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Business & Career Tips from Successful Immigrants, Entrepreneurs

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English


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Getting Started in Cryptocurrency with Corey Stedman

10/9/2018
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Corey Stedman is the co-founder of Node Capital & DEI a company that provides Data Science solutions to individuals and institutions that are involved in Cryptocurrency trading. In this episode, Corey gives us the basics of getting started in Cryptocurrency. Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com | Text: 347-875-0531 On Social @carryonfriends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on...

Duration:00:37:39

Determined & Destined for Success with Rochelle Willis

9/25/2018
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When Rochelle was young her mother left her in Jamaica and moved to Boston. Later Rochelle and her brother reunited with her parents and as expected it was a culture shock but Rochelle was determined to make her parents proud and be successful in whatever field she chose. This is the story of Rochelle’s journey from Jamaica to being an Engineer with the 5th largest construction company in the world; and her newest title as Entrepreneur. Submit Questions or Suggest...

Duration:00:38:54

From Makeup Artist to #Utilitybae with Renee Baptiste

9/11/2018
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When I met Renee 4 years ago, she was a make up artist. She was on set of photoshoots and she was a beauty contributor for a digital magazine. I also interviewed Renee as part of a 2015 Caribbean Heritage Month Series. This episode is the Career Change Story of how Renee Baptiste went from being a professional Make-up Artist to working in the utility industry. Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text:...

Duration:00:22:05

Caribbean Culture: Life not Trend

8/28/2018
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"Caribbean culture is popping...Caribbean culture is it right now" In this episode, founders of Shuga N Spice Magazine - Alissa Jacques and Shari Stiell-Quashie, talk about Caribbean Culture in main stream; starting a print magazine in a world that's going digital and the future of Caribbean culture. Check out: Essential Soca playlistSpotifySummer Soca playlistYouTube Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text:...

Duration:00:23:41

Jamaica To America: A 25th Anniversary Immigrant Story

8/14/2018
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What's your immigration story? August 2018 marks 25 years since I moved with my family from Jamaica to the United States. To celebrate this milestone, I decided to do something new but you'll have to listen. I really enjoyed recounting this small piece of my story and I hope you do too! Also check out the Summer Soca playlist on YouTube, curated by Candace Thompson Zachery. This playlist has all the latest and hottest Soca tunes. Submit Questions or Suggest...

Duration:00:26:05

Unwind with a book or playlist

7/31/2018
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I'm still in a summertime vibe and in this episode I discuss how I unwind with books and music. Also, how the commute to and from work are not for working. Check out the Essential Soca playlist on Spotify, curated by Jo Wheeler. In addition, you can read along with me with these 3 recommended books for summer. A House for Mr. Biswas by V.S. NaipaulFingerprints of Previous Owners by Rebecca EntelHow to Love a Jamaican by Alexia Arthurs Submit Questions or Suggest...

Duration:00:13:04

Read & Carry On

7/17/2018
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It’s the summer and it’s a good time to talk about taking a break. Do you have plans to unwind? I love Caribbean literature and that's why I'm getting lost in these 3 recommended books for summer. A House for Mr. Biswas by V.S. NaipaulFingerprints of Previous Owners by Rebecca EntelHow to Love a Jamaican by Alexia Arthurs Join us for our summer reading list. Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text:...

Duration:00:18:46

Rethinking Success, Work & Life to Birth Our True Self

7/3/2018
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Lisandra Rickards is the CEO of the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship - Caribbean. In this episode Lisandra shares multiple insights on rethinking success, work & life birth our true self. How are you living? Are you working to live or are you living to work? Lisandra shared that she had reached her limit of achieving for the sake of achieving; and it was time for a break and figure out what she enjoyed and could blossom and radiate in. Connect with Lisandra Rickards:...

Duration:00:35:47

These are some serious times...betta mus come

6/26/2018
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A reflection on current events in light of Caribbean American Heritage Month and Immigrant Heritage Month. Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text: 347-875-0531 On Social @carryonfriends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on carryonfriends.com Enjoyed the show? Please remember to leave a rating and review in Apple Podcasts. A Breadfruit Media Production: Twitter-@breadfruitmedia...

Duration:00:07:35

Caribbean American Heritage Month Settings

6/19/2018
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June is Caribbean American Heritage Month and we're still celebrating! Check out this episode hear the latest. Mentioned in this episode: citeweek.com AppleWebsite Submit Questions or Suggest Topics http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text: 347-875-0531 On Social @carryonfriends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on carryonfriends.com Enjoyed the show? Please remember to leave a rating and review in Apple Podcasts. A Breadfruit...

Duration:00:16:50

How Big Data creates Opportunities for Caribbean Music & Entertainment Artists & Entrepreneurs

6/12/2018
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While listening to a song by soca superstar Machel Montano - Ravi ask himself a question, a question that ultimately lead him to start his company, "Find My Fans". Ravi Ramkeesoon represents Trinidad and in this episode he shares how soca inspired him to develop a tool that can be leveraged by music entrepreneurs, artists and entertainers to grow their reach and connect with their fans. Connect with Ravi Ramkeesoon: Website: findmyfans.co Submit Questions -...

Duration:00:33:57

Why Narratives Matter for the Social Progress of Caribbean Americans

6/5/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Judithe Registre explains: Connect with Judithe Registre: Website: inclusivus.org Twitter: @inclusivus1 Submit Questions - http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text: 347-875-0531 On Social @carryonfriends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on carryonfriends.com Enjoyed the show? Please remember to leave a rating and review in Apple Podcasts. A Breadfruit Media Production:...

Duration:00:36:14

Evaluating your Career & Opportunities (with Dr. Shelly Cameron)

5/22/2018
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Dr. Shelly Cameron is a HR/Organization Development Consultant with over 20 years of experience. She is also an author, speaker and coach. In this episode we discuss factors that should be taken into consideration when evaluating your career or job opportunities including: Connect with Dr. Shelly Cameron: Website: shellycameron.com Instagram: @DrShellyC_Success | Twitter: @DrShellyC Submit Questions - http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text:...

Duration:00:34:10

Being Caribbean in Tech with Georgie-Ann Getton McKoy & Malcolm Paul

5/8/2018
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Georgie-Ann Getton McKoy is the founder of CITE Collective, Illicit Mind and Malcolm Paul is a product manager and full stack developer. Both are Caribbean Americans in Tech and in this episode we discuss: The importance and benefits of community Being a Caribbean in Tech. Challenges being Caribbean in Tech. Building and maintaining connections Submit Questions - http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text: 347-875-0531 On Social @carryonfriends -...

Duration:00:17:03

BONUS: Believe in those who Believe in You

5/1/2018
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A bonus episode made from spilled over energy/excitement from recording a forthcoming interview with Judithe Registre of inclusivus.org After a Saturday morning of back to back recordings both of which were high energy and inspiring, Kerry-Ann had so much energy left over that she had to record this bonus episode. She has been writing a book that she decided to put on hold but wanted to share an overview of the chapters aka "principles" called "Believe In Those Who Believe In You." The...

Duration:00:10:01

COF 085: Career Change - How to Transition into a New Industry

4/24/2018
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Kerry-Ann shares her experience transitioning out of the legal industry after 16 years and provides tips on transitioning into a new career by switching industry. Plus new segment called "Money Changer." Episodes mentioned: Take Charge of Your Professional DevelopmentThe Importance of Self-Care in Your Career GrowthMaking Worthwhile Connections (Paul Brunson) Submit Questions - http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com Text: 347-875-0531 On Social...

Duration:00:41:27

Stick With It, Flex With It

4/10/2018
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This episode is about going all in by sticking with it but flexing with it. Listen to hear how these 3 things affect whether you stick with it: Plus new segment called "Money Changer." Submit Questions - http://www.carryonfriends.com/askkerry Email: hello@carryonfriends.com On Social @carryonfriends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on carryonfriends.com Enjoyed the show? Please remember to leave a rating and review in Apple Podcasts. A Breadfruit Media Production:...

Duration:00:27:34

Being Caribbean American in the Workplace with AlysiaSimone and Deanna Dyschick

3/27/2018
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AlysiaSimone of the Caribbean American culture blog, Rewind And Come Again; and Deanna Dyschick, Soca party blogger at Dyschick, join Kerry-Ann for a conversation on Being Caribbean American in the Workplace. Do your coworkers know that you're Caribbean American? If yes, how did they know? If no, why not? The ladies share their responses and discuss stereotypes, heating up lunch in the office, office politics and more. Submit Questions -...

Duration:00:51:53

Celebration + Updates

3/13/2018
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Carry On Friends The Caribbean American Podcast celebrates Women's History month and all the Lioness' On The Rise. In addition, Kerry-Ann welcomes a new addition to her family as well as to the Carry On Friends Team. Listen for more details and updates including ways to get your questions submitted and answered on the show. Carry On Friends - Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Read more about on carryonfriends.com Enjoyed the show? Please remember to leave a rating and review in Apple...

Duration:00:10:05

Together Forward - Collaborating with Caribbean Millennials to Address Barriers & Drive Growth.

2/27/2018
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This episode of the podcast features guests Jameela Hollingsworth from The HR Boss (Barbados), Carey-Lee Dixon from For Women to Women (Jamaica) and Mikelah Rose from Style & Vibes (NYC). The initial discussion centered around an article which questioned whether North American Millennials were better than Caribbean Millennials, even though the Caribbean produced 2 of the biggest names in music and sports - Rihanna and Usain Bolt. Then the conversation focused on the challenges of...

Duration:00:36:36