Tammy Lam is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.
on April 2, 2012
This March saw the highest single-month employment growth rate in two years, and the turnover rate at small firms remained lower than normal.
Small businesses created 65,000 new jobs in March, and the employment rate grew by 0.3 percent. While the growth was …Read » Views: 1,633
on March 19, 2012
By now you’ve probably heard plenty about Pinterest — the new social media platform that acts like a virtual pinboard. Pinterest lets users pull photos and other content from the web to “pin” on their own “board,” organizing their favorite online content and …Read » Views: 3,424
on February 13, 2012
Though large breweries dwarf independent craft breweries in volume of production, the growth of small breweries has eclipsed overall beer industry growth in the last few decades. By tapping into local tastes and offering unique brews, craft brewers are now exp…Read » Views: 3,388
on February 6, 2012
Why does someone become a small business owner? And once they become one, how do they spend their time? How does our newly mobile working environment play into that?
In this infographic, we explore what tasks take up the most of a small business owner’s time …Read » Views: 5,288
on November 29, 2011
Small businesses created 55,000 new jobs in November, but employees continued to work fewer hours and make less money.
These are among the results of this month’s update of the Intuit Small Business Employment Index, covering the period between Oct. 24 and …Read » Views: 1,605