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Old Fashioned Values in Business

Original post made by Geri Spieler, Midtown, on Mar 27, 2008

I want everyone to know about Rick Kaplowitz and an unusal and generous act he performed as a business owner.

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Posted by R Wray
a resident of Palo Verde
on Mar 27, 2008 at 12:47 pm

Do you know that Kaplowitz did this out of charity? Perhaps the employee was doing a good job and he wanted to retain him/her as a long-term employee. In this case, it's good business practice and not so unusual.
It was perhaps unusual if he did it for charity. A business that routinely did this could not last.

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Posted by Tom
a resident of Midtown
on Mar 27, 2008 at 2:25 pm

Please educate us. What was the business? I'd like to patronize it.

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Posted by Self-serving thread
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 27, 2008 at 5:37 pm

Tom, a brief internet surf for Rick/Palo Alto resulted in this website Web Link . It's a kitchen/bath remodel business where Rick is President and the poster is Vice President. She's either publicly appreciating a gesture he made for her or a co-worker, or it's a bit self-serving for her to make this post. Seems like a gray area useage of Town Square.

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