Is it the weather, low cost of borrowing or increased consumer confidence?
Optimism within the business community is the highest it's been since 2009, according to the National Federation of Independent Business.
Why? A few reasons, including favorable expectations for the economy, plans to grow employment and increasing earnings.
Business owners are experiencing growth and hiring again. They're also investing in technology to help automate and optimize their business processes.
See the infographic below and tell us how optimistic are you feeling?
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