Last week my child’s school made the international news. It was Book Week in Australia, and kids were encouraged to dress up as their favorite book character. CONTINUE READING

What to Do When Change Is out of Your Control?

by Alli Polin on May 31, 2016

change out of your control

All’s good when you choose change. Moving around the world, working for a new company, buying a home and having a baby are exciting and joyful occasions. However, there are those times when change and choice are not in the same sentence. Life feels remarkably out of your control. Then what?


Do You Know the ABCs of Personal Leadership?

by Alli Polin on March 8, 2016

ABCs of Personal Leadership

Before school today, I challenged my kids to see who could say their ABCs the fastest and still say every letter. I even wowed them with my ability to say the greek alphabet in less than four seconds. Once they were safely ensconced in their classroom, it’s no wonder I was still humming the alphabet.