What are the greatest problems of operating a small business, as outlined by owners of small businesses?
The leading 3 concerns of operating a small business, based on a 2015 report of a survey of small businesses by the National Association of Small Businesses.
- Uncertainty in the economy
- Health insurance benefits costs
- A drop in customer spending.
Regulatory burdens were very close to tying for the number 3 spot. Even so, the majority of business owners are optimistic with 75% having confidence in their businesses, which is an increase from the previous year.