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June 8, 2019
The Ekow Mensah Fellowship Program

Call for Entries for the Ekow Mensah Fellowship Program Ends!

The month-long call for Entries for the maiden edition of the Ekow Mensah Fellowship Program ended on the 31st of May, 2019 with 91 applications from […]
April 26, 2019
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Entrepreneurship – A life-long pursuit like no other!

#TANOEFounderWrites – Entrepreneurship is like living a few years of your life like most people won’t so that you can spend the rest of your life […]
April 22, 2019
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Choose to be Happy Everyday!… you owe it to yourself darling!

Do it for yourself darling… no matter what it is, make sure you are doing it because you absolutely want to! This world cares less whether […]
April 21, 2019
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Happy Easter – Easter is meaningless without Forgiveness!

Happy Easter to you all. In this solemn season, let’s make it a point to bury the hatchet and forgive one another no matter how painful […]
January 28, 2019
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Finish Hard – January hasn’t ended yet!

Good morning Friends, welcome to the last week of the month of January. I am not sure how your month has gone but for me, it […]
January 20, 2019
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Looking for a job? Really?

I have realized in my years of providing HR & Business Growth support services to entrepreneurs that most people who say they want a JOB don’t […]
December 31, 2018
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36 Highlights of my Year 2018

This is my 3rd publication in the series of highlights of my just ended year. Started in 2016 with my 34 highlights and 2017 with my […]
September 18, 2018
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How close are you to giving up?

Welcome to My Business Tuesday – How close are you to giving up? This thing called Entrepreneurship is not a walk in the park. It is […]
September 17, 2018
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How do you avoid being taken for granted?

Welcome to Reality Check Monday – How do you avoid being taken for granted? Go where you are needed and appreciated. Life is too short to […]
September 14, 2018
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How alone are you in your relationship? #PillowTalkFriday

Welcome to Pillow Talk Friday – How alone are you in your relationship?   One of the worst tragedies in life is to be married and […]
September 13, 2018
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Welcome to Millionaire Thursday – What is your wealth plan?

So you want to be rich? That’s good! What’s the plan? Being rich or financially independent is not by accident, it comes about as a result […]
September 13, 2018
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You are a woman; so what?! Is that an excuse to stay mediocre and dependent?

Welcome to WomanRising Wednesday – What excuses are you still giving yourself? You are a woman; so what?! Is that an excuse to stay mediocre and […]
September 11, 2018
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Welcome to My Business Tuesday – Dear Entrepreneur, what price are you willing to pay for success in your business?

Dreaming of becoming an entrepreneur can be exciting, sometimes scary but quite an easy thing to do. Becoming an entrepreneur is relatively easy too. It is […]
September 10, 2018
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Welcome to Reality Check Monday – What are you really waiting for?

Do it or Don’t do it; both are up to you but the world will certainly not wait for you. So get on with it already! […]
September 10, 2018
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Welcome to My Business Tuesday. Today we focus on your business and ask the question; How happy are your clients?

For many of us entrepreneurs, our excitement comes from having breathtaking light bulb moments where we have and work on new ideas sometimes at the detriment […]
May 30, 2018
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Ekow Mensah named among Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana

Founder and CEO of Ekow Mensah Investments Group (EMI Group), Ekow Mensah has being named among the inaugural list of the 2018 Top 50 Young CEOs […]
April 26, 2018
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Many empowered at Ekow Mensah’s 2018 Igniting Dreams Conference

Award winning Entrepreneur, Author and Speaker, Ekow Mensah, who is also the founder of Torch Bearers’ Africa, has successfully hosted the second edition of his annual […]
February 10, 2018
Ebony Lessons

Ekow Mensah’s 20 Lessons learnt from the life & legacy of Ebony Reigns

Ebony died at 20 years old, pursued her music career for a little over 2 years, made history, got a nation mourning and left me with […]
December 31, 2017
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35 Highlights of my Year 2017 – Ekow Mensah

On 31st December, 2016, I started a tradition of writing about my highlights of the just ended year limiting it to the number of my age, […]
November 2, 2017
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Theodore Abiwu wins 2017 Emerging Speakers Challenge

Young Ghanaian speaker, Theodore Abiwu has been declared the winner of the first edition of Ghana’s public speaking competition for young upcoming speakers dubbed Emerging Speakers […]
September 27, 2017
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Students to benefit from entrepreneurial training – 30,000 To acquire coaching, mentoring techniques

The Africa Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) is building the capacities of students in the tertiary institutions on entrepreneurship to enable them to take enterprise development as […]
September 18, 2017
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Emerging Speakers Challenge – Week One (Orientation / First Presentation To Jury)

Succesful Contestants of the Emerging Speakers Challenge were oriented and made their first presentation to the Jury of the challenge last Saturday, September 16, 2017 At […]
September 14, 2017
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Being Named Amongst 100 Most Influential Africans

  “At the end of the day, it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about what you’ve done with those accomplishments. […]
September 7, 2017
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Ekow Mensah makes 2017 Most Influential Young Africans

Ekow Mensah, CEO of The African Network of Entrepreneurs has been named among the 2017 list of 100 Most Influential Young Africans. Prince Akpah, President of Africa Youth […]
August 25, 2017
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30 Shortlisted Candidates Announced for 2017 Emerging Speakers Challenge.

Ekow Mensah Consulting, organisers of Ghana’s first public speaking competition, Emerging Speakers Challenge has announced the 30 shortlisted candidates for the 2017 edition of the challenge. […]
August 25, 2017
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Video: Ekow Mensah Speaks at Africa Dialogues Conference

August 11, 2017
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Ekow Mensah empowers 2017 Youth Impact Workshop Participants

CEO of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE), Mr. Ekow Mensah, today  inspired and empowered participants of the 2017 Youth Impact Workshop which took place at […]
June 2, 2017
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Ekow Mensah to Speak at 2017 Africa Dialogues Conference

  Chairman of Ekow Mensah Investments and CEO of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE), Ekow Mensah has been announced among 18 speakers to speak at […]
May 23, 2017
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My 35 Lessons Learnt From Ekow Mensah’s Igniting Dreams Conference 2017

“Because you had a nightmare doesn’t mean you shouldn’t dream again”. Dreams are a succession of ideas, emotions, images and sensations that usually occur involuntarily in […]
April 11, 2017
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Ekow Mensah hosts the 1st Igniting Dreams Conference

On what would be a celebration of his 10 years of promoting entrepreneurship, impacting lives and igniting dreams of young people across Africa, Ekow Mensah, Chairman […]
February 13, 2017
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34 Highlights of my year 2016 – Ekow Mensah

2016 has been an eventful year for me indeed. Despite its ups and downs, this year has been by far my most exciting but exceedingly busy […]
May 8, 2016
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The Day I met Prince Edward & Lord Paul Boateng

I can’t wait to tell you all about what God is blessing me with this year. Let’s start with my meeting with Lord Paul Boateng, Britain’s first black Cabinet minister and the first British-Ghanaian to sit in the House of Lords at the British Council Ghana, same day I met Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, the youngest of four children and the third son of Queen Elizabeth II.
May 7, 2016
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When Africans Thrive, Africa Thrives!

I just finished watching this video by Mallence Bart-Williams at Tedx Berlin and it’s made me sad and mad all over again because what she said has been said before but the awakening is overwhelming indeed. WHEN WILL AFRICA BE TRULY LIBERATED AND FREE TO MAKE FULL USE OF THE VAST RESOURCES WE ARE BLESSED WITH?
May 6, 2016
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The Pursuit of Happiness…at Lekma Polyclinic

Happiness is a word known by many but truly experienced by few. I spent sometime with the staff of Lekma Polyclinic talking about the pursuit of Happiness, the indispensable need for them to pursue happiness at work, home and in life and the many benefits of living a truly happy and fulfilling life.
May 5, 2016
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My Encounter with Dr. William Okyere-Frempong

His humility is out of this world. I was sitting my corner somewhere minding my own business after I had been turned down from attending TedxAccra because I had no invitation. Then I was approached by this honourable man who looked familiar but I wasn’t sure who he was initially.
May 4, 2016
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My name is Ekow Mensah and I’m not a Terrorist!

My Name is Khan for the 3rd time and for each time I have been drawn to tears and plunged into a state of deep thinking about the very essence of existence. So many life lessons to learn and so many truths to admit. Permit me to share 5 with you.
May 4, 2016
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Don’t take your Earthly Angels for granted!!!

Hello Dear Friends; hope you are all enjoying your holiday. I have something on my heart I want to share with us all. In this life; many will not like you sometimes for no reason, other times out of jealousy or envy and even..