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Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in, day out. Being an educator is one thing, but becoming an entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker, wife, mother, fitness enthusiast and fashionista is another. Nicole McLaren-Campbell...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMKeisha Hill

Audrey Tugwell Henry, has had a very long and illustrious career in banking. Today, she has returned 'home' to her current role as vice-president, Retail Banking Scotia Group, a role she assumed last September, after stepping down as the senior...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Yhordanka Akwanza loves life and has a passion to continuously grow and develop as an entrepreneur. The co-owner and COO of Eyeland Eyewear, came to Jamaica from Cuba in 2003, not knowing the language. "At first, I worked voluntarily at Mona...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

One of the highlights of doing our subscription boxes is having the opportunity to work with local superheroes, the special league of women entrepreneurs who also hold it down on the nine to five.For this box, we're partnering with administrator at...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

"When you discover what your passion is, always remember to carry these life-lesson gems in your pocket - perseverance (drive), endurance, patience, faith (with a tups of prayer), and support with a splash of laughter. These aren't taught in school...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. PRACTICE AWARENESSThis is your first line of defence. Most people think of kicks to the groin and blocking punches when they hear the term "self-defence". However, true self-defence begins long before any actual physical contact. The first, and...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Some women simply can't fill other women's shoes. Cinderella's glass slipper was tailored specifically for her feet, and so too Cecilia Barrett's. The local technology wizard leaves her powerful footprints with every step she makes.Driven by...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Make-up removalIrrespective of how pimple-free your skin is, make-up removal is important. If you have made the mistake and have not seen the effects, you should not make it a practice. Leaving the make-up on will clog your pores eventually...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Lecturer at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts; Head Sweet Tooth at the Original Arm Candy; Creator of the Gift Genie and Plus Size Model, and wife are just a few titles held by Gianna Fakhourie.Fakhourie is fuelled by a never...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

So I know that Black History Month just ended (February, on a whole, always seems to move by sooo quickly), but I want to revisit something that came up during the month.The movie Black Panther came out, and look yah nuh, all who never used to wear...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMNashauna Lalah

At nine years old, Keneea Linton-George was using the discarded legs of her mother's jeans pants to fashion her own skirt. Today, she is a renowned designer and the owner of Keneea Linton Boutique.Growing up, fashion designing was not in the cards...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

While being motivated by life is a vague concept for many, for designer Daynia Beckford, it's a driving force."My mother always says, 'Once there is life, there is hope', and going through this life, sometimes you will feel helpless. But I consider...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Chief Executive Officer of Earth ElementsJA, Dian Williams, is motivated by helping those around her achieve their goals. She tells Flair, "I am motivated by my personal goals, as well as those of the persons whom I'm responsible for - my family,...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Seamlessly shifting from delivering show-stopping performances on stage to building the blueprint behind the scenes is a journey worth sharing.The story of young choreographer, dancer and photographer Renee McDonald hit high gear at age seven, when...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMNashauna Lalah

Kerry-Ann Clarke is passionate about what she does. The founder of the lifestyle store Kerrymanwomanhome, and managing director of The Collection MoDA, told Flair, "When you have a passion, you just know it. There's no guessing. It's something in...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Thirty-one-year-old Gabrielle Blackwood always knew that she would be directing films. At just eight years old, she was writing and producing her own made-up plays, recreating moments from the Pantomime and the Olympics opening ceremony with her...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Though not many saw her potential, for Marcine Witter failure was not an option. And it is through her own humble beginning that Witter was motivated to help children like herself.Now a teacher at Lewisville High School, in St Elizabeth, she is also...

Published:Monday | March 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

While the world is changing, there are still many people who think about a man in a lab coat when they hear the word scientist. But radiation chemist Daynia Pinnock hopes to change that.Though the concept of a scientist being a man is something...

Published:Sunday | March 4, 2018 | 11:03 PM

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Published:Thursday | March 1, 2018 | 11:15 PM
Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMYanique Williams

Some men are of the notion that getting your nails done is solely a woman's thing, but gone are the days where only women care for manicures and pedicures, after all men need pampering too. Men have learnt the ultimate secret that women, are too...

Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I hear all the time that men don't respect women anymore. Quite frankly that's true. The level of respect that was once common, for example holding doors and pulling out chairs, seems to have died down significantly over the years. To be fair I...

Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Local fashion designer and former model, Zaid Smith, blazes his way to become one of the top Caribbean designers in men's fashion. His intricate, made-to-fit and one-of-a-kind designs are walking works of art that portray their very own story. Known...

Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Welcome to Single but iffy to mingle. If you're just joining me, here's a recap. After going through a tumultuous break-up, I'm ready to delve right back into the dating world. But I have a few reservations. Last week was all about the approach. Now...

Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Videos have long been used to make lasting memories. Now imagine, with the right equipment, the life-changing impact it could make during this technologically advanced era. Local videographer Courtney Brown has not only been telling colourful...

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