The Five Hottest Occupations in Jamaica

Where are you mostly likely to be employed in Jamaica? Which occupations do employers seek most? The following infographics highlight the five hottest occupations in Jamaica, based on demand (advertisement in the Jamaica Observer & Gleaner) from employers:

Five Hottest Occupations in Jamaica

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Top 10 Dancehall/Reggae Artistes on Social Media – V1.0

This updated version of our ‘Top 10 dancehall/reggae artistes on social media’, highlight the inclusion of Gyptian and Jah Cure to our list. Gyptian has entered our ranking in the #3 position and Jah Cure #6.

This list is created via information gathered from the Facebook and Twitter accounts of Jamaican Artistes – rankings are based on the total number of “Likes” and “Follows”.

 

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Winning Schools: Champs Stats since 1910

How much do you really know about Jamaica’s premier Schools Athletic Championship? Did you know that:

  1. Boys Champs begun in 1910 – Wolmers High School won
  2. Girls Champs begun in 1957 – St. Hilda’s High School won
  3. Boys Champs was held separately from Girls Champs
  4. In 1999, Boys and Girls Champs were merged into one event
  5. There was no Champs held in 1944 (Boys Champs), 1958, 1959 and 1960 (Girls Champs)

Here is our ranking of schools that have won over the years:
Boys and Girls Championship Infographic

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Top Six Financial Companies on Facebook: Jamaica

Are the number of Facebook ‘likes’ a true representation of customer appreciation/satisfaction with their respective financial institution?  Is social media presence a true reflection of customer satisfaction with a company? Which financial company is winning the social media war in Jamaica?

Could there be a relationship between social media ‘likes’ and company profit? What do you think?

See our Infographics below and judge for yourself!

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Comparison of 2010 Corruption levels: Singapore, Barbados, Jamaica, T&T

This is our weekly chart feature, please ensure to leave a comment, and share your views on what is presented!

Additional Info:

Transparency International (TI) defines corruption as the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. This definition encompasses corrupt practices in both the public and private sectors. The Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) ranks countries according to the perception of corruption in the public sector. The CPI is an aggregate indicator that combines different sources of information about corruption, making it possible to compare countries. Read more of this post