Journalism Week in Jamaica Explores Modern Media & Competition

November 27th, 2015

The following excerpts are from my presentation at a lively and well-attended forum hosted by the Press Association of Jamaica in celebration of Journalism Week. The topic was ‘Modern Media: Competition & Customer Choices’. Modern Media Means Different Things to Different People Some see modern media as new digital communication platforms like vlogs, blogs, podcasts [...]


Jamaica’s Press Association looks at ‘Modern Media: Competition & Consumer Choices’

November 26th, 2015

National Journalism Week The Press Association of Jamaica recently hosted a week of activities in celebration of Journalism Week. They invited me to make a presentation on ‘Modern Media: Competition and Customer Choices’. I kicked off by asking the well organized session, with over 200 in attendance, by asking what words came to mind when [...]


Unlimited phone plans will now truly be unlimited

August 12th, 2010

Have you ever been deceived by false advertising, that is probably not regarded as false, because of the “special conditions that may apply”. Well, good for you if it has never happened to you. However, for the rest of us who naively believe that unlimited talk time or texts really means unlimited, there is finally [...]