Unemployment is at a 25-year high and the credit lines are as skinny as ever. Rita Athas, the Executive Director of World Business Chicago
, which helps lead economic development for the city, and Geoffrey Hewings, at the the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory
of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, discuss what it will take to get small businesses and those jobs that come with it.Event:
Hard Working Coffee House: Starting a Small Business
Wednesday, June 24 at 3 p.m.
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum