Editor’s Be aware: Rebecca Greene, writer of this post, is a member of the Board of Administrators for the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce.
GLEN ROCK, NJ – In the course of their yearly virtual conference on Jan. 28, Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce customers targeted on constructive messages as they seemed ahead into calendar year two of a COVID-affected natural environment.
Donna Valicenti of Ramsey Graphic & Printing stated she needs to “teach” her potential shoppers and the community in 2021. “People today are often not conscious of how considerable our expert services are,” she said. “I want to teach men and women with what we provide. It is really been refreshing, the amount of orders this week in which individuals are having their elements out their, allowing their clientele know they’re open up for business.”
Mike Morea is a enterprise attorney who can help his shoppers understand their duties as business owners and companies. “I’m focusing on appreciation,” he said. “I recognize my consumers and respect how we have all been equipped to hold likely for the duration of this hard time.”
Tara McKee of Innovative Den mentioned she is “focused,” centered on what operates for her enterprise soon after shifting the open up, social collecting part of her enterprise towards what persons want and will need now and what she, as a enterprise operator, can give ideal now.
Ellen Levine of Perfectly Kneaded claimed her focus is “communication.” She is wanting to converse with her customers, her staff members and her small business neighbors a lot more frequently and far better in 2021.
Ilene Kahn, Renovation Advisor, stated she knows the landscaping is modifying and that tends to make her services progressively useful. “Folks hold wanting to improve their residences, and they know they can glimpse to me to aid them emphasis on what’s essential to them,” she claimed. “What is the ideal way for them to spend their income to make them content in their properties or areas the place they stay.”
Liz Croland Sarakin Esquire said her large phrase this calendar year is “gratitude.” She assists men and women in divorce by means of coaching and mediation. “I search all around and I am thankful for my shoppers and the support I have all around me.”
Jim Morgan of the Curious Reader mentioned he seeks to “grow” his organization in strategies he did not assume of prior to. He’s wanting to academics and the new school rooms that have made outside the classic schoolrooms to present the extensive array of books and resources his business can supply.
Nick Stratton thanked the Glen Rock Chamber president, Felicia Halpert, for her time and effort in main the team for the next calendar year. “I do not consider folks realize all the time and hard work it normally takes to maintain the Chamber likely,” he said. “And you are there prepared to do that.”
Russ Borgman, vice president of the AM Ridgewood Rotary that encompasses Glen Rock, claimed he sees “sustainability” as the essential for 2021. “We have to have to consider about our assets right now and see how we can sustain them into the long term.”
M&T Lender Manager Gary Wiecenski said “relationships” are essential for him this calendar year. “It is really getting capable to chat to folks and create rely on, that develops relationships so persons can do business with individuals they know.”
Boyd Lowry, FirstLight Homecare of Bergen County–senior residence treatment, said it is really about “support” for him. “You need to have to be there for persons, give them what they require and go beyond. Depart them with a smile, make them joyful.”
Dmitriy Yankelevich, Barnum Money Group, reported it’s about “resiliency and reset. We’re all going through this unprecedented time and just about every day, we have to have to muscle mass by it and assist our consumers get by it, as properly. Some times, you just have to phase away and see the even larger picture. Do not permit the unexpected emergency of the second derail you from your objectives.”
Felicia Halpert, the Chamber president and owner of Bergen IT, “technological know-how for the rest of us,” explained she sees this calendar year as currently being about “collaboration. You have to figure out wherever your weaknesses are and look for out experts who can enable you fill people gaps. That is how you grow your enterprise and get much better at what you do, get far better at what will make you special to your consumers.”