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#4: Integrity: Will the Real You Please Stand Up

#4: Integrity: Will the Real You Please Stand Up

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Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: Life's greatest challenge is the battle for self-respect.

Moses and the Secret of Greatness

Moses and the Secret of Greatness

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Moses, not Muhammad Ali, was “the greatest” because he never acted as if he was superior to anyone else.

How to Show You Care

How to Show You Care

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Reclaiming the forgotten power of writing a letter.

Muhammad Ali: Give Up Or Get Up

Muhammad Ali: Give Up Or Get Up

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What it really takes to be a champ.

The View from the Mountain

The View from the Mountain

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My rendezvous with God at the top of Runyon Canyon before sunrise.

The Naysayer

The Naysayer

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Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: Why do we give voice to the negative instead of focusing on the positive?

I Am Not Orthodox

I Am Not Orthodox

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A video about Jewish unity created by a group of 7th graders.

Getting Rid of Toxic Phrases in the Home

Getting Rid of Toxic Phrases in the Home

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15 negative phrases to avoid and their hopeful alternatives.

Ten Things I Learned from My Doctors

Ten Things I Learned from My Doctors

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Since the physical world is a reflection of the spiritual.

Steph Curry’s Shavuot Message

Steph Curry’s Shavuot Message

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Forget the moment of glory. Real success is built on daily consistent choices.

7 Keys to Master Your Life's Mission: #7: Kingship

7 Keys to Master Your Life's Mission: #7: Kingship

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Taking ownership and responsibility for your world.

#3: Gratitude

#3: Gratitude

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Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: It’s not happy people who are thankful; it’s thankful people who are happy.

7 Keys to Mastering Your Mission #6: Yesod, Building a Foundation

7 Keys to Mastering Your Mission #6: Yesod, Building a Foundation

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Living a life of commitment and integrity.

Lag B'Omer and the Fiery Power of Purpose

Lag B'Omer and the Fiery Power of Purpose

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Every Jew is irreplaceable.

The Most Important Message Graduates Need to Hear

The Most Important Message Graduates Need to Hear

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It’s not the most talented who succeed. It’s those who never stop trying.

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life’s Mission #5: Hod

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life’s Mission #5: Hod

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The power of listening, giving thanks and apologizing.

What I Know

What I Know

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What I’ve learned about life so far, mostly the hard way.

Pesach Sheni: The Holiday of Second Chances

Pesach Sheni: The Holiday of Second Chances

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It’s never too late to come home.

7 Keys to Master Your Life’s Mission #4: Netzach

7 Keys to Master Your Life’s Mission #4: Netzach

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The power of living with purpose.

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

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It's not too late to avoid these common regrets in life.

7 Keys to Master Your Life's Mission: #3: Tifferet

7 Keys to Master Your Life's Mission: #3: Tifferet

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Finding harmony and balance in all areas of life.

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life's Mission, #2: Gevura

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life's Mission, #2: Gevura

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Battling with your weaknesses.

When Things are Going Well

When Things are Going Well

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How to appreciate the daily gifts you have in your life.

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life’s Mission: #1: Kindness

7 Keys to Mastering Your Life’s Mission: #1: Kindness

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Using your unique gifts to transform the world around you.

Why We Eat Matzah on Passover

Why We Eat Matzah on Passover

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The connection between humility, faith and the holiday of freedom.

Passover and My Son’s Broken Femur

Passover and My Son’s Broken Femur

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Why thank God for taking us out of Egypt? Didn't He put us there in the first place?

Breaking Free from Imprisoning Thoughts

Breaking Free from Imprisoning Thoughts

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Freedom comes from within.

Breaking Your Barrier

Breaking Your Barrier

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Don’t be the circus elephant tethered to a pole. This Passover transcend your mental limitations.

Running Away from Egypt

Running Away from Egypt

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How to leave your narrow place and transform your life.

Trait #2: Discipline: The Power of Restraint

Trait #2: Discipline: The Power of Restraint

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Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: Life is an ongoing training regimen in willpower.

The Power of Self-Acceptance

The Power of Self-Acceptance

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Any part of your personality that you don’t love will become hostile to you.

Being Curious About People

Being Curious About People

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4 tips on how to learn from every person.

All You Need Is Love

All You Need Is Love

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An unbelievable story that teaches us the power of unconditional love.

Cut to the Chase: Defining Your True Self

Cut to the Chase: Defining Your True Self

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Breaking free from needing other people’s validation.

Bruce Springsteen, I’m Ready to be Transformed

Bruce Springsteen, I’m Ready to be Transformed

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The concert reminded what it really takes to change your life.

Live Out of the Box

Live Out of the Box

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How to see life’s immense possibilities within the world and within ourselves.

Stuck in Harvard, Dreaming of Yale

Stuck in Harvard, Dreaming of Yale

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Haman, jealousy and the curse of never having enough.

For This Moment

For This Moment

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Like Queen Esther, we can channel our pain towards greatness.

Seven Habits for Happiness

Seven Habits for Happiness

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Simple, practical tips to increase your happiness today.

The Road to Resilience

The Road to Resilience

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After the murder of our son Koby I have been shattered -- and I have been rebuilt.

The Secret to Self-Worth

The Secret to Self-Worth

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Don’t confuse self-worth with net worth.

Cut to the Chase: Accepting People’s Insanity

Cut to the Chase: Accepting People’s Insanity

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Lessons from the man who thought he was a zombie.

Play Your Unique Music

Play Your Unique Music

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What difference do we really make in the big scheme of things?

Anger Management

Anger Management

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No matter how angry you get, restrict your anger to the incident that provoked it.

Five Habits of Happy People

Five Habits of Happy People

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We can train our minds to be positive just like we can train our bodies to be in shape. Here’s how.

The Dented Maserati

The Dented Maserati

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An inspiring video on the importance of slowing down and being in the moment.

The 30-Day Jewish Challenge

The 30-Day Jewish Challenge

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Are you up for the challenge?

Cut to the Chase: The 70% Solution

Cut to the Chase: The 70% Solution

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If you wait for perfection, you’ll never move forward.

The Psychology of Blame

The Psychology of Blame

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Why we blame others, how it sabotages our relationships, and why we need to move beyond this toxic behavior.