Articles by Steve Lubetkin




Focus NJ’s 2020 Economic Review Details Devastation of NJ Economy by COVID-19 Pandemic

A 2020 economic study by NJ Focus, a nonpartisan, nonprofit research foundation, found that the pandemic led New Jersey’s economy to record high unemployment rates and unemployment claims, as well as a historic contraction in the state’s Gross Domestic Product, followed by a quick rebound.







‘Bootstrapped Millionaire’ Tim Mercer Describes Creating Entrepreneurial Success from Modest Roots

SBN news director Steve Lubetkin speaks with Tim Mercer, entrepreneur and author of the book, “Bootstrapped Millionaire: Defying the Odds of Business” about his rise from poverty through military service to a multimillion-dollar entrepreneurial career in information technology.