Long Island Business Blog

Apr 29
Member Spotlight: Catherine Gretschel

About Catherine Gretschel   Catherine is an attorney with the Yitzhak Law Group, a boutique law firm located in Great Neck, New York. LIPM would like to congratulate Catherine on recently running in the Brooklyn Marathon. Catherine Gretschel may be contacted by email and is on LinkedIn. Interview Question: What professional accomplishment are you most proud of? Answer: I am very proud […]

Sep 21
Member Spotlight: Ellen Hurwitch

The October [2021] Member Spotlight goes to Ellen Hurwitch of red-tie.com.  In addition to assisting us (long island professionals) Ellen volunteers at two synagogues, helping with audio visual, networking and marketing.  Ellen Hurwitch may be contacted via email: ellen@red-tie.com or by telephone (516) 330-8555. Interview  Question: What is your business or profession? Answer: I work […]

Aug 26
Member Spotlight: Gabriel Marques

This month Gabriel Marques is featured in our member spotlight. Gabriel is a JD/MBA, licensed to practice law in New York State and the United States Supreme Court. The Gabe can be found on Facebook and Twitter. Interview Question: What is your business or profession? Answer: Attorney, Professor, Public Figure Question: What professional accomplishment are […]

Aug 20
Should Your Business Be Sponsoring Events?

Are you looking to get more exposure for your business? Have you already tried traditional print and online advertising mediums but feel like you’ve hit diminishing returns? It might be time to step things up a notch and consider the tried and true Hosting or Sponsoring approach. Hosting or Sponsoring a local event or meetup […]

Jul 31
How to Prepare for a Zoom Meeting: Checklist for Speakers

Republished with permission of Connected Culture, Inc. original article can be found here. Learning how to prepare for Zoom meetings and virtual presentations will enable you to comfortably and confidently deliver engaging messages with impact. This 8-point-guide serves as your foundation for impactful and professional online meetings. 1. Your Internet Speed (Bandwidth) Internet speed, known as […]

Jul 20
Long Island Professionals is #1

According to meetup.com Long Island Professionals is the largest Long Island networking group on the meetup platform.

Apr 17

April 17, 2021 Dear Long Island Professionals, I hope everyone is having a great weekend. This email is to inform you of our new FB group and various other social media accounts: Facebook Group Long Island Professionals on Twitter Long Island Professionals on Instagram I am also looking for volunteers to be featured in our […]

Jun 12
Why, I Learned WordPress

Why, I Learned WordPress My Initial Reason Once upon a time, I had a website professionally created for my business. I was happy with the final product. However, I soon realized that making even the smallest of changes to the website was a process.  I could not do anything without my website developer.  I remember […]

Jun 12
IRS Announcement: Amended Tax Returns Eligible for E-Filing

IRS Announcement – Amended Tax Returns Eligible for E-Filing Taxpayers will soon be able to file amended tax returns electronically For the first time taxpayers will be able to file a Form 1040-X, Amended U.S Individual Income Tax Return electronically.  Making this form electronically fileable has been a long-time goal for the IRS. It will […]

Jun 10
Member Spotlight: Rich Rivkin

It is only appropriate that Rich Rivkin is our first Member Spotlight. For those of you who don’t know Rich, he was our previous meetup organizer and was excellent!  Professionally, Rich, is the president of Enviro-Disposal Group and has managed more than 3,000 projects involving transportation & disposal of contaminated soils. When Rich is not […]