Sulam: Creating a Cadre of Effective Synagogue Leaders

About a year ago,  USCJ set out on an unprecedented mission:  to create over the next three years a cadre of 5,000 visionary, strategic leaders who would strengthen and transform Conservative kehillot in the 21st century. While our goal was

Sulam: Creating a Cadre of Effective Synagogue Leaders

About a year ago,  USCJ set out on an unprecedented mission:  to create over the next three years a cadre of 5,000 visionary, strategic leaders who would strengthen and transform Conservative kehillot in the 21st century. While our goal was

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HR: Creating a Culture of Performance Enhancement

One of the major steps we’ve taken in Human Resources this year is updating the way we do our annual performance reviews, also known as APR. Our main goal was and is to further advance a culture of performance enhancement.

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HR: Creating a Culture of Performance Enhancement

One of the major steps we’ve taken in Human Resources this year is updating the way we do our annual performance reviews, also known as APR. Our main goal was and is to further advance a culture of performance enhancement.

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The Tech Front

The IT department has been hard at work creating and maintaining systems for not only our staff but also for many of our kehillot. We have migrated almost all of our web hosting services to a more advanced system, a

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The Tech Front

The IT department has been hard at work creating and maintaining systems for not only our staff but also for many of our kehillot. We have migrated almost all of our web hosting services to a more advanced system, a

Our Summer Youth Programs Up Close

Greetings. My name is David Levy and I am the new Director of Teen Learning here at USCJ.  My first order of business was to visit with our USY Israel Pilgrimage and USY on Wheels groups. It was inspiring to

Our Summer Youth Programs Up Close

Greetings. My name is David Levy and I am the new Director of Teen Learning here at USCJ.  My first order of business was to visit with our USY Israel Pilgrimage and USY on Wheels groups. It was inspiring to

What’s This I Hear About a Centennial?

In the continental office, plans are underway for the Centennial Celebration of USCJ and our kehillot, set to take place next October 13-14 (with a  Shabbaton from October 11-13) at the historic and beautiful Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland over

What’s This I Hear About a Centennial?

In the continental office, plans are underway for the Centennial Celebration of USCJ and our kehillot, set to take place next October 13-14 (with a  Shabbaton from October 11-13) at the historic and beautiful Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland over

How Do We Evaluate the Impact of What We Do?

During meetings with our affiliated kehillot, many of our staff and lay leaders have been asked the uncomfortable question, “What has United Synagogue done that has made a measurable positive impact on congregations?” We can easily give anecdotes about successful

How Do We Evaluate the Impact of What We Do?

During meetings with our affiliated kehillot, many of our staff and lay leaders have been asked the uncomfortable question, “What has United Synagogue done that has made a measurable positive impact on congregations?” We can easily give anecdotes about successful

We Teach Something New Every Day

On any given day, USCJ’s education consultants field 20 or more questions or requests for assistance. These deal with everything from identifying best practices to issues of curriculum, programming, professional development, crisis intervention, budgets, enrollment and fundraising. Our goal is

We Teach Something New Every Day

On any given day, USCJ’s education consultants field 20 or more questions or requests for assistance. These deal with everything from identifying best practices to issues of curriculum, programming, professional development, crisis intervention, budgets, enrollment and fundraising. Our goal is