Inner Wisdom Project: October 27th 2008
Welcome to the October 27, 2008 edition of inner wisdom project.
colleen slater presents Vertical Jump Exercise – Could This Be The Best posted at The Vertical Project, saying, “Athletes often wonder what is the most important exercise to increase vertical jump. In this article I’m going to discuss one vertical jump exercise that is considered by some to be the single most important exercise for increasing vertical jump.”
CG Walters presents Walking on Water: Unlearning our limitations posted at Into the Mist, saying, “Sometimes the correction for a situation is not to do something more, but primarily to stop what we have being doing; rather than learning something new, relinquish limiting information that you have acquired along the way.”
VW presents Pilgrims (exceptionally slow) progress: Wide Awake in Wonderland posted at Wide Awake in Wonderland.
David B Bohl presents What Are You Motivated By: Pain or Pleasure? | Slow Down Fast Personal Coaching and Lifestyle Design ~ David B. Bohl posted at Slow Down Fast Today!, saying, “People are motivated by pain than pleasure. In other words, they are more determined to move away from their pain, than they are to move toward pleasure.”
Ms. Cheevious presents How I Got Into The Emmys posted at Ms. Cheevious, saying, “Read about my BIG EMMY APPEARANCE. Yep. You guessed it! Last Sunday I had the incredible privelege of attending the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards. I must say, it was a princess’ dream come true!”
Great Management presents Conquer The Fear Of Public Speaking posted at The GreatManagement Blog, saying, “The day arrives when you are going to publicly speak. Are you nervous? Overcome your nerves with this simple technique all the great presenters use.”
David B Bohl presents How to Get Closer to People posted at Slow Down Fast Today!, saying, “Do you find yourself longing for closeness in your relationships? Are you one of the many people today who maybe spends a little too much time on the computer, and not enough time connecting in-person with like minds and kindred souls?”
Adam Schaefers presents Reflections from the Marshall Islands posted at Majoring in minors because our little things are our big things, saying, “My reflections from two summers spent in the Marshall Islands. Learning Marshallese, a new culture, and serving the poor.”
David B Bohl presents Mindhacks: 5 Ways to Increase Creativity, Productivity and Intelligence posted at Slow Down Fast Today!, saying, ““Early to bed and early to rise will make a man healthy, wealthy and wise.” Are there any proven ways to increase your brainpower? Absolutely.”
Erin Pavlina presents Erin Pavlina’s Blog » Blog Archive » The Path to Purpose posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “People ask me all the time how they can figure out their purpose, their one true path through life. I’m sure there is more than one way to get there, but let me share the method I used to finally find my way. Perhaps it will work for you too.”
Bill Urell presents Improving Spiritual Awareness: 7 Steps To Increase Spiritual Awareness posted at Addiction Recovery Basics, saying, “Are you aware that there are concrete steps you can take to increase your spiriitual awareness? Read on to discover 7 actionable steps.”
Bob Crawford presents Aligning with Success posted at Growing Your SELF Blog – Bob Crawford Online, saying, “Learning to become aligned with your inner self is crucial to manifesting your goals and dreams.”
Robinis presents Insects Versus Mother Theresa posted at Let’s Live Forever!, saying, “This post may appear to be a philosophical question, but perhaps it contributes to how we can find our life purpose.”
Great Management presents Sarah Palin and Job Interviews posted at The GreatManagement Blog, saying, “Did you hire the right person for the job? That’s the question surrounding political phenomenon and media darling, Sarah Palin. She makes a great first impression. But as charming and likeable as she is, do you honestly think she’s the most qualified person to be vice-president of the United States?”
Bill Urell presents Are You Enabling Addiction In The One You Love? The Role of Enabler. +Podcast posted at Addiction Recovery Basics, saying, “Unfortunately, many times, a loved one actually is enabling addiction through their well intentioned desire to help the addict or alcoholic. How does this occur?”
Byteful Project presents New Widescreen Wallpaper & Be A Mind At Play posted at Byteful Blog, saying, “Through creating a digital painting, I highlight the advantages of exposing yourself to new territory and how being a mind at play is the easiest way to become a more intelligent human being.”
Phil B. presents Auto-Correcting People << Phil for Humanity posted at Phil for Humanity, saying, “I hate when people correct something that I’ve said or wrote. And as a part-time blogger, this happens quite a lot to me as you can imagine.”
Brain Blogger presents Roundtable: The Anti-Psychiatry Movement posted at Brain Blogger, saying, “Can proper nutrition and exercise solve all the disorders of the mind? Are psychotropics more harmful than good?”
Bill Urell presents Enabler: Are You Enabling Drug Use In A Loved One? posted at Addiction Recovery Basics, saying, “An enabler, unfortunately, many times is facilitating addiction through their well intentioned desire to help the addict or alcoholic.”
Britannica Blog presents Mental Imagery: The Power of the Mind’s Eye posted at Britannica Blog, saying, “Our ability to see is literal and figurative, in that our brains can generate images regardless of whether or not we are physically seeing an object with our eyes. The ability to “see” without seeing, known as mental imagery, can be used as a way to improve athletic performance, to instill positive thinking, and to treat the symptoms of certain mental conditions.”
Ms. Cheevious presents How I Met Mr. Tall, Dark and Handsome posted at Ms. Cheevious, saying, “I spent a few days in Aspen, Colorado on business a couple of weeks ago. You remember. I mentioned that I was off to Aspen, and you all thought I was living the jet-set life! Ring a Bell?”
AndrewB presents The Power Of Visualization & Getting a Beautiful Body posted at Binge Eating Forum, saying, “The role of positive visualization to get in shape, lose weight and get a beautiful body.”
Great Management presents Gain Extra Hours Every Day By Simply Outsourcing Your Life posted at The GreatManagement Blog, saying, “Some of you will have seen me raving about the best self-development book ever written: The 4 Hour Work Week. As a direct result of this book, I have started to outsource my life and gain some valuable hours back every day.”
David B Bohl presents What To Do When Your Life is Falling Apart posted at Slow Down Fast Today!, saying, “Your marriage is on the rocks. You lost your job. Your best friend isn’t talking to you. You hurt your back. You are one month away from foreclosure on your home. Your child is sick. Your father died. It is really important that you can look deep into yourself and see that some of these things are beyond your control — while others are completely in your power to fix.”
Kathleen Gage presents Can you avoid complaining for 24 hours? posted at Daily Awareness, saying, “Being driven by traditional definitions, we can often lose site of the spiritual aspects of achievement. Things such as joy, happiness, love, doing for others, being in service and looking at what is right rather than what is wrong in any given situation.
Often when we talk of achievement we equate it with outward evidence such as awards, money, fame, recognition and status. In reality, you can have all of that but if you do not feel complete inside, what do you really have?
Learn a simple strategy to bring more completeness to your life.”
AndrewB presents FREE E-Book: 7 Roadblocks To Success posted at Personal Hack, saying, “Did you know that either success or a failure is usually a pattern in your life? Think back about the last few goals you made, or challenges you went through. Did you fail or succeed? In my FREE E-Book I teach you how to make success a pattern in your life.”
Bill Urell presents How Women Become Addicted | Addiction Recovery Basics posted at Addiction Recovery Basics, saying, “Lets start with history. For over a hundred years in this country, women and girls have been encouraged to self-medicate for emotional and physical symptoms of the hormonal cycle, which were labeled hysteria in the nineteenth century.”
Brain Blogger presents Cheating Husbands – What His Genes Tell Us posted at Brain Blogger, saying, “If you knew that your husband was twice as likely to be unfaithful in your marriage than another man, would you still marry him? Scientists have discovered a gene that may be able to tell just that. The question is: would you want to know if he had the gene?”
Ms. Cheevious presents Friends Fighting – Should You Take Sides? posted at Ms. Cheevious, saying, “I know what it feels like to feel caught in the middle of someone else’s fight. I actually witnessed a real fight – well it wasn’t really full-on fisticuffs, because it was between my dear friends (a couple that I love like family)”
Erin Pavlina presents How do you recover after an emotional setback? posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “How do you raise your energy when you’ve been stepped on and emotionally trounced by another person, and your self esteem is so low that you can’t even imagine ever being happy again?”
Applying the Law of Attraction presents Can the Law of Attraction Bring the Family Closer Together? posted at Applying the Law of Attraction Membership Library, saying, “With the law of attraction, you will come to see that you can do anything. You can focus on the family aspect, you can focus on yourself, you can focus on your career, but you can also work on anything else that you desire to.”
AndrewB presents Stop Binge Eating posted at test, saying, “Do you hear of smoking disorder? or watching too much tv disorder? or being a lazy bum who does nothing with their life disorder? No, but how come? None of those is any different from what they call binge eating disorder.”
Great Management presents The Power of Words posted at The GreatManagement Blog, saying, “Words are powerful. They can inspire confidence or they can have the exact opposite effect – create a lack of confidence. Let me give you an example, using the current presidential campaign.”
Applying the Law of Attraction presents Can You Bring People Closer With the Law of Attraction? posted at Applying the Law of Attraction Membership Library, saying, “Being positive and keeping a good outlook on life is going to be
critical to having great success and being the person that you
would like to become. Knowing…”
Tushar Mathur presents Why You Should Travel posted at Travel-Eat-Sleep, saying, “Recently I traveled to Cleveland which sits beside Lake Erie in Ohio state. This major Midwestern city bustles with activity. There are lots of tourist attractions, festivals and events.”
Roberto Montanez presents 3 Keys to a Good Relationship? Do you have them? posted at Psychbits, saying, “There is nothing worse than being in a bad relationship and there is nothing better than being in a great relationship. But what makes a good relationship from a bad one? There are a plethora of factors influencing how good or bad a relationship can be. Some might say that love is all you need. In my experience, all couples that make things work share these three common elements.”
Nicholas Powiull presents How to Vibrate at the Same Frequency of ANY Desire: by Nicholas Powiull posted at Conscious Flex.
Erin Pavlina presents 2012 and the End of the World posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “I’m sure you’ve heard about it. The Mayan calendar ends in 2012, and there are signs in so many places … the world is going to end in 2012. I get at least 3 or 4 emails per week asking if I believe the world will really end in 2012 or if there will be a spiritual awakening, or if God is coming down to select his top 100 people to take to Heaven while the rest of us go to Hell.”
Britannica Blog presents Art & the Tumbling Market: Revisiting The Gift by Lewis Hyde | Britannica Blog posted at Britannica Blog, saying, “A few nights ago I read the afterword to the new edition of Lewis Hyde’s The Gift: Creativity and the Artist in the Modern World. Originally published in the 1983, The Gift examines the vital place of gift exchange in human life, and especially the ways in which creative work flows in gift-giving channels.”
ITAKEOFFTHEMASK presents Finding Your Purpose in Life posted at itakeoffthemask.com, saying, “Finding your purpose in life is often one of the most difficult things we desire to do. What job is meant for you? How do you know what you really want to do in life?”
Byteful Project presents Personal Development for Smart People & Travel posted at Byteful Blog, saying, “I discuss how the book “Personal Development for Smart people” encouraged and inspired me. The book is a unified theory of personal growth, and I highly recommend it!”
Kathleen Gaga presents What’s in your spiritual toolbox posted at Daily Awareness, saying, “Ask ten people what spirituality means and you are likely to get ten unique answers. To one well-known Internet Marketer, spirituality means having a great toolbox of tools to help out with the inevitable situations life offers us.”
omguy presents Love, laugh and live posted at Ordinary Miracles, saying, “There is in all of us a void that cannot be filled by big houses, shiny cars or great personal achievement. This void can only be filled by mastering the art of giving and receiving love.”
Applying the Law of Attraction presents Why Doesn’t The Law Of Attraction Work? posted at Applying the Law of Attraction Membership Library, saying, “If you have tried to manifest using the Law of Attraction and failed, you are not alone. Thousands will give up quickly after making an effort that seems to produce…”
Erin Pavlina presents Dreams and Predicting Future Events posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “I get a lot of emails from people who have had strong, powerful, clear dreams that something disastrous is coming. Some dream that their deceased relative tells them someone in the family is going to die. Some dream of world disasters like hurricanes or earthquakes. Some dream something pleasant like a future wedding to the person they love. But how can you tell if a dream you have is prophetic?”
Applying the Law of Attraction presents Placing Your Order with the Universe posted at Applying the Law of Attraction Membership Library, saying, “Have you been trying to work with the Law of Attraction but still can’t seem to make progress on manifesting your wishes? Try this super-simple approach to manifestation.”
AndrewB presents 7 Tips on Becoming an Active Listener | Personal Productivity posted at Personal Hack, saying, “Becoming a more active listener will greatly improve your networking power. It’s amazing how most people don’t utilize the full potential of networking. This is especially true for the more analytical and technical minded like myself.”
Britannica Blog presents Fight, Flight, and the Physiology of Stress posted at Britannica Blog, saying, “From the moment danger is spotted, the brain actively sends signals to various parts of the body to activate necessary responses to either stay and fight or run away from it.”
Erin Pavlina presents What Happens When You Die? posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “I’ve gotten a lot of emails asking me variations on this question so I thought I’d do an entire blog entry on this subject to help everyone understand what I believe happens.”
Kara-Leah Grant presents Sacred Sex – The Oldest Path to Spirit | Prana Flow NZ posted at Prana Flow NZ, saying, “It’s the most taboo subject in the world of spirituality – yet sex is one of the oldest paths there is to our Divinity.”
Astrid Lee presents Pope’s Mass in Paris Brings Focus on Practical Spiritually posted at World Healing, saying, “Yesterday morning, together with a quarter million French people, I managed to participate in the public mass held in Paris by pope Benedict XVI. I feel privileged … It was an unusually calming and healing experience… (pictures)”
The Daily Minder presents How to Deal With Your Worry and Stop Worrying Today posted at The Daily Mind – Making the Daily Grind Meaningful, saying, “Meditation techniques to deal with that worry.”
Tau Thomas presents Getting Started: Building a Daily Gnostic Practice posted at Tau Thomas Langley, saying, “building a daily practice”
Stephen presents A Guided Metta Meditation posted at Balanced Existence, saying, “Metta Bhavana is a Buddhist meditation practice known as the development of universal loving-kindness. It belongs to a set of meditations called brahma-viharas, which roughly means ‘abode of the gods’. As such metta meditation is considered to help us experience positive and enjoyable mental states similar to the mental states of the beings in the Buddhist god-realm.”
Margaret Garcia presents Give your Metabolism that Much Need Boost – Radiology Technician Schools posted at Radiology Technician Schools.
Nancy Miller presents Cholesterol Facts You Must Know – Becoming A Radiologist posted at Becoming A Radiologist.
Stephen presents Why Meditate? posted at Balanced Existence, saying, “How many times have you had a moment of clarity where you’ve taken a good look at your life? At such times you really see how you are just getting by. How your life is one of quiet desperation. At such times you must wonder if there is a better way to live, a better way of being.”
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