Wednesday Links: Hobbypreneurs

Steve King of Small Business Labs just published a new Intuit Future of Small Business report on hobbypreneurs.

The CS Monitor’s Laurence Belsie examines Obama’s small business proposals at the New Economy blog.

Obama plans meeting with bankers on Monday, and small business credit is on the agenda, Steve Holland reports in a Reuters brief.

The NFIB’s optimism index ticked down in November, Deborah Lynn Blumberg writes at the WSJ. (Full NFIB report here.)

Aetna revises the amount it said it spends on small business care (relative to small group premiums) after Senate committees look into it. Rebecca Vesely has the story at For background, read Joshua Kendall’s report in BW.

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