NFIB Weekly News
US Job Openings Reached Record Level In June. (08/15/2017)
Bloomberg News (8/8, Chandra) reported that according to the Labor Department’s “JOLTS report,” a “June surge in US job openings to a record indicates demand...
US Labor Force Participation Continues To Rise. (08/15/2017)
USA Today (8/13, Davidson) reported that US employers added 209,000 jobs in July, pushing the labor force participation rate from 62.7 percent to 62.9 percent...
Small Business Tech News
- Amazon Spark Launched (08/17/2017)
Online retailer giant Amazon just found another way to make it easier for people to part ways with their money. The company has ventured into the world of social media with Amazon Spark, which was launched last July.
- NAFTA Proposal’s Affect on Online Sales (08/16/2017)
With the renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) almost at hand, various groups within the three members of the trading block– Canada, Mexico, and the United States– are already busy lobbying their diverging positions on anticipated issues to be discussed.
- Latest Worldwide Social Media User Count (08/15/2017)
The world is indeed getting more connected whether you like it or not. Latest data show that almost half of the world’s population are actively logging into the social media platform of their choice.
- New Microsoft Outlook Launched (08/11/2017)
On Tuesday, Microsoft launched its new Outlook.com beta, which sports a new design and comes packed with new features users might find useful.
- Increase in Small Business Optimism (08/09/2017)
Since the start of the Trump administration, there has been a noted increase in optimism among small business owners regarding their future prospects. In fact, data from both Gallup and the US Chamber of Commerce confirm that U.