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Has Your Business Benefited From the Downturn?

Business owners who've survived the downturn have gained some useful skills that could pay off as the economy improves.
Posted by Carol Tice | April 20, 2011
URL: http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219516

There's been a brutal shakeout over the past few years in the entrepreneurial world. As of March, there were more than 1.5 million fewer self-employed people than there were in March of 2007, according to non-seasonally adjusted data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

But looking on the bright side, the business owners who have survived have gained some useful skills that will likely continue to pay off as the economy improves. Here's the upside of making it through the downturn:

What did your business gain from the downturn? Leave a comment and let us know.