Writer and online editor Stacy Wescoe has her finger on the pulse of the business community in the Greater Lehigh Valley and keeps you up-to-date with what coworkers and competitors are talking about around the water cooler — and on social media.
One can imagine that it’s close to the feeling of seeing your own face on the back of a milk carton.
If you listen closely, you can hear their voices on the wind. A collective wail of “Take This Job and Shove It!”
A few weeks ago, I was in a bit of quandary that likely was repeated by many denizens of the Lehigh Valley office world.
You know how the song goes. “It was 20 years ago today Sergeant Pepper taught the band to play.”
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.
“Hey, Stacy, good to see you!”
“Thanks, Stacy, good to be here. It’s been a long day. Beer me up.”
“Sure, Stacy, what would you like? Can I tap you up a nice crisp India Pale Ale?”
No one would accuse you of being a slouch on the job. Surely you’re the go-the-extra-mile, give-110-percent, bring-home-the-bacon-and-fry-it-up-in-a-pan type.
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.