resilience

What Happens When You Expect the Best

by Alli Polin on March 16, 2016

expect the best

Our family likes The Voice; I admit it. We like to guess who will get a chair to turn and who will receive feedback and encouragement to come back another year to try again.

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How to Stop Being a Helicopter Leader

by Alli Polin on February 23, 2016

helicopter leader

Do you feel like a super-awesome leader because every time someone on your team brings you a problem, heck, before they bring you the problem, you solve it. Unfortunately, resolving every issue and removing every roadblock may be doing more damage than you think. You may be a Helicopter Leader.

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Put a Band-aid on Your Ego and Keep on Walking

by Alli Polin on July 12, 2013

band aid for your ego

I had an amazing weekend in NYC with my husband.  We went to a Broadway show, had great meals and spent a lot of time walking them off all around the city.   I was feeling really good on Sunday morning as we walked near Central Park to get a cup of coffee; the concierge recommended the café and said it was his favorite.  As we crossed Fifth Avenue by the park…  I tripped.

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