Home SME Enterprise Leadership Conversations

Leadership Conversations

The Power Of Your Social Imprint – The Nipsey Hussle Model

“The value of our lives is not determined by what we do for ourselves. The value of our lives is determined by what we do for others.” – Simon Sineck On the morning of April 1, 2019, I woke up to the breaking news on social media and the major news networks of the death […]

#1 Dianna Blake-Bennett General Manager Salada Foods Jamaica Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Jamaica Main Market CEO By US$ % Change in Profit after Tax

How To Innovate Yourself With These 7 Useful Steps

 “Personal innovation is the act of making a change in your life with the aim of making your world a better place” – Jeffery Baumgartner.   Over the last 10 years, much of my work focused on organizational innovation. Now it is time to turn the spotlight on personal innovation. Like organizations, individuals need to innovate. Innovation is about […]

#1 Dianna Blake-Bennett General Manager Salada Foods Jamaica Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Jamaica Main Market CEO By US$ % Change in Profit after Tax

My Vision Is For Our Judiciary To Be The Best In The Caribbean Region And Among The Best In The World

Good evening Jamaica. I am Bryan Sykes, your Chief Justice. When I took the oath of office, one year ago, it was with a deep sense of gratitude and humility. I understood the complexity, as well as the magnitude of the work that needed to be done to transform the judicial arm of government with […]

State of the MSME Sector in CARICOM – Prospects for the Future

Jamaica’s Pattern Of Studying, Consulting, Re-Consulting And Updating Its Studies, Have Impeded The Country’s Own Progress.

“To our mind, the country (Jamaica) has a stable and encouraging macro-economic framework, the building blocks of which were established in the previous Administration and which have been carried through during the current Administration. It is worth repeating that the predictability of a low inflation rate, the relative stability of the exchange rate, the progressive […]

Jamaica Economic Review 2018-2019

Understanding Personal Achievement And The Principles Of Success

Napoleon Hill, best known for penning the book, Think and Grow Rich, spent his life studying personal achievement and the principles of success. Hill’s work is considered the cornerstone to what has become the modern field of motivation. Hill’s more than fifty years of research is the basis for much of the self-improvement literature on […]

#1 Dianna Blake-Bennett General Manager Salada Foods Jamaica Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Jamaica Main Market CEO By US$ % Change in Profit after Tax

Wisynco Group Signals Organic Growth Strategy With Existing Brands and Expansion Of Manufacturing And Distribution Channels.

Chairman of The Wisynco Group Limited, William Mahfood, is signaling a growth strategy, which includes the organic growth of existing brands through the expansion of manufacturing and distribution channels. He also has a targeted approach to their export business, which now accounts for 1% of revenue, with a view of increasing this to more than […]

Paramount Trading Jamaica Reporting Improved Q1 Performance With Net Profit Before Taxes Of $17M Increasing By $8M Or 92%.

Increased Productivity Important In Staving Off Potential Inflationary Pressures

Minister without Portfolio in the Finance and the Public Service Ministry, Fayval Williams, is emphasising the importance of increased productivity in staving off potential inflationary pressures. She said that low productivity results in cost increases that flow through to product prices and thereby raised inflation. For a country, productivity growth is important because being able […]

Jamaica Economic Review 2018-2019

Kingston Wharves Is Focused On Its “Next Step Logistics” Strategy – Stephenson.

Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL), which is dubbed the leading multipurpose terminal operator in the Caribbean, also announced that it would take its investment in Jamaica’s logistics sector further. The company’s CEO, Grantley Stephenson, said that the port terminal and logistics provider would be expanding its near-port logistics facilities in Jamaica’s capital Kingston by developing a […]

State of the MSME Sector in CARICOM – Prospects for the Future

The Difference Between Depositing Money In Banks To Accumulate Low Commercial Rates And Buying Shares Of Commercial Banks As Clear As Black And White

President and CEO of Mayberry Investments Gary Peart is reportedly insisting that the climate couldn’t be better for accommodating investors, including Millennials and that the Jamaican economy was going in the right direction. Speaking at a Mayberry Investments Monthly Investor Forum last week in Kingston, Peart lamented that Jamaicans don’t believe that good things can […]

Jamaica Economic Review 2018-2019