"Marilyn's got it right. She clearly has her finger on the pulse of what you need to know today to manage yourself in a small business."
Best-selling author of What Got You Here Won't Get You There, Succession: Are You Ready? and MOJO! How to Get It, How to Keep It, and How to Get It Back When You Need It!
"Marilyn McLeod is one of those rare people who has the ability to see potential beyond the obvious, and to bring seemingly unlikely factors together in unique solutions. She does this with a grace and respect for all involved, bringing out the best of the people around her."
The Corporate Politics Coach,
Forbes Top 5 Coach, Author of Political Dilemmas at Work
Executive Producer of her TV show "Consider the Possibilities with Coach Marilyn", Marilyn and her guests offer ideas and practical tools to create more happiness and meaning in our lives.
Author of Recession or Plenty: 7 Steps to Success in Business & in Life, Social Media for Small Business Series and Peer Coaching Reference, Marilyn has worked at various levels in large organizations and small businesses to streamline systems and improve employee effectiveness and job satisfaction. She especially enjoys helping individuals and teams discern their values and goals, translating them into strategies to benefit the organization's customers, ultimately benefiting everyone.
After working with her own coaching methods since 1990, she began working with Marshall Goldsmith in 2002, becoming certified to work with his coaching process after seeing the benefits and effectiveness for organizations and teams. In addition to coaching individuals and teams herself, she consults with others in Marshall's coaching network to best meet her coaching client's needs.
She has worked with Marshall on various projects, including the launch of the Marshall Goldsmith School of Management at Alliant International University. As Founding Director of the Thought Leader Partnership, she brought together students and world class business leaders for dialog and mentoring. Marshall and Marilyn have written several articles together, including Peer Coaching Overview and Thought Leadership.
Marshall Goldsmith's FeedForward concept forms the core of Marilyn's coaching and training. She also co-hosts webinars on the Science of Happiness, What Happy Coaches Know, with Cathy Greenberg. Most recently she has worked with Srikumar Rao and his groundbreaking Creativity and Personal Mastery course.
Marilyn has a strong background in web technology since 1996 as well as human interaction and systems, broadening the range of solutions available in her coaching programs.
Marilyn has a special place in her heart for teams. She enjoys helping them find their focus, and supporting processes that help them learn to work effectively with each other.