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Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:09 AM

Growing up Jamaican, ‘hold yuh own’ and ‘tough it out’ most definitely were a part of my everyday mantra. As Jamaicans, we have embedded in us an independence and pride that takes ourselves through many hardships, BUT, it is this spirit of self-...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Chairman and President of Portland Holdings Inc Michael Lee-Chin delivered an inspiring speech to the Guardian Life Limited Jamaica members of staff at their special sales meeting recently. The Rocksteady conference room at the AC Marriott Hotel...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:07 AM

A breath of fresh air. That’s what this dream house represents, and yes, it’s going to leave many of us dumbfounded – stunned, if you will, with its unfamiliar and unconventional shape brought to the Jamaican landscape. Aspects of its irregular...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:06 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

“Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.” What American author Scott Alexander brilliantly articulated is uniquely reflected in the professional journey of photographer Keanu Gordon. Gordon was an...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very embarrassed and need you to help fix a problem. Recently, I was told by my HR department at work that there was a complaint about my body odour being high and it was a bother to staff and I should get it looked at. I don’t...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:05 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Some of us are born creatives, while others have to hone skills and develop their craft. Krystal Moulton falls among the latter. She never considered trying her hands at anything until she was strapped for cash and yearned to get her boyfriend a...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:05 AM

As we work to guide middle-management teams to high performance, they consistently point to dysfunction at the senior levels of leadership. Unfortunately, my patience has run dry. Consequently, I confront mid-tier leaders with the charge to learn...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Q Dear Doc, I would like to know what exactly is alternative medicine? My friend told me I must try that to treat my heavy period, but I don’t trust all them bush things that can give me cancer. Do you think it is safe? A Very...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:06 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Celebratory moments frozen to perfection. Pure joy personified. Bringing ‘wander’ into focus is the MoBay Jipsie, Alexandra Bullock-Parkin. Her photographic journey began in her pre-pubescent years. “I was about 12 when my mother gave me an...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Called the eighth wonder of the world, the extravagant monolith in the very populated neighbourhood of Belair in Los Angeles, California, was recently America’s priciest home at US$250 million. One of the largest and most famous houses, also in...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:06 AM

The First Rock Capital Holdings Limited, which was conceived just two years ago by well-known medical doctor/businessman Dr Michael Banbury and investment banker Ryan Reid, has been enjoying tremendous growth since they officially commenced...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:05 AMDanik Frazer - Gleaner Writer

Jamaican Lawyer and human rights and social justice advocate, Christopher Harper, is better known for his poignant and hard-hitting views, particularly his views on youth and children’s rights in Jamaica. However, at only 26 years of age, all...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:05 AM

It was a rainy morning in New Kingston on Friday, September 27, but inside the Guardian Life Limited head office at 12 Trafalgar Road, in Kingston, was warm and cozy, with President Eric Hosin serving cupcakes with a smile to male employees and...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:04 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

“I wasn’t born with a gold spoon in my mouth. My parents are the type to always sacrifice and put me and my siblings first. Doing what I can when I want to, seeing something and being able to purchase it, and most importantly, giving back to my...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:04 AM

The lives of 10 young men were changed for the better recently when they received grants of $150,000 each from Sagicor Group Jamaica Motivational Seminar charity initiative – SOUL – ‘Saving Our Unprivileged Lives’, and having a once-in-a-lifetime...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:04 AM

Ashlie Barrett is a magnanimous, vivacious, and ambitious individual. To say she is a fighter is an understatement, having gone through two major surgeries while battling endometriosis – a brutal uterine condition, as she describes it. Coupled...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:03 AMKareem LaTouche

Located along the border of St Thomas, Jay’s Guest House has steadily been making a name for itself as a place to stay when hiking the Blue Mountains. “The guest house has been around for four years now. We started back in 2015 and did some...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:03 AM

Once upon a time … beyond the world of every day, stood a magical castle, where heroes and heroines shared an adventure in a distant land of myths, legends, and fairy tales. That was this lady’s make-believe cartoon world then, as a child. Today,...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:03 AM

If you spoke to your friends the way you speak to yourself, how many would you keep? Is your self-talk inspiring and encouraging, or a trail of constant correction and fault-finding? Are you nagging yourself to death? The impact of how we speak to...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:03 AM

Q. Dear Doc, I am concerned that my son has no balls. I noticed it when he was born, but now he is nearly a year old and they still not there. His father keeps asking what’s wrong with him and if he doesn’t have any, if his penis will work when he...

Published:Sunday | October 13, 2019 | 6:03 AM

Drink Out Shellingz Weekend Drink Out at Fay Bar, Barber Green Road, Southfield, St Elizabeth on Friday, October 18. Food and refreshments on sale. Early Fun Day Break Breakfast Party at Grizzly’ Plantation, Ocho Rios on Saturday, October 19...

Published:Sunday | October 6, 2019 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

“From I was younger, I heard the saying, ‘a picture tells a thousand words’, and I love how photos can be a story all by themselves. I love how taking a picture can immortalise an event, a person, or a situation. And I just love capturing beautiful...

Published:Sunday | October 6, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Adam Stewart, deputy chairman at Sandals and chairman of the Tourism Linkages Committee, was the guest speaker at the recent Mayberry Investor Forum, held at the AC Marriott Kingston. Stewart, explored the opportunities and challenges facing the...

Published:Sunday | October 6, 2019 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Imagine a world where you can purchase art and crafts at your fingertips. Sounds too incredible to be true, right? Well, believe it! Providing that shopping silver lining and revolutionising the way we access local entrepreneurs is The Art Cloud...

Published:Sunday | October 6, 2019 | 12:06 AMJanet Silvera - Senior Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU: Kith-Ann Excell is not the typical marketing specialist. Instead, she stands solidly unorthodox in her own right, as the Conceptualist. Her marketing strategies are deeply rooted in the skilful and ethical application of psychology...

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