I am Shadrack Akrofi-Quarcoo (a.k.a. Kwabena Dartey). I am a trainee ‘Philosopher, Transformational Speaker, Author, Poet, Song writer, Teacher and Visionary.’ I hold First Degree in Economics/Philosophy from University of Ghana, Legon, Postgraduate certificate in Project Management from Graduate Institute of Management (GIM), and Certificates in Finance & Financial Markets, Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) and N.G.O Management from Cambridge Centre of Excellence (CCE).
I am the founder/Coach of the Gold Empire Foundation (GEF). I have had useful experience working with development oriented organizations as the United Nations (UN), African Rights Initiative International (ARII), Forever Living Products (FLP), Enterprise Life Assurance, just to mention a few.
My field of interest in my speaking/ creative writing career is in HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT (HCD). Through my Speaking, Teaching, Writing and Coaching career, I have helped several hundred YOUTHS to reach varying levels on the critical path of Human Capital Development. The critical path involves: (I) discovery (ii) developing (iii) maximizing (IV) Deploying or using, their endowments, talents/skills and abilities.
The language of early morning chirping birds
The scents of the precious adolescent flower
The charm of the soothing winds
The vigor of rushing waters across the watershed
(Cont’d from last week's article on ‘POVERTY’)
Later in the afternoon of October 11 1987, having had a memorable event, delivering lecture on subject ‘POVERTY AND THE MILLENNIAL YOUTH’, I was invited out for lunch by my host and family. I gladly honored the lunch invite, believing it would be a well-deserved outlet for relaxation.
On the fateful day of October 11, 1987 at 2:15 pm, I was scheduled to present a lecture to a teeming and diverse audience on the subject of ‘POVERTY AND THE MILLENNIAL YOUTH’.
Enjoy, all you who are love stricken, a little puzzle not meant to shutter yours muscles
For behold ‘in love’ you have fallen into the deep sleep of Adam, and would barely recover alone!