Ep 5: Navigating burnout, refreshing your focus, and finding balance with R' Gavriel Friedman by Rabbi Jacob Rupp published on 2017-07-18T09:01:18Z Rabbi Gavriel Friedman fills a unique and inspiring role in the Jewish outreach initiatives of many organizations around the world as a rabbi, speaker, and teacher in Jerusalem. He works closely with students who want to learn more about their Judaism and makes Jewish thought relatable and accessible to young adults everywhere with his compelling classes. One day a few years ago, he decided his daily routine was destroying him and he stopped everything. In this episode, Rabbi Friedman talks about how he identified his own personal and professional burnout, how he changed it around, and what he learned about maintaining a lasting work-life balance. In this episode you’ll learn: How to stop and take stock of your situation and recognize if you’re heading in the wrong direction. Why it’s important to constantly reinvigorate your work with new life and how to do that. Practical advice on dealing with the stress of being overwhelmed and how to make the changes that work for you.