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Recession Sparks Entrepreneurialism in Ballard

Posted by Aislyn Greene Krista Staudinger on June 30th, 2010

While many small business in Ballard have closed due to the recession, many others have opened for the same reason.

In our fourth installment in a series of stories by the nonprofit Common Language Project and students of the University of Washington’s Entrepreneurial Journalism class, Aislyn Greene and Krista Staudinger look into why entrepreneurialism is so prominent during tough economic times.

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3 reader comments so far ↓

  • 1 Atlas // Jun 30, 2010 at 3:10 pm

    Good to see the American spirit of entrepreneurship is alive and well!

  • 2 JoeBallard // Jun 30, 2010 at 3:22 pm

    Good job by the Ballard Chamber of Commerce to attract 20 new businesses the past 2 years.

    : )

  • 3 SPG // Jul 2, 2010 at 2:39 pm

    From the headline I expected this to be a story about Real Change sellers, panhandlers, con artists, and car prowlers.

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