Archive for February, 2018

“Opportunity knocks: digital tech sector

“Opportunity knocks: digital tech sector

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

A LinkedIn 2015 survey revealed that liberal arts graduates are entering the technology industry at a faster rate than computer science and engineering graduates.  Indeed, graduates in English, history, music, anthropology, philosophy, law and many other disciplines are transitioning to a wide range of roles in the tech industry, including sales, digital marketing, software development […]

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Finding projects that demonstrate regional integration

Finding projects that demonstrate regional integration

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  In a few days’ time, CARICOM Heads of Government will meet in Haiti. Judging from recent conversations with senior figures across the region, the encounter is unlikely to be straightforward or easy. While no doubt there will be the usual anodyne communique at the end of the meeting, some of the […]

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Thinking inside or outside the box?

Thinking inside or outside the box?

| February 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Long term strategic economic planning is a dire necessity for the Virgin Islands. This is especially so after September 2017 natural disasters exposed vulnerabilities in the Virgin Islands development model. Only a long term economic plan- well thought out- will deliver this territory from permanent underdevelopment. It is vital residents and citizens become aware the […]

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Caribbean Trivia Online Quiz Question III

Caribbean Trivia Online Quiz Question III

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Answer to question number #2 is St Vincent and the Grenadines. The persons to provide the correct answer to question #2 were Ria Redman from Barbados, EC Forde from Barbados based in London, Margaret St John from Grenada based in London; and Nordia Jackson from Jamaica based in London. CONGRATULATIONS ladies and gentlemen you have all […]

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Focus on Good or Bad?

Focus on Good or Bad?

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

After a discussion on what I wanted to say in my Weekly Thought on my radio show this week, my producer Catherine Atkinson wrote these words for me to consider and they’ve been on my mind… “Look at your life like it is a pile of good things and bad things. Achieving your goals, whether […]

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Name That Voice 23

Name That Voice 23

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Planting Seeds of Joy

Planting Seeds of Joy

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Dolor Factor begins a month of celebrating women with Delia’s guest this week, Eroline Lamontagne MBE. Born in St Lucia, together with her husband Lyton, they own Fond Doux Plantation & Resort set in the  rainforests of St Lucia. The Plantation is so unique that HRH Prince Charles requested a tour when he visited […]

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CENUK expands Caribbean reach

CENUK expands Caribbean reach

| February 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Caribbean Enterprise Network (CEN) is currently extending its Caribbean regional reach explains Director of operations Denis St.Bernard. CEN’s Regional Team lead by Jamaican Engineer and Entrepreneur Mr. Lloyd O’Meally is very heartened by the embrace and desire for collaboration expressed by the Small businesses and their Associations in the region.     CEN this week […]

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Congrats Delroy!

Congrats Delroy!

| February 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

I know Delroy Alexander’s family were really chuffed this week when Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II award him the 16th Commonwealth Point of Light in honour of his exceptional service leading sports development programmes for disadvantaged young people across the Caribbean. Coming on the Independence day of his beautiful home island Saint Lucia, 22nd February […]

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Swimming Pool Inspiration

Swimming Pool Inspiration

| February 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Would you consider this collection for poolside lounging? For his Spring Summer 2018, Delpozo’s creative director, Josep Font, turns to the senses from inspiration of self-taught Slovakian photographer Maria Svarbova’s “Swimming pools” series, alongside the crisp music of bon vivant composer Xavier Cugat. Delpozo’s Spring Summer 2018 Musicalia collection further describes the series: While listening […]

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