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
Anyone who has ever sold anything knows that selling is hard. It doesn’t matter what the product is, selling is an art. Read More »»
For an entertainment venue such as the ArtsQuest campus in Bethlehem, you can't do a much better job – economic development wise – than bringing in more than 8,000 people. Read More »»
This past weekend, comic Tracy Morgan and a fellow comic were critically injured while a third was killed in a crash in New Jersey. The truck driver charged with caused the crash admitted he had dozed off at the wheel after more than 24 hours of driving without sleep. Read More »»
Want to know how to make $16,000 really quickly? Sell all of the unwanted items left over after Lehigh University students go home for the summer. Read More »»
That didn't take long. Read More »»
If your job entails working with the public at all, you’ve encountered a complaint or two. Read More »»
I believe it was at the Ben Franklin Tech Partners I Xchange three years ago when I saw just about the coolest-ever centerpiece. Read More »»
I remember being 14. It was a year or two ago, I think. Read More »»
In business it doesn't matter what you sell – widgets, doo-hickeys or some sort of service. All businesses are selling one thing in common – their reputation. Read More »»
In my job compiling the daily newsletter for Lehigh Valley Business, one of my favorite parts of the job is finding the “out of the ordinary” story that wraps up the bottom of the email. Read More »»
I'm 44. That's old. I know it. Read More »»
A happy ending to a sad snack food story should also mean an end to a record-breaking comment thread. Read More »»
Next time you walk out of your office, look up and wave because the world is watching. Read More »»
Hey Tastykake! I think I know how to save your brand. Read More »»
There's a country song from the 1980s: “You say it best when you say nothing at all.” Read More »»
Here we go again. Another day, another snowpocalypse. Read More »»
It has come to my attention recently that the majority of marijuana legalization supporters are not good spellers. Read More »»
This year under the Christmas tree, my husband truly surprised me. Really he did. Read More »»
Monday morning I awoke with a panic. The sound of the wind blowing outside was a roar worse than I've heard in a long time. After freezing temperatures and heavy snow in recent days, I envisioned the worst – heavy snow and blowing winds and freezing temperatures keeping me from getting into the office safely. Read More »»
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