Lehigh Valley Business The Talk http://www.lvb.com/section/The-Talk The Talk Blog Business Views en-us Copyright 2014 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:24:44 EST Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:24:44 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141016/TALK/141019842&source=RSS Orange is the new black for PPL -- but blue is on the horizon Starting soon, Allentown will look a little blue, and the city&#8217s skyline may never be the same. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141016/TALK/141019842&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141006/TALK/141009877&source=RSS Phantoms score with this female fan I was quite pleasantly surprised last weekend to find that after 45 years of not knowing it, apparently I am a hockey fan. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:24:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141006/TALK/141009877&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140925/TALK/140929927&source=RSS Wine tasting with Godfather actor likely to be mobbed My husband must have seen every mob movie a dozen times, and he enjoys them every time. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140925/TALK/140929927&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140917/TALK/140919828&source=RSS A little help with helping others As others are enjoying the autumnal smells of newly fallen leaves and freshly brewed pumpkin-spiced latte, I am enjoying the lack of a particular smell &#8211 kitty litter. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140917/TALK/140919828&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140912/TALK/140919908&source=RSS I phone. You phone. We all phone for iPhone So, do you have your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 plus? Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140912/TALK/140919908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140905/TALK/140909917&source=RSS If you want pain, you gotta pay Desk jockeys seek release in extreme races A century or longer ago, work was hard &#8211 really hard. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140905/TALK/140909917&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140827/TALK/140829871&source=RSS WHO ARE YOU Does the Internet know the real you? While planning my wedding in the late 1990s, I did a lot of research and shopping online. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140827/TALK/140829871&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/TALK/140829967&source=RSS Ice Bucket Challenge Don't let silly stunts cool you to message When is enough enough? When does the public get sick of something that&#8217s gone &#8220viral?&#8221 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/TALK/140829967&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140812/TALK/140819933&source=RSS Williams' death sparks open dialogue on depression If you were like me, you were shocked Monday when you got home from work and turned on the television. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140812/TALK/140819933&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140729/TALK/140729867&source=RSS I whined #8230 you listened Readers react to recent blogs Ask and ye shall receive. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140729/TALK/140729867&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140721/TALK/140729975&source=RSS Have a Coke and a #8230 great marketing campaign I'd like to share a Coke with a pretty clever marketer who came up with the Coca-Cola Co. 's clever marketing campaign for the summer of 2014. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140721/TALK/140729975&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140714/TALK/140719955&source=RSS What does Olive Garden think we've become? There have been big changes in the way many of the nation&#8217s chain restaurants are doing business. With lagging sales and a changing demographic &#8211 apparently going to Applebee&#8217s isn&#8217t the cool thing to do for the millennial set &#8211 the traditional casual family restaurant is getting a big makeover. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140714/TALK/140719955&source=RSS