THE BLOG
05/28/2013 05:50 pm ET Updated Jul 28, 2013

Is It a Good Time to Start a Company?

Did you know that 16 of the 30 companies that make up the current Dow Jones Industrial Average started in a recession? With potential customers thinking outside the box, plenty of affordable talent, and more cost-conscious buyers focusing on value over brand, it's actually a great time to start a business.