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Let them eat cake – in bite-sized portions

According to a recent survey of more than 1,000 chefs across the country, the hottest trend in food for 2007 is desserts. But don’t...

Don’t fall into the tech abyss

Remember HAL 9000, the computer from “2001: A Space Odyssey”? Initially, HAL seems like our best hope for technology – helpful and courteous, taking...

Editorial Cartoon: ‘2007: A Myspace Odyssey’

By J. Spencer, Philadelphia Business JournalIn a scene reminiscent of "2001: A Space Odyssey," a circle of dancing hominds pays homage to a tall,...

Should al fresco dining be restricted?

This week’s poll asked local business leaders how they feel about dining al fresco, both as a customer and as a neighbor of restaurants...
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Editorial Cartoon: Crazy to Work Here

By Brad Veley / www.bradveley.comA man and woman in business attire stand on the sidewalk outside a tall building. Next to the building...

Poll: 60% of Americans say recession is near

Sixty percent of Americans expect a recession within the next year, and 57 percent disapprove of President George W. Bush’s handling of the economy,...

Subprime crisis likely to slow U.S. recovery

The subprime lending crisis is dimming the nation’s prospects for a second-quarter rebound, according to analysts surveyed by Bloomberg News. The April 4 to 9...

Make insurers collect co-pays and deductibles

There was more bad news for businesses on future health care costs recently. Soon health care is expected to consume one in every five...

Cyber-crime is rising and becoming more dangerous

You’ve heard it before. Computer viruses can erase your entire system; someone can use your computer to attack others, or a crook can...

Energy conservation and ‘green’ options

Which, if any, of these alternative energy sources have you considered for your company? * Solar panels – 6.9 percent * A wind turbine –...
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