Economics and Entrepreneurship in Today’s Bukharian Jewish community in America
Listen as Rabbi Yossi Mendelson and Dr. Maria Elo have a spirited discussion about points surrounding the generational and religious aspects of business today in the Bukharian community.
About Rabbi Mendelson:
Rabbi Yossi Mendelson serves as the spiritual leader of Congregation Machane Chodosh and Associate Chaplain at North Shore University Hospital.
He is a graduate of the Rabbinical College of Canada and prior to his current position Rabbi Mendelson was the Department Chair of Bible Studies at the Jewish Institute of Queens.
About Maria Elo, Ph.D.
Maria Elo holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Åbo Akademi University, Finland. She is a consultant, a visiting assistant professor in international business at George Washington University, USA, a post-doctoral researcher at Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Finland and a Migration Fellow at the Institute of Migration, Finland. She is the founder and leader of the Diaspora Networks in International Business- research platform and the co-founder of the Migration and Diaspora Entrepreneurship Conference. Her research focuses on international business, internationalization processes, business networks, lifecycle, migration, ex- and repatriation, diaspora networks, diaspora entrepreneurship and transnational entrepreneurship. Her work is presented in various conferences and published in books and journals, such as Industrial Marketing Management, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, American Journal of Entrepreneurship, Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Innovation, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Diaspora Studies, Journal of International Entrepreneurship, and Journal of International Management.
3 O’Clock Hour Amudim Tzvi Gluck & Rabbi Mendelson
4 O’Clock 1/2 hour 5 minutes a Day keeps the Doctor Away with Registered Dietician Rusana Borukhov
Rusana Borochow, R.D., C.D.N., is a New York City based Registered Dietitian who founded Nutrition Solutions Inc.- Private Practice in 2008. She obtained her undergraduate diploma with honors in Food Science and Human Nutrition from University of North London (UK) and completed 900 hours of internship in the best Hosptals in NY. Rusana offers nutrition and wellness counselling to individuals and corporations. She is a specialist in weight loss management , diabetes treatment, heart disease and complex nutrition i.e. cancer patients.