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Marilyn Atkinson's Blog Postings

Coach Yourself With A Spring Mind Stretch

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 02/27/2016

Self Coaching

You know those little fears that stop people from achieving their dreams and goals? At Erickson, we refer to them as gremlins. As we feel nature's renewal in spring, it is useful to do a "gremlin stretch" to shake off winter’s reflexive comfort zones and prepare your vision for the amazing possibilities that are right around the corner. What old habit systems do you want to stretch beyond to make this year a great one?  

The Spirit Of Christmas. A Letter From Marilyn Atkinson.

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 12/15/2015

Marilyn Atkinson Holiday Greetings

Dear Erickson coaches, students, grads, and the entire global community,
This is Marilyn with a few thoughts as we turn the corner towards our Christmas Season 2015.

The Key To Human Evolution Is Within Each Of Us

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 12/12/2015

In this article, Marilyn Atkinson shares her review and thoughts about "The Last Unpolluted Place on Earth...Is Inside Our Selves", which is a book written by Richard Bowell. For those who don't know already, Richard is is the co-founder of the Human Evolutionary Change, and will be speaking and presenting at the upcoming The World Game in Bali in April 2016.    

The Solution-Focused Power of Gratitude

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 08/22/2015

What is the real power of gratitude? All appreciation builds a virtuous circle. It is like an ocean liner creating an outgoing wave, leading to even more value and acknowledgement of everyone in the "wake."  

Solution-Focused Alchemy: What Produces Happiness?

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 07/25/2015

Perhaps you have heard stories about the Alchemists of the Middle Ages transmuting dross metal into gold? Similar to these tales is the story of the Buddhist monk who is famous because he began a practice of breathing in the faults, mistakes, issues and problems of everyone in the world in the form of black smoke.

Developing the Courage to Take Risks

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 07/11/2015

How do we develop the risk taking habit? We need to promise it and practice it. We need to promise courage and promise action. The viral seeding of the risk-taking promise is an interesting feature of effective coaching.

Women Changing The World: Free Speaker Series

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 08/20/2014

Changing the world for the better is a HUGE motivator in my life, so I’m super excited to share my story in this incredible speaker series Women Changing the World!

A Holiday Message from Marilyn Atkinson

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 12/24/2013

Christmas reflections are an important part of my own unfolding life and purpose. May I share a few with you?


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