Introducing The Flint

Emmanuel Quartey
Feb 23, 2017 · 2 min read

Hello there!

This is Emmanuel — creator of the publication on Medium — and if you’re receiving this message it means that at one point you followed the publication to receive my “tiny observations on product design, product management, and product marketing.”

Thank you for hopping on board!

I’m writing to let you know about a new Medium publication I recently launched.

It’s called The Flint, and it’s a magazine that believes that Africa has a lot of new knowledge to teach the world about how and why technology gets made, distributed, and used.

(Yes, knowledge *beyond* mobile money 👀)

If this sounds intriguing, kindly consider subscribing here to receive new stories in your inbox: 🙌

What kinds of stories can you expect from The Flint?

  1. A restaurant in Accra keeps 6,000 of its best customers coming back using WhatsApp — find out how:
  2. African digital media is more fascinating than many realize. Here’s a curation of the most interesting things happening in that space:

The launch announcement goes into a lot more detail about why I’m working on this:

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Warm regards,
Emmanuel ❤️

Product Notes

Small observations on product design, product management, and product marketing.

Emmanuel Quartey

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Curious about media, marginalia, and how thoughts become things (and vice versa). Head of Growth at Paystack.

Product Notes

Small observations on product design, product management, and product marketing.