Lehigh Valley Business Can You Dig It http://www.lvb.com/section/Can-You-Dig-It Can You Dig It Blog Construction en-us Copyright 2016 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:37:36 EST Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:37:36 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160401/CANUDIGIT/160409983&source=RSS Funds for facade improvements for businesses As a small-business owner, the appearance of your business, from the outside, speaks volumes. Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160401/CANUDIGIT/160409983&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160318/CANUDIGIT/160319863&source=RSS The divergence of rising rents and the minimum wage 18. 69 per hour. That's the minimum amount of what a worker would have to be paid in order to rent a two-bedroom apartment in Lehigh and Northampton counties at fair-market rent. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 09:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160318/CANUDIGIT/160319863&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160318/CANUDIGIT/160319863/AR/0/AR-160319863.jpg The divergence of rising rents and the minimum wage http://www.lvb.com/article/20160314/CANUDIGIT/160319941&source=RSS Despite more hiring and investment, is economic pessimism on the rise? Despite continued strength in business fundamentals, economic pessimism is on the rise among middle-market companies. In rating the state of the U. S. economy compared to six months ago, a majority of these companies still sees a downshift. Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160314/CANUDIGIT/160319941&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160226/CANUDIGIT/160229901&source=RSS Here's to an industry that offers a well-lit place and high pay A clean, well-lit workplace and a high-paying job to boot. Plus, no college debt? Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:31:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160226/CANUDIGIT/160229901&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160226/CANUDIGIT/160229901/AR/0/AR-160229901.jpg Here's to an industry that offers a well-lit place and high pay http://www.lvb.com/article/20160212/CANUDIGIT/160219952&source=RSS A car show with a cause About every three minutes, somebody in the United States is diagnosed with a blood cancer. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160212/CANUDIGIT/160219952&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160205/CANUDIGIT/160209909&source=RSS Prime potential in Easton While the possibility exists for high-end apartments with waterfront views to take the place of Heritage Lanes, a former bowling alley in downtown Easton, there is potential for something else. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160205/CANUDIGIT/160209909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160205/CANUDIGIT/160209909/AR/0/AR-160209909.jpg Prime potential in Easton http://www.lvb.com/article/20160121/CANUDIGIT/160129968&source=RSS How architecture shapes our spaces When it comes to the buildings we occupy at work each day, usually we don&#8217t think about how the design came to be. How it functions and the feelings of efficiency and productivity the buildings can either generate or deplete. Thu, 21 Jan 2016 16:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160121/CANUDIGIT/160129968&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160121/CANUDIGIT/160129968/AR/0/AR-160129968.jpg How architecture shapes our spaces