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  • The Soup Pot

      February 6, 2014     Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    The Soup Pot By Ethel Marbach   Once upon a time there was a great commotion in the kitchen by certain vegetables who could not get along with each other.  All day long they muttered and grumbled, and when they […]
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  • Lessons from Geese

      February 4, 2014     Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    Lessons from Geese By Milton Olson 1. As each bird flaps its wings, it creates an “uplift” for the bird following. By flying in a “V” formation, the whole flock adds 71% greater flying range than if the bird flew […]
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  • Intrinsic’s Dream in Motion.

      April 3, 2012     Dream in Motion, Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    “Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. The greatest achievement was at […]
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  • Ideal Self

      April 1, 2012     Ideal Self, Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light and not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am […]
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  • Forgiveness

      April 1, 2012     Forgiveness, Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    Forgiveness – a Happiness Risk/Reward Paradigm—Let go and live fully everyday Forgiveness of self and others: Reduces the stress levels of the forgiver Reduces levels of negative emotions (e.g., anger, blame, vengeful thoughts and feelings) Increases overall positive emotions Increases […]
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  • Gratitude

      April 1, 2012     Gratitude, Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    Gratitude – a Happiness Risk/Reward Paradigm—Be grateful every day “Heartfelt expressions of love and appreciation are associated with a smooth, ordered, coherent pattern in the heart’s rhythmic activity The magnetic field produced by the heart is more than five thousand […]
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  • Stages of Change

      April 1, 2012     Intrinsic Blog, Stages of Change     0 Comment(s)

    Where are you now? When we experience a change in life (gain or loss) we experience one or all of the various stages of change associated with either our emotions or the way we think. Often, these stages of change […]
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  • Money’s Power

      April 1, 2012     Intrinsic Blog, Money's Power     0 Comment(s)

    The Symbolic Power of Money by Zhou, X., Vohs, K.D., & Baumeister, R.F outlines some of the pervasive affects money has on our psychological and physical well-being. The act of counting money makes people feel stronger. Recollections of having spent […]
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  • Dreams in Motion

      April 1, 2012     Dream in Motion, Intrinsic Blog     0 Comment(s)

    “Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become. Your Vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your Ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. The greatest achievement was at […]
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  • Risks of Materialism

      April 1, 2012     Intrinsic Blog, Risks of Materialism     0 Comment(s)

    “…people who choose to devote their lives to the pursuit of the “American dream” (the pursuit of money, fame, and popularity) suffer more: psychological distress (anxiety, depression, narcissism) than do people who pursue inner guides like self-actualization. This is true […]
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