Monday, August 3, 2020

So You’re God – Is That All You Got?

Excuse me, Mr. God, could you hold the phone a moment while I get out your resume?Thanks for waiting. Just let me look this over for a moment and...

The Perfect Company: Universal Display Corporation

It was a slow night at the Franklin Institute. Three of us watched chief astronomer Derrick Pitts explain the importance of Galileo’s telescopes to George Takei, who played Mr....

Is Social Media Really Good for Business?

Social media is fast becoming one of the most popular and accessible channels for brand visibility. Companies everywhere are scrambling to get in on the action and get their...

Lessons From Eastern Europe

Palaces, fortresses, parks, museums, cathedrals, churches, synagogues and mosques in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, and Hungary created a spicy stew of impressions in my mind during my recent visit...

Privacy, Farewell! (And I’ll Pick Up the Rump Roast)

The Supreme Court has proclaimed that there is an absolute Right to Privacy hidden in the Constitution, one that apparently went unnoticed during the first two centuries of the...

Green Investments Critical to Strong Economy

How about investing in clean energy, parks and trails, and stronger protections for our waterways? These green investments will help the economy recover, create new jobs AND make communities healthier and safer.

Sizing Up Charities

The best way for many donors to select charities to support is to obtain first-hand knowledge about them by volunteering. If you are unable to do this, you can...

Creating and Maintaining Your Competitive Edge

The beginning of a New Year is a great time to take stock of how “future-proof” our personal situations are, in terms of work. As the competitive advantages of...

New Jersey Gets Tough On Fertilizer, with Good Reason

After years of hard work, the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association is pleased to applaud the enactment of the Fertilizer Control Law. With Governor Chris Christie’s signature on January 5,...

Thoughts On Patriotism and the 4th of July

My wife, Dori, got up early last Fourth of July to put the flags out. In our front hall closet, we keep a bundle of 30-inch tall American flags...

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.