How To Make Life Interesting Again

by Alli Polin on June 21, 2016

how to make life interesting

We’re having a big party in a few weeks with friends and family in America during one of our annual visits. For the past 12 months, I’ve been obsessing over the details which are a challenge given that I live roughly 10,500 miles away (16,900 km). This week I finalized one of the hardest parts, the seating chart, and decided to make life interesting.


Forget Success, Think Satisfaction

by Alli Polin on June 14, 2016

forget success think satisfaction

My client, Marc, and I had been working together for almost a year as he grew his business from an idea into a thriving consulting practice. At the start of every coaching conversation, I’d ask him for the agenda. This week’s was a surprise. “I don’t think I want to be a success.”


time for a fresh start

I live in the middle of nowhere. Well, to be more accurate, I live in the middle of a very large continent in the middle of the desert. It rarely rains and even the sight of clouds punctuating the blue sky is a rarity. When I first moved here, we had a stretch of 157 days without rain. Last week it poured, and it was awesome.