Blog

13
Dec

5 Books That Changed the Course of my Life

It is said that a mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimension and from my own experiences, I find that the saying holds true. A little over three years ago, I made a commitment to personal and professional development which led me to reading over 30 books across various topics to-date. Most were good, but some – particularly these

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21
Aug

Jermaine Henry: Jamaica’s “Wiz” in Agricultural Innovation

Meet Jermaine Henry: A Globetrotter, Entrepreneur Extraordinaire, and a Millennial CEO, Jermaine “Wizzy” Henry is staying true to his personal mantra, “Nuff tings fi gwaan!” by leaving his indelible mark on Jamaica’s tech agricultural scene. His entrepreneurial spark was ignited when he became a member of UTech’s Club Billionaire during his time as a student of the school and credits entrepreneurship

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28
Mar

Dear New Me… A Letter From Your Old Self

Journal Entry #2: Dear New Me…   Dear New Me… You have a long, hard journey ahead of you. This journey is called “entrepreneurship” and it’s not going to be an easy road, so don’t expect it to be. There will be periods where it will get so difficult that you’ll want to retreat, but you mustn’t. You made a promise to yourself

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28
Mar

Unemployment, Depression… Entrepreneurship?

Friday, March 28, 2014, 6:27pm – This was when I walked away from everything I knew, everything that was certain, everything that was easy, and boldly out into the unknown and uncertain. Though my journey into entrepreneurship began long before this date and time (I’ve started a myriad of hustles since age 12), this was when I made the decision and

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18
Feb

Gordon Swaby: Millennial Entrepreneur on a Mission

Meet Gordon Swaby: A PSOJ 50UnderFifty awardee, and the man behind one of the Caribbean’s most innovative company, EduFocal, Gordon Swaby is a millennial entrepreneur on the fast track and shows no sign of slowing down anytime soon. His Twitter bio states, “Always an employer, never an employee”, and has always remained true to these words. At around age 15 or 16, when most of his peers were

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