As such, we're trying hard to find good news! This Wall Street Journal article details the bickering and infighting among the economic experts who inform us of national trends. One side says entrepreneurship is up! Another side says more businesses are closing than opening, even in 2011.
As we drive around our cities and towns, it's heartening to see new ventures open in storefronts. It's also gloomy to see those same new ventures shuttered, often after only a few months. How do you see the climate for new businesses in your area?