Jamaica can leverage the “Suds Summit” by ….

The much anticipated spud summit have  occurred without much perceived movement in further human understanding. Well, the only foreign influence planned was a tall mug of Red Stripe beer. Although advertised as such, the professor decided to go with Samuel Adams, from the  local New England brewery instead.  This just added to a tough week […]
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The Jamaican Magazine that trumps Oprah’s O, Essence & Ebony in Yard Content

 There is disappointment in the air for some as Red Stripe may not be allowed at the upcoming Brew Peace Summit.  It is the beer of choice of Prof. Gates, however, foreign beers are not allowed at the Whitehouse. . But there is great news!  The latest edition of JamaicanEats is out!   . You […]
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Does the Jamaican Brand need Some Serious Spit Shining? – Part 1

The Jamaican national motto is ‘Out of Many One People’, based on the population’s multi-racial roots. The motto is represented on the Coat of Arms, showing a male and female member of the Taino tribe standing on either side of a shield which bears a red cross with five golden pineapples. The crest shows a […]
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Vote Now!, Vote Early & Often

No, I am  not from Chicago, but here is a chance to boast the Jamaican economy. You have seen that Roaming Gnome. He’s trying to decide between Jamaica, Cancun and Hawaii.  You can help him choose.  Click here to Vote Jamaica!  www.votetravelocity.com Should Jamaica be chosen the winner, the Roaming Gnome will jet off to […]
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Could this be as significant as the Celebrated Moon Walk?

This week, we celebrate the 40th year of that glorious moon walk.  While it is good to reflect, a perilous future confronts our near term journey. It calls for new innovation, new pioneering to provide our economy with high octane fuel.  For this to happen, the underutilized human  potential need to be energized and new […]
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Miss Jamaica , April Jackson reflects on her Great Year

Henry Wotton made this infamous statement many moons ago. “An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country”. Well, Wotton did not consider the positive impact on a honest woman such as April Jackson.  In April of 2008 April Jackson captured the title of Miss Jamaica Universe, and have used this […]
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Are These on Your Interview Prep Cheat Sheet?

Maybe you were laid off, or finished your schooling, and here you are trying  your best to secure that interview .  After working your network, and exercising all your skills, you have an opportunity to show your stuff.  How you you make the most of the interview opportunity? . I have compiled a list of […]
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A Jackson 5 – A different Means of Remembering

Here we are on the threshold of an event that will surpass the magnitude and scope of Princess Di’s funeral. I remember her funeral well, as I found myself in London the day after Di’s funeral, and the swell of emotion was  just overwhelming.  Mother Teresa has also died that same week, and I was […]
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My Reflection on the 4th of July

 Even with the generosity of the Reggae genre ,singing does not rise to the top tier of my talent bank.  So it is easy for me to refuse the invitation of join a choir, especially the grievance choir.  Yes, the grievance choir whose music sheet only comprise the down notes of the US experience with […]
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