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The “Badassery” of Women

The “Badassery” of Women

Oh my goodness, it was so stressful getting to the Boston Chamber’s invitation-only Executive Women’s Networking Dinner last week. Stress courtesy of President Biden’s Boston visit at the exact same time in the exact same Boston Seaport area! Gun boats patrolled the Boston Harbor while street closures and state police protected the roadways. I finally made it to the dinner,…

Is AI the Elephant in Your Boardroom?

Is AI the Elephant in Your Boardroom?

AI, or artificial intelligence, includes self-driving cars, robots, artificially created images, and ChatGBT along with other chatbots which can write almost anything on command. To deny the impact of AI on this and future generations is an exercise in futility. Who doesn’t ask Alexa or Siri at least one question or to perform at least one task on any given…

Jamaica’s Brand on the Hot Seat: Will Americans Heed State Department Travel Warnings?

Jamaica’s Brand on the Hot Seat: Will Americans Heed State Department Travel Warnings?

Sey it isn\’t suh! The State Department has sounded the alarm, urging Americans to “reconsider travel” to Jamaica. While the increasing crime rate in Jamaica is a main reason for the heightened concern, it is the apparent slow response among local police that has put Jamaica in the State Department’s crosshairs. “When arrests are made, cases are infrequently prosecuted to…

2023: The Year of Professional Development

2023: The Year of Professional Development

Companies are laying off employees at a seemingly nonstop rate. According to layoffs.fyi, a staggering 148,000 tech and retail employees have been laid off this year. More employees were also laid off in other industries, including media and entertainment. And it’s only March. Amazon, Disney, Ericsson, Google, Meta, Microsoft, PayPal, Salesforce, SAP, Wayfair, Yahoo and Zoom are some of the…