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1 How many years have you been in

business?

15 years—it feels like only yesterday.

2 What has been your biggest success?

Changing the mindset about reading and bookstores, connecting readers to authors, bringing my love for books and creating the right place for readers. Books can change lives.

3 Have you ever failed at...

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Nineteen young persons, between the ages of 15 and 19 were recognised on September 21 for successfully completing the inaugural Scotiabank Vision Achiever Youth Programme.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

All humans are susceptible to the pull of emotions over logic and rationality. It’s just a part of who we are as a species. While emotions can play a wonderful role in many areas of life, in investing, they can be particularly pernicious.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

1 How many years have you been in

business?

15 years—it feels like only yesterday.

2 What has been your biggest success?

Sunday, September 24, 2017

There’s a saying that goes if you live long enough, you will die.

As we age, the desire to be cared for lovingly and with respect in our golden years is something which all persons desire.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Since September 6 when Hurricane Irma, the most monstrous storm that the Atlantic has endured in history, thundered-up to the tiny island of Barbuda and devastated it, I have been telling audiences in Washington DC, and, through the media, to the wider world that Climate Change and global...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Clico associate and subsidiary of Williams Holdings Ltd, LJ Williams Ltd (LJW) is involved in shipping, manufacturing, distribution and retailing.

Let us now review LJW’s results to March 2017.

Changes in

financial position

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Recently, the phrase “corporate restructuring” has been mentioned with increasing frequency—engendering negative connotations.

But what is really meant by Corporate Restructuring? When and why is it necessary and how can it be achieved?

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Accountants were meant to be numbers people, not detectives. And yet a new study from the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) shows that the profession is playing a major role in detecting and reducing corruption.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The much discussed allegations of state-owned Petrotrin paying for oil that it never received has raised many questions, not the least of which has been to what extent is there the requisite level of verification taking place at Petrotrin.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

1. The JMMB Group operates in Jamaica, the Dominican

Republic and T&T. How different are the cultures in each

territory?

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