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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Inoculation Against Living in The Past

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Have you ever been in a conversation with someone who on every occasion pivots to the ‘good old days’?  Irrespective of the...

Five Tips to Preserve Your Mental Well-Being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Did you know that in any given week 500,000 employed Canadians are unable work because of mental health issues? That’s striking. And...

The Well-Oiled Machine and Hippocrates

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Over the summer I reconnected with an old friend I hadn’t seen for almost ten years. During her visit, she introduced me...

Building Your Business with Social Media

BY ASHTON COLLEGE Social media has become one of the key tools to help small businesses jumpstart their activity. It is a convenient, low-cost way...

Navigating the Cycles of Personal Well-being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Daily we engage in routine activities that make up our week, month and year. Some of us make and follow an intentional...

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?...

Finding Your Voice, Your Rite Of Passage

BY KEISHA JOHNSON One of our first guests on Living the Dream in Canada radio show shared of arriving in Canada as a shy teen...

Usain Bolt, Michael Jordan and the TCT

BY KEISHA JOHNSON You may have heard it said that success leaves clues and that when the student is ready the teacher appears. My teacher...

Turning Frustration into Solutions – The Ebby Rane Story

BY KEISHA JOHNSON I recently chatted with founder of Ebby Rane, a luxury luggage brand started by Canadian lawyer turned designer Sonja Salmon about carving...

Canada Lifts Visa Requirements with Mexico

BY ASHTON COLLEGE  The Three Amigos may have been in Ottawa last week for a political summit but for some, it was a fiesta for...

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...