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
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 »»
Several years ago, when Mayfair was still held at Cedar Beach, the staff came up with the idea to make the Canada goose the mascot for the annual arts festival. Read More »»
Thank you, Klunk & Millan. We just received a box of chocolate-covered pretzels from you and they look tasty. Read More »»
It’s the December crunch. Time to get in the last sales of the year, clear out inventory or finalize next year’s budget and make sure everyone’s health care plans are in order for 2014. Read More »»
Delivery drones? Could they be a thing of the future? Read More »»
We, as humans, weren’t meant to be cubicle dwellers. Our bodies simply weren’t designed for sitting for eight straight hours typing away at a computer. Therefore we quickly get tired and need a pick-me-up, or two – or three – to keep from becoming office zombies. Read More »»
Kids, the word for today is “selfie.” Read More »»
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