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How We Defend Against Death (From Ebenezer Scrooge To Eleanor Roosevelt)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 10.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

Acknowledging the dualism between body and symbol in an awareness of death motivates us to live life to its fullest and to heal the world.

Being Generative, Being Generous - Part II

Tony Smith | Posted 10.04.2016 | Business
Tony Smith

Note: A paradigm is a model of the world, that we carry in our head. It is like a mindset regarding everything, the Whole World. This internal model...

Being Generative, Being Generous

Tony Smith | Posted 09.22.2016 | Business
Tony Smith

Genus: from the Latin----"origin; beginning." Genus is the Latin root word of all English words associated with the origin, beginning and source of t...

Ode to Generosity

Dr. Hyder Zahed | Posted 12.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hyder Zahed

This is a great time for a practical outpouring of generosity. When I think of generosity, I think of open hands. Some might see open hands as being weak. But the ability to express kindness and offering of your time, skill, or things can be one of your greatest strengths if you have the courage to show it.

Marriage Is Not a 50-50 Proposition

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 11.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

A personal relationship is so much more than its transactional aspects. And we are wise when we put that part of the relationship in its place, relegating it to a lower level of significance. We can instead work to cultivate a more mutual generosity and trust.

7 Qualities of the Great Irishman James Duggan

James Calder | Posted 05.17.2015 | Impact
James Calder

This holiday is not just about pub-crawls, shamrock shakes, green beer and wearing green. It is about celebrating the loving and passionate people of Ireland and the powerful principles they live by each day.

Why I Took My Daughter to a Homeless Shelter On Her Birthday

Rudri Bhatt Patel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Parents
Rudri Bhatt Patel

During my daughter's birthday celebration last month, I took an unconventional approach and introduced another way to commemorate her special day.

Giving Without Getting Crushed

Tim McDonald | Posted 04.09.2015 | Impact
Tim McDonald

It's been a long time since I thought of give and take as an equation and balance. Just yesterday, I was reminded of how you can be taken advantage of when you are a "giver."

Do You Believe in Miracles? Here's Living Proof!

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 03.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

More than any other couple we've ever interviewed, Ron and Mariah embody the principle that when two hearts are separated, all difficulties can seem insurmountable, but when they are united as one, nothing is impossible.

Daily Meditation: Generous Spirit

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.27.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

The Impact of Generosity

Dr. Hyder Zahed | Posted 09.06.2014 | Good News
Dr. Hyder Zahed

If we want love, then we must give love; if we want peace, then we must give peace; if we want prosperity, then we must give prosperity to help others gain prosperity.

The Top 10 Signs You Might Be a Taker

Adam Grant | Posted 05.21.2014 | Business
Adam Grant

Evidence shows that we think we're superior to others in every domain: We believe we're smarter, more attractive, more likable, and more skilled at a wide range of tasks, from math to leadership. For a long time, I hoped these narcissistic tendencies wouldn't extend to the domain of giving and helping. I was wrong.

The Surprising Thing About People That Shouldn't Be Surprising

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

In my experience, every time there's a tragedy, or even a just calamity, people almost always come forth in a generous and caring way. Systems may fail, but when people have the opportunity to help, they almost always do it. So why are we always surprised?

What A Shy Waitress Taught Me About Generosity

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

It really is the thought that counts. Novelist Marilynne Robinson recalls an old man's bird, a handful of change -- and what they taught her about the...

Joy Secret Number 11: Cheerful Enthusiasm

Amanda Gore | Posted 11.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Amanda Gore

It's Always Sunny Above the Clouds! We had just taken off from some airport in the U.S. on a particularly stormy day -- it was bumpy and rough and a...

The Gifts of Giving

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 08.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

The greatest strength that we possess does not come from money, from fame, from influence, from glory, or from any of the trappings of power that most of us spend vast amounts of time and energy pursuing.

Bringing the Power of Advertising to Giving Back

Rachael Chong | Posted 08.10.2013 | Impact
Rachael Chong

Jenifer Willig knows a thing or two about what motivates consumers and companies. She made a career engaging consumers through advertising for nearly ...

'Please Love Me'

Tara Brach | Posted 05.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Tara Brach

Whether grieving the loss of our own life, or another's, we each have the capacity to see past the veils of separation. If our hearts are willing, grieving becomes the gateway to loving awareness, the entry into our own awakened nature.

Joy Secret Number Five: Generosity

Amanda Gore | Posted 03.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Amanda Gore

Generosity, or the lack of it, plays a huge role in every area of our lives, yet we rarely openly discuss it or explore it -- or teach it specifically to our children!

The Benefits Of Generosity: What You Can Gain From Giving

Lisa Firestone | Posted 01.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

Generosity is no longer the selfless act we've long thought it to be. Studies now suggest that one of the biggest benefactors of generosity is the person who is dishing it out.

Forgetting God, Afghanistan, and Generosity

Wayne Muller | Posted 11.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Wayne Muller

This is the story omitted in Tampa, in Charlotte. However far we stray from any perfect union, there is something true that must be counted. Our generosity, however inadequate, is the best of who we are.

The Power of Generosity and Anonymous Giving

Judith Orloff MD | Posted 02.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Judith Orloff MD

Generosity accelerates the free flow of everything positive in your life. The secret is to be generous, whatever your net worth.

Chimps Shed Selfish Title

Posted 10.11.2011 | Green

Chimpanzees may be more generous than we thought. Chimps spontaneously displaying empathy by consoling each other after fights and sharing food ha...