Small Business Employment Index Articles
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: 819
on January 4, 2012
Small businesses created 55,000 new jobs in December and employees worked more hours and made more money. These are among the results of the latest Intuit Small Business Employment Index, covering the period between Nov. 24 and Dec. 23.
The monthly report fou…Read » Views: 662
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: 833
on October 31, 2011
Small businesses created 30,000 new jobs in October, but employees are working fewer hours and making less money. These are among the results of this month’s update of the Intuit Small Business Employment Index, covering the period between Sept. 24 and Oct…Read » Views: 682
on October 3, 2011
The Intuit Small Business Employment Index for September is showing signs of relief for small business employment. In spite of all the uproar over the threatened European financial meltdown, this good news is very welcome.
Unlike in August, there’s no softnes…Read » Views: 883
on August 1, 2011
The month of July was a busy hiring season for small businesses. In addition to hiring 50,000 employees, they also significantly increased the number of monthly hours worked and compensation, according to the latest Intuit Small Business Employment Index. Sinc…Read » Views: 642
on July 6, 2011
Small businesses added 45,000 jobs in June, according to the Intuit Small Business Employment Index. Hours worked and compensation among small business employees also grew 0.2 percent. The June data continues a trend of small business hiring that began in Octo…Read » Views: 671
on May 31, 2011
Intuit this morning released the May 2011 update of the Intuit Small Business Employment Index. According to the report, the rate of small business job growth showed no change in May, staying at 0.2 percent month to month, and translating to 45,000 new jobs cr…Read » Views: 692