Automation replacing certain jobs and tasks in the workplace is inevitable. We briefly discuss ways in which countries mitigate the impact. At the Jamaica 55 Diaspora 2017 Conference, held last month, Country Manager for global business process outsourcer, Sutherland Global Services, in Jamaica, Odetta Rockhead-Kerr, emphasised the need for
In this Episode #10 Top 5 Caribbean Tech News Items This Week - What;s this Survey saying about Caribbean Countries + Going Digital? - WHat is Jamaica's largest bank doing with an Innovation Internship Programme ? - What are the actual challenges being experienced with e-commerce in the Caribbean? A Survey is trying to
In this Episode of This Week in Caribbean Tech, Host Ingrid Riley shares the hottest Caribbean Tech News of the Week including topics such as Caribbean Women in Tech, the Net Neutrality Fight across the Caribbean plus the Caribbean Startup in this week's spotlight; up coming Caribbean Tech Events and
I was asked to come an interview this morning on Smile Jamaica, the leading morning show on Television Jamaica. The topic was Women in Technology-the benefits,the challenges and how can our government implement more opportunities within the ICT sector. Of course the interview Simone Clarke Cooper and Neville Bell can
So Uber's founder and CEO Travis Kalanick resigned the other day...ridding the company of his assholian energy surrounding his leadership style and him prevailing over a company wide culture of sexual harassment of women that's deep and long. Now Dave McClure Ceo and Co-Founder of 500 startups, a man who I
Watch Episode#5 of This Week in Caribbean Tech Live Broadcast, hosted weekly, every Thursday by Ingrid Riley on Facebook. In this Episode: Haiti Tech Summit, Ben Horowitz; Artificial Intelligence and BPO Jobs in Jamaica; The cost of Internet Service in the Caribbean; Ganjagram Startup; four Caribbean Tech events coming
Watch the replay of Episode#4 of This Week in Caribbean TEch Live Broadcast, hosted weekly by Ingrid Riley on Facebook. In this Episode: PitchitCaribbean, Digicel, Quikanou, NextGenCreators are mentioned and more. Get the latest Caribbean Tech News, Caribbean Startups Events, Apps and Issues, every Thursday 1 p.m. EDT, 2 p.m. EST.
by Nerissa Golden The Caribbean entrepreneurship space has been quite busy for the past seven years. Millions of Euros and Canadian dollars have been invested to help stir up a desire for enterprise development and to strengthen existing structures to improve local economies. What is the strategy for continuity once funding