CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:37:00 EST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209800&source=RSS Business 20 incredible perks companies like Airbnb, Facebook, and Google offer their employees Most of us spend a majority of our waking hours at work, so it's only natural that we want to enjoy our time in the office as much as we can. And perks help &#8212 a lot. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209800&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209801&source=RSS U.S. White House seeks 1.8 billion in emergency funds for Zika virus President Barack Obama will ask the U. S. Congress for more than 1. 8 billion in emergency funding to fight the mosquito-borne Zika virus in the United States and other countries, the White House said on Monday. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209801&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209802&source=RSS World North Korea rocket launch may spur U.S. missile defense buildup in Asia North Korea's latest rocket launch might kick off a buildup of U. S. missile defense systems in Asia, U. S. officials and missile defense experts said, something that could further strain U. S. -China ties and also hurt relations between Beijing and Seoul. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209802&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209803&source=RSS Out of the Ordinary Peyton Manning just gave Budweiser 3.2 million in free ad time Companies paid 5 million for 30 second ads during Super Bowl 50. It took Peyton Manning about two seconds to accomplish the game&#8217s biggest plug. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209803&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209809&source=RSS Opioid abuse, opposing ACA is top of mind for N.H. voters After some close races in Iowa, presidential candidates have moved on to New Hampshire, a sharply divided state with few supporters of the Affordable Care Act and a growing concern about prescription drug overuse. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209809&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209810&source=RSS Self-employed who are ineligible for Affordable Care Act subsidies worry about costs George Banyas is self-employed, having run a successful optometry business in Richland for the past 15 years. He and his wife have two children, both in their early 20s and attending college. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209810&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209811&source=RSS Nearly 13 million people enrolled in ACA plans for 2016 Nearly 13 million people signed up for health insurance ahead of the Jan. 31 deadline for 2016 on the state and federal exchanges, federal health officials said Thursday. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209811&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209812&source=RSS FM looking to grow loans in Cumberland County FM Trust Co. wants to increase its loan portfolio, and it has set its sights on a high-profile midstate area Cumberland County. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209812&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209813&source=RSS How to recession-proof a business One plans golfing tours to Ireland for successful executives. The other makes software used by labs on the cutting edge of medical research around the world. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209813&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209814&source=RSS Former Lancaster General Hospital president Karen Oxler resigns Lancaster General Health spokeswoman Rosanne Placey confirmed that chief nursing officer Karen Oxler, who had been with the organization since February 2012, resigned on Monday. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209814&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209815&source=RSS Local Hancock Fabrics store to close after company files bankruptcy Hancock Fabrics recent bankruptcy filings mean 70 stories across the country will close, including a location in Cumberland County. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209815&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209816&source=RSS Pa. mortgage holders to get HSBC cash Banking giant HSBC has reached a 470 million settlement with the federal government and most states, including Pennsylvania, over mortgage lending and foreclosure abuses that officials say contributed to the country's economic meltdown, the Justice Department announced Friday. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209817&source=RSS Self-employed who are ineligible for Affordable Care Act subsidies worry about costs George Banyas is self-employed, having run a successful optometry business in Richland for the past 15 years. He and his wife have two children, both in their early 20s and attending college. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209817&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209818&source=RSS Hotels ramp up offerings to further guest health goals Running concierges, a hotel mini bar stocked with produce from the local farmers market and a training wall that comes standard in every room. The hotel industry is moving beyond basement gyms and basic spa menus to accommodate guests' growing requests to stay healthy while on the road. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209818&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209819&source=RSS A dying breed Currency traders are left out of new Wall Street Charlie Stenger, a currency-broker-turned-recruiter, has seen it all. One fired trader wept in his office. Another admitted he hadn&#8217t told his wife he was unemployed, and left the house every day in a suit to sneak off to a coffee shop. Then there are the delusional guys, who carefully explain how they&#8217re not interested in jobs that. . . Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160208/CPBJ01/160209819&source=RSS