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No Nagging Necessary

RC Steif

Nagging doesn’t really work — unless its purpose is to annoy someone. Yet, it’s all too easy to find yourself doing it. How to get your family to cooperate without a single nag.

 

The “Buy Me” Brain

Libi Astaire

It’s not news that neuroscientists are making strides in understanding how the brain works. Less well known is that neuromarketers are hoping to use this knowledge to get consumers to buy their products. Is this a pipe dream, or the dawn of a maddeningly manipulative age?

 

Inside Job

Rachel Bachrach

While it may not be an original choice, speech therapy can be family-friendly and lucrative — and it has the potential to help a wide array of people, from newborns to the elderly. Three women talk about the many ways a speech therapist can improve lives.



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
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Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz