Author Archives: empoweringallpeople

Motivation for Success

Success is to keep passing the baton of creating opportunities when there are none. See how Wenford Patrick Simpson continues his motivation series as he gives back to his homeland. Read his story here.         Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.comContinue reading

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There is nothing inevitable or natural about chronic disease

There is nothing inevitable or natural about chronic disease. Over 40% of Chronic Diseases are preventable. More than 30 persons die prematurely. Doctors cant do it alone and health care costs too much. How can we live balanced for Overcoming … Continue reading

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Steps to Getting There

This is a model story of how success is achieved by 1) having an impossible dream 2) empowering “ordinary” people 3) developing allies and 4) building teamwork. Halving measures don’t work. We have to go all out from the ground … Continue reading

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Change Agents for Empowerment

These are the real people who empower others and take them out of poverty. Poverty most often  comes from a history of colonial oppression, subsequent state neglect and current global capitalist marginalization. It is essentially a state of imposed powerlessness. … Continue reading

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The synergy of production: demand and supply!

These persons are a part of the backbone of Jamaica. Let us: * Buy their produce and * Advocate for better agriculture. This means better wellness for all through healthy eating.           Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.com       … Continue reading

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The Power of Family Ties

A relationship, not an individual, is the basic unit of society. It is a component of Whole Person Wellness. How can we build what we are? See article How family ties keep you going, in sickness and in health     … Continue reading

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Finding a cause worth fighting for

Success is a combination of vision, perseverance and a willingness to fail and get up again. Let us take courage from Alia. See this link for her inspiring address after being named Jamaica’s 2014 Sportswoman of the Year: Find a cause … Continue reading

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