Is this coffee shop going to grow to be the next Starbucks? iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Gary Robins sits in the chair of his Supercuts salon in Media, Pa., one of 41 he owns throughout Philadelphia and Delaware. Will Figg for NPR hide caption

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Sweetgreen co-founders Nathaniel Ru (from left), Jonathan Neman and Nicolas Jammet at the opening of a Virginia location last year. Courtesy of Sweetgreen hide caption

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Since the recession ended, small businesses have started to rebound. But they still face headwinds. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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