Sunday, September 27, 2020

Business Spotlight

Englewood’s Matisse Chocolatier Celebrates 25 Years

I’ve often thought chocolate has magical powers. What else can enhance a mood like a simple bite of this confectionery dream? Actually, I’ve yet to meet a chocolate I dislike. So when I was asked to visit Matisse Chocolatier in celebration of their 25th anniversary, I, and my sweet tooth, jumped at the chance!


First Jewish Link, Yedei Chesed, Power Entrepreneur Networking Event Welcomes Capacity Crowd

Approximately 100+ local business people packed into Avenue Event Space in Teaneck recently to network and hear from distinguished speakers Joe Apfelbaum, CEO of Ajax Union; and Joseph Steinberg, a leading cybersecurity executive, columnist and influencer. The high energy, fun and educational event, which


Tax Refunds Don’t Give the Total Picture

When you think of geniuses, who do you think of? Steve Jobs, inventor of the iPad, iPhone and other amazing products, probably comes to mind. What about Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft? Maybe your choice would be Kevin Systrom, creator of Instagram, the app that allows millions of women to stalk other people without feeling


CR Galleries Offers Exquisite Gifts at Lower Prices

You may have driven right by CR Galleries when you turned from Route 4 onto Grand Avenue in Englewood, without knowing what you missed. The store, located at 393 Grand Avenue and formerly known as China Royale, is a spacious showroom of brand name fine china, crystal, flatware and hostess gifts priced at least 20% below


Ways to Protect Your Business from Liability

There is plenty of risk involved in running a business. And many businesses fail because these risks become reality. If you want to avoid that fate and ensure your businesses succeeds, then you need to take proactive measures to safeguard it from liability. Fortunately for you, there are easy ways to ensure that you’re covered. 


When Things Go Wrong

Part II

If you follow my columns, you know that I firmly believe in the dictum “Proper Prior Planning Prevents Poor Performance.” And yet, we know that even with meticulous planning, things sometimes go awry because we are not always in charge of our destinies. In my May column in The


COMMSAR Leads Lost Hikers to Safety

Chol Hamoed Pesach. A family was enjoying a hike in Kakiat Park, a county park in Rockland County, when they inadvertently wandered off the path. They found themselves lost in Harriman State Park, which at nearly 50,000 acres is the second-largest state park in New York State. It had started to rain and Yom Tov was


Unique Elegant Seating Highlights Excellence and Quality

(Courtesy of Unique Elegant Seating) In 1978, Unique Elegant Seating opened its doors and offered its first collection of chairs. Over the years, we have grown this collection to include many of the beautiful and unique chairs that have become staples in the exclusive repertoire of furniture selected by prominent


‘Business for a Cause’ Networking Event Will Benefit Yedei Chesed

On June 12, between 7 and 10 p.m., Teaneck’s Avenue Event Space will be hosting the first-ever ‘Business for a Cause,’ a benefit dinner and networking event to help raise funds for Yedei Chesed, an organization that offers services and opportunities for the developmentally disabled. Helmed by The Power Entrepreneur,


Ketamine Health and Wellness: Breaking the Depression Stalemate, New Promise for Old Problems

Dr. Charles Fleischner, MD is poised to serve as the chief medical officer of Ketamine Health and Wellness, opening soon in Teaneck. He brings 15 years of experience in emergency medicine to the center, including the use of ketamine in the emergency department setting, used in low doses and with high efficacy for anesthesia and


Apostille.net Can Simplify the Aliyah Process

The decision to make aliyah is life-changing and often comes with emotional and physical challenges. Luis and Marta Massieu of Apostille.net understand the extent of such a move and have been working closely with Nefesh B’Nefesh for the past six years, providing necessary documentation to help streamline the process for olim as


How to Write a Resume That Gets Noticed

If you work, you need a resume. Yes, even if you are not looking for a new job!

You see, your resume serves as a history of your work life. Your resume provides a timeline of your professional self and highlights your skills and achievements, your education and experience. It is worthwhile to