Obama Shops Small, Amazon's Drones, Expiring Tax Credits: Dec. 2

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President Obama shopped at Washington (D.C.) independent bookstore Politics and Prose on Small Business Saturday, reports Darlene Superville. [Associated Press]

Paul Downs describes his search for a good health plan for his small business. [New York Times]

Amazon.com’s “lofty goal of delivering packages via unmanned aerial vehicles seems like a characteristic retort” to criticism, writes Brad Stone. [Bloomberg Businessweek]

Charities are using crowdfunding sites Fundly, Indiegogo, and CauseVox to raise big money, according to Hampton Pearson and Stephanie Dhue. [CNBC]

Entrepreneurs can learn a lot from Malcom Gladwell’s new book, David and Goliath, writes Leigh Buchanan. [Inc.]

Gene Marks details some small business tax credits that expire at the end of 2013 (video). [Fox Business]

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