The Full-Time Heroes

The Full-Time Heroes

Let me tell you a short story. This morning I saw this woman “walking” a girl, who I assume is her daughter, to school. The uneven road was making it difficult for her to get traction on her wheelchair, and her daughter had crossed the […]

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Okyeame Kwame at Ashesi

The Rap Doctor

Officially one of my favorite photos of 2013. I owe immense appreciation to Ghanaian musicians, Okyeame Kwame and Obour for coming to speak at Ashesi University yesterday. Humble, friendly duo. We don’t often hear musicians share raw wisdom on leadership and social change, and these two made me appreciate […]

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Photo: Spider attacks fly


“The spider’s web: She finds an innocuous corner in which to spin her web. The longer the web takes, the more fabulous its construction. She has no need to chase. She sits quietly, her patience a consummate force; she waits for her prey to come […]

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Photo: Apple note to all new employees

Welcome to Apple

The Huffington Post shared this note that Apple gives to all new employees, posted by Instagram user “M”. It reads: There’s work and there’s your life’s work. The kind of work that has your fingerprints all over it. The kind of work that you’d never […]

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Photo: The Gwumah Macbook

Good Design Makes You Happy

I take a lot of flak for my bias towards anything Apple; I am learning to take it better these days. My argument has always been simple: Apple has clever marketing, but its real strength is in the beauty of its tech and marketing design, […]

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Photo: Love me like a Child

Love Me Like A Child

Allow me to trust foolishly, believing that everyone is good at heart. Allow me to cry when it goes wrong; I’m a man but hug and console me. Give me a chance to play, and not have a worry in the world.