Category: metinking

Reinvigorating Our Talawah Factor

Reinvigorating Our Talawah Factor

One of our rarely heard but insightful proverbs states Wan finga can’t kill louse This proverb challenge our sense of collaboration and cooperation. In this our 51st year of independence, we have lots of...

Is this Jamaican the Usain Bolt of Value Creation?

Is this Jamaican the Usain Bolt of Value Creation?

Let’s face it, we idolize Usain Bolt. We can remember where we were when he blazed into atlethic immortality last August in London. I was travelling into the hills of St. Catherine to visit...

Pinch me twice, breakthrough on crime reduction happening in Jamaica?

Pinch me twice, breakthrough on crime reduction happening in Jamaica?

I went to the event with the hope of a stage 4 cancer patient going to a faith healer. My presence was driven more by obligation and catching up with the regulars who frequent...

Novel Funding Means for a Novel

Novel Funding Means for a Novel

It has been said that necessity is the mother of invention. In a tough economic environment where raising funds to power our dream is as prevalent as pretty of a crow. Banks have ridiculous...

Lawd, How do we get Jamaica on the right list?

Lawd, How do we get Jamaica on the right list?

I am definitely a sucker for reports especially those dealing with trends. I was settling in wowing and awing about this report on the impact of mobile technology and then I came to page...

Ingredients for a new Jamaican Success Stew

Ingredients for a new Jamaican Success Stew

50 years minus one years ago when the independent Jamaica was a mere baby, the gust of freedom was blowing in many places. Other nations were also sensing the gust of freedom from colonial...

The Secret Sauce of Jamaica 2.0 – Part 1

The Secret Sauce of Jamaica 2.0 – Part 1

Recently, I was invited to lend my expertise in digital technologies to help combat some damming condemnation at a long-term Caribbean celebration. This annual event attracted over 400K people and generated millions of dollars...

Luckiest Jamaicans outside of Jamaica?

Luckiest Jamaicans outside of Jamaica?

Happy St. Patty’s day and the luck of the Irish to you! Ireland has a growing community of Jamaicans who are making Ireland their away home. First, let us get a bead on Ireland....

An Old Secret Sauce Of Jamaicans we Need to Revisit

An Old Secret Sauce Of Jamaicans we Need to Revisit

Dreams and visions are what give us hope and purpose in life. All the important moments of our lives whether it is education achievement, a home, a wedding, a church building, a funeral needed...

What Does Jamiacan Diana McCauly, Charles Dickens, and Mark Twain have in Common?

What Does Jamiacan Diana McCauly, Charles Dickens, and Mark Twain have in Common?

Quick!! Which books shaped your moral sensitivities in high school? Sure the Bible of course, but were there other authors whose work fired your imagination and caused you to read by flashlight or a...