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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Countdown Has Begun

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Congratulations! You’ve crossed the finish line into the New Year! I hope it feels like a new beginning for you. Irrespective of the...

How to Clarify What Is My Purpose

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Clarifying ‘what is my purpose’ is one of the biggest contentions people grapple with. If you’ve ever thought about this, you can probably...

The DNA of A Legacy

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  As a youngster, I remember being mesmerized by a statement Bob Marley made in an interview at the height of his career....

Dignity – The Great Equalizer

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  This week’s topic is a bit of a departure from the traditional rhetoric of professional development. But it remains within the underpinning...

Guard Your Financial Well-Being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON If you were to have a financial check-up today where would you fall on the spectrum: healthy, in recovery/fragile or chronically impaired?...

Five Tips for Successfully Integrating Into the Canadian Job Market

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  In February I had the opportunity to attend the 13th annual Internationally Educated Professionals, (IEP) conference in Toronto. The one-day forum is...

The Genius of a #1 Car Salesman

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Frank Junior DaCosta arrived in Toronto from Jamaica newly wedded and eager to prove himself a good husband and an honourable man....

Thanksgiving and Modern Day Business

BY KEISHA JOHNSON We are in the season of Thanksgiving where traditionally we gather as family and friends to share a wholesome meal of turkey...

First Quarter Check In

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON We’ve come to the end of the first quarter of the year, a traditional checkpoint for your goals. How are you progressing...

Desert Principles

BY ASHTON COLLEGE Trading with dictators and autocratic regimes is slippery business. But in a world dependant on oil for everything from fuel for vehicles...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...