Successful Women of Israel

stories featuring Israel's successful women

Category: Special Posts

Successful Women of Israel’s 10 Most Read Blog Posts in 2017

This past year, I have met, spoken to, and corresponded with some truly incredible women in Israel. It has been an honour and a pleasure to bring their stories, insights and ideas to light.

As a result, 2017 has been a tremendous year of growth for Successful Women of Israel. Changing the blog’s name and focus have been instrumental in driving more interest and traffic (by the time the year is out, this blog will have seen 300% growth!). Subscribers have grown fivefold.

Below are the 10 most read blog posts in 2017. read more

7 Things I Learned From Writing 69 Things Israel’s Successful Women Love About Their Country

Two days before I was supposed to publish my weekly blog post, a crazy idea became lodged in my mind: for Israel’s 69th birthday, find out what 69 successful women love about Israel. I had no idea how I’d meet my objective in two days, but I ran with it.

The post did NOT take two days to produce. It took close to 69 hours in 6 days. And without the love, support, and  encouragement of my family and friends, it would have never happened.  

My secret weapons in producing this post were my husband and children, who encouraged me to no end, served me food and drink at my desk and made close to zero demands on my time; Vered Cohen Barzilay who opened magical doors, offered incredible insight and offered so much support and encouragement; Ruth Ebenstein who ceaselessly opened doors and offered much needed support; and Orly Izhaki and Miri Bar Natan who acted as my sounding boards and encouraged me to let my post take its first breaths. read more