Blogs

ONLINE ETIQUETTE

We use the internet to do a lot, for work, business, fun and life. Spending so much time online should prompt us to consider best practices for good net citizens.  Let’s call them 'Internet Etiquette'. Our list isn’t exhaustive, but we humbly offer a few that could make your online life easier:

EVEN COVID SURVIVORS FACE HELL

A scary scenario: You're locked in a room with a very venomous snake coiled to strike. Suddenly, a table appears with a bottle labelled “Drink me to cut the chances of the snake biting you from 100% to 25%”. Would you drink it or take your chances with the reptile? 

HELPING YOUR CHILD LEARN ONLINE

1. Structure

Creating structure is perhaps the most effective way to help your child learn remotely, especially in a pandemic that has brought much uncertainty. Structure helps them organize their learning as they would in a face-to-face setting. Easy ways to create structure include setting a schedule or creating a daily plan while still encouraging self-... Read More

SCENIC ROUTES FOR THE CURFEW

Exploring the island these days is a navigation of protocols, huge anxiety and the foreboding sense that perhaps you really shouldn’t be travelling. But the itch just to see somewhere new or remember the ocean still exists are powerful motivators. We also believe you can have some nice drives in an afternoon of safe adventure. 

Papine to Blue Mountains 

SCENIC ROUTES FOR THE CURFEW

Exploring the island these days is a navigation of protocols, huge anxiety and the foreboding sense that perhaps you really shouldn’t be travelling. But the itch just to see somewhere new or remember the ocean still exists are powerful motivators. We also believe you can have some nice drives in an afternoon of safe adventure. 

Papine to Blue Mountains 

PASS THE TIME DURING LOCKDOWN

Are you ready for the lockdown? Got groceries? Know what you’re gonna binge watch? The three-weekend lockdowns threw some wrenches in more than a few plans. But never fear. Prips is here, with four ways to occupy your free time while you #tanayuyaad.

Feeling out! Feeling down! This feeling wouldn’t leave me alone Bob wasn’t alone in that.

IMPATIENT YOUTH PUT US ALL AT RISK

Most young Jamaicans often lead lives of sheer fun on weekends. We could find them at the beaches, at sessions or house parties, or chilling in their neighbourhood with friends. They all had the freedom to go wherever and whenever they chose, except perhaps those with strict parents.

INNER PEACE

The pandemic may be our most immediate crisis, but another looms ominously. Mental health may be out biggest lost in Covid-19, with depression and anxiety at an all-time high. Constant curfew changes and almost house arrest is testing our sanity. Even waiting for the vaccine is an issue for many of us. Here are some ways to cultivate inner peace in these troubling... Read More

APPLE SIDES WITH THE CONSUMER AGAINST FACEBOOK

In today's world, data is king. Every move we make online means companies like Facebook and Google fill their data coffers, creating treasure troves of information to sell to advertisers. As a marketing firm, we appreciate the value of data and how that benefits clients.