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How Nadeen Matthews Is Learning From Disappointment and Why Other Women Can

Nadeen Matthews, Chief Digital and Marketing Officer, NCB Group was the only Caribbean national named among the Young Global Leaders Class of 2017. Nadeen is the youngest female executive at the largest financial services institution and publicly traded corporation in Jamaica – the National Commercial Bank. The company also has business in Trinidad & Tobago, […]

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Achieving Sustainable Gender Equality Requires Behaviour Change

The Jamaican Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange has said that what is required to achieve gender equality is men and women working side-by-side to create societies that provide equal enjoyment of the socially valued goods, opportunities, resources and rewards. Minister Grange said that achieving sustainable gender equality required “behaviour […]

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When Women Are Excluded From Top Leadership They Are Denied Power To Make A Difference In The World

Jamaica’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Denzil Thorpe, says the Government is taking steps to achieve greater gender equity in the society, particularly with regards to leadership positions. “It is urgent that we address this situation of women’s leadership, because it is clear that when women are excluded, by […]

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Hiring Right – Office Perks Fade, Attention to Personnel Doesn’t

With today’s low unemployment rate and skilled employees in high demand, it’s difficult to attract and retain outstanding employees at almost any level and of any age. It’s especially difficult finding and keeping those who represent the largest segment of the workforce–millennials. Part of the problem is that potential employees have a pretty clear insight […]

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A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

Success arises when opportunity meets preparation, and for Kristine Thompson, being a good parent and becoming the business owner of the Chuck E Cheese’s franchise in Trinidad, this was an opportunity in her continued path to being a great parent. Her natural business sense and past experience in the corporate industry allowed her to integrate […]

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A Partnership With Choice Business Solution Was A Natural Decision – Stewart

Two of Jamaica’s most enterprising and entrepreneurial females, sharing a similar vision and mission, have agreed to partner to provide better care to Jamaicans. Angels4U Homecare Limited Founded three years ago by Managing Director Jacqueline Stewart and Choice Business Solutions headed by Janet Smythe-Currie have formalised their partnership agreement which is expected to result in […]

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Unleashing the Greatness Within : Elevating the Organizational MIND!!!

Envision leading an organization where a fourth of the employees are totally turned off by their jobs, at least half of the employees do just enough to get by, and only the remaining 25 percent are enthusiastic. Do you think such an organization can survive, but more importantly, will such an organization thrive? Do you […]

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Time for a ROWE; a Results-Only Work Environment

“Most of us believe that the best way to motivate ourselves and others is with external rewards like money, the carrot-and-stick approach. That’s a mistake. The secret to high performance and satisfaction, at work, at school, and at home, is the deeply human need to direct our own lives, to learn and create new things, and to do better by ourselves and our world.”

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Stories of Inspiration: Retired ICAJ Member, Mrs. Patricia Reid-Waugh Shares Her Life’s Journey

ICAJ congratulates its retired member, the multitalented and multifaceted, Mrs. Patricia Reid-Waugh, on her most recent successes in the literary arts. Her performance of Miss Lou’s ‘Dry Foot Bwoy’ and her own poem ‘Me An Me Jacob’ earned her a Gold Medal in the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s (JCDC) Speech Competition (Jamaican Language Poetry) in […]

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