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Why “What Do You Want to Be?” Is the Wrong Question

by Alli Polin on November 28, 2017

Today was a themed dress day at my son’s school as a part of a fundraiser. The signs around the school said “Free Dress Day! What do you want to be when you’re older?” The suggestions included fashion designer and chef. 

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Does Anyone Really Own the Truth? You?

by Alli Polin on December 15, 2015

Can You Own The Truth

A week ago, I went to an art exhibit of Rembrandt prints at Columbia University. At first glance, it looked like a simple series of black and white prints lining the walls. It appeared interesting but far from exciting.

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Soul Sparks Change Everything – What’s Yours?

by Alli Polin on March 10, 2015

Soul Sparks Activate Leadership

I’ve always been an actress, but post college, I haven’t always had the confidence to audition. I’d take class after class; on camera class, monologues, scene study, you name it. I’d tell myself that I needed another class and I’d be ready to put myself out there more. However, the moment I found my courage, it became an unstoppable force that led to a soul spark I’ll never forget. 

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