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.”


The Most Telling Question I Ask Everyone I Meet

by Alli Polin on March 31, 2016

most telling question

Just over five years ago, I went on a series of job interviews before I decided to start my own business. CONTINUE READING

10 Career Lessons Learned From Your First Job

by Alli Polin on March 23, 2016

lessons learned from your first job

Over the past several weeks I’ve been reviewing and reassessing my business; balancing what I love to do with what’s profitable. It’s a dance that many small business owners know well.