By Elissa Maier Many respected scholars, leadership experts and successful business leaders speak about the importance of investing in talent. Jim Collins talks of “getting the right people on the bus;” Jack Welch comments that “talent development deserves as much focus as fina … [Read more...] about Planting Seeds: Investing in Growing Talent for the Field
JPRO Network/ formerly Jewish Communal Service Association of NA
By Rabbi B. Elka Abrahamson The call for action as a response to an article, one about men assuming leadership written by men who interviewed men was important and necessary, as disappointing as it is that such articles by and about men named to top positions are still … [Read more...] about The Women Seen and Heard!
By Naomi Adler and David Cygielman Today’s Jewish organizations are powered by rabbis and teachers, social workers and counselors, administrators and graphic designers, fundraisers and engagement professionals. They work in federations and day schools, at homes for the e … [Read more...] about Investing in Our Professionals is an Investment in Our Jewish Future
By Marci Mayer Eisen and Amy Bornstein Conversations at the national level over the past decade have explored whether “Jewish communal service” is seen as the long-term career it once was. In St. Louis, as in many other communities we celebrate the changes as an increasing num … [Read more...] about Reimagining Jewish Professional Career Paths