Business

Pride Business Alliance Mixer, Cultural Council for Palm Beach County

1. Avion Goordeen and Rudolph Galindo2. Rolando Chang Barrero and Ellen Wedner3. Crystal Famouz and Chris Rhoades4. Dan Hall and Peter Meyerhoefer5. Dan Hall, Mario Lombardo, G. Joseph Garcia and Todd Parrish6. David Scott and Alicia Lewis7. Glauco Cusciano and Julie Seaver8. Gregg Sirrine and Kione Rogers9. Gregory Savarese and Randy Christensen10. Julie Seaver and Rick Rose11. Nova Friedman and […]

Palm Beach North Chamber’s Women in Business Council’s History Making Women, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

1. Cindy Pollack, Sharon Quercioli, Ethel Gravett and Anné Desormier-Cartwright 2. Amanda Blanchard, Judy Dellosa and Claudia Escobedo 3. Betty Diller and Craig Valarik 4. Cindy Giles and Noel Martinez 5. Donna Johnson, Laurie Elliott, Virginia Spencer, Sharon Nikolas, Andrea Fogarty and Magdalena Martin 6. Chris Foster and Jill Shelly 7. Desiree Mufson and Stuart Katz 8. Oriana DeLeon and […]

Set an EXAMPLE

Leaders undermine their own authority when words and actions are at odds


EMPLOYEES CAN’T HELP BUT grumble when the boss claims to value work-life balance, but then works well into the evening each day, firing off late-night emails with the expectation they be answered by morning. Their morale plummets and they start updating their resumes when managers insist on top-notch results from everyone — everyone except the managers themselves, that is. Face […]

EARL ON CARS

Common hazards of servicing your vehicle at the selling dealer


You DON’T need to have your car serviced by the selling dealer. But you must have new car warranty work performed by a franchised dealer of the make car you own…it doesn’t have to be the dealer that sold you your car. Your warranty requires that you maintain your car according to your car manufacturer’s owner’s manual. Most car dealers […]

Peggy Adams gets four new board members

George A. Cohon, Stacey Leuliette, Danielle H. Moore, and Betsy Turner recently joined the board at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. Mr. Cohon is the founder of McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited, McDonald’s in Russia, and RMHC in Canada and Russia. Born in Chicago, he and his wife live in Toronto and spend the winters in Palm Beach. Ms. Leuliette […]

STAY ALERT to OPPORTUNITIES

When global events disrupt markets, remain alert to opportunities


THE IMAGES FLICKER across our TVs, laptops or phones every day. Russia’s war in Ukraine continues. Some Ukrainian civilians flee while others take up arms against the invaders. The United States and other NATO nations contemplate how to help the Ukrainians without escalating the conflict into another world war. And all the while inflation remains high, supply chains face continued […]

Arquitectonica opens West Palm Beach office

The global architecture firm Arquitectonica has opened an office at The Square in West Palm Beach. The office, at 477 S. Rosemary Ave., provides close accessibility to the firm’s ongoing projects in design and under construction. “We have long had a presence in the region thanks to strong client relationships and high–profile projects,” Arquitectonica’s CEO, Timothy Reedy, said in a […]

EARL ON CARS

Pitfalls to avoid when ordering a new car


We’re into our third year of one of the most significant changes in human society, caused by the worldwide COVID pandemic. The auto manufacturing and retailing businesses are just two entities that have been greatly affected. New vehicles are in a shorter supply than ever before. Auto demand and prices are at historic highs, and dealers have virtually no vehicles […]

THE Cleaning INDUSTRY

How post-pandemic practices have changed the business world


AFTER TWO YEARS OF THE COVID-19 returning to normalcy. More fully vaccinated, safe removing their children are back in school, and buildings, by and large, are open again. But at the same time, there’s cautious optimism. We’ve seen what happens when variants arrive and we let our guard down too quickly. The virus is not eradicated and more variants are […]

EARL ON CARS

Shine the “cold light of day” on your car dealer


I think you’ll agree with me when I say that bad things mostly happen when the perpetrators don’t think others will find out about it. We’re lucky we live in a country that makes a “thing” out of freedom of speech. Our media is free to say whatever they like and so are we. Some think we err on the […]


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