12 Ways You’re Eroding Trust and How to Stop

by Alli Polin on February 16, 2016


Every few months I sign up for a new MOOC. Not only does it help we with some self-study continuing education credits (CCEUs) to maintain my coaching certification, but  also feeds my deep-rooted need for continuous learning. Unfortunately, this time, I made a poor choice of courses.


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.  


Does Your Leadership Mindset Create Success?

by Alli Polin on August 19, 2014

Does your leadership mindset inspire greatness?

Over the past months, I’ve noticed a trend in the classroom, at the office and around the town: There is an assumption that people need to be filled up to reach success instead of built up to create success.  It’s led me to wonder, are most people simply filling holes or building mountains?  Do they realize that their leadership mindset is at the heart of everything they do and say?