5 Simple Rules for Living and Leading

by Alli Polin on November 7, 2017

As I drove slowly down the street, through the neighborhood, on my way home, I saw a woman who I assumed was walking her dog up ahead. She stood motionless, silent, and looked like she was waiting. As I neared, she walked away, no dog in tow. 


Leaders with strong leadership skills celebrate success to create community

I’ve always lived in or near a major city but for the past twelve months I’ve lived in a really small town.  I finally get the charm and appeal of small-town living because it’s less about the hustle and bustle and keeping up with the Joneses and more about waving to the Joneses and saying hello as you see them at the grocery store, out to dinner, and at the movies.


Drop the Excuses – There is Always a Way

by Alli Polin on January 25, 2013

Drop the Excuses - With Leadership and Creativity there is always a way

You want to make something happen?  Then do it.  Lose the excuses.  Be creative.  Be persistent and be just a little bit crazy.  The little bit crazy will stop you from giving up when other people tell you your dreams are too big.  They’re wrong, you know.  No dream is too big; it’s the fear that’s too big if you let it stop you from going for it.