Lower prices during a recovery, not a recession, Susan L. Reid writes at Small Business Trends.
Caron Beesley explains tax changes that affect small business at Business.gov.
Health care reform is now nearly dead. Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine), who spent months in a bipartisan group drafting one of the proposals but ultimately opposed the bill, says it’s time to “go back to the drawing board and try to see what essentially could be a basis for consensus,” David Herszenhorn reports at the NY Times Prescriptions blog.
Harvard Business Review blogger Umair Haque argues that businesses need to scale their ambitions, not their operations.
The venture capital industry urges President Obama to create a “Clean Energy Deployment Administration” to help finance the commercialization of clean technology. A PDF of their letter is here.
A neat infographic rounds up some familiar small business stats at Focus.com.