Roundup: Chamber economist starting firm, small biz creation & more

Bill LaFayette, vice president of economic analysis for the Columbus Chamber, is leaving to start his own consulting firm. [Read More]

Canton’s Entrepreneur Launch program has $100,000 in grants for a company (or companies) with the most promising business plan. [Read More]

A New York Times blog post explores the disconnect between the language of entrepreneurship and the reality of selling a business. [Read More]

An economic funk, poor sales, tight credit, and competition from new entrepreneurs abroad choked existing businesses or caused aspiring entrepreneurs to hunker down and not take the leap, according to a recent Wall Street Journal story. [Read More]