Holly  Wade

NFIB Index: Small business optimism high, even with hiring challenges

Holly Wade joins Jim Blasingame to report on why optimism continues to grow on Main Street, in spite of the fact that finding and hiring qualified workers continues to be the greatest challenge.

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The latest NFIB Small Business Optimism Index Report
Holly Wade joins Jim Blasingame to report on the latest NFIB Small Business Optimism Index.
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