Marilyn Atkinson's Blog Postings
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?
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.
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.
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."
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.
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!