Milton Brown is the poster child of confidence who walks around with his chest high, shoulders squared and takes control of every room he enters. This born educator has had to walk through many storms to arrive at his ultimate destination: Principal of White Marl Primary School.
Chevon Sewell and La Shawn Walford are both student volunteers who attend the University Of Technology, Jamaica and Nothern Caribbean University, respectively. These two students travel to Boys Town Primary and Infant School every Friday to give free Mathematics lessons to the grade six students.
Last Friday, the Fitz John’s Community Centre was filled with the spirit of excitement, love and happiness. Parents, organizers and awardees were some of the people gathered for the Jamaica Ambassador Programs’ Third Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony. Jamaica Ambassador Programs The Jamaica Ambassador Programs (JAP) was founded in 2011 by Eveth Colley. Miss Colley, a […]
During the week that the Most Honorable Edward Philip George Seaga transitioned to the resort in the heavens, Tivoli Gardens was just giving birth to what could be the biggest boost to the local economy. Coached by the people over at Team Jamaica, the ‘passionate patriots’, as we like to call them, showed up and […]
Have you ever been at the right place, at the right time but you were not prepared? Or have you ever been given a great opportunity but you weren't ready? Eighty percent of success comes from being prepared and showing up. Success isn't about how talented or skilled you are, it is our ability to complete our tasks regardless of how we're feeling.
Even on days where you don't feel like it, just showing up can make a huge difference. Never take things for granted as you never know when opportunity comes knocking. Be bold and show up today!
If you are afraid of failure, you might be uncomfortable setting goals and accepting new opportunities. Fear can often be opportunities in disguise. It is imperative that we do not allow it to conquer us nor stop us from achieving our goals.
What has been described as a “rare occurrence” in the Optimist movement across the globe took place recently when the Optimist International Caribbean District won the three top international awards for 2018 from among 51 Districts, for the second consecutive year. The district governor for the Caribbean in 2017-2018 was Jamaican Calvin A Hunter, who […]