Tag Archives: leadership

  1. Guy Hewitt Aims for Ch Ch East Central

    This is to confirm that yesterday, I contacted the officers of the Christ Church East Central Branch (CCEC) of the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) to explore the possibility of being their constituency representative. Persons should be aware that I am a Christ Church man, having lived in Silver Sands, Maxwell, Dover, Rendezvous and now Warners. […]

    August 10, 2021Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. Barbados’ 1st Female Prime Minister reacts to appointment of CARICOM’s first female Secretary-General

    CARICOM appointed its first female Secretary-General, Belizian Dr Carla Natalie Barnett, an economist who Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley described as “perfect for the job in the region at this time, when economies have collapsed and what we need is a sound economist to lead us on a path to growth“. In hailing the unanimous […]

    May 11, 2021Breaking News, Events, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Nevisian Leader encouraging his countrymen to get vaccinated against COVID-19

    Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Minister of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) is advocating that all Nevisians get vaccinated against COVID-19. Speaking at his monthly press conference on February 25, 2021, the Premier said having taken his first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine on February 25, 2021, he wanted to assure the […]

    March 3, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments

    Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Dr Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, has extended congratulations to the West Indies cricket team on their test series victory against Bangladesh. Prime Minister Rowley praised the discipline, determination and grit of the Caribbean players, under the captaincy of Kraigg Brathwaite, to secure two consecutive wins […]

    February 18, 2021CricketNo comments
  5. Prime Minister Mottley nominated to serve as Chair of joint Development Committee of World Bank and IMF

    Mia Amor Mottley, Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs and Investment of Barbados, and Mesdames Azucena Arbeleche, Minister of Economy and Finance of Uruguay, have been nominated to serve as Development Committee Chair. In line with the nomination by the Chairs of the Latin American and the Caribbean Region, the Board of the World […]

    August 14, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Changes to Committee at Windward AGM: END OF AN ERA

    As Windward Cricket Club, which will celebrate its Centennial next year, heads into challenging times in the immediate future, its long term focus must be on continuing to grow the junior program, encouraging new members to join, and nurture the desire of its members to participate in all the clubs activities. He along with Malcolm […]

    July 15, 2020CricketNo comments
  7. “Rise for All”, fea. Prime Minister of #Barbados

    The United Nations launched “Rise for All“. Convened by United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, Rise for All is a global advocacy effort to support the UN roadmap for social and economic recovery from COVID-19, and to fully fund the UN Response and Recovery Trust Fund. Our very own Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley participated […]

    May 2, 2020Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. Garth Wilkin slams Timothy Harris; says Kittitians at home with no income and wants to hear economic plans on COVID-19

    A Kittitan attorney at law has slammed St Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris over his handling of the coronavirus (COVID-19) telling him that people in the country simply want to know if Cabinet is taking this pandemic as seriously as other countries worldwide and even those in the sub region. In an […]

    March 23, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  9. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? Digicel & IGT via AmCham BEC March 10, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? Seven Seas (since 1935) with American Chamber of Commerce: Barbados & Eastern Caribbean (AmCham BEC) March 10, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? IGT & Signia Globe Financial via AmCham BEC March 10, 2019Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Young Barbadian Selected For Top Position On The Commonwealth Youth Council

    Young Barbadian – Kamal Springer – now serves on the prestigious Commonwealth Youth Council for the period 2018 to 2020. The Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) is the official voice of the young people across all Commonwealth nations. The council’s aim is to further advance the youth development agenda by integrating young people into the development […]

    December 10, 2018PoliticalNo comments
  13. Free Community LEGAL Clinic – Ch. Ch. East Central

    Sponsored by Min. in Ministry of Finance; Ryan Straughn M.P. September 8th and 15th, 2018

    September 2, 2018Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. CHTA President Welcomes Barbados’ First Female Prime Minister

    The resounding mandate that Barbados’ first female prime minister earned from the electorate is a vote of confidence for women in leadership throughout the Caribbean, says Karolin Troubetzkoy, President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), as she congratulated Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on her, and her party’s, recent 30-0 victory at […]

    June 4, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley is on a mission to stabilise and transform Barbados. She shared her plans earlier today with the media shortly after being sworn in as Barbados’ eighth Prime Minister at Government House, before Governor General Dame Sandra Mason, as well as family and friends. Ms. Mottley took the oath as Prime […]

    May 25, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  16. World’s Largest One-day Leadership Conference to be Broadcast LIVE in Barbados

    On May 4, 2018, Barbados will be one of hundreds of locations around the globe to take part in Leadercast Live, the world’s largest one-day leadership conference, Broadcast LIVE from Atlanta and featuring world changers from astronauts to best-selling authors. The Conference allows attendees to discover the steps they can take to lead themselves, their families and organisations to […]

    April 16, 2018Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  17. United Progressive Party’s Leadership Under Fire Before Barbados Elections (Pt 1)

    A few days ago Charleston Taylor as a hopeful for the fledgling United Progressive Party in the riding of St Philip West made a Facebook entry suggesting Ganja be legalised before violence escalates. A war of words between himself and incumbent Adriel Brathwaite eventually led to his photo stripped from and now he has […]

    March 11, 2018Breaking News, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. Ser Richard’s business adventure (a la Westeros, apologies to Pat Hoyos)

    Ser Richard Branson, who is among the most storied and passionate entrepreneurs of our time, gave at least two publicly-staged interviews over about a week. The ones I am referring to are his appearance on a Washington Post-sponsored Programme called Cape UP, in which he was interviewed by the newspaper’s outstanding columnist Jonathan Capeheart, and […]

    May 22, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    The Barbados Employer’s Confederation has announced the retirement of Executive Director, Tony Walcott who has served the organisation in this capacity since May 18, 2009. Walcott is retiring from the BEC on June 30 2017 following a distinguished career in the private sector with major international corporations in both Human Resources and General Management roles. […]

    January 4, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Happy Holidays from the Caribbean Leadership Project!

    Please note that CLP’s Regional Project Office will be closed until Monday 2nd January 2017. They re-open Tuesday 3rd January 2017. The CLP looks forward to connecting with you again in the New Year. Happy Holidays!

    December 26, 2016Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. Student Marketplace, Haggatt Hall – $20 Challenge via Flow & Scotiabank

    The Flow BEF $20 Challenge had a successful run at Sky Mall from 10 am – 4 pm in Haggatt Hall… Barbadians of all walks supported these young Bajan entrepreneurs at the Student Marketplace and learned what amazing business ideas these youngsters put into practice with just 20 dollars! Find out more on Facebook on […]

    December 11, 2016Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Nevisian Leader presents $236.3 million tax-free budget

    Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance Vance Amory, presented the Nevis Island Administration’s $236.3 million tax-free budget, when he delivered the 2017 Budget Address in just over two hours, at a sitting of the Nevis Island Assembly on November 30, 2016. The theme is “A Revitalization of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship for Economic Success.” […]

    December 4, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    My fellow Barbadians, happy Independence to each of you on this our golden anniversary. We are conscious that the ability to determine our sovereignty rested on the platform that we were given in 1951, when all Barbadians over 21 years old were given the right to vote; and thereafter when we received the right to […]

    November 30, 2016Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    They say that Fidel Castro died (over the weekend). But Fidel Castro cannot really die! No man whose actions, spirit, intellect and personality have so positively and profoundly impacted so many millions of lives can die! The essence and influence of such a man is destined to resonate in the lives of countless generations to […]

    November 27, 2016Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  25. Not everyone is an innovator, but everyone should offer initiative – Goal of BEF’s charity drive

    With 231 students from 14 secondary schools across the country, the Barbados Entrepreneurship Foundation’s Charity Drive component is a runaway success. Approximately $9,000 was raised by teens between the ages of 14 and 16. Although better known for his publications like “The In’s & Out’s of Barbados” or the memoirs of hotelier John Chandler or […]

    March 3, 2016BusinessNo comments