#CitiTrends S03 Ep 21: Working remotely in Ghana

Show Promos 10Between 2012 and 2016, the share of employees who spend 80% or more of their time working remotely grew from 24% to 31%, according to a survey from Gallup.

That is how incredible the issue of working remotely is.

What is the situation in Ghana? Should we be considering it? Why have we not started already?

My guest for this week, Derrick Kwaku Dankyi (@dkdankyi) is the Co founder and brain behind logiciel Limited, a software Company that has successfully deployed locally developed  financially solution to over 300 financial institutions in Ghana.

We also speak about Social Media Week Ghana and what the benefits of getting everyone connected are.

Enjoy the show.

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#CitiTrends S03 Ep20: Leadership in the tech space in Ghana

Show Promos-18Leadership is at the heart of every business especially technology businesses. From the position of start up to a full blown business, leadership either makes or breaks any commercial entity.

What does it mean to groom the right kind of leadership in the tech space in Ghana. How strong is the leadership training?

My guest was Nana Araba Koomson, a social entrepreneur and the founder of Ethic Digital, a digital agency in the UK that helps charities and social enterprises maximise the impact they make using digital technology.

Enjoy.

#CitiTrends S03 Ep19: How free is Free Basics from Facebook

Show Promos-17My guest on the show this week is Kofi Yeboah who is a Ghanaian blogger with a deep interest in internet freedom and social entrepreneurship.

He, in collaboration with colleagues at Global Voices conducted research on Facebook’s Free Basics app and had some very interesting discoveries to share.

The big question was, ‘how free is the free basics?’.

There was news about a Korba app and also some info about some iphone thieves.

Interested?

Take a listen.