Allison Carmen

Author of the Gift of Maybe, Blogger, Business Consultant and Life Coach

After 15 years of working in NYC as an attorney overwhelmed with anxiety about the future, Allison Carmen developed the simple life philosophy called “Maybe” to help people deal with the uncertainty of life. Allison now works as a life coach and business consultant with a vast array of people, from entrepreneurs and owners of multi-million dollar companies to artists, actors, writers, fashion designers, attorneys, medical workers, nannies, and parents. Over and over again, Allison has witnessed people find the courage, regardless of present circumstances, to shift their relationship with uncertainty and improve their lives. Allison's book, The Gift of Maybe, was published by Perigee, an imprint of Penguin Random House, in November 2014. Allison’s blog ( focuses on self-help, spirituality and parenting.