Posts Tagged ‘recession’

Could the US Still See a Recession? A Handy Primer About the Confusing Economy

Jul 26th, 2023

For two years, inflation has been the dark cloud hanging over the economy, but we’re beginning to see patches of blue sky. Click here to read more.

Perseverance Through It All

Feb 15th, 2023

I think it’s fair to say every person on earth has faced some form of adversity, forcing them to persevere. It’s no different for the small business owner. Industry veterans have faced multiple challenges. The 1980s had recessions and inflation; the 1990s a period of economic boom with its own challenges; the 2000s brought increased […]

Is the U.S. Economy Really Heading for a Recession? Here’s What Economists Think

Feb 1st, 2023

Here’s the good news about the U.S. economy right now: Despite a wave of high-profile layoff announcements, most workers are still employed. Last week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the number of people filing for unemployment benefits fell to a nine-month low of 186,000. The unemployment rate remains at 3.5%, the lowest in […]

Key US Growth Measures Diverge, Complicating Recession Debate

Sep 7th, 2022

The government’s main measures of US growth pointed in different directions in the first half of 2022, adding to the ongoing debate on the health of the economy. Click here to read more.

Recession or Not? Plan Either Way!

May 18th, 2022

Are you prepared for the potential ebbs that your business may experience over the next year? Although economists’ opinions are divided, key indicators point towards a U.S. recession by 2023. What you do now could make or break your business, leaving you successful or bankrupt. The Basics What is a recession anyway? The non-profit organization […]