Friday, May 20, 2022

Business Spotlight

The Investment ‘Theory of Relativity’

Ask a random person on the street a question about the theory of relativity and she is likely to say something about E=MC 2or perhaps tell you it has something to do with Albert Einstein. And that’s about it.

I myself cannot tell you much about the theory of relativity. But in the world of


The Family Mohel Redefines the Highest Standard for Brit Milah

If you were planning your son’s bris and could identify the best attributes of a mohel, you’d probably compile a checklist that sounds a lot like a description of Rabbi Eliezer Lawrence, aka “The Family Mohel.”

First and foremost, you’d want someone


‘Different Times, Different Ideas’

This essay deals with two ideas that have gained new prominence during this unprecedented era in fundraising. Nonprofit leaders have been putting on their inventors’ hats and cavorting with novel concepts to maintain their edge in the pursuit of scarce funds.

Virtual Race


Realities and Complexities Of the Hybrid Workplace

Editor’s note: The Jewish Link is pleased to welcome contributions from long-time columnist Eli Amdur. Amdur’s columns have appeared in newspapers around the United States, including The Record (now USA Today Network), for 18 years.

Never in the modern history of work has a set of circumstances so


Living in the ‘Real’ World

This is possibly the most challenging time to be an asset allocator. All major asset classes, including stocks, bonds and real estate, are at or near record levels. The froth in asset prices is not only clear from broadly accepted valuation benchmarks, but also evidenced by growing speculation in novel asset classes such as


Elevating Your Charitable Giving to Israel

Rabbi Moses Maimonides, the Rambam, was among the greatest Jewish scholars of all time. His teachings and global perspective of 1,000 years ago are still studied and widely embraced. He was a philosopher, physician, political adviser and legal authority. Maimonides balanced parallel worlds of Jewish law and (then) modern thinking.


Jacob Katz of JKEssays Helps Get You to College

Applying to college can be a stressful process for high school seniors and their parents. In addition to the many forms that need to be filled out and submitted by various deadlines, long-form answers, including personal statements and supplemental essays, require extra attention to detail. And, now more than ever, every


‘Ready To Golf’ Is in Full Swing

With winter on the way, avid golfers can take their swing indoors at Ready To Golf (RTG), a new state-of-the art indoor screen golf and table tennis facility in River Edge at the former location of the Bergen Batting Center on New Bridge Road. The 30,000 square foot facility is broken into two sections, screen golf and table


The Therapy Gym Expands and Adds Indoor Pool

Elisheva Fuchs, PT, DPT and owner of The Therapy Gym, is excited to announce its expansion, just a few feet away, to 1400 Palisade Ave in Teaneck. The new facility will be more than double the size of its existing location, and even feature an indoor pool.

For 10


Don’t Give Up!

One of my favorite times of the year always was the annual Labor Day Muscular Dystrophy telethon hosted by Jerry Lewis. Seeing the amazing lineup of stars who entertained us was quite a spectacle. But truthfully, the most emotional part of the telethon, aside from “Jerry’s Kids,” was the grand finale 24 hours later when Jerry


Inflation: Is This Time Different?

  • Economic dislocation stemming from the global pandemic, and the unconventional measures to counter it (lockdowns, monetary and fiscal stimulus), has created unfamiliar dynamics in the post-COVID economy.
  • The fallout from these unconventional measures has resulted in increasingly disturbing phenomena including:

Teaneck’s Esta Smith Luber Opens Private Law Practice

As we embark on a new year, Esta Smith Luber thinks it’s the ideal time to look ahead and plan for the future. A longtime Teaneck resident and seasoned estate-planning attorney, Esta recently announced the opening of a boutique law practice offering top quality estate-planning services with a personal touch.

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