Small Business Majority Report: Rural Small Business Owners Face Unique Challenges

A new report reveals that rural small business owners play a key role in all facets of life within rural communities, but they often face different challenges than those in metropolitan areas, including geographic isolation, spotty broadband services, a reluctance among major companies, banks and healthcare providers to serve the area, difficulties in hiring and retaining qualified workers and barriers in accessing capital to build their businesses.

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Rural Marketing News
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Rural Entrepreneurship