February is annually celebrated as Black History Month in the Western Hemisphere. It is a celebration of achievements by our black people and a time for recognizing our role in history. Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting some amazing people who have overcome various struggles and rose to the top. Many women […]
Recently, the Branson Centre welcomed 14 new businesses to its six-month accelerator programme, including four entrepreneurs working in the blue economy. The blue economy is defined as the sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth, job creation and ocean ecosystem health.
Sir Richard Branson visited Jamaica to launch the second iteration of the Branson Centre for Entrepreneurship. This time around, the centre is located in Kingston. The previous location of the centre was in Montego Bay. As stated by Lasaundra Rickards, “Entrepreneurship is everything. Entrepreneurs spend all hours of their waking lives trying to figure out ‘how can […]