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 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:07:51 EST Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:07:51 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170413/EDITORATLARGE/170419913&source=RSS An opportunity for United Airlines Apparently, &#8220Fly the Friendly Skies&#8221 only refers to when you're actually in the air. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170413/EDITORATLARGE/170419913&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170413/EDITORATLARGE/170419913/AR/0/AR-170419913.jpg An opportunity for United Airlines http://www.lvb.com/article/20170404/EDITORATLARGE/170409925&source=RSS Bet your home on these predictions Just because . . . our annual baseball forecast. Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170404/EDITORATLARGE/170409925&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170404/EDITORATLARGE/170409925/AR/0/AR-170409925.jpg Bet your home on these predictions http://www.lvb.com/article/20170330/EDITORATLARGE/170339991&source=RSS Handicapping which Crayola color will be sacked On Friday &#8211 National Crayon Day &#8211 Crayola will announce a color that it will retire from production. It will be one of the colors in its basic 24-pack of crayons. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170330/EDITORATLARGE/170339991&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170330/EDITORATLARGE/170339991/AR/0/AR-170339991.jpg Handicapping which Crayola color will be sacked http://www.lvb.com/article/20170321/EDITORATLARGE/170329955&source=RSS Soda tax gouges consumers and in turn gouges retailers, workers One of the most outrageous money grabs in recent American government history occurred in Philadelphia last year when the politicians there passed a tax on soda. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170321/EDITORATLARGE/170329955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170321/EDITORATLARGE/170329955/AR/0/AR-170329955.jpg Soda tax gouges consumers and in turn gouges retailers, workers http://www.lvb.com/article/20170314/EDITORATLARGE/170319944&source=RSS Philly college hoops in turmoil &#8203&#8203&#8203&#8203&#8203Masked by Villanova's 2016 national championship and top seed in this year's NCAA Tournament is the demise of college basketball in Philadelphia. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 23:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170314/EDITORATLARGE/170319944&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170314/EDITORATLARGE/170319944/AR/0/AR-170319944.jpg Philly college hoops in turmoil http://www.lvb.com/article/20170309/EDITORATLARGE/170309849&source=RSS Check your cellphone at the door How far do you travel from home before you no longer turn back to retrieve your cellphone? Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170309/EDITORATLARGE/170309849&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170309/EDITORATLARGE/170309849/AR/0/AR-170309849.jpg Check your cellphone at the door http://www.lvb.com/article/20170301/EDITORATLARGE/170309977&source=RSS What? Video games, TV, texting not bad for teens A long, complex report on the effects of screen time on youth was released in January. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170301/EDITORATLARGE/170309977&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170301/EDITORATLARGE/170309977/AR/0/AR-170309977.jpg What? Video games, TV, texting not bad for teens http://www.lvb.com/article/20170224/EDITORATLARGE/170229899&source=RSS How genuine are you? Not sure if being genuine is linked to business success, but it's a valuable trait to have. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170224/EDITORATLARGE/170229899&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170224/EDITORATLARGE/170229899/AR/0/AR-170229899.jpg How genuine are you? http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/EDITORATLARGE/170219895&source=RSS So ... you don't feel like working today? Don't try these excuses at home &#8220I don't much feel like working today. &#8221 Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/EDITORATLARGE/170219895&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170217/EDITORATLARGE/170219895/AR/0/AR-170219895.jpg So ... you don't feel like working today? Don't try these excuses at home http://www.lvb.com/article/20170203/EDITORATLARGE/170209960&source=RSS Football is soon over. Then what?!? Life-as-football-fans-enjoy-it ends at about 1030 p. m. Sunday, by when the Super Bowl should be over. Prediction &#8211 Go with Hoodie and the Patriots, 27-24. Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170203/EDITORATLARGE/170209960&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170203/EDITORATLARGE/170209960/AR/0/AR-170209960.jpg Football is soon over. Then what?!? http://www.lvb.com/article/20170127/EDITORATLARGE/170129891&source=RSS Off-kilter Super Bowl odds The Patriots are favored by three points to beat the Falcons, but there are many other, shall we say, different bets on the Super Bowl. Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170127/EDITORATLARGE/170129891&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170127/EDITORATLARGE/170129891/AR/0/AR-170129891.jpg Off-kilter Super Bowl odds http://www.lvb.com/article/20170118/EDITORATLARGE/170119876&source=RSS Blame lazy readers for the spread of fake news Fake news, the issue du jour, doesn't have to be if people would read beyond the headline. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:26:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170118/EDITORATLARGE/170119876&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170118/EDITORATLARGE/170119876/AR/0/AR-170119876.jpg Blame lazy readers for the spread of fake news