My Notes From Bozoma Saint John’s Masterclass at Women of Power Tech #WPTech

I triple booked myself this week. So many awesome summits happening and if this were pre-COVID I would have been forced to choose. Thankful that some are saving the recordings so I can catch the sessions I miss live. Conversations That Count on Wednesday at the Black Enterprise’s Women of Power Tech Summit was a …

My Notes From Bozoma Saint John’s Masterclass at Women of Power Tech #WPTech Read More »

The Single Parent Guide to Raising Caribbean Entrepreneurs

It’s been three years since I wrote Why Caribbean Parents Aren’t Raising the Next Mark Zuckerberg. I’ve come to the realization that I’m not either. There are mitigating factors. 😀 Three of my four children are now out of secondary school and in one way or the next they are all pursuing some type of …

The Single Parent Guide to Raising Caribbean Entrepreneurs Read More »

What Caribbean Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Tyler Perry Making Forbes’ Billionaire Ranking

Whether you are a fan of his work or not, you’ve got to admire the business savvy of media mogul Tyler Perry. Maddie Berg wrote in her September 1 article From Poor as Hell to Billionaire: How Tyler Perry Changed Show Business Forever – “The 51-year-old entertainer owns the entirety of his creative output, including …

What Caribbean Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Tyler Perry Making Forbes’ Billionaire Ranking Read More »

Rejecting Good for Great: Becoming the Caribbean Entrepreneur You Want To Be

Scroll through your timeline and you are sure to run across a meme that someone has shared declaring “there is greatness within you.” It’s true, there is. But how do we get the greatness to be manifested so we can do our best work? Another popular meme will tell you that this greatness you seek …

Rejecting Good for Great: Becoming the Caribbean Entrepreneur You Want To Be Read More »

One Thing Caribbean Consultants Must Stop Doing Now to Grow Their Business

January 1, 2014 found me returning full-time to working for myself. I’d left a government job that I really enjoyed and was able to make an impact in, to take a chance on what I wanted to do more, create my own work that would lead to financial empowerment for me and more Caribbean people. …

One Thing Caribbean Consultants Must Stop Doing Now to Grow Their Business Read More »

How to Get More Media Coverage and Exposure for Your Caribbean-Based Business

Recently, I watched a video on LinkedIn by Jason Feifer, Editor-in-Chief at Entrepreneur Magazine on how to get press for your business.  He said you should “approach a journalist the same way you’d approach a customer, investor, or potential partner. You have to understand what they are looking for first, so you can deliver it.” …

How to Get More Media Coverage and Exposure for Your Caribbean-Based Business Read More »