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  • Broken for use

    “Broken for Use is a moving, intimate memoir which takes you on a truly tumultuous journey with Rev’d Akua. By the time you complete the journey from her early days in school, through the various turns in her life that finally bring her to the priesthood, you feel as though you have experienced many lifetimes. She tells her story as it is, straight and unadorned.


    ‘A gripping story of a Middle Class Ghanaian girl’s journey from an angst-ridden childhood, through a riotous and bare-knuckled struggle to professional excellence and to an Anglican priest, told with remarkable candour. Reverend Akua manages to hold the attention of her reader by enlisting you as part of the story she is telling and she doesn’t let go till the very last page.’ – ELIZABETH OHENE – Journalist, BBC Africa Service.

    Rev. Akua Ofori-Boateng is an Anglican priest and is the Founder of Aequitas, a faith-based foundation which seeks to transform lives by infusing the love of Christ into social imbalances.

  • Confessions of a Real Estate Entrepreneur: What It Takes to Win in High-Stakes Commercial Real Estate.

    A front row seat into the world of high-stakes commercial real estate investing.
    “A must-read book” one of the best real estate investment books I have ever read. On my scale of 1 to 10, this unique book rates an off-the-charts 12.” —Robert Bruss

    Confessions of a Real Estate Entrepreneur is for the individual who is ready to get serious about investing. Not a rah-rah or get-rich-quick book, this book is for someone who is prepared to think about what he or she wants to accomplish. James Randel provides the how and why.

    James Randel has been a successful investor and educator for 25 years. He teaches investing through stories and anecdotes “ bringing to the limelight not just his successes (and there are some amazing stories of these) but also his mistakes. His candor is instructive and entertaining. It is said that “those who can, do, and those who can’t, teach.” James Randel is a rare exception as he is both a highly successful investor as well as an excellent teacher. As said by Jeff Dunne, Vice Chairman of the largest real estate company in the world, CB Richard Ellis: “I’ve tracked Jimmy’s incredible run of successful real estate investments for 20 years and more recently invested very profitably with him. His new book is a must read for anyone interested in real estate investing.”

    If you are tired of the “same old, same old” and prepared to play in the big leagues, this book is calling your name. (20061208).

    Author(s): James A. Randel.

    Publisher: McGraw-Hill, Year: 2005.

    ISBN: 0071467939,9780071467933,9780071621168

  • Determined To Do More

    Determined to do more is a riveting autobiographical account of one of Ghana’s foremost Marketing personalities. It tells the story of how George N. K. Andah, moved from studying biochemistry at the undergraduate level to making great impacts in the marketing sphere of the Ghanaian economy. From his work at Media Majigue, through to his work at Guinness Ghana, SSB, MTN, Airtel and Glo, to becoming a Member of Parliament (MP) and a Minister of State, George N. K. Andah carries the reader through the power of focus, persistence, and determination.

    Is it worthwhile to leave a very respectable corporate profession to get involved in active politics? Determined to do more takes you through the journey of how one man sacrificed it all just so he can serve his people. The book gives a first-hand account of the ails and aches of Ghanaian politics and public service.

  • Rob Milne: A Tribute to a Pioneering AI Scientist, Entrepreneur and Mountaineer

    Rob Milne was a remarkable man. He died of a heart attack on the 5th of June 2005 while climbing Mount Everest in Nepal. Milne (48) lived an active life: combining his three ‘careers’ seemingly effortlessly. He was a hi-tech entrepreneur, an AI researcher and a passionate mountaineer. Mount Everest was last on his list of the highest summits on each continent. He was only 400 meters from the top when he died.

    This publication commemorates and celebrates the life of Rob Milne. It covers all facets of Rob Milne’s life and contains contributions by the people who have known him well and pay tribute to his life and his legacy. Rob Milne is survived by his wife Val and his two children Alex and Rosemary. After he died, his wife said in a radio interview: “Rob died at the top, doing what he loved.”

    Author(s): A. Bundy and S. Wilson, Editors

    Series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications 139

    Publisher: IOS Press, Year: 2006

    ISBN: 9781586036393,1-58603-639-4