Category Archives: Empowerment

How to Convert Adversity into Success

The story of Christine Ryan, whose life was transformed from running away from home at age 14 to being a successful entrepreneur  provides a model of converting adversity to success. You can look at her story by clicking the link … Continue reading

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The Arts and Empowerment

  Use of our creativity and hands are two of the most powerful tools of Empowerment. See how the power of art is being used to reach vulnerable youths on the streets.        Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.com       … Continue reading

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Steps to Export Productivity

Production for export is a pillar of any national community. Here is the story of a relatively “small” Jamaican farmer who has produced well. How did he do it? He persevered natural disasters. Fought blockages by bureaucracy. Did his own … Continue reading

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Spirituality Empowers Too

Alienation from family, suicidal depression, rape, sexual confusion, epilepsy and constant insecurity, are more than anyone could ask for. For Jodiann, spirituality was the source of her empowerment and overcoming. We all need to find a center and a Higher … Continue reading

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How to Empower Others, Despite Hardships

See the vision of what empowering others can mean. Have a sense of purpose. Fight to overcome fear and other negative effects of one’s challenges and adversities. Use your own talents and creative expertise (e.g. art, music, drama, practical skills) … Continue reading

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Empowerment Change Agents

Empowerment Change Agents add value to persons life. They add knowledge, skills, wisdom and belief in self. Are you willing to try? See how Brave Bethune is inspiring young Jamaican girls      Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.com           … Continue reading

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Innovation, Invention and Economic Empowerment

Economic Empowerment requires being enterprising and innovative. Inventions have led industry growth. The only way to climb the economic ladder from oppression is to be enterprising, innovative and invent! What new idea can you and I come up with? See this … Continue reading

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