It Figures 12/04

Teenage business ambitions, working at home and more
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70%
of teenagers want to own a business during their lifetimes.
Statistic Source: Junior Achievement

64%
of businesses that have invested in their companies saw growth over the past year.
Statistic Source: Intuit

Nearly
33%
of the U.S. work force regularly worked at home at least part time in 2004.
Statistic Source: In-Stat/MDR

Fewer than
20%
of tech companies reported layoffs in the second quarter of 2004-a two-year low.
Statistic Source: Aon Consulting


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