DALLAS - Taking a cue from singer Paul Simon, small business owners from Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and New Mexico gathered in Dallas on April 25 to come up with 50 ways to improve their business environments.

And only a few - so far - involve banks.

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