Planning for success

Simply put, succession planning is a reference to the words in the phrase, for to be successful in sustaining an organisation’s progress and development, planning and a streamlined execution process must be in place. Definition: The process by which individuals are evaluated and prepared for leadership roles in an organisation. The sad reality though is

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Show me the money

The legacy of the garment manufacturing industry which was buoyant in Jamaica in the 1980s and 1990s is that it created the perception that all outsourced business process services are created equal. Nothing could be further from the truth. It is a fact that the core purpose of the outsourcing industry is to find more

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Seven careers for non-lawyers

Events of the past week involving the arrest of former Education Minister Ruel Reid and former president of Caribbean Maritime University Dr Fritz Pinnock, among others, have thrust the legal profession into the spotlight for more reason than one. But there’s more to this field than just being an attorney. Here are five support roles

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Here comes the boom!

All indications are that Jamaica is trending upwards economically — from being ranked 7th in the world on the most entrepreneurial country index in 2015; being awarded a second time by Bloomberg as the world’s number one performing stock exchange, in 2018; and being rated as the 6th best place to start a business globally

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