The Small Business Web, a network of integrated apps from dozens of companies that play well together, just launched a directory, Simon Mackie reports at WebWorkerDaily. (My story from last summer on the group here.)
NYT’s Robb Mandelbaum examines why the SBA won’t lend directly to businesses.
Real Time Economics interviews Atlanta Fed researcher David Altig on small business’s role in the recession and recovery.
No relation: Steve King highlights a slideshow of stats characterizing “The New Entrepreneur.”
And in this week’s print edition of Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Alison Damast chronicles B-school students turning to entrepreneurship.
Elsewhere in the magazine, Doug MacMillan explains the push behind the startup visa.