Category Archives: Caribbean

Workplace Entitlement

Annually, in some society, there’s always the discussion on entitlement in the workplace. Unions, Management, Staff, and the Public all have their varying opinions. The thing is, it seems like everyone has more say than the actual stakeholders. In some … Continue reading

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Hurray for the second chance!

If you’ve been in business long enough or if you’ve ever attended a sales seminar; you would have heard you never get a second chance to make a good first impression. It is something that participants have swallowed hook line … Continue reading

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Are cluster businesses the emerging business model in small economies?

Businesses have evolved over the past 20 years at an alarming rate. There has been massive growth, then downsizing, then retooling, and new the renewed, revised, and evolving entrepreneurship. Business has been changing at such a rate that there are … Continue reading

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Caribbean Tourism – Are we business ready?

Just today I was doing some work on the computer when a post came in from a friend. It showed a rough day at work; to say they’re picturesque is an understatement. However they got me thinking. During that process … Continue reading

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The pinnacle of a business

When you think about it, why do we get out of bed to do this thing called business? Is there a measure of satisfaction derived? Is it fear of the unknown? What is the driving force? Some entities continue to … Continue reading

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Ghanaian millionaire quits Microsoft to build university that Educates young Africans | RisingAfrica.org

This article is why we need to push that much harder to ensure that quality leaders are developed. http://www.risingafrica.org/success-stories/business/ghanaian-millionaire-quits-microsoft-to-build-university-that-educates-young-africans/ Read more […]

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The business isles

Business@IslandTime is dedicated to showing that business in the islands are not always laid back, near the beach, sipping coconuts. We actually get to do real business; and not all of it is tourism related. Many people know about the … Continue reading

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How To Get A Small Business Loan Without Collateral – Small Business Blog

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Corporate life can be hard on the feet

When you are at the end of your day, your feet can have you feeling fatigued among other things. This happens for both men and women who are in punishing shoes all day long. Many sacrifice function for style and … Continue reading

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customer service standard certification | AWARDS & RECOGNITION

In the Caribbean, service is what makes the difference to a region with limited resources in other spheres. But why do we have to get an event to recognize this? It seems that many businesses within the Caribbean only pay … Continue reading

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