Real Beauty

Three lessons from our matriarch Rachel.

After the Shabbat Project

Three ways to transform inspiration into action.

6 Ways to Think Positive

Life is full of disappointments and frustrations. Now what?

The After-Holidays Blues

It’s during the quiet times of life that we show God what we are truly made of.

Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg: CNN Hero

After losing his daughter to leukemia, Rabbi Goldberg is helping children battle serious illness.

The Incredible Typewriter Artist

An extraordinary man with a severe disability creates incredible works of art using a typewriter.

People Can Change

How to access the transformational power of Yom Kippur.

Learning to Forgive

Five ways to let go this Yom Kippur.

The Forgotten Supper

The biggest activity we do on Yom Kippur is not repenting; it is apologizing.

The Power to Change the World

Don’t miss your opportunity for greatness.

No Excuses

A letter to the woman who cycled 26.2 miles using only her arms.

How to Achieve a High Holiday Breakthrough

You are the CEO of your life. It’s time to start acting like it.

Go for the Touchdown

An incredibly inspiring motivational video by a high school football player. Perfect for Rosh Hashanah preparation.

Take The Un-Selfie Challenge

No selfies until after Yom Kippur! Spread the word.

Rosh Hashanah and Alcoholics Anonymous

Members of AA can teach us what it means to confront a bad habit, stare down a relentless temptation, and persevere.

Facing God on Rosh Hashanah

Three ways to prepare for your personal judgment day.

Rosh Hashanah: Repair Kit Included

Our manufacturer knows that we’re going to fall.

5 Inspiring Ways to Start the New Year

Spiritual growth based on scientific research.

Maximizing Your One Shot at Life

How to create the life you want.

Think Ahead First

If you could change anything this upcoming new year, what would it be?

Three Things We Should Never Say Before Rosh Hashanah

Three phrases in the news that will help us prepare for Rosh Hashanah.

My Personal Rope Challenge

Despite the intense fear, I yearned to know that I could climb beyond my limits.

Why 13 Is the Age for a Bar Mitzvah

Celebrating his Bar Mitzvah, Charlie Harary’s son explains what it means to become a man.

Elul: The Secret to Change

When you don’t know where to begin, start here.

Lunch Lady Hero

The power of saying thank you. Watch this inspiring Ted Talk.

Our Waze or His Ways

Technology and the illusion of control.

Making the Sacrifice

What are you willing to give up for your beliefs? A lesson from Israeli soldiers.

Let Us Be Strong

The Torah’s answer to dealing with enemies and critics around the world.

Four Ways to Deal with Suffering

On rebuilding the shattered pieces.

Stop Complaining

And do something about it instead.

Israel’s Rollercoaster

With Hamas rockets raining down on Israel, we must continue our efforts on the spiritual front.

Isaiah Austin's New Beginning

A devastating medical diagnosis produces a double-dose of inspiration.

Faith in Times of Darkness

Five ways to hold onto the power of faith.

The Buck Stops Here

Life fulfillment starts with taking responsibility.

Four Excuses That Hold Us Back

You do have time and who cares about what people will think.

Uniting Together

The Jewish people are responding to the kidnapping as one family.

6 Lessons on Changing the World

Hard-earned insights from a Navy SEAL.

Possessing Time

No matter how hard we try to possess it, time possesses us.

King David’s Heart

Life’s difficult challenges aren’t interruptions. They’re what we need to compose our unique song.

Catch Me

Four ways Torah transforms my life.

Four Questions for Graduation Day

How to find a sense of satisfaction when you never reach the finish line.

Dare to Achieve

An inspiring commencement speech at Indiana U by Jewish student, Parker Mantell.

Why I Love Going to Funerals

It’s not morbid. Nothing connects me to the power of life more than a funeral.

Three Types of Forgiveness

Exoneration, forbearance, and release and the power of forgiveness.

Getting Into Harvard

A lesson from a Harvard admissions interviewer.

I’m Imperfect

We’re all under construction. An a cappella music video.

Sterling Words

Lessons from the Donald Sterling brouhaha.

What to Include in an Ethical Will

What values and lessons do you want to pass on to your children and grandchildren? Here are 40 of mine.

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