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Festival Day is in the New Caribbean Christmas Anthology

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It is always great when you can make something old new again. In this case, one of my favourite poems from Islands Days is now featured in the new Caribbean Christmas Anthology just released by CaribbeanReads Publishers. Festival Day which highlights the dual celebration of Christmas and the cultural festival…

How Many Customers Does Your Business Really Need?

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No one is buying? The market’s just not big enough. Our population is too small. All of these are comments I hear regularly from business owners and people considering starting a business on Montserrat. While there is truth to all of the above statements, often we generalize and take on…

You can Start a Business in Five Days, says entrepreneur Nerissa Golden

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BRADES, Montserrat – Media Strategist and Business Coach Nerissa Golden has released a free download called Start a Business in Five Days in the hopes of getting more people to put their dreams and ideas of business ownership down on paper as the first step to bringing them into existence.…

9 Things My Facebook News Feed Teaches Me About Entrepreneurship

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They are a hodgepodge of people from across the globe. Family and friends I’ve known since childhood and people who I connected with because of shared passions. Here are nine things I’ve learned from viewing the activities of entrepreneurs on my Facebook timeline They are not afraid to have fun.…

FREE Download – Start a Business in 5 Days

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People ask me regularly for help to brainstorm on an idea or want my opinion on whether they should start a business or not. I’ve compiled a workbook to help you with this process. Start a Business in 5 Days gives you a list of activities to help you work…

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Festival Day is in the New Caribbean Christmas Anthology

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It is always great when you can make something old new again. In this case, one of my favourite poems from Islands Days is now featured in the new Caribbean Christmas Anthology just released by CaribbeanReads Publishers. Festival Day which highlights the dual celebration of Christmas and the cultural festival…

Cable & Wireless Acquisition Ignites Monopoly Fears in the Caribbean

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US$3B Deal to Acquire Columbus Raises Concerns, Highlights Vulnerabilities in Caribbean Telecom Sector by Bevil Wooding When Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) announced an agreement to acquire Columbus International, news of the deal sparked widespread concerns about the impact of reduced competition on consumer pricing, infrastructure investment and wider economic development in…

Continued Parental Involvement is Key to Protecting Children online, says Tech Expert

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BRADES, Montserrat – Online safety of our children should be an extension of the principles and values we use in daily life, says Denzil West, Director of the Government of Montserrat’s Department of Information Technology and eGovernment Services (DITES). Raising Children in an ICT-Driven World was the topic of Wednesday’s…

Montserrat is not really open for business if local companies are not online says, entrepreneur

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BRADES, Montserrat – When the main conduits of information and services are through government websites, it sends the message that we are not really open for business, says entrepreneur and media strategist Nerissa Golden. Why Local Business Need to Get Online was the topic of Tuesday’s After Work Chat which…