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Misc. Products & Services

Apparel

Fine cotton polo shirts and hats with the lobster logo. Lobstershirt.net.
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Scottish Tweed Caps handmade in NYC. www.thatwayhat.com, Southampton, NY—www.macbelford.com.

Boating

Crewed Yacht Charters, Caribbean, Mediterranean, New England & Bahamas. www.bvisail.com. Call Chris or Karin. 800-649-5701 or 321-777-1707.

Books

Richard Greeley’s “Tempting Fate—Hobey Baker and Robert Stiles” features the letters of Baker, Princeton 1914, and Stiles’ diary, Harvard 1916, flyers in WWI, available from Amazon.com and BN.com.

Business Services

Language Translation for French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese and more http://translator.net.au/.

CAREER TRANSITIONS AND EXECUTIVE COACHING: Judith Gerberg, M.A., LMHC —NYC career expert (quoted in NYT, WSJ, Fast Company) built her reputation helping Ivy Leaguers find careers they love, manage stress, and live the lives of their dreams. Call and see what she can do for you: 212-315-2322; judith@gerberg.com; www.gerberg.com

Congratulations

Civil Courage Prize for steadfast resistance to evil at great personal risk. The Trustees of The Train Foundation Congratulate the 2014 Prize Honoree, Nicola Gratteri. Relentless Prosecutor of the Italian Mafia. www.civilcourageprize.org.
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Education

SAT/ACT Tutoring & College Consulting. Your child deserves to be mentored by a fellow Harvard alum. I’m a former Harvard National Scholar & National Merit Scholarship winner with more than 12 years’ experience. My students have been accepted to every Ivy, Stanford, M.I.T. Fifty+ students have won the National Merit or made Finalist. I’m also a writer, published in many fiction anthologies, including one edited by Joyce Carol Oates. My memoirs have appeared on syllabi for courses at Yale & UPenn. I’ve taught both high school Math and English—and English Composition at 2 colleges. But my greatest assets as teacher are my creativity, humor, and compassion. Offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn Heights. Also avail: Internet tutoring via Skype, college-essay editing, SAT Subject tests, APs. Many students return for GREs. Students with learning issues welcome. Mention this ad and get a complimentary first session. Please e-mail khoiluu@post.harvard.edu.

College Admissions Essay Coaching with a Harvard alum. Let me help your child tell their story compellingly. http://write-of-passage.org/.

Employment Opportunities

High-level Personal Assistant. Seeking highly intelligent and organized individual for High-level Personal/Executive Assistant role, with responsibility for keeping a busy professional and parent on track professionally and personally. This person will help oversee a small staff and assist in managing day-to-day operations and long-term projects. Duties will include researching and producing “bottom-line” reports for principal, managing communication and information flow to/from principal, and helping to coordinate staff activities. Strong project management, communication, and research skills are a must; previous managerial experience is a plus but not required. This is a year-round, full-time position based in New York, with excellent compensation and benefits. Please e-mail your résumé and cover letter to: hlparecruit@gmail.com.

Family Medical Coordinator and Project Manager Highly intelligent, unusually competent individual with a background in science and exceptional communication skills sought by Manhattan family to research and coordinate family medical and healthcare issues. The right applicant will be detail-oriented and possess the ability to track multiple projects and juggle multiple competing priorities. This person will interface with an in-house team of professionals as well as physicians, medical researchers, and consultants (in academia and otherwise) to ensure delivery of highest-quality medical care to family members. Considerable weight will be given to unusual academic distinction and other intellectual achievements. This is a full-time position with a highly attractive compensation package and significant upside potential. Please send resume to: pmrrecruit@gmail.com.

PERSONAL/CHILDCARE ASSISTANT; HOUSING INCLUDED New York—Devoted professional couple with three wonderful, school-aged children seeks highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to serve as part-time personal assistant helping with child care, educational enrichment, and certain other activities at various times during afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Assistant will have a private room (in a separate apartment with its own kitchen on a different floor from the family’s residence), with private bathroom, in a luxury, doorman apartment building, and will be free to entertain visitors in privacy. We would welcome applications from writers, musicians, artists, or other candidates who may be pursuing other professional goals in the balance of their time. Excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation, and no charge will be made for rent. This is a year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. If interested, please e-mail resume to: nannypst@gmail.com.

Writer/Editor/Outreach Seeking intelligent, experienced media professional with a remarkable talent for communications, engaging and entertaining writing, and thorough research. Strong research skills (interview prep, article and pitch development) and writing skills (snappy, energetic, intelligent writing that appeals to a wide audience) are a must. Preference given to individuals with proven skills in publicity, pitching, and outreach strategies. Excellent salary with benefits. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to: weosearch@gmail.com.

Home/Interior Design

Made in the U.S.A., Decorative Arts & Crafts Lighting and Mission Lighting. www.missionstudio.com.

Professional Services

Appellate attorney with MFA from Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Available for briefs or research projects. 15 years experience. Civil and criminal. State and Federal. aorlegal@gmail.com. 617-717-9215. Many victories.

Healthcare Navigation, LLC. Need impartial, objective advice with health insurance or Medicare? We can help. 877-811-8211, healthcarenavigation.com.
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