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Way Past Green

The cover story of your May issue ("Ready to Rumble") did a fine job of discussing the current economic recovery. Unfortunately, this analysis probably doesn't mean much for many of your readers. By nature, entrepreneurs are unconventional. They do not wait for a green [light] from government statistics, university professors or outplacement firms.

Some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs and companies started in terrible economic climates. Do you think Bill Gates founded Microsoft after reading about "the new realities of American business"?

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