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Going Green and What it Means for Our Future

Like most places in the world, Dominica has realized that it cannot be business as usual as far as the treatment of our planet is concerned. It may seem like Dominica is but a dot in the scheme of things, but how we live on this island can impact the rest of the world. The.. read more

Business Etiquette

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Business Etiquette

A few incidents over the last few years have left me wondering whether expecting privacy to conduct business is a thing of the past. I once found myself sharing the counter with a gentleman who insisted that his business was going to be brief, so I should not have a problem with him waiting alongside.. read more

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Wellness in Dominica

The motto of a popular secondary school on the island reads “mens sana in copore sano” translated ‘a healthy mind in a healthy body. It speaks to the total health of an individual. Very often when speaking of health, the focus is on physical health, but the importance of mental health cannot be overlooked as.. read more

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Recycling: An Investment Opportunity

The words “Nature Island of the Caribbean” has been tagged onto Dominica for years and nature has revealed to us in recent times how far we have drifted from what is natural in our lifestyles. We are a developing nation and have adopted many of the practices that go alongside development. We consume as much.. read more

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The Development of the Tourism Sector in Dominica

Dominica’s tourism industry is quickly growing although one can argue that it is still in its early development stages compared to other Caribbean islands. For many years, it has been said that this beautiful unspoilt island has been left behind due to its rugged terrain, lack of white sand beaches, and underdeveloped infrastructure which have.. read more

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Stealing is stealing. And stealing is costly

“Many employees have said “A few pens here, a notepad or two there, a stapler, a ruler, a stamp – who would ever miss these little items should they disappear from the workplace? Pencils, paperclips, and paper – they seem abundant and ready for the taking, right?” Well the truth is, no matter how a.. read more

Living Among Nature

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Living Among Nature

2015 is well on its way and as is customary, many would have made resolutions they hope to keep throughout the year. As Dominicans, I hope that one of the resolutions made was directly related to the preservation of what many in the world crave – nature at its best! Nature is what we can.. read more

Customer Service

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Customer Service

I recently walked into an auto parts shop and I was forced to contemplate the old cliché ‘the customer is always right.’ I do not subscribe to the cliché because I have borne witness to many a rude customer and I was always so amazed that the individual behind the counter or desk could be.. read more

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Invest in a Parking Facility

Thinking out of the box for an investment idea? Well, Dominica is in dire need of a car park to service the growing number of vehicles that are plying our streets. Soon, we will look around and realize that there are more cars than people on the island. Have you ever thought of investing in.. read more

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How Dominica can prepare for future Olympics.

We all sat back and enjoyed 3 weeks of serious sports entertainment during the Summer Olympics 2012. The Summer Olympics 2012 was held in the United Kingdom. This activity brought together the World’s best athletes. They came from near and far. Some, from places that we had heard of for the first time; they were.. read more