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Why Humanistic Management

Why Humanistic Management

This FREE one hour course will provide you with an overview of what a humanistic management paradigm is all about. Presented by Dr. Ernst von Kimakowitz, Director of the Humanistic Management Center.

Humanism and Democracy – an Introduction

Humanism and Democracy – an Introduction

This is a short 1 hr 10 minute video lesson with links to additional resources. The goal is for you to learn how to become an active participant in American Democracy

7 Words That Can Change the World

7 Words That Can Change the World

In these three videos, author Joe Simonetta gives a three-part talk, “Astonish the World, Tell the Simple Truth.” The talk is based on his highly acclaimed book, Seven Words That Can Change the World. This presentation has been described by one attendee as the clearest presentation of realty that he had ever heard. He says it can be the basis for a new world belief system.

Controlling our Unconscious Bias

Controlling our Unconscious Bias

Controlling our Unconscious Bias This course was created by By Abe Markman, Member of The NY Society for Ethical Culture with the assistance of Jennifer Hancock, Humanist Learning Systems to help people understand the latest science about how unconscious biases effect our decision making. Through these five videos and taking your own confidential subconscious bias test(s) you can take an important step toward establishing more wholesome, effective, honest, meaningful, and joyful relationships with Read more [...]
How to talk to your child about death?

How to talk to your child about death?

This is a short video program for parents who are facing the difficult task of explaining death to their child.  It is taught from a Humanist perspective, which means it discusses how to help your child cope with their grief without belief in an afterlife. Taught by Jennifer Hancock - author of The Humanist Approach to Grief and Grieving.  This is a free course - log in as a guest Read more [...]
Find your purpose in life using science

Find your purpose in life using science

Recent research in psychology, cognitive neuroscience, and other disciplines has explored how we find meaning and purpose in life, with or without religion. This workshop combines academic research and stories from people’s everyday lives with exercises to help you discover your own sense of life purpose and meaning. Course Information: This is a 1 hour video lesson along with supplemental reading material. Offered by Intentional Insights. Instructor Bio: Gleb Tsipursky, PhD, is the Co-Founder Read more [...]
Finding Meaning in Life

Finding Meaning in Life

Finding Meaning in Life with Derek Sivers, founder of CD Baby and owner of Wood Egg. Let's just figure out the meaning of life, once and for all, in under 20 minutes, OK? This short 20 minute program by Derek Sivers, founder of CD Baby is awesome.  He does a great job of logically working his way through the problem of finding meaning in life and his conclusion is quite wonderfully humanistic.  So if you want to know how a Humanist finds meaning in life - this is probably one of the best explanations Read more [...]
What to do if your child is a bully

What to do if your child is a bully

Free program at our partner site: This lesson is based on the operant conditioning techniques taught in the book The Bully Vaccine and includes, a video, along with detailed information on how to help your child if they are accused of bullying. This includes detailed information on how you, as their parent, can best support them if they are falsely accused and more importantly, how to get them stop if it turns out they really have been bullying other kids.

Why Bullies Bully & How to Stop Them

Why Bullies Bully & How to Stop Them

This free program takes approximately 40 minutes to complete and includes downloadable documentation logs and a flow chart for how to stop bullying in different situations.

Ruthless Compassion

Ruthless Compassion

Learn how you can use Ruthless Compassion to have better relationships, more success at work and a greater sense of belonging in your community.

The Goal Trainer

The Goal Trainer

A free goal achievement tool that’s powered by some of the most significant discoveries from the science of motivation. Courtesy of ClearerThinking.org

Introduction to Reason

Introduction to Reason

This free program is offered by Fourth R Practical Philosophy as a way to introduce students to the basics of good reasoning. Log in Free as a guest.

An Introduction to Humanism

An Introduction to Humanism

his is a 45 minute video course that covers: Definition of Humanism, History of Humanism, Central Values of Humanism, Famous Humanists and Frequently Asked Questions about Humanism

Humanist Meditations

Humanist Meditations

A series of videos that teach loving-kindness practice and related forms of meditation. These meditations have been adapted by the Humanist Mindfulness Group at Harvard by Rick Heller.

Lesson Plans for Humanist Parents

Lesson Plans for Humanist Parents

Free course. This program includes lesson plans humanist parents can use to teach their children critical thinking skills, compassion, responsibility, ethical values and more.

Humanist Group Leadership Lessons

Humanist Group Leadership Lessons

This free program for Humanist community leaders includes videos and handouts that cover everything from volunteer management and fundraising to tabling, public speaking and more.

How to talk to your child’s school about bullying

How to talk to your child’s school about bullying

Free Program – at partner site – This lesson includes a bullying log, a video, along with detailed information on how to approach the school, who in the school can help and how to get the school to actually help you and your child end bullying.

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