This Monday we heard from many different types of businesses. Three stood out for me.

The first was a BBQ catering service in Brick called We BBQ For You. They'll cater events and even bring the BBQ to your home for a party of 25 of more. Have to say I'm looking into a pig roast myself for the spring.

Then there was a unique business designed to help former and active law enforcement members stay within the legal limits of their right to carry a firearm across the country. The Sheep Dog Academy has a webinar coming up this weekend, Saturday, September 25 for those interested.

Then there was a very cool new soap company based in New Jersey. The company Advanced Soap of Lincroft has a natural product line that includes soap that comes complete with a grip design to help you, well, not to drop the soap.

Don't forget to check out Pure Batch in Hillsborough. They are women owned and have quite a story.

Enjoy the products and services from these outstanding Jersey businesses.

Please send more small businesses with contact info to me through the free New Jersey 101.5 app so we can continue to plug away for these courageous entrepreneurs trying to survive and thrive in the worst business climate state in the country.

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The post above reflects the thoughts and observations of New Jersey 101.5 talk show host Bill Spadea. Any opinions expressed are Bill's own. Bill Spadea is on the air weekdays from 6 to 10 a.m., talkin’ Jersey, taking your calls at 1-800-283-1015.

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