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  • Karen Kirlew: Doing God’s work

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    SHE was recently named president-elect of the Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU), shattering the glass ceiling that had existed for centuries. But for 43-year-old Reverend Karen Kirlew, this achievement has happened in God’s own ...

  • Sara and Brian Stanford.

    A couple grappling with Endometriosis

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    MANY people do not understand endometriosis and how seriously debilitating its effects can be. They often label it as ‘bad cramps’, and think women with the condition are overreacting to pain. When All Woman caught ...

  • Diahann Gordon-Harrison, Children’s Advocate

    Women being bold for change

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    WE are all aware that role models and mentors play an essential part in the development of individuals. In celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD) this Wednesday, March 8, All Woman decided to ask powerful women in ...

  • Elaine Thompson with Chef Stephen Hamilton of Eskay Caterers. (Richard Fletcher)

    Eskay caters for Elaine Thompson

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    WHEN Olympic gold medallist and beloved Sportswoman of the Year Elaine Thompson wanted to have an extra special congratulatory dinner recently, there was only one chef she wanted to answer the call — Chef Stephen Hamilton ...

  • Garfield Robinson

    Dr Janet Dyer proves dreams do come true

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    DR Janet Dyer’s upbringing was no bed of roses, but today she’s ensuring that the young people she comes in contact with are encouraged to fulfil their dreams. Dr Dyer, 53, was born and raised in Burnt Savannah, St ...

  • Powerful, but lonely

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    Many men and women have the career, the wealth, the good life, so it seems. But many of these people also do not have the one thing that would make all the wealth worth it – a family. Many have confessed that in their ques ...

  • From left, Maureen Denton, executive director/head of secretariat, Economic Growth Council (EGC), and Michael Lee-Chin, chairman; with Denton’s daughter Tahira Francis, business development analyst, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, USA; and Dr Luis Asilis, CEO, Groupmetro, The Dominican Republic.-

    Maureen Denton is home for good

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    MAUREEN Denton speaks of the Jamaica of her childhood with a smile in her eyes. She has fond memories of early life with her parents, five sisters and one brother in Mavis Bank, St Andrew; Easington, St Thomas, and Goshen, St E ...

  • Sophia Bryan - A woman on a mission

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    SOPHIA Bryan is a woman on a mission to empower entrepreneurs with knowledge that will put them in a more competitive position to build wealth and withstand the challenges associated with running a business. Bryan, 25, told Al ...

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