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The Castries Market

Unlike many young St. Lucians, I love going to the Castries market. Every trip home to St. Lucia, I make sure to visit the Castries market at least once. I love to purchase crafts, savour some local cuisine or just take in the essence of St. Lucian life. The market is one of our oldest colonial buildings and has stood the test of time. It has even benefited from a recent face lift. It was therefore a no-brainer to...

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black designer sitting with her black-owned handbag brand

Black-Owned Brands; The First (and only) Time I went viral!

In 2013, BlackBusiness.com published an article on the top 5 black-owned handbag brands. Back then, instagram was not so saturated, algorithms gave everyone a fair chance to be seen, and real people, rather than bots were running ig accounts. I boldly messaged the publication to ask if I could be included. They swiftly responded that once I updated my site they would be happy to give me an honorary mention. This should have been my cue that I wasn't...

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top 10 business lessons for small businesses

Business lessons for small businesses, my top 10!

What are the top 10 business lessons for small businesses? Budding entrepreneurs ask me this question the most over the past 10 years. And phewww! These 10 years have been a whirlwhind. I've learnt so much and still have so much growing to do. Every year is different. Each year the parameters change and there is more to learn. And since sharing is caring, I've put together this little video speaking on the 10 top business lessons for small...

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