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Supercharge-Your-Generosity

How to Supercharge Your Generosity

It feels great to see the hope light up in a beggar's eyes as you stop to look at them when others pass them...
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Annual Report 2015

We are excited to share the impact that Intentional Insights made during its first year, and we'd like to start with the story of...
rational thinking

How Sure Are You About Your Memories?

  How good is your memory? Can you remember what you had for breakfast yesterday? Can you remember the second happiest moment in your life?...
8 Secrets of Savvy Donors

8 Secrets of Savvy Donors

You're generous and kind. You care about other people and want to help them have great lives. You want to make a positive impact...

10 + 10 Challenge Grant

Help us empower people to reach their goals using science by helping unlock a $2,000 challenge grant from a group of generous anonymous donors!   Here...
Meaningful-Work

The Secret to Finding Meaningful Work: It’s All About You!

“Pursue your passion.” That’s the way to find meaning in your work, right? Well, “pursue your passion” is the typical phrase thrown around when...
Don't Let The Terrorists Win

Don’t Let The Terrorists Win!

A French flag placed in front of flowers outside 'The Petit Cambodge' in Paris Sunday, Nov. 22, more than a week after the Paris...
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Advice That Works for Anyone

When was the last time you got bad advice from someone? How did it feel to be the target of advice that you knew...
Emotional & Mental Well-Being

7 Surprising Science-Based Hacks To Build Your Willpower

Tempted by that second doughnut? Struggling to resist checking your phone? Shopping impulsively on Amazon? Slacking off by reading BuzzFeed instead of doing work?...
Emotional & Mental Well-Being

“Be A Superdonor!”: Promoting Effective Altruism by Appealing to the Heart

Effective Altruism does a terrific job of appealing to the head. There is no finer example than GiveWell’s meticulously researched and carefully detailed reports...