My number is 16,800. That’s how many kilometers separate me from my family. This holiday season, FaceTime will fool me into thinking I’m present as they gather to eat, celebrate and reminisce. At some point, we’ll disconnect our call, they’ll be together, and I’ll still be on the other side of the world. 


Want to Expand Your Audience? 5 Tips for Guest Bloggers

by Alli Polin on September 11, 2018

It’s hard to believe this month I’ve been blogging for six years. I’ve mostly written about personal leadership, HR, success, change, and personal development. Oddly enough, most of the requests I get from strangers who want to be a guest blogger on this site have no idea that’s what I cover. 


Can Fake Happiness Lead You to the Real Thing?

by Alli Polin on August 21, 2018

Years ago, I was facilitating a workshop, and a small group of the participants came up to me during the break. As we were chatting, one of the women asked about my perfume.