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Leadership Thrives With the Power of Two

by Alli Polin on March 24, 2015

Power of Two

So many people aspire to be top dog, the Big Kahuna, the CEO, that they cease to realize that sometimes it’s more fun, fulfilling, and energizing to be Number Two.  The person who sits on the top of the org chart does not have a monopoly on influence, nor does a box determine your value. 

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When Are Leaders Needed Most?

by Alli Polin on February 24, 2015

When are leaders needed most? When the org culture is ripping apart at the seams

Sue had worked for her client as a full-time consultant for nearly 10 years and for the most part she was happy.  She was doing interesting work with people she liked and didn’t have a lot to complain about most days.  Even when a new leadership team was brought in and she was feeling the pinch of their new direction, she continued to be focused on doing good work up until the day she was fired.  

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Guest Post: Without Vision A People Perish

by Alli Polin on September 9, 2014

Vision - Clarity is the key

I don’t often publish guest posts, but John Stoker’s book, Overcoming Fake Talk is right up my alley.  Enjoy!

When I was a boy growing up in Redlands, California, my father would often take me with him to view cultural events on summer evenings at the Redlands Bowl.  This outdoor venue was a wonderful place to view opera, plays, band concerts, and numerous famous singers.

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