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Do Young Immigrants still Dream?

Do Young Immigrants still Dream?

January as a youth was a bitter sweet time for me. The glory of Christmas with the holiday traditions, new toys, and of course the visit of my parents from the states made the...

Making 2011 a Smashing Success!

Making 2011 a Smashing Success!

I figure is I shared my 2011 planning sheet; I will have a higher level of accountability.  I will ask my accountability partner to return my 2010 goal sheet and start my planning with...

On the 11th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

On the 11th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

Have you selected a core value to promote in 2011? Take a look at listening as the core value for yourself, your family, your company or anyone of your associations. Being a good listener...

On the 10th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

On the 10th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

The continued global economy misery is a force that is shredding the bond of neighborliness in ever increasing ways. Countries are becoming more nationalistic and cooperation across nation boundaries is receding. Well on the...

On the 8th. day of Christmas, A Jamaican gave to me…

On the 8th. day of Christmas, A Jamaican gave to me…

Persistence: You can bounce back from a setback Perhaps the biggest setback we faced as a team in 1988 was the crash on the third run of the four-man competition – it was seen...

On the 7th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me..

On the 7th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me..

The Invisible Gift of Social Responsibility: “Time” Everyone gives in their own way. Some people give through financial donation. Some people give through giving away their old clothing. On the other hand, some people...

On the 6th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

On the 6th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

In November of 1957, Harry Belafonte sung his way into the heart of the world with the carol, Mary’s Boy Child. This carol was number one for seven weeks, and was on the music...

On the 5th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

On the 5th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

As a Minority Woman Owned Small Business Entrepreneur operating in a male dominated service area the challenges are numerous. However, as a child of Jamaican parents who taught me the meaning of willpower, discipline,...

On the 3rd. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

On the 3rd. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

In recent years Christmas has been hijacked by commercialism. For Christians it is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. Many non-Christians celebrate Christmas too as a family time for sharing and showing...