Reggae Boyz Supporterz Club Forums

Go Back   Reggae Boyz Supporterz Club Forums > Reggae Boyz Supporterz Club Forums > The Everything Jamaica Forum
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

The Everything Jamaica Forum This forum is for topics Jamaican or international/world issues which members may have an interest in discussing.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old February 13th, 2019, 01:41 PM
Don1's Avatar
Don1 Don1 is offline
Reggae Prime Minister
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 29,486
Default Advice to the Neanderthals with mid 20th century thinking

Viz: The low wage/low skill approach to leading JA's development failed miserably in the 20th century. Expecting that approach to be successful in the 2020s and beyond is beyond stupidity


Mitchell: Low-Wage Trap, Outdated Skills Holding Back Ja

Published:Tuesday | February 12, 2019 | 12:21 AM

Jamaica’s dependence on traditional and failed methodologies to support growth and development have placed the country at a disadvantage and that needs to be addressed by the country’s leaders, says Howard Mitchell, president of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ).

Speaking at a luncheon hosted by the Rotary Club of Kingston last Thursday, Mitchell said that the country runs the risk of being left in the blocks as other countries get on board the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution train.

“While developed countries such as the United States and Britain are seemingly struggling to keep pace with the Fourth Industrial Revolution driven by artificial intelligence, digital technology and biological advances, so-called Third World nations like Jamaica are caught in a low-wage trap with skills unsuitable for the 21st century,” Mitchell said
The best way to predict the future, is to create it

Project TEAM Works - Creating Jamaica's 21st Century Workforce
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
©1999-2012 Reggae Boyz Supporterz Club, Inc.