Alex Allison

11 Added | 1 Magazine | 25 Likes | @AlexAllison2015 | Keep up with Alex Allison on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Alex Allison”

The Wisdom of Our Elders

Do you ever find yourself wishing that, at a time when our country and the entire world seem so chaotic and unsafe, you could do more to better your …

InterAct
Innovation

$350 Million Might Not Be Enough to Save Las Vegas

Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges.<p>LAS VEGAS—There's been a lot of hubbub about the effort tech whiz Tony Hsieh and his crack team of acolytes have put into …

Urban Design

You searched for consciousness

Once-In-a-Lifetime Backpacking Trips

Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail<p>Leading hikers from the Continental Divide to the Pacific Ocean, this 1,200-mile stretch contains the best …

Hiking

Stories (Not Ads) Help Brands Connect With Millennials | Marketing Insider Group

By Michael Brenner<p>In Content Marketing<p>0<p>Intuitively it makes sense: the sooner a consumer is hooked on your brand — loyal to their core — the greater …

Menorca Millennials Sets a New Bar for Startup Retreats

“We think that the 20 days of the program can serve as a ‘due diligence’ period on a personal level between entrepreneurs and [visiting] investors,” Garriga explains.<p>The program will also double as a contest – with the top 10 startups set to take part in a subsequent roadshow across Europe’s main …

5 Popular Habits of Happy & Successful People

Does your life flow effortlessly, or do you find yourself in an overwhelming mess thinking “<i>There aren’t enough hours in the day!</i>” on a daily …

Our Marketing Models Are Broken. We Need To Make A Shift.

Marketing used to be pretty simple. You developed a compelling message, used mass media to broadcast that message to large audiences and grew market share. Mostly, you aimed for the meaty part of the curve, where the law of averages conspired in your favor.<p>Then came the cable TV era. Audiences …

Marketing

Six Reasons Why VCs Reject Good Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In one sense, successful entrepreneurs seem to say “no” more than the average person. Greg McKeown, author of <i>Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit</i> …

Venture Capital