Lashon Hara How Listening To The Rabbis Can Help Your Career

Rabbis have always taught us religious lessons, could they be teaching us business lessons too? Those of us who attended Hebrew school may recall the immensely philosophical discourse “lashon hara, lamed hay, go to H-ll the easy way”. Some frequent Upper West Side Jewish Event Attendees may even have the coffee table foldover sign likening…

Eishet Chayil and the Jewish Superwoman Syndrome

Women have always done it all for her family. Today’s world throws new challenges to an Eishet Chayil, fortunately there are remedies. The Roots of the Song “Who can find a wife of excellence? Her value far exceeds that of gems.” Written in acrostic format, the song Eishet Chayil (Woman of Valor), glorifies a woman…

Five Job Rules That Went the Way of the Typewriter

Take all the rules you knew about work and throw them out. Here’s the five biggest changes in the workplace in the 21st century. Company Loyalty- Remember the days when you worked for a company for life? If you don’t remember those days, watch Nick at Nite for a little bit and you’ll see examples…

The Best Way to Find a Job? Talk Your Way In

Looking for a job? The internet is only one way to search, and not the best one. Read about the most affective job search strategy- networking- and how to do it. Wait a minute, you’re thinking… Everyone knows we live in the internet age and job hunting has become synonymous with hotjobs.com, monster.com, careerbuilder.com, isn’t…