2024-07-15 7:41 PM

Falls Church Business News and Notes

News Diener & Associates, CPAs (www.diener.org), John Rodock, Esq. of Ober | Kaler (www.ober.com) and Apple Federal Credit Union (www.applefcu.org) and have committed to Gold, Silver and Bronze Sponsorships respectively of the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce.

Editorial: ‘Work Like Hell, & Advertise!’

“Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise!” This little ditty was quoted by Ted Turner in a recent interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” touted as a remedy for the small business person or entrepreneur struggling to make it during economic hard times.

Editorial: Necessity & Invention

Tough economic times call for special qualities of creativity and invention. Some think they call for a tough-minded willingness to make difficult decisions. Some think they call for a spirit of sacrifice and an uncomplaining acceptance to put up with less.

Dowd on Drinks: Ideas Bubble Up To Counter Flat Beer Sales

The beleaguered beer industry, afflicted with soft sales as wine and spirits numbers continue to rise, seems intent on trying anything that comes to mind in its search for better ways to market its products both to the hospitality industry and individual consumers.