Days of Awe
There are 10 days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur and they are called the Days of Awe or the Days of Repentance.
This time of reflection is the pause to think about where you were last year and where you are now. What has improved and what has not. Not just your situation – relationships, finances, health – but your understanding of self and the person that you are.
In Pirkei Avos 6.6 are listed the forty-eight steps to character improvement. A wonderful essay by Rabbi Noah Weinberg from Aish.com, “Change Your Life with the Forty Eight Ways,” is recommended for additional reading.