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Carry On Friends The Caribbean American Podcast

Feb 12, 2019

In this episode we tackle the issue where those born in America to Caribbean parents often are told how to self-identify by others. And often times it’s that they shouldn’t consider themselves of the island country heritage of their parents. 
Here’s the experiences of a Guyanese American, Jamaican American and...

Nov 6, 2018

Sharine Taylor is the founder of BASHY Magazine which focuses on the cultural production of Jamaica and its Diaspora. She realized early in her professional writing career that the conversations surrounding Jamaica's cultural production was hardly ever talked about by Jamaicans. She created BASHY as a response and aims...

May 22, 2018

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:

  • Recognizing the right opportunities
  • When to...

Mar 27, 2018

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...

Sep 27, 2016

Caribbean American, Jesse Owens II (no relation to Jesse Owens the Olympian) - is a Product Enthusiast with a Love for Culture, History, and Education. He is also the Senior Product Manager of Digital Payments at MasterCard. 

In this episode he shares his personal highs and lows that lead him to the strategy he...