Climbing Our Own El Capitan

5 strategies to conquer your goals.

My Father’s Core Values

My father lived a life of quiet greatness. These are the inspiring lessons I’ve learned from him.

Wild: An Adventure in Self-Discovery

Four essentials for facing our deepest selves.

5 Steps to Letting Go of Anger

An infographic on how to drop unresolved anger and find inner peace.

5 Jewish Lessons from Unbroken

Louie Zamperini and the power of faith.

One Habit Can Change Everything

5 strategies to making resolutions that stick.

Climbing Kilimanjaro

18 women and the 4 life lessons they attained from their gruelling challenge.

Hanukkah’s Last Light

Dispelling five myths that block us from connecting to God.

A Permanent Tear: On the Loss of a Child

The Torah has a unique word to describe the death of a child because it is a pain that never leaves.

Hanukkah: The Force Awakens

In a dark world, you must be the light.

Creating Light during Darkness

4 positive responses when you find yourself submerged in physical or spiritual darkness.

What Will They Say About You?

What would your children say about you at your funeral?

A Broken Body Isn't a Broken Person

A former Olympian is forced to rethink the meaning of her life after a crippling accident ends her career.

5 Ways to Feel Thankful

Effective tools to increase your gratitude.

Jew Got Questions?

Sometimes the question is more important than the answer.

Reach Out for Help

Don’t be afraid to show your weakness in order to let people help.

The Tree on Fire

Sometimes the most beautiful things are hiding in plain sight.

Taking the Plunge

No one is ever completely ready for life's challenges. So what are you waiting for?

Living with Courage

Alan Lock was going blind. Here’s how he fought to get through the darkness.

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.

The Redneck

I learned a valuable lesson that fretful Friday: it’s best to not judge other people.

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.

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