Annual Report of the Small Business Association
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"INDEPENDENCE is the freedom of the soul, a perception of the mind and a feeling understood by the heart". Unknown
As Barbados celebrates 48 years as a sovereign state the concept of freedom, self-governance, patriotism and interdependence are intrinsic characteristics and ideals expected of this maturing nation and its people. After all, just two years shy of the big 50 commands a level of responsibility for charting one's future and determining one's destiny.
'Barbados we come from' - readily comes to mind, connoting a sense of pride and feelings of nationalism, as we stand at attention on hearing the national anthem or during the recital of the pledge of allegiance. Have we however taken stock and looked back at the what our forefathers bequeathed us? Equally, can we admit to being craftsmen of our path for the past five decades and being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us? These are pertinent questions to be answered at this time of reflection as we give account for the management of our affairs.