Near the end of 2017 The Florida Chamber of Commerce reported its
Quarterly Small Business Index statewide survey showing small businesses are most concerned about:
Workforce quality (18 percent),
Government regulations (17 percent),
Economic uncertainty (12 percent),
Healthcare costs (10 percent),
Lawsuit abuse (8 percent),
Access to capital (6 percent).
The Chamber reported: Of Florida small businesses, 48 percent of respondents expect to hire in the next six months.
How does your business compare?
Steve Koenig, SCORE Counselor
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