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Detroit's Small Business Climate Tough, But Improving

May 21, 2013

It’s not easy to start a small business in Metro Detroit, but entrepreneurs will find very good training and networking programs. Those are the findings of a new business survey conducted by the local service listing web site thumbtack.com and the Kauffman Foundation. Sander Daniels is the co-founder of thumbtack, which gave the region an overall grade of C-, up from a D last year. WDET’s Pat Batcheller asked Daniels how those grades are determined. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.

You can see the results of the Detroit small business survey here