What Do Small Businesses Really Think?
- June 7, 2017
- Posted by: Thomas J. Donohue
- Category: Blog
Small businesses are on the front lines of growth, accounting for two-thirds of new jobs and half of our country’s economic output. Their experiences and perspectives tell us a lot about where our economy is headed—and what our leaders in Washington should be doing to help. To dive deeper into the attitudes and concerns of these business leaders, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce teamed up with MetLife to launch a new quarterly Small Business Index. The first edition, released last week, showed that small business owners are feeling bullish about prospects for their own businesses but are skeptical about the health of the American economy.