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Economic outlook mixed: Kauffman Foundation survey

Submitted by the Kauffman Foundation (KANSAS CITY, MO.) April 3, 2012   ” Despite remaining generally confident about the prognosis for their own businesses,...

Bankers bearish on U.S. IPO market: BDO

  While early  projections for IPOs in 2012 aren't promising, Lee Graul of BDO USA points out that investor confidence can change quickly. By Ann Meyer   The...

Is economy facing recession? Survey says yes

Submitted by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation KANSAS CITY, Mo. “ Using words like uncertain, ...

Business owners rank economy as top concern

Amid controversy over the national debt, three out of four small business owners surveyed in mid-July said they were concerned about it, according to...

Jones Lang LaSalle’s results show signs of real-estate recovery

By Robert Wile Medill News Service Earnings  of Chicago-based Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. rebounded more than 500 percent in the first quarter  as the pace of...

Optimism dives on higher gas prices

Higher prices for gas and other commodities helped spur a 17 percent drop in optimism among small business owners in April, according to Glenview-based...

Modest recovery will pick up: Bernanke

By Nicole Bowling Medill News Service -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke dampened concerns about inflation and expressed optimism about further improvements in employment during his...

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Masked merchants re-open Friday at Woodfield Mall after two-month hiatus

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My view: Bring in the $600 weekly checks

If the federal government pledge to give unemployed workers an extra $600 a week has...

Women founders share war stories to inspire persistence

"You have what it takes to triumph. You may not know it....

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