Saturday, July 22, 2017

Business Spotlight

Building a Lasting Image for Your Brand

Let’s say you’re opening up your own small business. You’ve found a niche that you feel will set you apart from other companies, you’ve found your target market, and you’ve done your due diligence to get everything set in place for opening. All that you need to come up with is a name and a logo. For people who might not be as

Jewish Woman Entrepreneurs: Success Is Doing Hashem’s Work

Oftentimes, when women get together the talk quickly turns to babies, children and household tasks. But that wasn’t the case as several hundred, primarily Orthodox, women gathered for the 2015 Jewish Woman Entrepreneurs’ annual conference.

Held Oct. 18 and 19 at the Crowne Plaza in

Serv-Tech: One-Stop Shopping for Your Heat and A/C Needs

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” As the more extreme weather seasons approach, that adage gains tremendous weight in the HVAC business. Denis Cekic, owner of Serv-Tech Heating & Cooling, LLC, recommends service appointments for heating and air conditioning prior to the start of the winter and summer

The Purple Bow Brings Toy Treasures, Kid Gear to Teaneck

With the chagim finished and Chanukah the next big Jewish holiday on the horizon, everyone should know that this past summer, Teaneck welcomed an exciting new children’s gift store to its shopping landscape. The Purple Bow, located on Queen Anne Road next to EJ’s, opened in June, and added more than a

Individual Disability Insurance: A Must for ‘Specialized Incomes’

“Risk is an arbitrary concept, until you experience it.”—Carl Richards, The Behavior Gap: Simple Ways to Stop Doing Dumb Things With Money

Most of the time, buying insurance is a decision to pre-pay a modest fee for something you hope never happens: You pay a premium hoping you’ll never

Ray Evangelista’s Aqua Clean Power Washing Will Extend the Life of Your Home

It’s said cleanliness is next to godliness, an adage Ray Evangelista of Aqua Clean Power Washing seems to have taken to heart. Certified by the United Association of Mobile Contract Cleaners (UAMCC), his company provides a variety of cleaning services, among them removing mold from the roofs of residential

LuMesh Brings Ease to Makeup Color and Application

Edgewater—Most women have been through the task of trying to find the perfect makeup color. Someone will go to a makeup counter, try on what they think is the perfect hue, only to go home and find the color has turned an unsightly orange or pink after a few minutes on their lips or skin. Lu Meshulam was familiar with

Runway Looks Are Custom Made for the Tznius-Conscious Customer

Love runway couture but think you can’t get the look to fit your lifestyle? Monsey’s Euro Design Couture (300 Saddle River Road) features red carpet, 7th Avenue New York designer fashions customized to the needs of every consumer, no matter her style, age, body type or standard of tznius. With distinctive selections

Englewood Bootery: Lisa Katz Knows Shoes, Customers

Giving children shoes that fit is an art, not a science, says Lisa Katz, owner of Englewood Bootery. Katz knows shoes and makes it her business to know her customers. Comfort is their number one priority.

A good fit starts with establishing a rapport with her

Frisch Audiology Provides Personal Attention for Hearing Assessment and Correction

Getting a hearing aid is a very different experience from getting glasses, with more emotional baggage and requiring more fine-tuning over time. Vision correction is also sometimes viewed as less of a stigma than hearing correction. For these and other reasons, people often choose to consult an independent audiologist rather than

Jerusalem Design Innovates Israeli Interior Design

When purchasing something from afar, whether a mobile phone on Amazon, a printer cartridge on Ebay, or a shirt on Gap, the biggest fear that consumers face is that what they order is not actually what they want. The days between paying for the item and its arrival can be difficult, with the anxiety and

EZ-DAF: Enhanced Tzedakah With Donor-Advised Funds

Contributing to charity (tzedakah) is fundamental to Jewish life. Most donations are done as cash or checkbook contributions, sometimes in a mad scramble at the end of the year. Infrequently, donors contribute securities; non-financial assets, such as real estate or fine art; or even interests in private companies. Thus tzedakah can take