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

It is well known that being smart, competent, and skilled are the keys to being a successful lawyer. However, you must also have the passion, zeal and determination to be successful - especially in a competitive environment.Andrea Martin-Swaby,...

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

There are many ways you can describe a woman - beautiful, gorgeous, chic, are just some that easily come to mind. But, when it comes to phenomenal women, the terms must match their status. For the stellar Elaine Thompson, one must call her a...

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

Former festival queen for the parish of Manchester, Lanisia Rhoden, has been a trailblazer in youth entrepreneurship, and has accomplished a lot in an impressively short time frame.To date, one of her most important accomplishments has been the...

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

Miss Jamaica World 2017 and Miss World Caribbean, Solange Sinclair, is currently in Indonesia as part of a 42-day Miss World Beauty with a Purpose Service Tour which began on January 30. The tour also includes visits to India, China, USA, British...

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

Renown businesswoman, chief lady of The Innovators series, Yaneek Page is more than what meets the eyes. Fresh out of sixth form she started her own skin care and beauty products store at the age of 17, with the support of her mother. Born into a...

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

"Strong truths, well lived" - Loyola University of Maryland motto and favourite quote of its graduate Brittany Singh Williams who encourages youths to live a life that allows them to be true to themselves - true to what and who they are called to be...

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

"As a young adult, I aspired to become a doctor and even completed my bachelor of science in medical technology." That was the dream Olivia Shaw had ten years ago. Witnessing her mother's acts of kindness through volunteerism, inspired her to look...

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

"The phrase 'family is everything' really resonates with me. Family has been integral to all my successes." Those are the sentiment shared by 29-year-old Kamille Adair-Morgan, whose village raised her as a child to become one of the leading game...

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

Fiona Burke is a career woman, a passionate volunteer, a wife and a mother, who is nothing short of a superwoman. Removing her cape by day, she is a communication specialist who spends her weekdays writing scripts for TV, radio, print, and social...

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

Roxanne Williams, a 29-year-old lawyer has had quite a fulfilling journey, opening her own practice in June 2015. She is motivated to reap even greater rewards in the future.Becoming a lawyer is something Williams always dreamed of, ever since she...

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

In a sport predominantly considered minor compared to football and track-and-field in Jamaica, swimming has finally been given the recognition it deserves with Alia Atkinson becoming the first black woman and Jamaican to earn a world title.In...

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

Lisandra Rickards was in search of something more in her career, something that was not driven by dollars and cents, and soon enough she found her home at the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship.Now chief executive officer (CEO) of the Branson Centre...

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

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 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 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

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 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

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 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

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 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 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 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 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...

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