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Help for small business

Small business owners in the Virgin Islands may be more fortunate than those in other regions, thanks to a dynamic resource for entrepreneurs.

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Norma Krieger, founder Krieger Creative Group.

Photo by Johanna Bermudez-Ruiz.

KCG offers World Class branding in St. Croix

Norma Krieger has produced and managed multi-million dollar advertising projects for worldwide brands. Now she’s back home in her native St. Croix, bringing sophistication to her island-based agency, Krieger Creative Group.

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Will 2014 Bring any change to Caribbean leaders mindset?

The former CEO of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association, Alex Sanguinetti, stated in January of 2012, the region must adopt new methods to compete for tourism dollars. Why after 2 years has it not changed?

Read Sanguinetti's comments here.

Profiting during a bad economy

Our law firm recently established an Asset Stabilization and Strategic Economic Recovery Team (ASSERT) to help businesses stay afloat. Here are some pointers from our team. Click for more.

Virgin Voice Publishing Page

Getting your story in print or in an e-book is easier and more affordable than ever. Books from independent publishing currently appear among The New York Times best sellers, earning substantial recognition and royalties for their authors. Click for more.

Green development key to success

When St. Croix's Onaje Jackson began his business in 1993, it took him to remote locations in Belize and Guyana. He says nobody new what ‘sustainable’ meant back then. Times have changed. Click for more.

Timeshare demand high in Caribbean

The Caribbean is the top international choice among among U.S. timeshare vacationers, but the demand exceeds the inventory. Click for more.

Palm Aruba joins Interval

Interval International, a worldwide provider of vacation services, has announced that Palm Aruba Condominiums, one of the island’s newest developments, has joined its vacation exchange network. Click for more.

Schedule a check up for your business

Periodic “business checkups” can help small businesses anticipate,and guard against, legal liabilities, and excessive costs. Click for more.

BVI steps up tourism strategy

The British Virgins may be branded as “ Nature’s Little Secrets” because of their abundant beauty and rich natural resources. But the 60 plus islands will soon be attracting more attention. The British Virgin Islands government is stepping up it efforts to attract global travelers seeking an authentic vacation experience. Click for more.

Sharing a commitment to Caribbean tourism

Caribbean Travel Marketplace provides an opportunity for tourism stakeholders to reaffirm their commitment to tourism in the region. Click for more.

U.S. SBA offers on line course

The U.S. Small Business Administration offers online training access contracting opportunities for small businesses, including those owned by women, minorities, disadvantaged individuals and veterans. Click for more.

Social networking pays big dividends

The number advantages of SMM are generating exposure for businesses, increasing traffic and building new partnerships. Click for more.

Air Jamaica flying high

Air Jamaica is bouncing back, after a troubled time, and airline marketers are promising the "new" Air Jamaica will offer everything you loved about the old Air Jamaica and more. Click for more.

SBA awards U.S. Virgins Step Grant

The U.S. Small Business Administration has awarded the Virgin Islands a State Trade and Export Promotion grant in the amount of $489,646 to strengthen its relations with foreign markets. Click for more.