NFIB Small Business Survey Tag

US Small Businesses Feeling Bummed Out

11 Mar, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

US small businesses can’t break out of the malaise they have felt since the great recession hit. The headline of the small business survey fell from 94 to 91.4 in February (vs expectations of 94)....

Small Businesses Still Not Feeling Optmistic

11 Feb, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

While many business surveys are rebound back to pre-2007 levels, one that is still mired in pessimism is the NFIB Small Business Survey. Small Business continue to feel much more depressed than in almost any time prior to 2007 as the index has not been...

Small Business Hiring Plans Slowdown

12 Nov, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

The percentage of small businesses that are planning to increase hiring fell back 4 percentage points to 5% in October. Unfortunately, in this recovery 10% of firms planning on increasing hiring has acted as an upper bound for this series....