Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2019 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sun, 17 Feb 2019 03:22:05 EST Sun, 17 Feb 2019 03:22:05 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219894&source=RSS Top five challenges in project management Column Project management is a complex and demanding discipline. The project manager faces many difficult aspects in his or her daily work. The difficulties depend upon the types and sizes of projects and the clients. Here are five of the most significant project management challenges that project managers face. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219894&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219895&source=RSS Logistics center sells for 41.2M An Indiana-based real estate investment trust with a growing portfolio of Lehigh Valley industrial properties has snapped up another one. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:16:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219895&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219895/AR/0/AR-190219895.jpg Logistics center sells for 41.2M http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219901&source=RSS Progress made, but Pa. infrastructure still poor Column Most of us take infrastructure for granted it is only when the bridge is closed, a water main breaks, or we lose power for a significant period of time that we really think about our infrastructure and how it affects us. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219901&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219901/AR/0/AR-190219901.jpg Progress made, but Pa. infrastructure still poor Column http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219902&source=RSS SBA program offers tools to steer growth Northeast Products and Services Inc. , a manufacturer of aluminum docks and other structures, was growing, with its products shipping across the country. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219902&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219902/AR/0/AR-190219902.jpg SBA program offers tools to steer growth http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219903&source=RSS Simple science Partners build company to streamline health care processes Doctors and their patients have a lot to keep track of during and after a visit &#8211 discharge instructions, medication reminders, follow-up appointments. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:43:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219903&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219903/AR/0/AR-190219903.jpg Simple science Partners build company to streamline health care processes http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219904&source=RSS Penn State LaunchBox incubator keeps focus on startups More than 50 startups and early-stage entrepreneurs in the Lehigh Valley have won grants from Lehigh Valley LaunchBox, created in 2015 under a Penn State program designed to support innovative business ideas. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:31:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219904&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219904/AR/0/AR-190219904.jpg Penn State LaunchBox incubator keeps focus on startups http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219905&source=RSS Engineering firm expands Lehigh Valley office An engineering firm that has designed concert stages for big acts such as U2, Taylor Swift and The Rolling Stones has found growing interest in its entertainment engineering division. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:40:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190215/LVB01/190219905&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190215/LVB01/190219905/AR/0/AR-190219905.jpg Engineering firm expands Lehigh Valley office http://www.lvb.com/article/20190214/LVB01/190219923&source=RSS Construction starts this summer on 30M Allentown apartment project The growth of market-rate apartment projects in Allentown shows no signs of slowing down as developers see value in catering to millennials and empty nesters. Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190214/LVB01/190219923&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190214/LVB01/190219923/AR/0/AR-190219923.jpg Construction starts this summer on 30M Allentown apartment project http://www.lvb.com/article/20190214/LVB01/190219932&source=RSS Lehigh Valley Business names Forty Under 40 honorees for 2019 Lehigh Valley Business today named 40 young professionals from the Greater Lehigh Valley as its Forty Under 40 honorees for 2019. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:27:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190214/LVB01/190219932&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190214/LVB01/190219932/AR/0/AR-190219932.jpg Lehigh Valley Business names Forty Under 40 honorees for 2019 http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219929&source=RSS Debate continues for downtown digital billboard proposal A zoning hearing is scheduled next week in Easton over a proposal to put a digital billboard on a downtown building, a proposal that already has triggered a 7. 2 million lawsuit. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219929&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190213/LVB01/190219929/AR/0/AR-190219929.jpg Debate continues for downtown digital billboard proposal http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219939&source=RSS Foxconn, changing plans in Wisconsin, had looked at the Lehigh Valley for a smaller site In 2016, a group of consultants, state officials and executives of electronics manufacturer Foxconn reached out to Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp. to identify a site where Foxconn could build a factory. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219939&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190213/LVB01/190219939/AR/0/AR-190219939.jpg Foxconn, changing plans in Wisconsin, had looked at the Lehigh Valley for a smaller site http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219951&source=RSS LVIA brings nonstop flights to Nashville in May Lehigh Valley International Airport added its third direct flight in recent months with Tuesday's announcement of nonstop service to Nashville International Airport in Tennessee. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 07:40:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190213/LVB01/190219951&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190213/LVB01/190219951/AR/0/AR-190219951.jpg LVIA brings nonstop flights to Nashville in May http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219955&source=RSS Bethlehem's long-dormant movie theater slated for 22M apartment and retail project Bethlehem's long-shuttered Boyd Theatre may find fresh life as a 22 million apartment project with new retail space. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190212/LVB01/190219955/AR/0/AR-190219955.jpg Bethlehem's long-dormant movie theater slated for 22M apartment and retail project http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219960&source=RSS Lehigh Valley health systems clash over physician access Allentown health care provider Coordinated Health has filed a lawsuit to prevent Bethlehem-based St. Luke's University Health Network from barring Coordinated Health physicians from a St. Luke's hospital. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219960&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219963&source=RSS Small Business Administration seeking Eastern Pa.'s emerging leaders The SBA Eastern Pennsylvania District Office is recruiting small business leaders for its Emerging Leader Program. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20190212/LVB01/190219963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20190212/LVB01/190219963/AR/0/AR-190219963.jpg Small Business Administration seeking Eastern Pa.'s emerging leaders