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Human Potential

Reach Your Highest Potential By Checking Your Ego At the Door

Cy Wakeman | Posted 05.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Cy Wakeman

Releasing instead of feeding the ego will be painful at first. But a bad day for the ego is a great day for the soul and self-growth, so don't be afraid to go there. Here's how we can begin to move past it to reach our fullest potential and live happy.

Four Steps to Making Change an Opportunity Not a Threat

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Jim Taylor

In a series of posts from a few years ago, I described the obstacles to and steps needed to produce positive and long-lasting change. This concern con...

West Africa: Transforming Potential Into Impact

Aurora Chisté | Posted 04.01.2015 | Impact
Aurora Chisté

Sub-Saharan Africa contains 10 of the most fertile countries in the world. By 2050, the region's population is estimated to grow from 900 Million People to 2.1 Billion.

Our Most Wasted Resource: Our Capacity for Good

Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min. | Posted 02.03.2015 | Education
Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min.

If we are to reverse the trend of violence and environmental destruction on our planet, we need many, many more such people. It's time for a Manhattan Project focused on our most wasted resource: our capacity for good.

The New Paradigm: Heart Intelligence

Bruce Davis, Ph.D. | Posted 09.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Bruce Davis, Ph.D.

Heart intelligence is the paradigm that speaks to everyone's hope and frustration. Just what is our IQ score in heart intelligence? Not nearly high enough!

Momentum for the New Year: Mindset Matters

Amy Elias, MS | Posted 02.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Amy Elias, MS

Gratitude for all those at The Huffington Post for offering the momentum for all of us, to travel as a readership, to expand by all the rich content o...

What Did You Say No to by Saying Yes to Another?

Amy Elias, MS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Amy Elias, MS

Hate choosing one thing? One appetizer? One beau? One career? One restaurant? One pair of shoes?  One idea? Choosing one thing always eliminates ano...

It's Not Only About the Burning Man

Narkis Alon | Posted 11.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Narkis Alon

I feel very lucky that I have met some of the most creative people on the planet, gathered in one place for an intensive week, who all kept teaching and learning from each other. I used to think I'm an open person until I visited this festival.

Dare to Be 100: 100 Miles in One Day

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 09.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

At the top of my personal fascinations is the ongoing search for evidence of the human potential. I seek to know what our limits are and what stretches and contracts them. A perpetual review is how long we might live. But more important are the elements that affect this potential.

LOOK: 5 Steps For Tapping Into Your Limitless Potential

Posted 06.10.2013 | Healthy Living

By Headspace It is often said that as human beings we’ve have limitless potential. But how can we practically apply this to our experience of me...

The Science and Technology of Human Potential

Barnet Bain | Posted 06.08.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Barnet Bain

What distinguishes good, or even great, from extraordinary? What are the boundaries of human potential?

Who Am I?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 02.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Deepak examines our common conception of identity -- what we refer to as "I" -- and recognizes that our everyday version of selfhood refers to our sensory experiences, thoughts or feelings it has attached to.

Embracing Your 'Creative Age'

AARP | Posted 01.01.2012 | Fifty

Not long ago, an arts program in assisted living or nursing homes meant a choir singing a few songs during the holidays while the residents listened q...

Our Collective Awakening: A Story For The New Decade

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

My deepest thanks for participating with me in this, our collective story. I am honored to be a part of it all. I'd love to hear how you imagine the story of the new decade. Who will you be in the collective awakening?

Why I Wrote Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Deepak Chopra

If change is elusive for most people, real transformation seems far out of reach. But there have been new findings, ranging from neuroscience to genetics, to support the once-mystical notion that inner transformation is real.