CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:59:39 EST Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:59:39 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929932&source=RSS Stocks in holding pattern amid North Korea threat Dow on track for 2nd weekly gain U. S. stocks tilted slightly lower on Friday, with the main benchmark index set to end the week flat as investors shrugged off the latest bout of geopolitical uncertainty. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929932&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929933&source=RSS United Disabilities pays 2.5M for East Hempfield building United Disabilities Services Foundation plans to move its corporate headquarters and several other services into a recently purchased building in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929933&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929934&source=RSS Work requirement for Medicaid added to House bill approaching debate Some Medicaid benefits for the working poor could be on the chopping block under a House bill that passed earlier this year and will be debated as legislators return from summer recess. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929934&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929935&source=RSS Fed to shrink assets next month, boost rates by year end The Federal Reserve moved to dismantle a pillar of crisis-era support for the world's biggest economy and stuck with its forecast to raise interest rates again this year, saying hurricane damage won't derail an otherwise healthy expansion. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929935&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929936&source=RSS After 33 years in business, Cycle Circle to close Lancaster city bike shop Cycle Circle, a longtime Lancaster city bicycle shop, will close at the end of September. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929936&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929937&source=RSS DePasquale to audit PA's workforce-development process Pennsylvania's top fiscal watchdog wants to make sure the state is doing the best it can to prepare workers for an ever-changing job market. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929937&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929938&source=RSS Former Metro Bank leader not ruling out return to banking outside of Central Pa. If the right situation comes along outside of Pennsylvania, former Metro Bank president and CEO Gary Nalbandian said he would consider building up another bank. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929938&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929939&source=RSS Ask John Dame Can employee-review process be improved? As an executive coach for the past 15 years, I have worked closely with dozens of CEOs and their leadership teams. All of the executives with whom I work face similar issues. Send your questions to JDjohndame. com. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929939&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929940&source=RSS In Harrisburg, Sessions commends law enforcement response to opiate epidemic During an address in Harrisburg on Friday, U. S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed sympathy for opiate addicts and their families while emphasizing his intent to fight the epidemic through strengthened law enforcement measures . Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929940&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929942&source=RSS CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to seven days CVS Pharmacy has rolled out new policies designed to limit opioid prescriptions amid national concern about addiction to the powerful pain-relieving drugs. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929942&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929941&source=RSS GDP growth a mixed bag in Central Pa. The U. S. economy continues to expand, but last year offered mixed results for the midstate in terms of growth in gross domestic product. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929941&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929943&source=RSS Guest view Develop a sound succession plan for your business Many large corporations invest substantial resources in succession planning&#8212determining in advance who will assume key leadership positions. Yet, although succession planning may be even more important for small businesses, many owners fail to make adequate plans, or any whatsoever. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929943&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929944&source=RSS In Germany, blue-collar jobs provide bulwark to populism DORTMUND, Germany &#8212 This city in the heart of what was once German coal and steel country could easily be a breeding ground for populism. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:21:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929944&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929945&source=RSS London gives Uber the boot London is booting Uber out of the British capital city, the BBC reports. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929945&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929946&source=RSS NAI CIR co-founder Nalbandian returns to the business The co-founder of Central Pennsylvania's largest commercial real estate firm has rejoined the company as a full-time agent. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170922/CPBJ01/170929946&source=RSS