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Rising Small Business Optimism Points To Strengthened Spending, Hiring In 2011

February 18, 2011 The outlook for small businesses, which historically account for two-thirds of new hires, continues to brighten, with the small business optimism index rising in January for the fifth time in six months. Though well below its peak in late 2003, the index reading is on par with pre-recession levels in 2007. Renewed […]