Small businesses create jobs in the US

ADP report shows:

While large businesses have lost more than 170,000 jobs over the last six months, small businesses are seeing their employment sector grow. Over 200,000 small business jobs have been created in that time.  New data shows a continuation of this trend.   Today, ADP released the September ADP National Employment Report® and ADP Small Business Report® which showed small business employment – defined as businesses with fewer than 50 workers – added 28,000 jobs during September.

 See below for a break-down of the small business data by sector:

  • Total small business employment: +28,000
  • Goods-producing sector: -16,000 small business jobs
  • Service-providing sector: +44,000 small business jobs

About Gautam

Gautam is a HR professional interested in how emerging technologies are impacting work, careers and organizations.

Posted on October 1, 2008, in blogging and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Small businesses create jobs in the US.

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