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Public speaking can make or break careers. Even if a specific career doesn’t require addressing a roomful of people, you can still benefit from these skills in your personal life. …


Captain Jay Hart (Retired), a 30 year veteran of one of the largest Sheriff’s Departments in the country and founder of MCAlert.net, notes the exciting technological developments in home security for the 21st Century. …


Overcoming Speed Bumps for a Smooth Ride

Being a founder of a new business is both exciting and challenging. Whether a small business or a start-up, many factors need to be considered before a company’s opening day. …


Jay Hart Highlights 5 Steps for Preparing an Emergency Response Plan in Small Communities

Just like large cities, small communities need a targeted, robust and updated emergency response plan to deal with everything from natural disasters such as fires, floods, earthquakes, and tornadoes, to man-made emergencies such as chemical spills, train derailments, violence, and even terrorism.

Here are 5 steps for preparing an emergency…


The keys to Positive Communication

An unusual phenomenon is taking place across the work landscape in every field, sector, and industry: there is an excessive amount of superficial conversation taking place, but little precious effective communication. …


Here’s to the Days of the Street Parties and Community BBQs

As face-to face communication and socializing declines, so too has the level of engagement and connectedness within our communities. Even smaller communities, which tended to be tight knit, often have little interaction now.

Former Captain Jay Hart, a 30-year veteran of one of the largest Sheriff’s Agencies in Florida, was…


How to Encourage the Next Generation to Take the Next Step

The millennial generation, which covers people currently in their early-20s to late-30s, is on the cusp of taking over leadership positions in companies, in communities, and in society as a whole. This is both an exciting and somewhat terrifying prospect.

When we look at their goals and beliefs, millennials do…


Keeping your Community Safe

Residential communities often lack a cohesive method of relaying important information between its members. This can prove costly and even dangerous when it comes to important events that need to be shared as quickly and accurately as possible. …

Jay Hart

Founder of MCalert, Former Captain of the largest Sheriff’s Dept. in South Florida.

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