Jamaicanexpansion.com 125x125 banner
welcome to Jamaicanexpansion.com
Business

Business

Sports

Sports

Health

Health

Education

Education

Inspirational

Inspirational

Culture

Culture

Technology

Technology

Society

Society

Arts

Arts

Housing

Housing

Environment

Environment

Agriculture

Agriculture

Media

Media

Travel Experience

Travel Experience


Select Category :      

 

Redeveloping downtown Kingston

posted by Focused on December 6, 2011 @ 5:06 pm in MEDIA

 

Downtown Kingston's redevelopment was discussed in today's Gleaner. Architect Al Edwards expressed his views on the matter. Please read the article here to learn more about his interesting ideas.

 

 

 

 

Diaspora business leader recognized in Jamaica

posted by Focused on December 6, 2011 @ 4:03 am in MEDIA

 

New York-based Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill CEO Lowell Hawthorne recently received the 2010 Jamaica Observer Business Leader Award. Please read more about it here.   I like the fact that nominees included Jamaicans from both Jamaica and the Diaspora. Regardless of where they are

 

 

 

 

Usain Bolt remembers one of his most influential teachers

posted by Focused on December 5, 2011 @ 3:01 pm in MEDIA

 

The BBC recently reported on the instrumental role that Usain Bolt's PE teacher Lorna Thorpe has played in his life. It's a beautiful story of a teacher to whom teaching is truly a vocation and of a former student who remembers a mentor. Please read the article and watch the video here.

 

 

 

 

New IAAF rule opens door to more sponsorship opportunities for athletes

posted by Focused on December 5, 2011 @ 2:34 pm in MEDIA

 

Marketwatch.com reports that a new IAAF rule could play a key role in boosting the earnings of track athletes. The rule, scheduled to come into effect on January 12, 2012, will "allow two logos on an athlete’s uniform, that of the manufacturer and another sponsor...". Having more than one sponsor

 

 

 

 

Approaching investing as a marathon, not a sprint

posted by Focused on December 5, 2011 @ 6:12 am in MEDIA

 

Forbes.com recently published an interesting article in which it painted the metaphor of  investing being a marathon as opposed to a sprint. According to the author, investing seems like less of a gamble when it is stretched out over a longer period of time. Please read the article here. 

 

 

 

 

Animation and outsourcing opportunities for Jamaica

posted by Focused on December 1, 2011 @ 4:28 am in MEDIA

 

Yesterday's Jamaica Observer published an interesting article on how Jamaica can benefit from the global animation animation industry via outsourcing. Please read it here.

 

 

 

 

More Jamaican products likely to hit Swiss supermarket shelves

posted by Focused on December 1, 2011 @ 3:56 am in MEDIA

 

Yesterday's gleaner reported on a showcase held by Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) in Geneva. It gave representatives of various Jamaican food and beverage companies to present their products to different Swiss stores.  Please read the article here.   This is good news since the

 

 

 

 

Jamaicans urged to buy more local foods

posted by Focused on November 30, 2011 @ 11:17 am in MEDIA

 

Today's Gleaner contains an interesting article in which it reports on Senator Norman Grant's urging of Jamaicans to buy local food and to think about ways of producing imported foods locally. Please read it here. Such a message can't be stated enough! 

 

 

 

 

Capitalizing on sports as a nation

posted by Focused on November 30, 2011 @ 5:26 am in MEDIA

 

A few months ago, the Gleaner published a video of a presentation made by sports management and communications consultant Carole Beckford. She addresses important issues regarding opportunities for Jamaica to capitalize on sports. Please watch the video below for more insight.

 

 

 

 

Yoga in prisons: Rehabilitation and Rehumanization

posted by Focused on November 28, 2011 @ 4:07 pm in MEDIA

 

What can yoga do for an environment where violence and anger dominate? One of the first benefits of yoga is the sense of peace that it provides to those who practice it. Time Magazine recently produced an informative report about a yoga teacher and the effects of his class on some inmates within the San

 

 

 

  First page  Previous page  1  2  3   Next page  >>  Last page    Go to Page Articles per Page.

 

 

Jamaicanexpansion.com 125x125 banner
Jamaicanexpansion.com 125x125 banner
Copyright © 2009 ONSORA. All rights reserved.