October 23, 2019

Win-win Negotiation Training Gems for business people

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Why does one businessperson become an industry leader while the competition languishes as bottom-feeders? Is it the amount of capital they have invested? Is it related to educational background or negotiation training? It may be any of these aspects, but one thing is for sure. Businesspeople who suck at negotiation will never enjoy the full […]

St Patrick’s Day parades

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St Patrick’s Day: around the world in 10 parades From The Irish Times From Montserrat to Moscow, Ireland’s national day celebrated far and wide PARIS March 17th, 1pm The first official St Patrick’s Day parade in the French capital will leave from the Irish Cultural Centre and will follow a route through the Latin Quarter […]

June is Caribbean-American Heritage Month!

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By Loribelle Lapaix From OOM Scholastic Heritage (noun) – something that is handed down from the past, as a tradition: something that come or belongs to one by reason of birth; an inherited lot of portion. The Caribbean is a region that consists of the Caribbean Sea – some of its islands are surrounded by […]

Pregnancy and the Flu..doc source

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We are experiencing one of the worst flu seasons that we have seen in many years. The CDC has new research showing that the flu can be spread just from the breath of someone who has the flu. The flu is more likely to cause severe illness in pregnant women than in women who are not […]

Police work to trace steps of botched NYC pipe bomb attack

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From WN New York Police Department were reviewing more than 6,000 security cameras while they traced the suspect’s steps after an explosion happened during rush hour traffic in a crowded subway corridor close to the Port Authority Bus Terminal on Monday morning, leaving five people injured, according to CBS News. CBS News homeland security correspondent […]

Parents of Queens woman killed on island of Jamaica search the scene of her death for clues

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BY ASHLEY SOLEY-CERRO From PIX11 MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — The parents of a vibrant woman from Queens are spending the week after her death searching for clues on the island of Jamaica where her bruised body was found with a slashed throat on a rural road over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Desiree Gibbon, a 26-year-old […]

NYC: fencing for Carib carnival

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NYC Tries Fencing In Often-Violent Caribbean Celebration BY COLLEEN LONG – ASSOCIATED PRESS From Sudden Link 1/3 AdChoices Sponsored Links RECOMMENDED FOR YOU The most expensive football transfers of all time afrizap Finally You Can Track Your Car Using Your Smartphone TRACKR BRAVO 5 Ways To Get The Lowest Price On A New Car Women’s […]

Gadget of the week

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Softlab transforms ’empty’ space with light and mirrors By Steve Dent, From engadget Recently, Engadget visited The Lab, HP’s trippy art exhibition incongruously placed in the middle of the Panorama Music Festival in NYC. It proved surprisingly popular among festival-goers thanks to the visual and auditory sensory experiences (and possibly because illegal substances were involved). […]

A powerful group of women will run from NYC to the Women’s March on Washington

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BY NICOLE GALLUCCI From Mashable The Women’s March on Washington is fast-approaching, and if you don’t already have travel plans booked to D.C. you might consider running there. Alison Desir is a running coach, the founder of Harlem Run, and a contributor to Women’s Running magazine. After she reflected on the negative implications Donald Trump’s […]

Surinam Airways CEO’s bold vision: Expansion of the Guyana hub to NYC and Havana

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By Ray Chickrie From Caribbean News Now PARAMARIBO, Suriname — Surinam Airways (SLM) was out of the red and made a profit during the period when Robbi Lachmising was CEO. He was reappointed CEO of the company last year. Sitting in his office on a bright sunny day in the tropics, Lachmising outlined his vision […]