Business Growth & Innovation

 New and young companies are the top source of job creation nationwide, according to the Kauffman Foundation (Photo: Shutterstock.com).

New and young companies are the top source of job creation nationwide, according to the Kauffman Foundation (Photo: Shutterstock.com).

Young firms are the primary drivers of national job growth, but Connecticut's entrepreneurs are falling behind. We must improve Connecticut's business climate and give entrepreneurs the tools to start businesses, create jobs, and succeed here at home. That means lowering costs, cutting red tape, simplifying tax codes, and cultivating human capital to support innovation and competition.