Lehigh Valley Business Editor at Large http://www.lvb.com/section/Editor-at-Large Editor at Large Blog Business Views en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:56:12 EST Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:56:12 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171208/EDITORATLARGE/171209876&source=RSS Cold-blooded and ruthless, that's Division I athletics Two narrow, last-minute losses for ninth-ranked Penn State ruined what would have been a spot in the national playoffs. Then again, the Lions had a close victory over Iowa that could have gone the other way. Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171208/EDITORATLARGE/171209876&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171208/EDITORATLARGE/171209876/AR/0/AR-171209876.jpg Cold-blooded and ruthless, that's Division I athletics http://www.lvb.com/article/20171130/EDITORATLARGE/171139989&source=RSS Most importantly #8211 be kind Not exactly sure when I recognized that I was old. Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171130/EDITORATLARGE/171139989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171130/EDITORATLARGE/171139989/AR/0/AR-171139989.jpg Most importantly #8211 be kind http://www.lvb.com/article/20171117/EDITORATLARGE/171119860&source=RSS Philly's greatest rivalries The buzz is back in Philly sports, thanks mostly to the Eagles and Sixers. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171117/EDITORATLARGE/171119860&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171117/EDITORATLARGE/171119860/AR/0/AR-171119860.jpg Philly's greatest rivalries http://www.lvb.com/article/20171110/EDITORATLARGE/171119968&source=RSS Current rankings Just because I can, here are my current rankings, noting that they can change at any moment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171110/EDITORATLARGE/171119968&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171110/EDITORATLARGE/171119968/AR/0/AR-171119968.jpg Current rankings http://www.lvb.com/article/20171102/EDITORATLARGE/171109971&source=RSS When you have a bad case of the Sunday nights It's been said that August is the Sunday night of the summer, which is a terrible disservice to August. Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171102/EDITORATLARGE/171109971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171102/EDITORATLARGE/171109971/AR/0/AR-171109971.jpg When you have a bad case of the Sunday nights http://www.lvb.com/article/20171025/EDITORATLARGE/171029908&source=RSS Humor in the workplace It's been said that laughter is the best medicine. Frankly, for me, just give me the damn drugs and get out of the way. Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171025/EDITORATLARGE/171029908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171025/EDITORATLARGE/171029908/AR/0/AR-171029908.jpg Humor in the workplace http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/EDITORATLARGE/171019857&source=RSS This is not a must-win for Penn State The convenient thing about college football is that if you lose early enough in the season, you can come back and win a conference title and earn a trip to the playoffs. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/EDITORATLARGE/171019857&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171018/EDITORATLARGE/171019857/AR/0/AR-171019857.jpg This is not a must-win for Penn State http://www.lvb.com/article/20171013/EDITORATLARGE/171019918&source=RSS The vibrance of Vermont Three decades ago, one of my brothers returned from a Vermont vacation and said he loved it. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171013/EDITORATLARGE/171019918&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171013/EDITORATLARGE/171019918/AR/0/AR-171019918.jpg The vibrance of Vermont http://www.lvb.com/article/20171005/EDITORATLARGE/171009927&source=RSS Meeting sadness Or how to fill your day getting nothing done Having last ripped into the concept of incessant meetings about a year ago, it&#8217s time to do it again. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171005/EDITORATLARGE/171009927&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171005/EDITORATLARGE/171009927/AR/0/AR-171009927.jpg Meeting sadness Or how to fill your day getting nothing done http://www.lvb.com/article/20170927/EDITORATLARGE/170929849&source=RSS Don't worry, be supremely happy Author Travis Bradberry of California says we're always chasing something &#8211 such as a promotion, new car or significant other. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170927/EDITORATLARGE/170929849&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170927/EDITORATLARGE/170929849/AR/0/AR-170929849.jpg Don't worry, be supremely happy http://www.lvb.com/article/20170920/EDITORATLARGE/170929984&source=RSS A new dynasty is taking shape in Philadelphia Mercifully, another losing season for the Phillies is about to end &#8211 but there is hope for next year. Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170920/EDITORATLARGE/170929984&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170920/EDITORATLARGE/170929984/AR/0/AR-170929984.jpg A new dynasty is taking shape in Philadelphia http://www.lvb.com/article/20170912/EDITORATLARGE/170919967&source=RSS An ode to playground basketball There&#8217s no better recreational game than pickup basketball or playground hoops. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170912/EDITORATLARGE/170919967&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170912/EDITORATLARGE/170919967/AR/0/AR-170919967.jpg An ode to playground basketball http://www.lvb.com/article/20170905/EDITORATLARGE/170909965&source=RSS Eagles could be regal Two certainties about the National Football League Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170905/EDITORATLARGE/170909965&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170905/EDITORATLARGE/170909965/AR/0/AR-170909965.jpg Eagles could be regal