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Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion

English, Education, 1 season, 40 episodes, 20 hours, 37 minutes
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Dropping Bars is the Podcast that finds Dope Caribbean People, both in the Caribbean and the diaspora, doing amazing things and sharing their stories, voices and perspectives to inspire the next generation of Caribbean Greatness.
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Turn $1,000 into $7,000 Net: Charlene Asher's Secrets to Starting Profitable Businesses on a Budget!

In this episode, host Kimron Corion welcomes back CharlYN Asher, the first-ever guest on the Dropping Bars Podcast. They discuss Charlyn's journey as a CEO and the challenges of running two companies simultaneously. They also delve into the considerations for starting or buying a business, the importance of customer experience and service, and the mindset needed for entrepreneurship. Charlene shares her passion for giving back to the community and her experiences in helping schools in Grenada. The episode concludes with advice for aspiring entrepreneurs and the importance of building relationships. Takeaways - Running multiple businesses simultaneously is challenging but rewarding. - When starting or buying a business, consider factors such as financing, passion, profitability, and the need for good legal and accounting support. - Starting a business with limited financing is possible, especially with the rise of e-commerce platforms. - Entrepreneurship requires perseverance and a growth mindset. - Giving back to the community and building relationships are crucial for success in business. - Providing excellent customer service and ensuring a positive customer experience are key factors in business success.
4/24/202435 minutes, 46 seconds
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Diss Tracks to Dollars: How Artists Use Beef to Boost Their Careers!

In this episode of the DropinBars podcast, host Kimron Corion explores the topic of beef in the music industry. He discusses the prevalence of beef between artists and the impact they have on the industry. Kimron examines how a beef can be strategically leveraged as a marketing tool, leading to increased exposure, monetization opportunities, and fan loyalty. He also highlights the potential drawbacks of beefing, including the normalization of conflicts, distractions from the music itself, reputational damage, and the impact on mental health. Ultimately, Kimron emphasizes the need for artists and industry professionals to carefully consider the benefits and risks of engaging in beef. Takeaways -Beef between artists in the music industry has been a tactic used for decades to gain attention, sell records, and increase earnings. -Beef can provide increased exposure, leading to more streams, downloads, and sales of music. -Monetization opportunities arise from beef through advertising, streaming royalties, and increased concert ticket sales. -While beef can rejuvenate an artist's career and introduce them to a new generation of fans, it also has potential drawbacks, including the normalization of conflicts, distractions from the music itself, reputational damage, and impact on mental health. Chapters 00:00 Introduction: Exploring Musical Beef 03:12 Beef as a Marketing Tool 06:08 Longevity and Relevance 07:36 Drawbacks of Beefing 09:35 Double-Edged Sword: Benefits and Risks 10:04 Considerations for Artists and Industry Professionals 11:01 Closing Thoughts
2/2/202410 minutes, 55 seconds
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Embracing Imperfections: The Desire for Approval and Authenticity in Social Media Dynamics

Welcome to another episode of Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion! In this episode, Kimron and his guest, Lynnes, discuss the struggle to maintain authenticity on social media and the desire for universal likability. In this episode, Kimron and Lynnes cover: 1. The pressure to present a curated version of oneself on social media. 2. The desire for universal likability and its impact on online personas. 3. Embracing imperfections and failures as part of personal growth. 4. Balancing personal branding on social media with authenticity. 5. The importance of consistency and momentum in content creation.
1/24/202442 minutes, 31 seconds
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The Secret To Navigating Social Media Marketing In 2024

🚀 Welcome to the ultimate guide on mastering social media in 2024! 🌐 In this episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, we delve into the secrets of navigating the complex world of social media. Get ready to explore the C.R.A.V.E framework – a tailored approach that combines personal branding, understanding audience interests, and adapting to the latest social media trends. Whether you're an individual looking to boost your online presence or a business aiming to enhance your digital strategy, this video is your go-to resource. Key Highlights: Connect (C): Discover how to craft an authentic personal brand and leverage your social network for deeper connections. Respect (R): Learn the nuances of different platforms - from LinkedIn's professionalism to TikTok's creative dynamism. Audience (A): Unravel the 'interest graph' to create content that resonates with your audience's preferences. Value (V): Embrace the power of short-form videos for engaging, value-driven content. Experimentation (E): Stay ahead with innovative content strategies and adapt to evolving algorithms. Plus! Insights into platform-specific strategies and the unbeatable benefits of short-form videos. 🌟 Want to skyrocket your social media success in 2024? 🌟 Kimron Corion Digital is here to guide you! Specializing in bespoke social media solutions, we're dedicated to aligning your strategy with your unique goals and audience needs. 📧 Contact us: [email protected] 🔗 Visit: kimroncorion.com 👥 Schedule a consultation and transform your social media journey! Don't forget to like, share, and subscribe for more insightful content on social media strategies!
1/17/202415 minutes, 9 seconds
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Unlock Success: Discover the Power of Consistency & Momentum!

In this special birthday edition of the Dropping Bars Podcast, join me as we dive deep into the transformative power of consistency and momentum. Sharing from my heart and personal experiences, including the impactful 'I Am Grenadian' project and the challenging hiatus from this very podcast, I'm here to ignite your drive and reaffirm your commitment to your goals. This episode isn't just a celebration of another year; it's a rallying cry for all of us to maintain our strides toward success, no matter what. So, if you're seeking a burst of motivation, a dose of real-life wisdom, or just a moment to reflect and recharge, tune in and become part of the unstoppable force that is Bars Nation. Don't forget to subscribe and share your journey with us - together, we're building a community that moves, grows, and thrives, one powerful step at a time. #ConsistencyIsKey #MomentumMatters #DroppingBarsPodcast #PersonalDevelopment #BirthdaySpecial
1/6/20245 minutes
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Varcy: From Bahamian Beats to Hair Styling Feats - A Deep Dive with Donvarcia Duncombe!

In the latest episode of the 'Dropping Bars Podcast', Kimron sits down with the multi-talented Bahamian recording artist and hairstylist, Varcy (Donvarcia Duncombe). Dive deep into Varcy's musical journey and discover her entrepreneurial spirit in the world of hairstyling. Plus, stay tuned as Varcy shares invaluable advice and spits some bars for aspiring musicians across the region. Don't miss out on this captivating episode!
10/18/202327 minutes, 57 seconds
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How To Boost Business Performance with Generative AI: 5 Essential Strategies

We're back with another exciting episode of the Dropping Buzz Podcast, and this time we're diving into the world of generative artificial intelligence! If you're curious about how businesses can leverage the power of AI and enhance their operations, then this episode is a must-listen. In this episode, I break down the fascinating findings from a recent report by Salesforce, shedding light on businesses in Canada and their slow adoption of generative AI. But fret not, because I also share some incredible insights on how AI can benefit your organization. Here are the 5 key takeaways you'll learn from this episode: 1️⃣ Enhanced creativity: Discover how generative AI can assist in evaluating and enhancing creativity by analyzing aspects like novelty, feasibility, and impact, particularly in product development and design. 2️⃣ Boost performance across functions: Dive into how generative AI can transform sales and marketing rules, leading to better customer service, engagement, and higher conversion and retention rates. 3️⃣ Optimize operations: Explore how automating and optimizing operational processes with generative AI can save costs, allocate resources better, and make your business more efficient and competitive. 4️⃣ Content creation made easy: Uncover how generative AI can automate the content creation process, saving you time and resources, whether it's creative text, imagery, audio, or engaging marketing campaigns. 5️⃣ Job quality and growth: Learn how automating mundane tasks with AI can empower your team to focus on strategic and creative aspects of their jobs, enhancing job quality and even leading to job growth. Here's a fun fact from the episode: Did you know that while AI can be used for negative purposes like scams, you can use it for good to enhance your business and stay ahead of the game? That's a wrap for this episode, but before we sign off, remember to embrace AI and take advantage of its benefits to grow your organization. Don't get left behind!
10/13/20237 minutes, 52 seconds
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From Classroom to Campus: The Unexpected Journey of a Grenadian Teacher to US University Recruiter!

In the latest episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, Kimron sits down with Timon Thomas from Global Ed Recruiting, who's taken a remarkable leap from teaching in Grenada to spearheading recruitment at US universities. Driven by his profound desire to aid others, Timon opens up about the essence of education, the role of mentorship, and grabbing the chances life throws at you. We delve deep into his educational background, involvement in mentorship programs, his unique perspective from the basketball officiating court, and his unwavering commitment to assisting international students in acclimating to their overseas studies. Whether you're a student or simply someone chasing after your dreams, this episode offers a treasure trove of insights and wisdom. Hit play and get inspired by the transformative power of education and individual development. Don't let this gem slip by!
10/3/202331 minutes, 11 seconds
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Turning Up the Volume on Positivity: Let's Change Social Media Together! #MakePositivityLouder

Join Kimron Corion in this powerful episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast as we dive deep into the digital waves of social media. Why has negativity become so loud, and how can we amplify the echoes of positivity? 🌟 Let's embark on a mission to reshape our online world and #MakePositivityLouder. Be part of the change. Don't forget to LIKE, SHARE, and SUBSCRIBE for more impactful conversations! 💡
8/15/20237 minutes, 57 seconds
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Master Your Money: Essential Tips for Personal and Business Finance Success

Join me in this insightful episode as our guest, Denisha Daniel delves into the importance of managing personal and business finance and cash flow for entrepreneurs. As a seasoned personal and business finance expert with a creative approach, Denisha shares valuable insights and experiences that shed light on the challenges and pitfalls of mixing personal and business expenses. From the need for proper record-keeping to the significance of separating personal finances from the business, Denisha offers practical tips and strategies for ensuring financial stability and avoiding common mistakes. In addition, Denisha discusses the critical role of budgeting, especially during celebratory seasons like Spice Mass and back-to-school time. By planning ahead and saving, Denisha suggests that individuals can avoid unnecessary reliance on credit facilities and make informed financial decisions. Whether you're a business owner or simply looking to improve your business finances, this episode offers valuable guidance and explores the fundamentals of financial management. Don't miss this opportunity to gain insights from an expert in the field and discover how to confidently navigate the world of finance. Make sure to subscribe to my channel to stay updated with more captivating content, and let us know in the comments what other topics you'd like us to cover next on this podcast.
8/15/202338 minutes, 26 seconds
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Candid Reflections on My Podcast Journey - The Good, Bad and Ugly

In this introspective episode of "Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion," I open up about my recent feelings of discouragement with the podcast. While still passionate about creating content, I reflect on the journey so far, emphasizing the importance of this podcast, the meaningful connections made, and the value it brings to loyal listeners. However, I admit to dedicating insufficient time, energy, and effort, acknowledging the need for renewed commitment. Witness my recommitment to the Dropping Bars Podcast and plans for the future in this candid, soul-searching episode. Don't miss this honest look inside my thoughts on the path forward for the show.
7/25/202313 minutes, 54 seconds
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UNLEASHING THE POWER OF SOCIAL MEDIA SUCCESS! Business Goals, KPIs & Buyer's Journey Demystified!

Welcome to an electrifying episode of Dropping Bars from the groundbreaking Social Media and AI Marketing Masterclass! Brace yourself for an absolute game-changer as I unravel the secrets behind achieving unparalleled social media success! Are you ready to take your business to extraordinary heights? Join me on this mind-blowing journey where we dive deep into the art of goal setting and decoding the magic behind those elusive social media Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)! Curious how the buyer's journey intertwines with the immense power of social media? Get ready to have your mind blown as I reveal the astonishing connection between the two and how it holds the key to skyrocketing your online presence and profits! Numbers don't lie! This jaw-dropping video explores the art of measuring social media success. Witness the incredible insights that will revolutionize how you track and evaluate your social media performance. Prepare to level up like never before! Brace yourself for an unforgettable experience as we dive into the world of social media mastery together! Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting out, this mind-blowing episode of Dropping Bars will equip you with the tools and knowledge to conquer the digital landscape like a true champion! Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity! Hit that play button, and let's embark on a journey that will forever transform how you perceive and conquer the realm of social media success! Ready to revolutionize your social media game? Smash that like button, subscribe to our channel, and turn on the notification bell to stay updated on all the latest tips, tricks, and strategies that will supercharge your online presence! Let's soar together!
6/27/202322 minutes, 49 seconds
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From Grenada to Jamaica: Inspiring Journey of Entrepreneur & Biotechnologist ft. Latoya Roberts | Dropping Bars Podcast

Welcome to another exciting episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast! I am thrilled to have the incredible Latoya Roberts as my special guest in this edition. Join us as we delve into the captivating life story of Latoya, an extraordinary entrepreneur, agriculturalist, and biotechnologist hailing from the beautiful island of Grenada and now making waves in Jamaica. During our conversation, Latoya opens up about her upbringing in Grenada, sharing valuable insights into her journey. We explore her transition to Jamaica, the challenges she faced along the way, and the invaluable lessons she learned from those experiences. Prepare to be inspired as Latoya shares how she overcame obstacles with sheer determination and resilience. Get ready for an episode packed with genuine wisdom and knowledge as Latoya drops some serious bars, offering powerful perspectives on life, entrepreneurship, and biotechnology. Whether you're interested in agriculture, entrepreneurship, or simply seeking motivation, this episode has something for everyone. Join me on this captivating episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, and let's dive deep into Latoya Roberts' remarkable journey. Don't miss out on this enlightening conversation filled with incredible stories and valuable insights. Tune in now and be ready to be inspired by the remarkable Latoya!
6/13/202329 minutes, 10 seconds
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Inside the Rise of Topcat and Blazzer: Their Musical Journey, Community Works, and Spicemas 2023

Welcome to the latest episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast! In this exciting installment, I had the pleasure of sitting down with the incredible musical duo known as Topcat and Blazzer. Get ready to dive into their captivating stories as we explore their paths and extraordinary journey as a dynamic duo. During our conversation, we delved into their meteoric rise to musical stardom in the beautiful island of Grenada, fueled by their smash hit single "Can't tell me what to do." Join us as we uncover the secrets behind their success and the challenges they overcame along the way. But that's not all! We also dug deep into their commitment to giving back to their community through their inspiring community work. Discover how their music catalyzes positive change and hear about the impactful projects they're involved in. Moreover, we couldn't resist discussing the musical influences that have shaped Topcat and Blazzer's unique sound. From reggae legends to contemporary icons, we explored the artists who have left an indelible mark on their artistic journey. And what about their plans for Spicemas 2023? Tune in to hear their exciting insights and exclusive announcements for this highly anticipated event. You won't want to miss it! Get ready for an unforgettable experience as we dive deep into the world of Topcat and Blazzer. This bumper episode is packed with fascinating stories, incredible music, and abundant inspiration. Grab your headphones, hit that play button, and join us on this incredible musical journey!
5/30/202329 minutes, 26 seconds
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Unleash Your Creative Genius: 5 Mind-Blowing Artificial Intelligence (AI) Tools to Future-Proof Your Career!

Welcome to the latest episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, where I'm about to blow your mind with five mind-blowing artificial intelligence tools that will supercharge your skills and future-proof your career! Brace yourselves because AI is here, and we need to ride this wave to stay ahead of the game. Don't miss out on this epic episode! First up, we have Forefront, a groundbreaking alternative to ChatGPT. This cutting-edge tool takes natural language processing to a whole new level, allowing you to have dynamic and engaging conversations with AI. Say goodbye to clunky chatbots and hello to an interactive and intelligent AI assistant that will revolutionize the way you communicate. Next on the list is Bluewillow, an AI tool that taps into the depths of creativity. With Bluewillow, you can unlock your artistic potential like never before. This image generation tool will inspire you with its ingenious creations and help you produce mind-blowing graphics and images that will leave your audience in awe. Looking to take your video marketing to the next level? Look no further than Pictory! This AI-powered video creation tool is a game-changer. Say goodbye to hours spent tinkering with complicated video editing software software. Pictory simplifies the video creation process, allowing you to create stunning videos effortlessly. With its intuitive interface and powerful AI algorithms, you'll be churning out jaw-dropping videos in no time. But that's not all! Enhance from Adobe is here to take your audio to unimaginable heights. This AI tool uses advanced algorithms to enhance your audio's quality, clarity, and overall wow factor. Whether you're a professional videographer or just capturing memories on your smartphone, Enhance will transform your ordinary audio into extraordinary masterpieces. Last but certainly not least, we have Perplexity, the ultimate AI tool for those who love to play with words. Perplexity is an AI-chat-based conversational search engine that delivers answers to questions using language models. So, my friends, this episode is an absolute must-watch if you want to ride the AI curve and unleash your true potential. These five AI tools will change how you work, create, and communicate. Join me as we dive into the world of AI and embrace the future with open arms. Don't miss out on this exciting journey to supercharge yourself and future-proof your career. Let's drop some bars and ride the wave of AI innovation!
5/16/202331 minutes
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The Power of Artificial Intelligence: Why Black and Caribbean Communities Need to Get Involved | Dropping Bars Podcast

In this episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, join me as I dive deep into the fascinating world of artificial intelligence with special guest Mr. Perry Douglas. We explore the rich history of technology and its impact on society, discussing why AI might be the most influential technological revolution of our time. As we focus on the Caribbean and Black communities, we highlight the need for greater involvement in AI and discuss ways to future-proof yourself in a world where AI may displace certain jobs. From breaking down what people need to do to avoid being replaced by AI to exploring how AI is transforming marketing and overall business operations, this episode is a must-watch for anyone interested in the power of artificial intelligence. Tune in now!
5/9/202347 minutes, 49 seconds
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Brighta Star featuring Kimron Corion- Dropping Bars Podcast Theme Song

The Dropping Bars podcast theme song with Brighta Star and Kimron Corion.
5/8/20232 minutes, 56 seconds
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7 Steps to Losing Weight: Tips and Strategies with Temecia Wilks on The Dropping Bars Podcast

Welcome to this episode of Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion! In this video, we are joined by Temecia Wilks, who is back for a second time to talk about weight loss. Together, we dive into some really important topics related to weight loss, including the role of genetics and health conditions in your weight loss journey. We discuss why nutrition is such a powerful tool in achieving your weight loss goals and also explore the three components that can lead to uncontrollable weight gain. But it's not all doom and gloom! We also discuss the seven steps to losing weight and share some great tips and strategies to help you achieve your weight loss goals healthily and sustainably. So if you're looking to shed some pounds and get in shape, or if you're just interested in learning more about the science of weight loss, this is definitely an episode you don't want to miss! Don't forget to like and subscribe to the Podcast to stay up-to-date on all our latest episodes and to join the conversation in the comments below. Thanks for listening!
4/25/202359 minutes, 11 seconds
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Top 10 AI Tools Revolutionizing Caribbean Business & Life

Welcome back to the Dropping Bars Podcast, today I am taking a look at the tech scene and share some latest insights with you. In today’s episode, we dive into the world of artificial intelligence and explore the top 10 AI tools that are changing the game for businesses, organizations, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts in the Caribbean. From cutting-edge communication and content creation tools to innovative marketing platforms and time-saving applications, we're breaking down the transformative power of AI and how it's reshaping the Caribbean landscape. In this episode, we discuss: · ChatGPT by OpenAI - Revolutionizing content creation and customer engagement. · Krisp - Eliminating background noise for crystal-clear online communication. · Midjourney - Streamlining image creation with AI-powered assistance. · Spiritme - Instant video production with digital avatars · Designer by Microsoft - Enhancing visual content creation with AI-generated design suggestions. · Adobe Podcast Enhance - Transforming audio editing with AI-powered audio optimization. · Rytr - Crafting compelling copy using AI-driven text generation. · Vidyo.ai - Producing stunning video content with AI-enhanced editing tools. · Eleven Labs - Exploring new frontiers of AI voice generation. · Futurepedia.io (Bonus) - Accessing AI-curated knowledge and insights to stay ahead in the information age. Join us as we delve into the world of AI, explore the tools that are making a difference, and discuss how Caribbean businesses and entrepreneurs can harness these technologies to drive growth, enhance operations, and elevate customer experiences. Whether you're a tech enthusiast or a business owner looking to stay ahead of the curve, this episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast is one you won't want to miss! Don't forget to like, share, and subscribe to our channel for more insights. Drop your comments below and let us know which AI tools you're most excited about and how you think they'll impact the future of the Caribbean.   #DroppingBarsPodcast #AIRevolution #CaribbeanTech #AItools
4/18/202321 minutes, 22 seconds
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From Calypso Monarch to Litigation Partner: The Inspiring Journey of Akima Paul-Lambert | Dropping Bars Podcast

Welcome to the Dropping Bars Podcast, where we sit down with inspiring individuals to hear their stories of triumph and success. In this episode, we had the pleasure of speaking with Mrs. Akima Paul-Lambert, a Litigation Partner at Hogan Lovells. Join us as we delve into Akima's journey growing up in Grenada, her experience as an Island Scholar, and her venture into the calypso arena, where she won multiple calypso crowns in Grenada and the UK. We also discuss Akima's foray into mas, with a private section in Oro mas band called Dynasty. As we dive deeper into Akima's journey, she shares her obstacles, how she overcame them, and the biggest lessons she learned toward becoming a litigation lawyer and solicitor. If you're looking for inspiration and a glimpse into the life of a successful lawyer and calypso monarch, then this episode is definitely one you don't want to miss. Tune in now!
4/11/202346 minutes, 49 seconds
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How To Life A Fulfilling Life By being True To Yourself- #DroppingBars With Lynnes Abraham-Edwards

Hey there, dropping bars, family! In this episode, I'm excited to share my heartfelt conversation with my good friend, Lynnes. We opened up about our personal journeys, the lessons we've learned, and how to live on our own terms. Plus, we dive into the topic of happiness and what it means to us. Trust me, this episode was a blast to record, and I can't wait for you all to tune in and enjoy it with us."
4/4/20231 hour, 4 minutes, 27 seconds
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What Caribbean People Need To Be Doing Online To Protect Their Data and Information With Cybersecurity Expert Jervis Dabreo.

Get ready for a new episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, where I sit down with educator and cybersecurity pro, Mr. Jervis Dabreo. We discuss the most common types of scams affecting the Caribbean and how you can safeguard your online data from social engineers. Plus, we dive into the new data protection bill in Grenada and what it means for citizens. But that's not all, folks! Mr. Dabreo also shares some of his inspiring poetry and gives us a sneak peek at his upcoming book. This episode is jam-packed with bars, from start to finish. Don't forget to share your favorite moments in the comments below and tell us, if you found the fountain of youth, what would you do?"
3/28/20231 hour, 15 minutes, 44 seconds
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Embrace Responsibility & Unlock Your Inner Greatness | Dropping Bars Podcast

Are you ready to unlock your limitless potential and unleash your greatness? Join me in this powerful and motivational episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast where I delve into the top 10 reasons why taking responsibility for your own actions will transform you into a better person. This engaging storytelling and uplifting discussions will leave you inspired and ready to conquer your fears, learn from your past, and live a life of purpose and integrity. In this episode, you'll discover: ✅ How taking responsibility can help you unleash your inner power ✅ The courage to face your fears and conquer life's challenges ✅ The importance of self-growth, resilience, and inner strength ✅ The power of inspiring others through your actions ✅ How to build bridges and mend relationships through accountability ✅ The transformational journey of living with purpose and integrity ✅ The secret to turning failure into success ✅ The art of cultivating gratitude and humility This thought-provoking episodes will inspire you to take charge of your life and create the future you've always dreamed of. No matter where you are on your journey, the Dropping Bars Podcast will motivate you to embrace responsibility and become the hero of your own story. Don't forget to like, share, and subscribe to podcast for more motivational content that will empower and inspire you to live your best life!
3/21/202310 minutes, 19 seconds
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Applied Intelligence- New Thinking for Caribbean Prosperity in the 21st Century with Perry Douglas and Claude Douglas

Welcome to the Dropping Bars Podcast! In today's episode, we have a special treat for you. Joining us are two experts in their fields - Mr. Perry Douglas, author of the new book "Applied Intelligence- New Thinking for Caribbean Prosperity in the 21st Century", and Grenadian Sociologist, Mr. Claude Douglas. Our discussion today revolves around the fascinating topic of Applied Intelligence, which is the central theme of Perry's book, available on Amazon. We delve into what Applied Intelligence is and how it can be used to foster economic growth in the Caribbean region. We also explore the impact of China's involvement in the Caribbean, the concept of knowledge as currency, the power of having a success mindset, and much more. So, if you're looking for some insightful and thought-provoking discussion, be sure to tune in to this boss episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast!
3/14/202352 minutes
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How Lornadale Charles Beat The Odds To Succeed In Life And Become Grenada's Lone Archeologist

Lornadale L. Charles is a Social Scientist and trained Archaeologist who specializes Archaeology of the Americas and Heritage of Indigenous Peoples. Her areas of interest are Comparative and historical sociology; archaeological history of the Circum-Caribbean that includes human societies and culture in the past and present; the intersection of politics, history and archaeological conservation, protection of the natural and maritime cultural heritage and landscapes; Archaeology and Heritage and its connection to nationalism and Identity, and exploring how people assign value to things. Lornadale received her M A in Archaeology from the University of Leiden (Universiteit Leiden) in The Netherlands.  Today she is here to drop some bars with us.
3/7/202328 minutes, 6 seconds
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From Pageantry to Motherhood and Back to Pageantry: The Inspiring Journey of Tricia Grant Lewis

Get ready for an emotional and inspiring episode of "Dropping Bars With Kimron"! In today's podcast, I am honoured to chat with the amazing Mrs. Tricia Grant Lewis, Grenada's representative at the Miss International Elegant Mothers Pageant. Tricia is a true power woman - an entrepreneur, fashion designer, wife, and mother who has achieved so much in her career. In our conversation, we delved deep into her early pageantry career and her mom's critical role in her journey. We also talked about the significance of motherhood and family in Tricia's life and why she has decided to return to pageantry after such a long time away. I have to say; this was one of the most compelling and heartfelt conversations I've had on the show. Tricia is such an inspiration, and I know her story will move you. So tune in now to hear our chat and be ready to feel all the emotions!
2/28/202328 minutes, 12 seconds
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Exclusive Interview with Of The Saint: Toronto's Celebrity Photographer & Videographer on His Creative Journey, Working with Drake, Tips For Young Creatives and Life Lessons

Welcome to this week's episode of Dropping Bars! We've got an incredible guest joining us today, and we're excited to share our conversation with you. In this episode, I had the privilege of speaking to the one and only Mr. Elijah De Los Santos, aka Of The Saint - a celebrity photographer and videographer who's making waves in Toronto and beyond. During our chat, we dove into Saint's journey as one of the hottest creatives in the game, including his experiences working with Billboard and even the legendary Drake. We also discussed his entrepreneurial journey and his recent photo exhibit, offering insights and inspiration for up-and-coming creatives. But that's not all - Saint also dropped some major life lessons and shared his tips for success, making this episode a must-watch for anyone looking to level up their creative game. From start to finish, this conversation is packed with bars that are sure to leave you inspired and motivated. So what are you waiting for? Tune in now and prepare to be blown away by Of The Saint's wisdom and creativity!
2/21/202323 minutes, 15 seconds
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World Radio Day- How Radio Plays A Significant Role In Conflict Prevention and Peace Building with Dr. Tawfik Jelassi, Assistant Director General at UNESCO.

Join me on this special episode of Dropping Bars as I sit down with Dr. Tawfik Jelassi, Assistant Director General at UNESCO, to discuss the impact of independent radio on conflict prevention and peacebuilding. Today is World Radio Day, celebrated on Monday, February 13th, under the theme "Radio and Peace."  Listen in as Dr. Jelassi sheds light on the crucial role radio plays in our lives and how it can be utilized as a tool for peace.  This partnership with the Grenada Broadcasting Network will lead you to discover the positive change UNESCO brings to local radio stations worldwide. Don't miss out on this insightful and inspiring episode!
2/13/202317 minutes, 50 seconds
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Engaging The Alien Brain- How Brighta Star Became The Biggest Name In Grenadian Dancehall -Dropping Bars

Today on Dropping Bars, I chatted with Grenada's number-one dancehall artist Brighta Star. We spoke about his journey from school days to becoming Grenada's biggest dancehall sensation. We spoke about the need to keep emotion away from business, the provision movement and the importance of the alien brain (thinking differently).
2/10/202328 minutes, 50 seconds
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Discover The Secret To Building Wealth, Investing and Achieving Financial Freedom In The Caribbean With Krissy Charles.

On this week's episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast, we unlock the secrets to financial independence. I am joined by the Caribbean finance expert, Ms. Kristina Charles, aka Krissy Commerce, to discuss her journey, insights, and strategies for building wealth and investing in the Caribbean. This is a can't-miss episode for anyone looking to level up their financial game. From understanding the basics of investing to developing a wealth-building mindset, Krissy shares it all. Get ready to take notes and be inspired as you learn about creating financial stability and independence. Don't miss out on this packed episode of the Dropping Bars Podcast! About Kimron       I am a results-oriented social media and digital marketing strategist specializing in designing and executing social media and digital communication strategies and campaigns to transform brands and organizations and help them go from unknown to well-known online. I have a master's degree in Digital Media and graduated with the highest honours, "Ryerson Gold Medal," and a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Business. I have led internationally recognized digital communication campaigns in the tourism industry and for Government agencies and SMEs.       Website- https://www.kimroncorion.com/   Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/kimroncorion    Instagram- https://Instagram.com/kimroncorion   Twitter- https://twitter.com/kimroncorion    Sign up for one of my social media or content marketing courses here- https://www.kimroncorion.com/courses/
2/7/202327 minutes, 13 seconds
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Discover the Insights and Lessons from a Trailblazer in International Trade & Food Security: Dr. Wendell Cornwall on Dropping Bars

Join me on the latest episode of 'Dropping Bars' for a captivating conversation with my friend, the highly accomplished Dr. Wendell Cornwall. He recently earned his Ph.D. in International Trade Policy & Food Security from Monash University, Australia, after a journey that took him from a teacher at Grenada Boys Secondary School to Mexico for his undergraduate degree and Australia for his master's and Ph.D. In this episode, you'll learn about Dr. Cornwall's unique perspective on the significance of involving local communities in implementing trade policies in small island developing states. He shares his insights on the impact of trade on economic growth, the challenges he faced throughout his journey and the valuable lessons he learned along the way. Don't miss this opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the intricacies of international trade and food security, as well as an inspiring story of perseverance and determination. Tune in now! About Kimron    I am a results-oriented social media and digital marketing strategist specializing in designing and executing social media and digital communication strategies and campaigns to transform brands and organizations and help them go from unknown to well-known online. I have a master's degree in Digital Media and graduated with the highest honours, "Ryerson Gold Medal," and a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Business. I have led internationally recognized digital communication campaigns in the tourism industry and for Government agencies and SMEs.     Website- https://www.kimroncorion.com/  Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/kimroncorion   Instagram- https://Instagram.com/kimroncorion  Twitter- https://twitter.com/kimroncorion   Sign up for one of my social media or content marketing courses here- https://www.kimroncorion.com/courses/
1/31/20231 hour, 5 minutes, 20 seconds
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Temecia Wilks Talks Health Lifestyle, Preserving Your Food Culture, Weight Loss, Diet Exercise, Caribbean Food, Plant Based Dishes and Many More.

Today on Dropping Bars, I have the pleasure of chatting with Culinary Skills and Weight Loss Consultant, Ms. Temecia Wilks, from the beautiful island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. We delved into a wide range of topics, including Nutrition, weight loss, and the importance of preserving our cultural food heritage. Temecia shared her journey from St. Vincent to New York and some of her favourite traditional Vincy meals. If you love food, this is one episode you do not want to miss. Temecia is offering a free starter kit for anyone looking to lose weight or improve their health. The Kit is a self-assessment and goal-setting workbook and can be accessed here- https://www.thewellfoodie.com/free-kit About Kimron   I am a results-oriented social media and digital marketing strategist specializing in designing and executing social media and digital communication strategies and campaigns to transform brands and organizations and help them go from unknown to well-known online. I have a master's degree in Digital Media and graduated with the highest honours, "Ryerson Gold Medal," and a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Business. I have led internationally recognized digital communication campaigns in the tourism industry and for Government agencies and SMEs.   Website- https://www.kimroncorion.com/ Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/kimroncorion  Instagram- https://Instagram.com/kimroncorion Twitter- https://twitter.com/kimroncorion  Sign up for one of my social media or content marketing courses here- https://www.kimroncorion.com/courses/
1/24/202332 minutes, 46 seconds
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How To Use ChatGPT As Part Of Your Content Marketing Strategy- Dropping Bars With Kimron Corion

With all the hype surrounding ChatGPT, I had to check it out myself and pheww if you want to elevate your content marketing game ChatGPT can help! It can help you create high-quality, engaging content in little to no time.   Whether you're looking to automate blog post creation or craft the perfect social media post, ChatGPT's ability to understand the context and generate human-like text can help you connect with your audience like never before.  Listen to this podcast to learn more about how ChatGPT can help you succeed with your content marketing strategy!
1/20/20237 minutes, 39 seconds
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This Is A Message To The Young People Of The Caribbean- #DroppingBars with Kimron Corion

The things you do today online can come back and haunt you in the future. Young people and adults alike need to be very mindful of what they do on social media. Share this message with any young person in your care.
1/19/20232 minutes, 54 seconds
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Uncovering Hidden Truths: Dr. Donna Swapp on Homophobia in Grenada, Building Generational Wealth, Life's Hard-Earned Lessons and More.

Get ready for an inspiring conversation on the Dropping Bars Podcast! Today, I had the pleasure of chatting with the incredible Dr. Donna Swapp, a University professor, researcher, and social justice advocate. From her roots in Grenada to building a life in Canada, she shares the challenges she faced and overcame. Dr. Swapp opens up about her journey as an advocate and the lessons she's learned along the way. Plus, don't miss her powerful insights on tackling homophobia in Grenada and the Caribbean. Tune in now! #DroppingBarsPodcast #SocialJustice #advocacy
1/17/202338 minutes, 51 seconds
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The Caribbean Greatest Export: Tourism- The Meaning And Importance Of Tourism To The Caribbean- Dropping Bars With Kimron Corion featuring Barry Collymore

In this episode of Dropping Bars, I chatted with Mr. Barry Collymore, Owner and Executive Chairman of Mount Cinnamon Beach Resort in Grenada. We spoke about the importance of the Tourism Industry to the Caribbean Region and the relationship between Caribbean tourism and agriculture.
1/15/202342 minutes, 34 seconds
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The Mindset We Need To Be Successful In 2023- Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion 2022 Finale featuring Lornadale Charles, Kevaughan Graham and Tahirah Simmons

As we close 2022, I bring back some of my past guests on this episode of Dropping Bars to help me close the year and talk about the mindset we need to have to succeed in 2023.   2022 was a great year for Dropping Bars, and I look forward to bringing you more dope Caribbean people doing amazing things around the world.
1/15/202348 minutes, 26 seconds
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SECRET TO SUCCESS: Marc Alain Boucicault Shares The Number 1 Secret to Bouncing Back From A Setback. #DroppingBars with Kimron Corion Featuring Marc Alain Boucicault.

Today on Dropping Bars, I have Mr. Marc Alain Boucicault, Haitian Tech Ecosystem Builder and Entrepreneur. We talk about his transition from working as an economist to transitioning to entrepreneurship. We spoke about his journey as a student at Harvard Currently, how he found success despite having a major setback in his business, the state of entrepreneurship in the Caribbean, personal branding and more. Marc also shares three lessons he learned along his journey: his secrets to success.
1/15/202334 minutes, 51 seconds
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How A Young Caribbean Boy Became One Of The Highest Ranking Black Banking Executive In Canada. #DroppingBars with Kimron Corion featuring Ray Williams

Today on Dropping Bars, I interviewed Mr. Ray Williams, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of National Bank Canada.  Ray was born in Grenada and moved to England and then Canada, where he currently resides. We spoke about his journey in the financial services sector, how he became one of the highest-ranking black business executives on Bay Street and the lessons he learned along the way. Ray and his friends love talking about how they went from barefoot to the boardroom, a concept he talks about in this interview. Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion is a show dedicated to taking the wisdom and experiences of  Successful Caribbean People and sharing them with Millenials and Gen Z's from the Caribbean Region. About Kimron, I am a results-oriented social media and digital marketing strategist specializing in designing and executing social media and digital communication strategies and campaigns to transform brands and organizations and help them go from unknown to well-known online. I have a master's degree in Digital Media and graduated with the highest honours, "Ryerson Gold Medal," and a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Business. I have led internationally recognized digital communication campaigns in the tourism industry and for Government agencies and SMEs.  Website- https://www.kimroncorion.com/Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/kimroncorion... Instagram- https://Instagram.com/kimroncorionTwitter- https://twitter.com/kimroncorion
1/15/202340 minutes, 26 seconds
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Life Lessons From A Caribbean Diplomat: Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion Featuring Dr. Philbert Aaron

Today on Dropping Bars, I chatted with Dr. Philbert Aaron. Dr. Aaron is a diplomat and leadership consultant. He was recently appointed as Dominica's Permanent Representative to the UN. In this episode, we spoke about the importance of non-traditional education, why good leadership is key in the Caribbean, his life as a diplomat and the lessons he learned throughout his journey.  Dropping Bars with Kimron Corion is a show dedicated to taking the wisdom and experiences of  Successful Individuals and sharing them with Millenials and Gen Z's from the Caribbean Region. In this Episode, Kimron talks with Dr. Philbert Aaron, Dominica's Permanent Representative to the UN, about his journey and development In The Caribbean.
1/10/202340 minutes, 32 seconds