Red's Inspiration Blog

Friday, April 28th, 2017


Like a number of people I’ve met over the years, one of my brothers, Jonathan, had a career that didn’t completely satisfy him. This left him longing to make a change. The problem was, he wasn’t quite sure what “change” he was looking for. Every once in a while, he’d […]

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Friday, April 21st, 2017


Being Jewish, I go to synagogue regularly. And when I go on the High Holy days, I’m very serious about my prayer. This means that on the secular New Year — I spend a lot of time thinking about the things I’ve not done right or maybe could’ve handled better, and […]

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Friday, April 14th, 2017

the subway savior

One morning I was taking the # 1 NYC subway, which is a local subway, from 34th to 72nd. Normally I take the express but, for some reason, I’d chosen not to on this particular day. So, there I was, on the train, just listening to my music on my […]

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Friday, April 7th, 2017

Declutter da clutter

My parents are downsizing once again. They actually did this a few years ago, when they moved into a smaller home, at which time they tossed out two big containers of garbage. And by big containers, I don’t mean just garbage bins. I mean those huge pods that people store […]

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Friday, March 31st, 2017

Pinky swear

I recently agreed to speak at a showcase this October. This particular event is unpaid, but I decided to do it because it puts me in front of 450 people. That’s 450 individuals that I can inspire to live a life of passion, but it’s also 450 individuals who can […]

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