Marilyn’s RESOURCES

Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

"That's not the way we do things around here!" We have all heard that (or maybe you have said that!) sitting around the table, whether it is a new boardroom or team table, community table, or dining room table. Groans, whether audible or inner, follow. How do we leverage legacy while innovating?...

From Flooded to Focus: Enjoy the Rewards!

Focus, in these times? We live in a Volatile, Uncertain, Culturally Complex & Ambiguous world, which includes actual floods as well as our brains flooding. The effects on us? self doubt, eroded confidence and difficulties with focus. We are bombarded with 11 million bits of info per moment and...

How to “Painlessly” Pierce Overinflated Ego for Greater Results

Ego! "I want to know how to convince them of the truth! (they are wrong)!" the leader told me in our initial coaching session, when I asked him to give me an example of his goals of improved negotiation and partnerships. Alarms sounded in my head. This insistence on being right sounded like an...

“Hati Hati” or “Care Care”: It’s a Jungle!

Balinese street signs conveying caution or danger say "Hati Hati", translated "care care". What a loving sentiment-to "care" rather than recoil from danger. My dad always said, "Have fun with care," which I have echoed to my children. And we have! With the uncertainties we experience today we may...

How to Motivate & Engage Yourself & Others

How to motivate and engage yourself and others in 3 steps comes up frequently as I coach leaders and their teams. We look at motivational Monday with some inspiring quotes and images and it goes beyond that, right? This blog came out of my reflection on coaching several United Nations leaders in...
How to Step Up with Courage, Commitment and Caring

How to Step Up with Courage, Commitment and Caring

It takes courage: To stand for your beliefs and values. (I am not speaking about shooting people who may be different from you and that you therefore may feel threatened by or angry with.) I am referring to informed voting, speaking up in meetings, etc. To say goodbye...

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Moving Beyond Hero for Sustainable Impact!

Moving Beyond Hero for Sustainable Impact!

Attention Heroes and Lone Rangers! Is your belief that everything needs to happen through your own power draining your energy? I invite you to consider a different perspective, with two ways of sharing power that increase your sustainable impact. 1. Sharing power with...

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How Love Opens the Door to Thriving People & Organizations

How Love Opens the Door to Thriving People & Organizations

Love opens the door to talent development, recruitment, retention and employee and customer engagement and retention, to thriving organizations, families, planet, and nations. Hi Marilyn O’Hearne here. Let's talk about a four letter word, love, that's not used or...

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Discover How Winning Coaches Achieve Success

Discover How Winning Coaches Achieve Success

How do you keep going toward your goal, stay motivated when you feel flattened on the field, like this image? What are some of the best winning coaches messages you have given and received for success? What drives you and winning teams like the KC Chiefs to Super Bowl...

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Thriving in our Tumultuous Times: Your 5 Point Peace Plan

Thriving in our Tumultuous Times: Your 5 Point Peace Plan

How are you experiencing the power of peace during wars, conflicts, when you may be facing loss or disharmony in your team, organization and/or life? Peace is always available/accessible to us, in any circumstance, "the Peace that passes understanding." Yet when I...

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Say Yes, No for Greater Agility & Success

Say Yes, No for Greater Agility & Success

What do you say yes, say no to for greater agility and success? Picture yourself at a threshold, a gateway. What are you leaving behind, what are you stepping into? Most of us have full lives, schedules, homes. In order to say yes to something new, you almost have to...

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What’s Your Why? Does It Lead to Burnout?

What’s Your Why? Does It Lead to Burnout?

What's your why, your purpose, your organization's purpose, do they match, and how do they show up in your work and your decision making? Are you so committed to your Why that you are burning out? I coach leaders and coaches to clarify their why and how it aligns with...

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Our New World Breaking Open: How Are You Contributing?

Our New World Breaking Open: How Are You Contributing?

What is your role in bridging the old and the new, contributing to the new world breaking open, rather than falling apart? In the midst of all the rapid changes, conflicts and uncertainty around us, where we may at times feel like yelling out the window, "I'm not...

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How to Step Up with Courage, Commitment and Caring

How to Step Up with Courage, Commitment and Caring

It takes courage: To stand for your beliefs and values. (I am not speaking about shooting people who may be different from you and that you therefore may feel threatened by or angry with.) I am referring to informed voting, speaking up in meetings, etc. To say goodbye...

read more
Moving Beyond Hero for Sustainable Impact!

Moving Beyond Hero for Sustainable Impact!

Attention Heroes and Lone Rangers! Is your belief that everything needs to happen through your own power draining your energy? I invite you to consider a different perspective, with two ways of sharing power that increase your sustainable impact. 1. Sharing power with...

read more
How Love Opens the Door to Thriving People & Organizations

How Love Opens the Door to Thriving People & Organizations

Love opens the door to talent development, recruitment, retention and employee and customer engagement and retention, to thriving organizations, families, planet, and nations. Hi Marilyn O’Hearne here. Let's talk about a four letter word, love, that's not used or...

read more
Discover How Winning Coaches Achieve Success

Discover How Winning Coaches Achieve Success

How do you keep going toward your goal, stay motivated when you feel flattened on the field, like this image? What are some of the best winning coaches messages you have given and received for success? What drives you and winning teams like the KC Chiefs to Super Bowl...

read more
Thriving in our Tumultuous Times: Your 5 Point Peace Plan

Thriving in our Tumultuous Times: Your 5 Point Peace Plan

How are you experiencing the power of peace during wars, conflicts, when you may be facing loss or disharmony in your team, organization and/or life? Peace is always available/accessible to us, in any circumstance, "the Peace that passes understanding." Yet when I...

read more
Say Yes, No for Greater Agility & Success

Say Yes, No for Greater Agility & Success

What do you say yes, say no to for greater agility and success? Picture yourself at a threshold, a gateway. What are you leaving behind, what are you stepping into? Most of us have full lives, schedules, homes. In order to say yes to something new, you almost have to...

read more
What’s Your Why? Does It Lead to Burnout?

What’s Your Why? Does It Lead to Burnout?

What's your why, your purpose, your organization's purpose, do they match, and how do they show up in your work and your decision making? Are you so committed to your Why that you are burning out? I coach leaders and coaches to clarify their why and how it aligns with...

read more
Our New World Breaking Open: How Are You Contributing?

Our New World Breaking Open: How Are You Contributing?

What is your role in bridging the old and the new, contributing to the new world breaking open, rather than falling apart? In the midst of all the rapid changes, conflicts and uncertainty around us, where we may at times feel like yelling out the window, "I'm not...

read more