Category Archives: Success Lessons

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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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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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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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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Success despite Struggles

Out of suffering comes resilience. If he can do it then many of us can too. But remember, it takes a village to raise a child. Never give up! See article on how this Jamaican raised in poverty has made … Continue reading

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Success and Perseverance

Every success has its secrets. We better achieve our goals by learning from others. Jamaicans can sit at the feet of this teacher. The world is doing so.  They have done it for Garvey,  Marley, George Headley and others. But we … Continue reading

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