It's Not You

It's a scene repeated daily in small businesses everywhere. The entrepreneur pulls out the book of relevant regulations and starts to read. Palms sweat. Eyes glaze. Rereading doesn't help. "Is it me or is it them?" she wonders. Mostly, it's them. And in their better moments, even they can see it, as witness this recent rewrite of a Small Business Administration rule on companies ineligible for SBA assistance.

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