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Intentional Insights is an educational nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit devoted to promoting science-based truth-seeking, rational thinking, and wise decision-making.

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When Should You Go With Your Gut In Everyday Life?

You’re walking out of a restaurant with your date when you suddenly feel a strong urge to duck your head. You realize that doing...
Rational Politics

We Need to Address the Danger from Trump’s Fake News Awards

Donald Trump’s “Fake News Awards” for what he calls “the most corrupt & biased of the Mainstream Media” have drawn mockery. However, behavioral science...
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Guide For Talking To Irrational People: Whispering To The Elephant

Many struggle in dealing with people who have become attached to political viewpoints that are irrational — based on poor logic or on “alternative...
Emotional & Mental Well-Being

6 Mental Fitness Hacks

How to Avoid Business Disasters with Behavioral Science

  Caption: Sad business woman (pxhere)   Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal led to a massive fall in the Facebook’s stock price, governments around the world...
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Don’t Sink Your Money

Imagine you’ve gone to see a play. When you get to the box office to pay $10 for a ticket, you realize that you’ve...
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Preserving Our Democracy on Valentine’s Day

On this upcoming Valentine’s Day, my wife and I decided to avoid traditional gifts such as fancy candy for her or a bottle of...
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Advice That Works for Anyone

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Video: Journal Your Way To Meaning and Purpose

Scientific evidence revealed that such self-reflection contributes greatly to develop that personal sense of meaning and purpose. For instance, one study used functional magnetic...
Meaning &purpose

Meditating on Purpose

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The Science of Effective Fundraising: Four Common Mistakes to Avoid

Charities that use their funds effectively to make a social impact frequently struggle to fundraise effectively. Indeed, while these charities receive plaudits from those...

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