A picture is worth a thousand words. However, for some of us a bad photo can pretty much feel like our lives are ruined. We have curated some tips that will ensure you are photo-ready at all times. Especially at this time of the year where events are plentiful and so are photo opportunities.
As I made my way from the carpark to the lobby at Courtyard by Marriott, I first took note that this six-year-old hotel was very well-maintained. In the well-appointed lobby, amongst the early morning bustle of hotel guests, many of whom were dressed for the office, I was met by the welcoming smiles and greetings of the Courtyard staff which assured me that this hotel prided itself in excellent service to visitors and locals alike.
Storms have the ability to attack your business’ cash flow, whether they are physical or financial in nature.
We all witnessed the onslaught of Irma and Maria as they swept relentlessly throughout our Caribbean region; leaving behind nothing but destruction and despair. Please remember to do your part in any way you can to support our brothers and sisters as they recover.
As a business owner you must be well-equipped to handle the onset of a storm or a hurricane.
There are hundreds of things that all independent women should have in their homes. Below, we share a list of must-haves for your beautiful home:
Forget about using mismatching plates and glasses, or worse still, disposables! Invest in a beautiful tableware set that combines the colours of your home. We recommend that you have enough for eight people, then every time you have guests you’ll have enough.
Put artificial plants to the side and swamp them with natural ones. These will give life to your home! If you’ve never had plants before, we recommend starting with succulents or cactuses, which you will love.
We know that reading is one of the best habits you can have. What’s better than putting all your books in the same place? Additionally, if you put them in your living or sitting room they will serve as decorations.
Makeup trends come and go but one that is here to stay is a flawless complexion.
Here are some skincare products that have had a great deal of buzz recently.
1) Charcoal. We have seen some bigger brands incorporate this ingredient in cleansers and face masks recently. The dark colour of the formula may be off-putting compared to other standard cleansers, however the products boast a deep cleanse of the skin. Incorporating Biore Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser has been one of the best decisions I have made recently. After the first cleanse I could tell the difference as my face felt cleaner. With two weeks of use, the improvement of my complexion and texture of my skin was remarkable.
There’s something absolutely phenomenal about merging the extraordinary with the traditional. An exchange occurs where the convenient but boring can sometimes seek to overthrow the exciting but risky. True experts of the arts understand that the perfect blend is created when both synchronise and neither overthrows. With 17 years of experience in event design under their belt, Renaissance Designs Inc. certainly is among those true experts. Having served some of the island’s most noteworthy events such as the Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival, Tipsy, The One Love Concert, BMEX and more…, they are launching a new initiative entitled the ‘Venue Series’. With it, not only do they plan to transform unconventional locations into beautiful spaces, they plan to blow your mind too.
September 1st, 2016 will be exactly one year since I left my full-time job as an engineering employee. I have learnt so much in the past months, amidst triumphs and challenges. Continuing from last month’s article, let’s finish the list of ten things to consider before leaving your job.
This may sound old fashioned, but creating lists (whether on paper or digitally ) is a great way of getting a realistic picture of what needs to be done for the day. Seeing the tasks outlined will help you to allocate your time accordingly.
On the heels of The Golden 50 every proud Barbadian around the world took the time off from work to join with us to celebrate Barbados’ Independence and all of the success this country has achieved in the past 50 years. As all major businesses would have allowed workers to participate in the festivities, so should you entrepreneurs, if not to joined in the celebration itself but to celebrate having your own striving business in such a monumental time for our country.