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Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:09 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

With years of experience in the business, Joel Laing and Juliet Morgan head world-class Jamaican brand, Shoan’s Collections. It all started when Morgan had a clothing store some years ago and would repurpose items that weren’t being sold as...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Who would have thought helping out as an assistant on a shoot would pave the way for a thriving career in the field of photography? Leo Hudson sure didn’t. He actually wanted to become a mathematics teacher. But in a recent interview with Beyond...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:07 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

There’s a new and exciting play in the job-seeking game. It’s one you’ll absolutely appreciate. It’s called Sabu. Insightful, revolutionary and fitting, are just a few words to describe this innovative concept of creating a pool of substitute...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very upset! I took my child to preschool (nursery) for the first time last week. She was always a healthy child, has never been sick, and now she keeps coughing with a cold, and having runny nose, and it doesn’t seem to be getting...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:06 AMTrevor E.S. Smith - Contributor

Time is arguably our most valuable resource. Given time, other resources can be acquired or replaced. Traditional approaches to time management training fail to pay sufficient attention to team time management. Even a quick reflection will...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:06 AM

There was a time in the not-too-distant past when a place known as Bonnie View Hotel commanded the most staggering views that Portland paraded. But, alas! This former grande dame of hospitality has been alarmingly unsightly for some years now, in...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:05 AMKareem LaTouche, Naomi Redway

Many persons think a lot of money is needed to enjoy themselves in Jamaica and that is not necessarily the case. Attractions like Holywell which only charges $100 per adult to enter the park, is always a great getaway. Now, with a commute via...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:08 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Bringing something totally different to the Jamaican scene is usually greeted with much speculation but, meet 25-year-old creative, Ali McNally, who has a passion for the arts which led to him breaking barriers in the Jamaican fashion industry....

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:08 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Days go slow, years go fast. It's a never ending joy-filled, yet terrifying adventure learning and growing everyday in the wonderful world of parenthood. It's about creating legacy. So you start with changing diapers. But at some point, the...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Knowing your passion gives you the courage and strength to find your purpose. Some seek to find their footing by taking on a journey of zealous proportions, while for others, it lands right before their very eyes, and almost immediately, or over...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:07 AM

So metimes, unfortunate things happen that alter the course of your life. But sometimes, that unfortunate thing puts you directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to you. For information and communication technology veteran...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:06 AMKareem LaTouche - Gleaner Writer

Sisters Amanda Lechler and Christina Hudson (formally Lechler) are the founders of Kind Hearts Foundation, an organisation that is building schools across Jamaica to improve our education system. Kind Hearts is a branch of the Richard and Diana...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:06 AM

One aspect of our work in developing high-performing teams is a module that we call ‘The Way We Are’. It is designed to show how our socialisation actually interferes with our interpersonal skills in many instances, as against improving them. At...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Q Dear Doc, my child is about to start school and I am very concerned, because he still keeps wetting himself. He has gone through toilet training and he knows how to use the bathroom, but for some reason he still wets himself. I am afraid now that...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:05 AM

T his is no architectural phantasm! The captivating piece of prized real estate does exist. Time to unmask its presence among us so that we, with bated breath, can enter its outermost corridors of contentment. To say the house is nice-looking...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:05 AM

For The Ladies Club 100 MoBay, Megamart Plaza, Catherine Hall, presents Ladies Night, every Wednesday from 5 p.m., to 10 p.m. Cricket The Caribbean Premier League returns to Sabina Park for 2019, with the home team, Jamaica Tallawahs taking on...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:09 AMLatara Boodie - Gleaner Writer

The name Alicia Foster may not be a household name in Jamaica; however, it is one that is ubiquitous in the health insurance industry. After spending 25 years as a senior executive in the industry, inclusive of more than 12 years at Guardian...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Many know him as Jay Enigma, but Jason Palmer has been reigning supreme in capturing brilliance in the fascinating field of all things lifestyle. Today, Beyond the Lens gets up close and personal, tapping into the creative enigma of Palmer the...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Before there were supermodels, there were ‘mannequins’ – living, breathing women who played an active role in designing haute couture by standing very, very still. Designers and artisans would pin, prod or tuck fabric and toiles to the mannequins...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:07 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Mental illness has been around for just as long as human existence and yes, children suffer, too. Having a child who suffers from mental illness isn’t easy on anyone in the family, especially parents who have no previous experience with the...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:06 AMJanet Silvera - Senior Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU: Torrential rainfall threatened to derail the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) 7th annual Fine Cuisine and Wine Festival at the Rose Hall Great House in St James, but the Lord would not allow it. As late as 5:30 p.m....

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Ten years ago, Dean Murdock watched as his dream of pursuing a university degree slipped out of his grasp. As a 19-year-old young man from Fellowship district in Portland, he had high hopes of utilising the theoretic and practical training he would...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:05 AM

They refuse to let it go! It seems that some of my loyal readers have been left in a state of anxious expectation, judging by the number of enquiring email responses I have received. The subject matter concerns a Dream House article published a...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Q Dear Doc, I have a problem that is very embarrassing and affecting my life. I am always farting, having belly cramps, and I do the ‘number two’ every minute, and many times it’s watery. It is serious, because now I am afraid to eat in public, or...

Published:Sunday | September 1, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Sentenced to use your less-favoured hand 40 hours per week! Required to collaborate with colleagues from an alien culture in an unknown language. For good measure, you only perform tasks that you find frustrating. Believe it or not, that situation...

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