Statistically speaking: Small-business owners and the recovering economy

August 26, 2013 

Sage North America, a business management software company serving companies globally, surveyed 347 U.S. small business owners in June on how they’re changing the way they conduct business in a recovering economy.

47% of small business owners are working more hours per week

68% of these owners are now working both longer days and more weekends

43% said they are taking significantly or somewhat less vacation compared to five years ago.

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