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Advice to share with your graduate

Posted by:admin on May 18, 2012

A reader asked: Jeff, my parents introduced me to your columns when I was in college. It has been a big help, both personally and with my classes. Thanks! As I get ready to enter the “real world,” what’s your advice as I prepare for my first job?

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The Whiteboard: Eliminate waste to increase and sustain productivity – the right way

Posted by:admin on May 18, 2012

Today, increased productivity is often cited as a major reason for the slow recovery of the job market. I believe it is true that businesses are more productive, but in many cases the improvements have been achieved simply by dumping more work on fewer people. Where that has been the case, the improvements will not be sustainable.

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Corrections/Clarifications

Posted by:admin on May 18, 2012

UGI Corp. is based in Valley Forge. A caption on page 6 of the May 11 Marcellus Shale Guide named the incorrect municipality. UGI Gas Division and UGI Utilities are based in Reading.

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Bon-Ton reports Q1 sales decline, larger net loss

Posted by:admin on May 18, 2012

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc., with corporate offices in York County and Milwaukee, on Thursday reported a 1.3 percent comparable-store sales decline for its first quarter and a larger net loss than during the period last year, according to a news release.

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