Washington Business Report July 14, 2013

Kris Van Cleave leads a roundtable discussion of the D.C. Council’s so-called living wage bill and Wal-Mart’s response. Participating were the University of Maryland’s Peter Morici, Washington Business Journal Editor-in-Chief Doug Fruehling, and Jonathan Aberman, founder of Amplifier Ventures. Also on the roundtable agenda were the sale of air rights over Virginia-owned property in Rosslyn and Ben Bernanke’s market-stimulating stimulus comments.

Jack Quarles, the founder of Buying Excellence and Ian Altman, the founder of Grow My Revenue, offer advice on finding good customers and reducing costs, while finding common ground among sellers and buyers in the business world.