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Affluent Magazine Mar / Apr 2010

Mar / Apr 2010

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Ultrafast Dishwasher Makes Clean-Up a Breeze for DeGustibus Chef: But You Don’t Have to Be a Chef to Own Miele’s Commercial Dishwasher

by Affluent Magazine

Ultrafast Dishwasher Makes Clean-Up a Breeze for DeGustibus Chef: But You Don’t Have to Be a Chef to Own Miele’s Commercial Dishwasher Last year, Miele’s ultrafast commercial dishwasher was installed at the famed DeGustibus Cooking School in Macy’s department store, Herald Square, New York and within just a few days, the kitchen staff experienced a 70% increase in cleaning throughput.
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Health-Wise Cooking Tips

by Susan Burke March, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE

Health-Wise Cooking Tips Dietary fat is a nutritional paradox—all fats are equal in terms of calories per gram (nine, compared to protein and carbohydrate’s four); but it’s useful to remember that some fats are healthful, and some are harmful (think trans fat in shortening and hydrogenated oils including stick margarine).  We are faced with a physiological and sometimes psychological dilemma: fat tastes very good.  Fat brings flavor to foods, and many fat-free products aren’t worth the plastic they’re packaged in. Read More

Rules: Are They for the Exception or the Rule?

by Leslie G. Ungar

Rules: Are They for the Exception or the Rule? We are a society of rules. Think about it. We have rules for everything from how we tip to how we are legally able to spy in the NFL. It is not against the “rules” to spy, you just have to follow the rules for when and how to spy. Have you thought about how and why rules are made?  How and why do we amend rules? Read More

Are You In or Out of the Market? What A Difference A Year Makes

by Robin S. Davis, CFP

Are You In or Out of the Market? What A Difference A Year Makes The decade of 2000-2009 has been dubbed the "lost decade" as most indices averaged annual returns in the negative numbers. The DJIA began the decade at an open of 11,497 and closed at the end of 2009 at 10,428.  This may have you still sitting on the sidelines in defensive mode and not knowing which way to go in the future as health care, income and estate taxes, and real estate values are at the top of the list of the most unknown, but much needed information, for making your next move.  Read More

How To Keep Visual Aids From Becoming Visual Distractions

by Joseph Sommerville, Ph.D.

How To Keep Visual Aids From Becoming Visual Distractions You’ll find that electronic slide shows play a part in most business presentations today. Used correctly, visuals can help your presentation in three ways. First, they can reinforce a message by complementing the verbal and vocal channels of communication.  Second, they can help clarify complex or abstract information and relationships through visual representation. Third, they can help persuade the audience by enhancing the presenter’s credibility. Read More

The Signature of Spring

by Tony Conway, CMP

The Signature of Spring With spring around the corner, it’s time to start planning for Easter, Mother’s Day, and outdoor gatherings.  When I think of spring, I am typically reminded of soft pastels, bouquets of daffodils, and grilled snapper on the open barbecue.  Of course, in Texas, we weren’t as winter-weary as other parts of the country ―but we still welcomed the gentler hand of spring. Read More

Pop The Cork! Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Raises $365,000 for Education Programs at Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction

by Affluent Magazine

Pop The Cork! Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Raises $365,000 for Education Programs at Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts hosted its celebrated annual Palm Beach Wine Auction on February 16 at The Breakers, Palm Beach. More than 140 friends and supporters attended this popular, sold-out event that generated more than $365,000 for the Kravis Center’s award-winning education programs. Read More

Creative Weddings

by Alyse Liebowitz

Creative Weddings When I meet with prospective clients for the first time, most seem to have the same thought: They want a classy and memorable affair, but they also want to include creativity and originality. Here are some ways you can do just that...  Read More

Nutek Wheels Offering Serious Motoring Enthusiasts Wheel Products That Stand Above All Others

by Affluent Magazine

Nutek Wheels Offering Serious Motoring Enthusiasts Wheel Products That Stand Above All Others Nutek Wheels manufactures our wheels in house and are made in our USA facility. By doing this, Nutek can closely oversee the production and quality processes that define every Nutek wheel. While we believe this to be essential, the real story lies in what’s behind the scenes, our owners have more than 40 years of combined experience. Read More
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