Joey Alleyne

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Should You Go Freelance? Can Project Managers Make a Living That Way?

There are definitely benefits to being hired on as a full time and permanent project manager. Job security, obviously, is one of them. Being able to …

4 Science-Backed Ways To Motivate Yourself To Work Out

<i>By Sarah Elizabeth Richards for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Are you looking to make your occasional strength class or Sunday spin session a regular ritual? Many casual exercisers want to sweat more often, but they struggle with finding the workout motivation to make fitness a part of their daily …

The irrational side of change management

Most change programs fail, but the odds of success can be greatly improved by taking into account these counterintuitive insights about how employees …

What strategists need: A meeting of the minds

A unique gathering of strategists from academia, leading companies, and McKinsey debates the state of the discipline, with an emphasis on …

Strategic decisions: When can you trust your gut?

Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman and psychologist Gary Klein debate the power and perils of intuition for senior executives.<p><b>For two scholars</b> …

How we do it: Strategic tests from four senior executives

Former Merck CEO Raymond Gilmartin and three other leaders share their approaches to testing strategy.<p><b>All strategists</b> grapple with the question of …

Have you tested your strategy lately?

Ten timeless tests can help you kick the tires on your strategy, and kick up the level of strategic dialogue throughout your company.<p><b>“What’s the next</b> …

Becoming more strategic: Three tips for any executive

You don’t need a formal strategy role to help shape your organization’s strategic direction. Start by moving beyond frameworks and communicating in a …

Managing the strategy journey

Regular strategic dialogue involving a broad group of senior executives can help companies adapt to the unexpected. Here’s one company’s story, and …

How strategists lead

A Harvard Business School professor reflects on what she has learned from senior executives about the unique value that strategic leaders can bring …

How to Become the Strategist Your Company Needs

Cynthia Montgomery is the Timken Professor of Business Administration and immediate former head of the Strategy Unit at Harvard Business School, where she’s taught for twenty years. For the past six years, she has led the strategy track in the school’s highly regarded executive program for …

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Why Math Might Be The Secret To School Success

Little children are big news this week, as the White House holds a summit on early childhood education on Wednesday. The president wants every 4-year-old to go to preschool, but the new Congress is unlikely to foot that bill.<p>Since last year, more than 30 states have expanded access to preschool. …

The 14 Foods You've Been Storing All Wrong

Learn how to properly store your groceries to keep food flavorful, save money on groceries, and reduce food waste.<p>If you find yourself tossing soggy celery and mealy tomatoes in the trash all too often, you're not alone. No one gives you a guidebook on how to store food properly to prolong shelf …

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7 Tricks to Write an Effective Cold Email

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I speak with people all the time who ask me how I got in touch with someone at a movie studio or a management company. When I tell them it was through a cold email, I always get the same response: “Those work? How did you get to them and …

Initial Public Offering (IPO)

<b>Definition:</b> <i>The first sale of securities (almost always as stock) in a corporation under the regulations governing a public company</i><p>Large amounts of capital have been raised in recent years by small companies that went public. Initial public offerings (IPOs) have made instant billionaires of …

Guided Meditations

Share this<p>For an introduction to mindfulness meditation that you can practice on your own, stream or download the guided meditations below. Recorded …

The One Thing You Should Do After Meeting Anyone New

At 24-years-old, Francis Pedraza is the co-founder and CEO of a venture-backed company, Everest. In addition, he is an advisor to 10 tech companies, each of whom he does hundreds of introductions for in return for equity.<p>It is hard to predict how my Forbes interviews will go. Most top relationships …

What Is the Strategic Planning Process? - Model, Steps & Examples - Video & Lesson Transcript

Definition of the Strategic Planning Process<p><b>Strategic planning</b> is a process undertaken by an organization to develop a plan for achievement of its …

Blogging Is an Art But Attracting the Right Audience Is a Science

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You are convinced you have a great gift to offer mankind. You also have the resourcefulness to channel this gift through a business, and you understand the importance of digital marketing in an Internet-driven world.<p>But, indispensable …

Facebook is Killing Small Business Entrepreneurs with new Policy Rule

Close<p>Facebook has recently updated its privacy policy and its overall rule system. Some of the changes are great for the community, but then there …

27 Formulas That Can Drive Clicks and Engagement on Social Media

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>You’ve heard it said that storytelling is an essential element to drawing the reader into your content and driving more engagement.<p><b>So how can you add this element to the blogposts you write?</b><p><b>Can you fit a captivating story into a social media update, even one</b> …

7 Ways to Relieve Boredom by Hustling for Extra Cash

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At the last company I worked for, I spent hours bored at work. One day, it just clicked in my head that I needed to start something. I began by blogging and making money on the site. That turned into real cash, to the point where I was …

The 3 Entrepreneurial Traits Kids Should Learn for a Successful Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It was the entrepreneurial skills instilled in me by my grandfather at an early age that not only shaped my future path to success as an entrepreneur, but also built the parameters for my mindset and my life. When I became a father I knew …

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Are you raising nice kids? A Harvard psychologist gives 5 ways to raise them to be kind

By Amy Joyce<p>Amy Joyce<p>Writer and editor for On Parenting<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Earlier this year, I wrote about teaching empathy, and whether you are a parent who does so. The idea behind it is from Richard Weissbourd, a Harvard psychologist with the graduate school of education, who runs the Making Caring …

How to Write a Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Now that you understand why you need a business plan and you've spent some time doing your homework gathering the information you need to create one, it's time to roll up your sleeves and get everything down on paper. The following pages …

5 Things Our Education System Needs To Start Teaching… For The Sake of America

Shares 0<p><b>Matthew Rozsa wonders if the American education system is producing good citizens.</b><p>As Americans wind down from the 2014 midterm elections …

Preparing to be a Successful Stay-at-Home Dad

It can seem like a never-ending list of things to consider when deciding to become a stay-at-home dad. But addressing issues like gender roles, …