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Living in the Present

written by Erickson Coaching International on 12/06/2019

"Life is lived in the present, and directed toward a future." – Milton Erickson

Interview with Ron Wilder: Building a Successful Coaching Business

written by Erickson Coaching International on 11/23/2019

An interview with Ron Wilder and Dermot Butterly of the Erickson Business Center discussing how to overcome common pain points that coaches experience when building their business.

Learning to Look at Things Differently

written by Erickson Coaching International on 11/22/2019

"Learning is about looking at things differently, making your life a little better everyday." – Richard Bandler

Using Open-Ended Questions in Solution-Focused Conversations

written by Marilyn Atkinson on 11/13/2019

Most people do not notice that they can direct questions very specifically to both the conscious and beyond-conscious minds and get different yet very useful answers. If you only direct your questions to the conscious mind, you are limited in the world you access. 

Shifting Perspectives for Team Growth & Development

written by Raymond Honings on 11/09/2019

Through which lens are you looking at your team? I find it helpful to look at things from different perspectives. By doing this I always learn something new. And the surprising perspective – the lens that I never even thought to look through – is often the one that leads to the greatest insights.

Suspending Judgment in Mindfulness

written by Erickson Coaching International on 11/08/2019

"Being mindful means that we suspend judgment for a time, set aside our immediate goals for the future, and take in the present moment as it is, rather than as we would like it to be." – Mark Williams

Existing in the Present Moment

written by Erickson Coaching International on 10/25/2019

"In this moment, there is plenty of time. In this moment, you are precisely as you should be. In this moment, there is infinite possibility." – Victoria Moran

Remembering Patricia Irwin, PCC, MNLPP

written by Erickson Coaching International on 10/23/2019

With deep feelings in our hearts, we connect with all of you at this time to share the news that Patricia Irwin (‘Pat’ to many of us) passed away peacefully from medical complications last Friday, October 18, 2019, at the hospital where she was admitted, in Vernon, Canada.