With the presidential election approaching, the debate over job creation is heating up. Candidates have grand plans for sustaining and creating jobs, but how do they tap into what’s really driving growth across the country?
Some new statistics out put the number of small businesses in the United States in new focus. An eye-opening 98 percent of all companies in the country employ fewer than 500 people and only a fraction of those companies employ more than 100 people. In all, 96 percent of all U.S. companies have fewer than 100 workers.