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Small Business Quarterly Employment Bulletins

Fourth Quarter 2013

The Fourth Quarter Employment Bulletin shows the labor market is showing signs of improvement but still has areas of concern.  Small business-dominated industries are starting to turn around as interest rates remain at historical lows.


Third Quarter 2013

Shows small business job growth central to overall employment growth, as construction employment continues to recover.  Small businesses are estimated to have created 4.0 million of the 6.4 million private-sector net new jobs since the recovery started.