From Montana to New Square: Breaking Out of My Bubble

This summer I broadened my geographical and religious horizons.

Jeff Bezos’ Phenomenal Net Worth

A Jewish perspective on wealth.

The Jewish Definition of Success

Talents are the gifts God gives us. How we use those talents are the gifts we give back to God.

Thank God It’s Us and Not Some Other Family

A woman’s usual response to her husband’s recurring cancer.

Loving Others the Unique Way They Want

Learning how to truly love your neighbor.

Life’s Most Important Question

Achieving our dreams begins with answering this question.

PODCAST: Finding Light in Tragic Circumstances

How Risa Rotman kept the faith when her husband was fatally wounded during the Har Nof Massacre.

How to Stop Self-Sabotage

It starts by facing your underlying fear.

Say Hello to Your Barista

A simple way to help change society.

My Bike Got Stolen

Things don't happen to you, they happen FOR you.

PODCAST: When Everything is a Crisis

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on how Jewish Time Management can help us through life’s challenges.

The White House "Hero Award"

Finding heroic opportunities in even mundane situations.

My Father-in-Law’s Unusual Birthday Present

The best present isn’t what you get, it’s what you give.

How to Fight Through the Worst of Times

The powerful and harrowing true story of one man who beat the astronomical odds to survive cancer and his indefatigable mother who led the way.

How to Overcome Rejection & Failure

Steven Spielberg was rejected from film school three times.

6 Facts about Smiling

Modern science is discovering what Jewish wisdom already knew: smiling is crucial to our well-being.

Judaism’s Golden Rule

Whatever is hateful to you, do not do to your fellow man.

Dear Old People, It’s Never Too Late to Grow

We can’t blame the process of aging for being grumpy, callous or self-centered. We can still change.

Pat Quinn and Regaining the Power of Your Voice

Are we using our words as forces of healing or hurting?

Hockey Heroics and the Omer

Preparing for the big moment is the key to victory.

7 Ways to Become Your Best Self

Don’t settle for the counterfeit versions like power, success, fame, status, and wealth. Here’s how to insure that you’re on the right path.

No Time to Think: 3 Ways to Defeat Pharaoh Today

We are enslaved by epidemic levels of distraction. Here’s how to break free.

Attaining True Empowerment on Passover

Empowerment doesn’t come through conquering and enslaving others.

When Do We Eat?: Eating to Live On Passover Night

Delayed gratification transforms the physical into an act of spiritual sustenance.

Who Is the Wicked Son?

The fundamental lesson of Passover is that God’s love for us is unconditional.

Cleaning Our Hearts for Passover

Let’s focus on two qualities that make the biggest messes: anger and jealousy. How do I clean my heart of those?

Charlie Harary on the Passover Seder

A 40-min class delving into the contemporary meaning of Passover.

Empowered by Our Power Outage

Living five days with no power.

Stop Multitasking and Go All-In

Mastering the art of the crossover in basketball and in life.

Roger Bannister and Breaking the Four Minute Mile

What achievement do you wish you could accomplish but consider physically impossible?

How to Handle Toxic People

Three pieces of advice from ancient Jewish wisdom.

Fix Yourself

Want to make the world a better place? Start by bettering yourself, the only person you can actually change.

The Trap of Wanting It All

Status-seeking underlies Haman's intense hatred of the Jews.

Three Secrets of Olympic Champions

The keys to Olympic success are the tools we need to fulfill our potential.

Carrot, Egg, or Coffee: Growing From Adversity

When adversity knocks on your door, how do you respond?

Apple to Apples: From Adam & Eve to Steve Jobs

A short, inspiring Tu B’Shvat video.

Gems of Wisdom of the Kotzker Rebbe

Nine wise, pithy quotes attributed to the great rabbi.

PODCAST: Recalculating

Rabbi Menachem Nissel explains how we can find our way out of life’s bumpiest roads.

19 Great Jewish Sayings

From the Talmud to David Ben Gurion, a collection of meaningful Jewish quotes.

Five Ideas for Life

Some ideas worth thinking about as we begin our journey into a new calendar year.

Ego Is Our Enemy

Learning to bring forth your music as part of the symphony.

7 Ways to Live Better This Year

Forging a path filled with love, connection, kindness and gratitude.

Why Resolutions Fail

Real change requires strategic use of self-discipline.

PODCAST: Improving Self-Esteem in Ourselves and Our Children

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on how to overcoming low self-esteem at any age.

Three Lessons for Success from Marathon Training

How imagination, habits and getting outside your comfort zone are crucial to growth.

PODCAST: Living Life to the Fullest

Rabbi Leff on how our forefather Jacob tackled life’s challenges.

Thanksgiving Should Not Be Only Once a Year

Six ways to feel gratitude every day. Try them; they really work!

Learning To Fall: A Rap Music Video

A journey through inspiration and disappointment – in love, art, sports and life.

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