Welcome to the Gleaner Online Weekly Newsletter
| In this issue:
- Roving with Lalah : In London Part 2
- Special Jobmart Story: Being young is a challenge
- Advertiser Promo: CARIMAC Summer School
- Hospitality Jamaica: Climate Change impact could devastate
- Be Job Smart at Jobs mart : Interesting Job Titles
- Jamaica Star Artiste of the Month of June: Chat with Munga
- Tech Tip: Using our RSS feeds with WINDOWS LIVE
|Roving with Lalah : In London Part
standing at a corner on a cool, misty morning in London, a black
Vauxhall motor car pulled up in front of me. A yellow sign on top
read 'taxi'. I wanted to get to Brixton, so I hopped in. The driver
was an overweight man with caramel complexion. His face was round
and he had a receding hairline.
He had a slight beard and was wearing a grey shirt with a pair
of weathered khaki pants. He seemed to be in his early 60s. "Where
to?" he said with a deep, raspy voice, before taking a sip
of a steaming hot beverage in a paper cup he was holding."
Recently Robert visited London England. See more at http://jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20070621/news/news1.html
| Special Jobsmart Story: Being young
is a challenge
providing business development services to lecturing, she is an
entrepreneur, teacher and an author; a multi faceted persona rolled
into one frame.
Sekeywi Carruthers speaks with Amitabh Sharma on
her venture, the opportunities, challenges and the road ahead.
1. What are the key drivers that made you choose to be an entrepreneur?
I realized that there was a demand for Business Development Services
and felt that I was able to create a firm that could offer these
types of services.
Read more at: http://go-jamaica.com/jobsmart/view_article_details.php?id=112
| Advertiser Promo: CARIMAC Summer
CARIMAC's Summer School courses are designed for media and communication
practitioners at all stages of their careers. Our introductory courses
are ideal for newcomers to the industry and those just curious about
media and communication.
Our intensive courses are geared for industry professionals who
want to sharpen their skills or learn about new trends, technologies
and opportunities. Some courses are aimed specifically at people
working in particular sectors, including health, marketing, and
community relations, who want to learn how to use media and communication
tools in their professional endeavours.
Dates: June 4 August 25
For more information: http://summerschool.carimac.com/
|Hospitality Jamaica: Climate Change
impact could devastate Tourism
CHANGE mitigation efforts by industrialised, developed countries
could have serious economic consequences for Caribbean tourism,
according to the Caribbean Hotel Association (CHA) and the Caribbean
Tourism Organisation (CTO).
In a joint position paper on climate change presented at the recent
Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Conference (CHTC) in Miami, the two
organisations stated that the most serious factor was the European
Unions intention to include all international.
Read more at http://hospitalityjamaica.com/
|Be Job Smart at Jobs mart : Interesting
you are looking for a job, career information and tips, you can
find it all at the Gleaner's JobSmart.
Latest Jobs listed with interesting titles:
There are over 100 listings for Job Vacancies in Jamaica and the
Caribbean, so visit http://go-jamaica.com/jobsmart/
| Jamaica Star Artiste of the Month
of June: Munga chats on Go-Jamaica.com
Star artiste for the month of June, Munga
We hope you did not miss the online chat with Munga last Tuesday
Evening. A chat transcript will be available at http://go-jamaica.com/chat/