Five Marketing Strategies for Montserratian Businesses to Adopt in 2021

Discover Montserrat Editor and Business Strategist Nerissa Golden shares five things that local businesses should do to improve their marketing and increase revenue in 2021. If I asked you to tell me one ad you remember hearing on the local radio station what would it be? For me, it would be the Ashok Supermarket spot done by calypsonian/songwriter and radio

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Why You Need a Business Continuity Plan Now

Do you know what business continuity planning is and do you have a plan for your business? Before 2012, I had never heard the term business continuity. Not good for someone who works with entrepreneurs to help them start and grow businesses. If you were writing a business plan, there is a section on risks and usually it is filled

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I Am Featured in the New Women Going Global Book

Writing and publishing a book is a feat, whether it is the first time or the hundredth. I struggle with each book I write. Will I find the right words to say to get my message across? Will people receive it? The opportunity to be a part of a project that would tell my story and that of other women

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Get the 2021 Flourish Planner for Ladypreneurs

Hey Ladypreneurs, have you begun anticipating what is to come for you in 2021? I’m caught somewhere between wanting to put it off for as long as possible and knowing I need to at least have Day 1 sorted out. Well, this is a start. I’ve completed the 2021 Flourish Planner. The cover this year is a bright yellow sunflower.

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Being Fearless, Fierce and Fabulous

Last night, I jumped on a W.E. Get Together webinar hosted by Georgina Terry of Trinidad & Tobago. Her guest speaker was a mutual colleague of ours Reina Kolf, Sr. Human Potential Advisor, Coach, Author and Motivational Speaker from Suriname. The topic: “How to be Fearless, Fierce and Fabulous!” If you ever have the chance to meet or listen to

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Who Do You Need to Become to Have What You Desire Most?

Who do you need to become to achieve the goals you have set for your life and your business? I’m struggling with this question today. Let’s blame it on 2020 and say that this year is demanding we all step up and into the life we’ve been saying and dreaming about. It’s asking why are you waiting? Why won’t you

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Looking Back to Move Forward

I have missed out on opportunities because I didn’t believe enough in myself and my own value. (In photo: teaching a business lab to secondary school students in 2014.) I have had amazing experiences because I said yes even when I didn’t think I was ready. (In photo: Moments before speaking at the first Inspiring Women Entrepreneurs Forum for the

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Caribbean Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Caribbean business podcasts are a thing. It’s International Podcast Day and I would be remiss if I didn’t share some of the people who are keeping me abreast of the trends and strategies in business today. As a writer, I can’t listen to people talking when I’m trying to write creatively. It’s quite okay if I’m taking notes as a

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