Ghanaian Business Mogul McDan Reveals Odd Jobs He Did Before Getting Rich

Ghanaian Business Mogul McDan Reveals Odd Jobs He Did Before Getting Rich

  • Ghanaian businessman and entrepreneur Dr Daniel McKorley has made some interesting revelations that have inspired many
  • The business mogul, in a Facebook post, revealed that he did several odd jobs before getting to where he is today
  • McDan said that he once sold bofloat, was a bus conductor and a labourer at construction sites in order to make a living

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see News on your News Feed!

Dr Daniel Mckorley, popularly known as Mc Dan, celebrated his birthday on 16th June 2022. During the memorable day, he took the opportunity to motivate people as he celebrated an additional year of his life.

He shared a video of his speech at the McDan Entrepreneurship challenge finals in 2020.

Dr Daniel Mckorley
Photo: Dr Daniel Mckorley Source: drdanielmckorley
Source: Instagram

In the video, he narrated what he went through to get to the position he currently is in today. He narrated how he did a lot of menial jobs in a bid to make ends meet. He said:

Read also

Kind Ghanaian YouTuber Wode Maya donates sewing machines to school in Ho: Social media praises him

Starting from the streets of Labadi as a young man. Selling Kersone and bofloat. I was once a driver's mate. Accra to Madina route. I was once a pupil-teacher. I was once a construction labourer if you can carry blocks than me then you are strong. But today God has given me something special and I am sharing with the next generation

PAY ATTENTION: Enjoy reading our stories? Join's Telegram channel for more!

He shared the inspiring footage on a celebratory day to motivate people not to give up. Captioning the post, he said:

My past has not defined me, or destroyed me, or deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me and allowed me to build impactful businesses.

Brief Biography Of McDan

Dr Daniel Mckorley is a business magnate and CEO of McDan Group of Companies. His company, McDan shipping, is a conglomerate with expertise in transportation and logistics.

Read also

Meet young KNUST engineering graduate now earning income through social media

It is one of the biggest logistics companies in Africa and has presence in over 2000 countries across the globe.

Mckorley, grew up in La-Accra and faced various challenges growing up. Due to the unavailability of funds he had to drop out of the university.

He has now acquired an Executive Masters in Business Administration (EMBA) and a Certificate in Entrepreneurship, both from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration.

He is a Multi-millionaire and one of the wealthiest people in Ghana.

Home People PEOPLE Graduate Shares Inspiring Story, Reminds People to Persevere: “It Took Me 8 Years to Finish a 4 Year Degree”

In other news, previously published an article about an inspiring man.

While finishing his degree four years later than he expected, Dakalo Muluvhu is still grateful and proud of his journey.

Sharing his story on the Facebook page Varsity World, the young man reminded people that anything is possible. Many people were blown away by Dakalo’s story and flooded the comment section with heartfelt messages.

PAY ATTENTION: check out news exactly for YOU ➡️ find "Recommended for you" block and enjoy!


Geraldo Amartey avatar

Geraldo Amartey (Entertainment Editor) Geraldo Amartey is an Entertainment Editor at He pursued a degree in linguistics at the University of Ghana and graduated in 2020. He has over three years of experience in journalism. Geraldo's professional career in journalism started at the Ministry Of Information, where she worked as a writer. You can reach out to her at

Online view pixel