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10 Haitian Social Media Influencers You Should Know in 2019

Some people swear that Haiti will never change, right? Wrong! I devised the 1804 BOSS idea, which refers  to Haiti’s former Emperor, Jean-Jacques Dessalines, because of his courage in the face of challenges and his determination to create a Haiti for Haitians. These 10 Haitian social media influencers are using their work and platforms on …

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Haiti, Facebook, small business, carpenter, Joanes Oralien

Can Facebook Help Haiti Focus on Growing Its Business Ecosystem?

  Logging onto Facebook can feel like a religious experience. You do it every day, or for some, every week, and you occasionally find some significance. Do you often wonder what is significant? What if we were to change the occasional into everyday significance? It turns out that using Facebook with a purpose and with …

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Ten 1804 Boss Haitian Influencers on Social Media You Should Know in 2017

Ten 1804 Boss Haitian Influencers on Social Media You Should Know in 2017

  What do you do when you see notable influencers who are recognized time after time for their work on social media, but you rarely see anyone who looks like you?  This has been my observation in the digital space for the last few years. And this is not to say that these big-league influencers …

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Technology, Haiti, tourist predators

Technology is Haiti’s Best Hope to Fight Foreign Predators

  I am writing this article with a heavy and sad heart. There is a war on women and children, in particular in Haiti. Tourists, missionaries, aid workers, questionable adventure-seekers, and those looking to make a few dollars are eyeing the country as an open market. Consider the following headlines that social media has been exposing …

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3 Signs That Haiti is Being Marginalized by Mainstream Media

Haiti is at a turning point right now. For the first time in Haiti’s history, there are tools that we can use to reset the button on the one-sided narrative that mainstream media seems bent on using to shape Haiti’s story – they are the Internet and social media. For decades, the big corporate media …

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