The Best of Erev Pesach

It’s the 4th Pesach of My Parnasa, so I decided to take a magical history tour back through my Pesach Posts over the years. Here are three interesting ones that I found:
In 2013, we had the somewhat infamous: Would You Like a Side of Bacon With Your Matza?
That one explored my discovery that I was [...]

Springtime’s Here and Business is Blooming

Growing a business is a lot like growing a cucumber.
I know because I do both!
Let’s take a stroll around my garden, and see how my various ventures are surviving and thriving at the height of springtime.
Just Say No to Potential
Our Pomelo tree is laden with flowers right now. Each one has the potential to grown [...]

Sometimes I Feel Like a Money-Hungry Hypocrite

Today I’m excited to announce an exciting new feature on My Parnasa!
But first, let’s talk about my feelings of hypocrisy.
Here’s the scoop…
Lots of people contact me to ask my business and marketing advice. They hear about me from my blog or conferences or word of mouth. They know that I am really into helping people with [...]

Winning the Win-Win Game: Me & FreshBiz

I’ve often thought that running a business feels like a game, but I never played a game that felt like running a business.
Until last week, when I played FreshBiz.
FreshBiz is a board game invented by some Israeli entrepreneurs that is promoted as “Changing the way you play business and life,” and the inventors were offering a [...]

Employed in Israel? Don’t Miss Free Money

You know that I love to help people with their Parnasa.
Usually that is a rather long process, involving tiresome words like marketing, cash-flow, and LinkedIn.
But here is a tip that could help you get a super-easy parnasa boost  (at least for Israel residents in a particular income bracket).
The Israeli Income Tax Authority is offering cash [...]

How to Make a Million Blogging for the Times of Israel

Let’s take a trip back in time.
Today is April 3, 2012. (Ah, the good old days!)
For most of us it was an unremarkable day. But not so for Fred Goldbergstein.
On that day, Fred had something to say. Fred had an extremely important message that he wanted to broadcast to the wider Jewish world. Fred felt [...]