Comments on: The state of small business Grow your own Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:32:24 +0000 hourly 1 By: schadha100 Mon, 01 Feb 2010 16:13:28 +0000 Infusion of capital(even the borrowed one)is certainly helpful for businesses to stay afloat or just prolong its demise.reality is that the customer can only make it stay afloat and it being already overextended and loaded with debt, is shying away and no other measures can come close to making small businesses stay afloat.The managers of too big to fail ought to help create employment and reduce debt load with the money they think they have to so lavishly bestow bonuses to themselves.It is the overheads that we have piled upon ourselves and to sustain them costs money which could be used by us consumers to jump start the economy once again until the next bubble crisis.This cycle will continue with worsening effect if we continue with the status quo and quietly forget what has happened and is happening with our financial and political system.