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, 23 Sep 2014 09:36:48 EST Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:36:48 EST 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 http://www.lvb.com/article/20140702/TALK/140709969&source=RSS World Cup brings professionals together #8211 in slacking off on the job Well, the 2014 World Cup goes on, but not with the U. S. team. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140702/TALK/140709969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140625/TALK/140629917&source=RSS Foster sales skills with a litter of kittens Anyone who has ever sold anything knows that selling is hard. It doesn&#8217t matter what the product is, selling is an art. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:27:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140625/TALK/140629917&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140618/TALK/140619811&source=RSS Bethlehem bars drop the ball during U.S. World Cup game For an entertainment venue such as the ArtsQuest campus in Bethlehem, you can't do a much better job &#8211 economic development wise &#8211 than bringing in more than 8,000 people. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140618/TALK/140619811&source=RSS