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 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 22:02:34 EST Tue, 03 Mar 2015 22:02:34 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/TALK/150229889&source=RSS Could medical website stave off zombie apocalypse? I think so. A few weeks ago, I was in a bit of quandary that likely was repeated by many denizens of the Lehigh Valley office world. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/TALK/150229889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150219/TALK/150219866&source=RSS Business birthdays easier to stomach than personal ones You know how the song goes. &#8220It was 20 years ago today Sergeant Pepper taught the band to play. &#8221 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150219/TALK/150219866&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150204/TALK/150209933&source=RSS Handwashing Civic duty or civil rights violation? What are a few E. coli bacteria among friends? Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:29:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150204/TALK/150209933&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/TALK/150129925&source=RSS Soda blues No more A-Treat means a hole in Allentown's nostalgic hearts When I was growing up as a young girl in Allentown if there was soda in the refrigerator at all it was A-Treat brand. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/TALK/150129925&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150116/TALK/150119897&source=RSS Domo Arigato Mr. Bartendo Pour your own beer or order a snack with self-service hospitality options &#8220Hey, Stacy, good to see you!&#8221&#8220Thanks, Stacy, good to be here. It&#8217s been a long day. Beer me up. &#8221&#8220Sure, Stacy, what would you like? Can I tap you up a nice crisp India Pale Ale?&#8221&#8220That sounds great, Stacy. I think I will. &#8221 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150116/TALK/150119897&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150106/TALK/150109956&source=RSS Gadgets aim to make you sit up straight for health and profit No one would accuse you of being a slouch on the job. Surely you&#8217re the go-the-extra-mile, give-110-percent, bring-home-the-bacon-and-fry-it-up-in-a-pan type. Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:29:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150106/TALK/150109956&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141218/TALK/141219814&source=RSS Good spin will ultimately put 'The Interview' in the win column PR is a prickly beast. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141218/TALK/141219814&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141209/TALK/141209854&source=RSS When is work not work? #8211 Amazon employees won't get paid for security checks Workers at Amazon distribution centers in western Lehigh County have been keeping a close watch for a decision from the U. S. Supreme Court on whether or not they should be paid while passing through security checks. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141209/TALK/141209854&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141205/TALK/141209898&source=RSS How much is that doggie in the Windows XP? #8211 Cyber shopping gone wrong I've finally figured out what I want for Christmas &#8211 a magic wand. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:39:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141205/TALK/141209898&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141125/TALK/141129917&source=RSS This CEO is no turkey Boscov is working the holiday There has been much debate in recent weeks about retail stores opening on Thanksgiving, but one local CEO is settling the debate by &#8211 shall we say &#8211 putting his turkey where his mouth is. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141125/TALK/141129917&source=RSS