💥💥💥the panel of speakers for our "Building sustainable global career pathways in the performing arts" workshop on 24 July 2017 at @dancejamaica ❣️ John Bling @johnbling1, Black Blingerz, spoke about the current issues faced by dancehall dancers in Jamaica and gave his personal advice to dancers on the development of their future and careers.
Kool Ravers @koolravers , Ravers Clavers, spoke about his personal learnings, life on tour and the importance of education in empowering yourself as a dancer and as an individual.
Latonya @latonyastyle , CEO of Dance Jamaica Academy, spoke about her vision of the dance studio, its journey, and the platform she hopes it creates for dancers.
Cat, @kitty_cat_bcq , managing director of Jungle City studio, @junglecitystudio gave advice on skills building, self awareness, maintaining professionalism, and the expectations of dancers when on tour.
Ting @_tingaling_ , human rights lawyer, spoke about the legal issues surrounding visa applications, visa conditions, the process of contract negotiations and the legality of contractual agreements
Annette @nettynineties , public relations manager, gave advice on methods of self promotion, effective marketing strategies, how best to manage online profiles, and building productive working relationships with students and employers.