This post includes perhaps the most important piece of web marketing advice you’ll hear anytime soon. But first an embarrassing story about me…Back in early August, I got an email from a writer for Mishpacha Magazine looking to interview me for an article about using LinkedIn to boost your career. I wasn’t able to give a real
I have wanted to write a book for as long as I can remember. But when I imagined doing so, the idea felt completely out of reach. Where would I begin? When would I find the time? How would I come up with hundreds of pages of material? I fondly recall sitting in classes in... Read more »
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There are many strategies to introduce newcomers to the excitement, meaning and depth of Chanukah. One approach is by teaching the Talmudic discussions addressing the mitzvah of lighting the Chanukah menorah. Learning Gemara with newcomers to Judaism is a vital step to help empower them to become active participants in the Mesorah. The NLE Thinking Gemara shiur on Chanukah can assist rabbis, educators and
On most holidays in the Jewish calendar, it's clear what we're celebrating. Pesach – we're celebrating the Jews going free from Egypt. Purim – we're celebrating the Jews being saved
Hashgachah Pratis, or Divine Providence, is one of those principles that people tend to either believe in entirely or not at all. Some feel that every single little episode in life has meaning because G-d ordained it, while others claim that there is no such thing as Providence, and therefore everything is random. Judaism affirms... Read more »
Mazal tov! You want to publish a book! Or maybe not. Maybe the mazal tov is still a ways off, but you are polishing up your manuscript and want to publish ten copies to give friends for them to critique. If possible, you want to avoid paying a publisher and you have some basic computer skills. Is there a way to self-publish?
Teaching Gemara is something that can be incredibly rewarding. After all, learning Gemara with children and newcomers to Judaism is a vital step to help empower them to become active participants in the Mesorah. That said, it can be very challenging to teach Gemara and simple things such as finding the place or how to translate
We’re deep into football season. One of the usually uneventful times of a football game is when the team on offence fails to make a first down, is too far to attempt a field goal, and punts the ball into the opponent’s territory. Avid spectators reserve such plays for going to the fridge to replenish the Coke (read, “beer”) and
Are you or your students struggling with learning/reviewing new skills in Chumash, Kria or Gemara?
Do you wish there was a place where you could send your students or children to learn and review those skills?
Can you imagine if the children would be excited to practice those skills - even to the point