Leaders: Don’t Fail Because You Fail to Reimagine

by Alli Polin on September 1, 2015

leaders cultivate the ability to reimagine

When I picked up the phone, I heard the strain in her voice.

“I hate to ask, can you watch Matt? It’s my back. The PT is going to squeeze me in if I can get there in 20 minutes.”


How to Lead a High Performing Virtual Team

by Alli Polin on March 3, 2015

An insider's guide to creating high performing virtual teams

For most of my career, working inside of corporations, I was not co-located with my team.  At one point, my boss was in LA, I was in Virginia and the people I supervised were literally all around the country. During those years, I learned a lot about how to create high performing virtual teams. It stretched my skills beyond managing the work effort to finding new and creative ways to build relationships and create a web of strength among all of the team members.


How to Embrace Your Personal Leadership Truth

by Alli Polin on December 23, 2014

discover your personal leadership truths

I was thinking about today’s post, deciding what I wanted to communicate and I started to feel like an imposter.  Tempted to simply share my top posts for the year, like a cherry on top of the best sundae ever, I decided to leave that for another day. Instead, I want to share the truth with you, my year was far from perfect.  My personal leadership truth is that my year was a messy adventure with ups, downs, success and um, less than success.