Release of The Art of Failure

Have you experienced failures in your life? Is your startup business facing a downturn? Is your dream partner telling you she hates you? Don’t despair. Failure encages us all. Akhil, born with a plastic spoon in India, was specially designed for all failures life can bring. Growing up like everyone, the more he tried for success, the more he failed. Not until when he redefined his stupidity and started listening to his heart, his failures brought forth his keys to freedom and made him discover that ‘Failure encourages us all’.

Akhil Sharma’s new book release The Art of Failure is about his transformation from being a failure to the creator of the award-winning technique ‘The Art of Failure’. It talks about his technique, hidden in the form of an entertaining but true autobiographical story. It is helpful for everyone who wants to become a fearless failure warrior rather than being a usual success hunter.

Author, Entrepreneur and Innovator

Akhil Sharma a.k.a ‘The Failure Guy’ is a renowned award loosing entrepreneur, inventor and innovator. In his decade long career, ranging from being a mariner, selling credit cards to being a technologist, he is blessed to have failed almost every time. His lifelong mission is to make the human mind friendly to failure – a concept which stands in stark contrast to the general interest in success. In 2016, the United Nations and iCongo chose him for the Rex Karmaveer Chakra award and Global fellowship, and he is often called upon to talk about it for free on various platforms in India.

Click here to browse his book.


3-Day Health Courses With Veronica Fynn Bruey

3-Day Health Courses
Next Upcoming Courses: 23 November – 6 December 2017
Venue: Accra, Ghana

Taught by Veronica Fynn Bruey, PhD (c), LLB, an award-winning international interdisciplinary researcher in law, public health, science and psychology, the courses “Introduction to Public Health”, “Women Reproductive Rights” and “Women’s Health and Human Rights” will help participants to receive a deeper understanding of health challenges and gain the skills to engage in health promotion and advocacy.

Introduction to Public Health

This is an introductory course intended to introduce students to the multi-disciplinary aspects of public health. The course will provide a history of public health, an introduction to the core principles and competencies of public health, ethical and legal basis of public health, implementing, monitoring and assessing and carrying out health promotion education and wellness.

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Author Award Nomination

Tinzley Bradford has been nominated as Author of the Year and Orator of the Year in the Achi Magazine. View the Magazine’s site here:

Author, Speaker and Personal Dating Coach:

She has authored the book “AND YOU WANNA SEE MY FEET” with Flowers Publications based on her popular lifestyle blog. “The Settle-Free Dating Method is more than just a dating guide…This is a way to conquer your relationship life and make it fun, healthy” (Tinzley Bradford)

For years through her dating blog, “And You Wanna See My Feet” and her tell-it-like-it-is YouTube videos, she has helped single moms and single women get their love lives together. The relationship coach has also been seen giving single mom dating advice on “Dr. Drew’s on Call” TV show on HLN, The Single in Stilettos Show with Match Maker and Dating Coach Suzanne Oshima and her local media 11 Alive News in Atl. She has further been featured in articles such as Mommy Noire interviewed by Top Relationship Coach Abiola Abrams, Single in, Thoughtful Minds United and other blog post appearances.

Click here to browse her book.


DAFI Scholars’ Workshop 2016

Fifty-nine refugee students took part in the just ended DAFI Scholars’ Workshop 2016. Flowers School of Technology and Management in collaboration with UNHCR Ghana and Christian Council of Ghana hosted the two-day workshop in Accra, Ghana. Academic Affiliates from Volda University College, Norway, joined the faculty of Flowers School of Technology and Management in administering the workshop.

Leadership, Democracy and Entrepreneurship

This year’s training programme aimed at assisting individuals in developing and applying interconnected skills in leadership, democracy and entrepreneurship that are necessary for their own personal development and the betterment of their communities at home and abroad.

Annual Work Plan Meeting for 2016

Team MIB (the cool gentlemen in tie), Flowers’ Interns, pitched three fantastic innovation-driven business ideas on Wednesday 30 December 2015. The first MIB enterprise would kick-start on 15 January 2016, to be followed by the second business idea. The MIB’s presentation was featured as part of reviewing the Annual Work Plan (AWP) for 2016. The AWP also featured introducing the MIB to the Export Car business. These shall function under Flowers Innovation Global. We anticipate a busy 2016. Present at the AWP were Dr. David Ako Odoi, President; Mel Flowers, CFO; and Felix A. Afeti, Director of Business Development.