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Welcome to Main Street Morning, The Washington Post’s daily collection of news affecting entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses with a special focus on policy and government.

Here’s what’s affecting my small business, my clients and other entrepreneurs today.

Washington

The Economy

The Elections

People

  • An intern falls asleep at work and wakes up an Internet meme.
  • The Vice President for Global Executive Talent and Organizational Development at Cisco Systems explains why you should hire the best people, and let them work from wherever they are.

Management

Entrepreneurs

Retail

  • Michael Kors has identified a huge weakness in its business – and it should terrify Macy’s.

Restaurants

  • Chipotle closes for the day and offers customers a “raincheck” free burrito (after blaming its sick employees for its Novovirus outbreak).                                          

Sales & Marketing

Travel

Finance

Start-ups

Technology

Social Media

Ideas

On This Day in 1969

Around the Country

Around The World

Small Business, Big Impact

Gene Marks owns the Marks Group,  a Bala Cynwyd  PA  consulting firm that helps clients with customer relationship management. Follow Gene Marks and On Small Business on Twitter.

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