Lehigh Valley Business The Talk http://www.lvb.com/section/The-Talk The Talk Blog Business Views en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:50:11 EST Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:50:11 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/TALK/150909943&source=RSS Allentown comes up with bright idea to save holiday tradition When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade, right? Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/TALK/150909943&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150820/TALK/150829983&source=RSS Food industry is dye-ing for change In the 1970s, the world was a different place, a place where all-natural was often equated with old-fashioned. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150820/TALK/150829983&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150807/TALK/150809900&source=RSS Musikfest staffers show how to rock a fun culture I know &#8230 the last thing anyone needs is another Musikfest blog. But I couldn&#8217t resist when my experience at Thursday night&#8217s preview night with Duran Duran dovetailed so well with last week&#8217s blog. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150807/TALK/150809900&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/TALK/150729827&source=RSS When it comes to fun corporate culture #8211 go organic! I recently stopped by the new Moe&#8217s Southwest Grill in Allentown to get a picture for my New Ventures column. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/TALK/150729827&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150721/TALK/150729960&source=RSS New Amazon voice control system 'Echoes' the excitement of early tech advances One of my favorite television shows is a program that&#8217s on Sunday nights on AMC called &#8220Halt and Catch Fire. &#8221 Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150721/TALK/150729960&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150715/TALK/150719923&source=RSS Win the Internet with #TrumpYourCat Ever since social media became a venue for businesses to promote themselves, firms and professionals have been trying to concoct a meme that will go viral or have been fishing for that perfect click bait. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:28:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150715/TALK/150719923&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150706/TALK/150709916&source=RSS Sunscreen industry is hotter than Mexico in July It&#8217s July 1. I overhear a conversation in the pool at the Mexican resort where my husband and I are celebrating our 15th wedding anniversary. Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150706/TALK/150709916&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150615/TALK/150619919&source=RSS If there's smoke, you're fired Colo. Court offers no protection to after-work pot users &#8220Smoke 'em if you got 'em,&#8221 is not the state motto of Colorado. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150615/TALK/150619919&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/TALK/150529880&source=RSS How Rude Office etiquette violations may be in the eye of the beholder &#8220Did you hear about Jenny in accounting? She kept checking her phone during the quarterly meeting and the boss chewed her out in front of everyone. &#8221 Thu, 28 May 2015 16:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/TALK/150529880&source=RSS