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Tag Archives: inspirational

  1. Marsha Sewdass reignites women with life coaching and new book

    Life Coach, educator, consultant and motivational speaker Marsha Sewdass is helping the women of her native T&T and beyond in becoming empowered and achieving their highest potential via her unique brand of life coaching and her latest book entitled ‘The Best is Yet to Come: Don’t Waste a Day!‘. A self-described realist Marsha incorporates a […]

    March 18, 2021BooksNo comments
  2. Original Memes – Ruminants are never the focus of #Lannisters February 2, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. ‘Writing your book’ By Roslyn Franken

    When doing author presentations about my book, Meant to Be, people often ask me afterwards, “How did you write your book?”  I answer, “Why do you ask?” and inevitably they tell me that they too have an inspirational story they want to share but have no idea how to write a book or even get started. What I discovered […]

    December 11, 2020BooksNo comments
  4. International Women’s Forum Barbados, speaks on the need for gender balance on International Women’s Day 2019

    The theme for International Women’s Day 2019 March 8th is “Better for Balance” and in speaking about what this means in the Barbados context, founding President of International Women’s Forum (Barbados), Brenda Pope outlined the local chapter’s broad areas of focus in 2019, “Better the gender balance and better Barbados.” She said, “Balance is not […]

    March 7, 2019EventsNo comments
  5. Jamaica Beats US, Qualifies for 2021 Rugby League World Cup

    Jamaica’s rugby team is ready to making history again, having defeated the United States and qualifying for its first tournament, the Rugby League World Cup. Jamaica’s Reggae Warriors is the 11th team to have achieved a place in the 16-team men’s tournament. The Warriors defeated the USA Hawks by a score of 16 to 10 […]

    November 22, 2018RugbyNo comments
  6. International Women’s Day 2018 Message (Solutions Barbados)

    https://youtu.be/E7j_BHvEV44

    March 11, 2018Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. Jamaica’s C.B. Facey Foundation funds six college tuitions

    Six university students now have an easier way through college as their tuitions were fully covered by the C.B. Facey Foundation (CBFF). The students were hosted to a handover luncheon at the boardroom of the Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Limited (Pan-Jam) in Kingston. They are: second year Master’s students of the Caribbean School of Architecture at […]

    January 15, 2017EducationNo comments
  8. Disney’s QUEEN OF KATWE – ‘Be A Champion’ (Lupita Nyong’o – 2016)

    Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she […]

    July 10, 2016Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. Random Act of Kindness in River Terminal

    A random act of kindness was all it took to brighten up the morning commute for van-loads of travellers in the River Terminal on Wednesday. Staff from Scotiabank’s Wildey branch took to the terminal bright and early to pay the way for scores of commuters heading all across Barbados. The surprise was part of Scotiabank’s […]

    May 29, 2016BusinessNo comments
  10. P.B.S STAFF GATHER FOR ‘Raising the Bar, Changing Gears’

    ‘Raising the Bar, Changing Gears‘ was the title of the Kick Off staff event for Productive Business Solutions (PBS) held recently at the picturesque Mahogany Ridge. The event brought together staff from the various departments of the technology company to share the achievements of 2015 and focus on the vision and projections of the company […]

    April 18, 2016BusinessNo comments
  11. First African-American to row across Atlantic Ocean sets a new course

    Victor Mooney of Queens, New York and his family returned last week from a successful ten day visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. The Head of State, His Excellency, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo decorated Mr. Mooney with Medal Caballero, gave nationality for his family and one house in Oyala. Oyala is a city that is […]

    February 21, 2016SailingNo comments
  12. Lee Allen – Revelation (Official Audio)

    Lee Allen is back with an ALL NEW emotional R&B Ballad; “Revelation” Written by: David Howard Prod by: J. Brancker (Chambers Studio) Mixed & Mastered by: J. Brancker (Chambers Studio)

    February 21, 2016Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. EDDIE THE EAGLE (2016) Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman – Sports Movie

    The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

    February 14, 2016Cinema, Olympics, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. 16-YEAR-OLD RACING DRIVER IS DIGICEL’S “EXTRAORDINARY BAJAN”

    A 16-year-old fire cadet with a burning ambition to be on the international circuit as a Formula One race driver, has been chosen by Digicel Barbados as the second person to receive the accolade of “Extraordinary Bajan“. He is Tremaine Forde-Catwell, who has been an active competitor with significant successes in cycling, go-kart racing, motor […]

    November 16, 2015RallyNo comments
  15. Global Business Expert Stephen Phipps to speak at Corporate Lifecycles Caribbean conference in Barbados, month-end

    Corporate Lifecycles expert and Adizes Institute affiliate Stephen Phipps will be in Barbados to facilitate the two-day business leaders conference Innovate •Compete •Grow: Unlock the Secrets of the Corporate Lifecycle, which is being held 29th and 30th October, 2015, at the Accra Beach Hotel, Barbados. The conference is being organised by Pthree Business Development. “This […]

    October 2, 2015BusinessNo comments
  16. Children improve football, life skills at Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy Camp

    The recently concluded KFC Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy summer camp underscored the power of sport for positively transforming young lives. Speaking at the Camp’s award ceremony at the Pinelands Community Centre, camp coordinator Renee Smith said the two week long camp could be hailed as a success given the progress made on and off the […]

    September 9, 2015SportsNo comments
  17. Rosie rides high with latest Autism Advocacy book

    Following the successful release of her book “Situation Zane – Autism who knew?“, Caribbean-American autism advocate Rosanne Small-Morgan known affectionately as ‘Rosie’ is making major impact with the masses, been in high demand for speaking engagements on the topic of autism and has even received prestigious accolades from political figures for her work with the […]

    July 29, 2015BooksNo comments
  18. Jake Gyllenhaal’s “Southpaw” – Featuring Eminem’s “Kings Never Die”

    https://youtu.be/mHb_x3DaN_M Genre: Action | Drama | Sport Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whitaker, Rachel McAdams Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer: Kurt Sutter Studio: The Weinstein Company

    July 24, 2015Cinema, Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie

    SuperDeafy must reveal the man behind the cape to find true love and inspire a young deaf boy to believe in himself. The movie follows the evolution of this unique hero. A beloved character and role model, SuperDeafy has a worldwide following. He has been turned into t-shirts, posters and dolls… and now a movie. […]

    July 22, 2015Cinema, Education, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. Creed – Michael B. Jordan & Sylvester Stallone (Original Sequel)

    Adonis Johnson (Michael B. Jordan) never knew his famous father, world heavy weight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there’s no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed’s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa. Once in the City […]

    July 16, 2015Cinema, SportsNo comments
  21. JISA, Congress WBN partner to deliver values to Jamaican schools: By Gerard Best

    An innovative education sector initiative in Jamaica is focused on leadership development as a key to raising professionals and students equipped to lead the Caribbean into the future. At the centre of the project is a Values-Based Education programme, commonly called VBE, which promotes the development of character alongside academic achievement. “The more I reflect […]

    July 13, 2015EducationNo comments
  22. “HE NAMED ME MALALA” (Documentary Film – 2015)

    HE NAMED ME MALALA is an intimate portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by a gunshot when returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. The then 15-year-old (she turns 18 this July) was singled out, along with her father, for advocating […]

    July 11, 2015Cinema, Education, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. MAY ALLAH BLESS FRANCE – A Gritty & Lyrical gangster’s redemption through hip hop (2015)

    Regis, a young, black teenager whose sole aspiration is to be a successful rap artist, must first overcome the underprivileged, drug-ridden French suburbs of his upbringing in this black and white debut from hip-hop musician Abd Al Malik. Amidst his double life as a petty criminal and an aspiring artist, Regis eventually finds Islam after […]

    July 7, 2015Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. ZARAFA – François-Xavier, Simon Abkarian & Max Renaudin Pratt

    Under the cover of darkness a small boy, Maki, loosens the shackles that bind him and escapes into the desert night. Pursued by slavers across the moon-lit savannah, Maki meets Zarafa, a baby giraffe – and an orphan, just like him – as well as the nomad Hassan, Prince of the Desert. Hassan takes them […]

    July 5, 2015Cartoons, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. The Martian – Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Matt Damon, Kate Mara & Jessica Chastain

    During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way […]

    June 17, 2015Cinema, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments