Why Matching Your Personality to The Type of Business You Start, Makes You Win

It’s soo easy to get caught up the the current global hype that is entrepreneurship now. Being in this Digital Age-with the internet, mobile phone and constant connectivity does present to us with a stunning amount of opportunities to start a business, any kind of business. Now, while the fundamentals remain – that you have to create a product/service that fills a need or create…

Be Known For What You Actually Do

Maybe it was that very popular quote “Fake It Till You Make it” that did it. Or maybe it’s a bad habit some of us have had – of talking more about what we are about to do vs sharing what it is we actually have done. Hmmm… you see, for some it may seem that the hype works, because they get the attention –…

Consistency on the left and Resilience on the Right – Your Everything!

Consistency on the left and Resilience on the Right – They are Your Everything! Consistency in your effort, your work – builds trust, your reputation, influence, social currency and yes your bank account too. And when you are tested along this marathon your are running and you will, you will need to be resilient. Because successful entrepreneurs, game changers, ruckus makers and shape shifters, bounce…

Stop Asking For Permission!

We are at a point in history globally, when the barriers to entry are so low and in some cases nonexistent because of Technology, the Internet, the mobile phone that has connected us like never before. Now people who were not in the game and could not get in the game – can now do so. But we have to ditch the mindset, the culture…

” …if you can keep it about the work, you’ll always have a path.” – President Barack Obama

I remember when I saw that quote, that I’ve used as the headline for this blog post, it while browsing Instagram. You know that moment when you stumble upon the perfect quote or story that matches how you’re feeling and what you are thinking, in that very moment. So when I saw President Barack Obama in a pensive posture and I read the Humans of…

The 3 Hashtags I Consistently Use for my Caribbean Brands and Why

As I created my most recent hashtag today and why I wanted it, I mulled on why I created the others. #SiliconCaribe I created the #SiliconCaribe hashtag to promote my Caribbean Tech Blog of the same name and the content and events we produce. A couple of contributing bloggers and myself, have produced almost 2000 blog posts on Caribbean Digital Trends, Caribbean Startups, Digital Caribbean…

OUR STORIES

The picture above is me in action. I was invited to speak and do a fireside chat at the inaugural Black Tech Week Event last year in Miami. I spoke about about the emerging Jamaican Tech Startup Scene and why the world should care. It inspired me to kickstart my Sun, Sea + Startups International Speaking Tour. On tour, I share with Caribbean and Global…