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Feeling Hopeful, More Becoming Entrepreneurs (Bizarro World Alert)
Yahoo Finance ^ | 11/29/12 | unknown

Posted on 11/29/2012 1:11:18 PM PST by crosshairs

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To: crosshairs

This development is going to piss Obama and the rest of the democrats off to no end. Independence of spirit and free enterprise aren’t what the dark side has in mind.


21 posted on 11/29/2012 1:37:43 PM PST by ScottinVA (I've never been more disgusted with American voters.)
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To: crosshairs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2LwnmbdiTg&feature=em-share_video_user


22 posted on 11/29/2012 1:44:48 PM PST by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole..)
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To: skeeter

Well if there was any plausibility to it, you’d think eBay would show great interest too. (Maybe they do for all I know.) It’s an inevitable consequence of big businesses losing due to progressive policies that target them. The economy tries to come back through small businesses.


23 posted on 11/29/2012 1:47:12 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (How long before all this "fairness" kills everybody, even the poor it was supposed to help???)
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To: ScottinVA

That’s per house on his poo rounds, of course. Get a neighborhood of that and you can make some pin money.


24 posted on 11/29/2012 1:48:46 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (How long before all this "fairness" kills everybody, even the poor it was supposed to help???)
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To: ModelBreaker

I know this to be a fact. Lost my job, then started my own business.

Meanwhile, on the sidewalk in front of my business, lie two Occupy dorks who are left out in the streets after being kicked out of the local parks with their tents confiscated. College educated and too proud to get a menial job, yet not so proud as to beg on the sidewalk.


25 posted on 11/29/2012 1:54:22 PM PST by Smedley (It's a sad day for American capitalism when a man can't fly a midget on a kite over Central Park)
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To: crosshairs

New interest?

Uh...no they are trying some are trying to survive and some have indeed learned to depend on themselves...


26 posted on 11/29/2012 1:56:10 PM PST by EBH (0bama is guilty of willful neglect of duty.)
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To: ModelBreaker
Actually, the main determinant of people starting business is loss of a job and the inability to get a comparable status job.

I started my business fifteen years ago, for precisely that reason. After surviving the first horrifying twelve months, we were off to the races and never looked back.

Since the Dims took control of Congress in 2006, it's been tough as hell to make a living, but I wouldn't go back to being someone's employee for love or money if I could (which I can't).

27 posted on 11/29/2012 1:59:26 PM PST by Windflier (To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth.)
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To: Windflier

Yep - 16 years ago for me. “What do you call a guy that’s just been laid off? A consultant!” (Funny - the day they let me go I knew it was the best thing for me.)


28 posted on 11/29/2012 2:02:27 PM PST by 21twelve (So I [God] gave them over to their stubborn hearts to follow their own devices. Psalm 81:12)
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I think you hit it right on the head!


29 posted on 11/29/2012 2:47:57 PM PST by RetiredTexasVet (The law of unintended consequences is an unforgiving and vindictive b!tch!)
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To: 21twelve
“What do you call a guy that’s just been laid off? A consultant!” (Funny - the day they let me go I knew it was the best thing for me.)

I wish I'd been so confident on the day I made that decision. My wife and I had just paid the first payment on our first house, and had a baby due in two months. And we already had a toddler who hadn't had his first birthday yet.

Talk about scared.

The only thing that took the edge off for me, was the fact that I'd temporarily gone to work for a buddy who was up to his eyeballs in work. He'd asked my wife and I to run his one man shop for a few weeks while he was out of town. He didn't get back for six weeks. By that time, we'd learned the ropes of his business well enough to strike out on our own.

Just barely, though. We really only knew enough to be dangerous, but we persevered, and made it anyway.

With no help from Big Brother, I might add. That first year we went to the SBA to get a 'micro loan' and they turned us down cold. Don't tell me I "didn't build that". I most certainly did.

30 posted on 11/29/2012 2:55:46 PM PST by Windflier (To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth.)
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To: crosshairs
I'm working on a new Profession, I'm an Aluminum Can collecting Entrepreneur.

The Seasonal Job, driving the Mentally Ill to the Polls for the Democrat Party ended on November 7th.

31 posted on 11/29/2012 3:08:22 PM PST by Kickass Conservative (Looks like my Father was wrong, somebody else DOES owe you a living...)
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To: crosshairs

Translation: After endless months spent searching for jobs, some people create their own.


32 posted on 11/29/2012 3:12:58 PM PST by Ellendra (http://www.ustrendy.com/ellendra-nauriel/portfolio/18423/concealed-couture/)
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