Tag Archives: business

The pros and cons of buying your own modem

If you have internet service in York County, odds are, Comcast is your provider. And if you have Comcast, you have a choice: to rent Comcast’s modem and router, or to buy your own. By default, Comcast gives new internet … Continue reading

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Shop a lot? Try the Shopkick app and earn free stuff

I’m addicted to an app. (No, it’s not Candy Crush. Ain’t nobody got time for that.) It’s called Shopkick, and thanks to coworker Brandie Kessler, I’m hooked. How does Shopkick work? You get points for walking into stores you’d probably … Continue reading

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April Fools’ Day office pranks: The good, the bad and a fun one from a York marketing firm

There’s putting cellophone under the toilet seat. There’s putting weird, miscellaneous goop on door handles. And, of course, there’s planting (insert disgusting insect here) into your co-worker’s desk drawer. All of the above are likely to ensure your prompt termination … Continue reading

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York County photographer turns babies into YDR journalists

You’ve just given birth to a beautiful baby boy. You have high hopes for him. You want him to be successful. You want him to be smart. You want him to make a mark on the world. So you think … Continue reading

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What do you cherish? The York Daily Record business section wants to know.

This Thanksgiving, the York Daily Record/Sunday News is asking people what they cherish. For our Money & More section, we’re looking for someone or something to profile. Have you gotten a new job after months of unemployment? Do you cherish … Continue reading

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Leadership lessons from the career of Yahoo’s new CEO

Last month, the web was abuzz with the news that Marissa Mayer was hired to lead a struggling Yahoo! into the future. Now, TheStreet is looking at what her spectacular rise to business superstardom can teach us about success and … Continue reading

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Earnings reports take center stage

Investors and market watchers are preparing for an avalanche of second quarter earnings reports in the next couple weeks. In York County, three big companies are expected to issue their earnings this week and more companies across the country are … Continue reading

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Beating the summertime business blahs

TheStreet talks about ways to keep business going during the summer months

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Small business resources on Twitter

TheStreet highlights a report on the Top tweeters for small businesses.

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Visit Business Reporter Lauren Boyer at Sweet Frog today

I was trying to figure out where I wanted to take my mobile office today. Thought I’d switch it up a little. I’ll be eating froyo and working on stuff from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Sweet Frog, 2071 … Continue reading

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