Tammy Lam is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.
on July 12, 2012
Finally! Your business is up and running, you’re getting paid to do what you love, and you’ve even hired an employee (or two). Now it’s time to pay the people who help make that happen every day. But how much do you pay each employee? And how much are you supp…Read » Views: 934
on July 2, 2012
This morning we released the latest Intuit Small Business Indexes, which reveal the strongest employment growth we’ve seen since March 2012, though revenue overall is down.
This edition of the indexes reports on June employment, compensation, and hours worked,…Read » Views: 798
on June 11, 2012
Ah, summer. The barbecue, the pool, and nights spent in the air-conditioned movie theater. With superhero blockbusters like The Avengers currently raking in box office cash and long-anticipated installments like The Dark Knight Rises due to hit theaters soon, …Read » Views: 947
on May 30, 2012
According to the latest installment of the monthly Intuit Small Business Employment and Revenue Indexes, small business revenues and employment are slowly growing at a rate that could get us back to pre-recession levels in two years.
The lates…Read » Views: 785
on May 1, 2012
We’ve been working on the development of a new monthly measure of small business revenue for some time now, and today we are excited to share the inaugural Intuit Small Business Revenue Index with you. The Revenue Index complements Intuit’s monthly Small Bus…Read » Views: 870
on May 1, 2012
A little can go a long way, and there’s perhaps no place where this is more true than in the office. Seemingly small adjustments to things such as the thermostat, lighting, and furniture can make a world of difference in creating a healthy and productive workp…Read » Views: 1,232
on April 25, 2012
An unseasonably warm spring is showing signs of increased spending. As the temperatures started warming up, retail foot traffic increased by five percent compared to last year, with every U.S. region seeing a boost in average daily spending. Among the wares to…Read » Views: 899
on April 2, 2012
Tax cuts, immigrant visas, and business funding are just some of the topics being addressed by the Startup America Legislative Agenda, which President Obama proposed to Congress at the beginning of this year.
Curious about what’s on the table, why it’s being …Read » Views: 1,125