America’s cultural and economic identity has long been tied to innovation and entrepreneurship. A healthy economy relies on a balanced mix of established firms and startups. However, a longstanding national decline in new business formation threatens this balance in all but a few super-performing cities. While we believe that the entrepreneurial spirit exists in every city in America, some communities simply lack the access to opportunities to start and grow new businesses. That’s why we were proud to join the latest Rise of the Rest tour with Revolution chairman and CEO and AOL cofounder Steve Case.
By: Steve Glickman and John Lettieri, Entrepreneur
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