So far this year, small-business hiring has been on pause.
The bad news about small-business hiring this year is that it has been going nowhere. The good news is, the year isn't over.
"It's almost as if small businesses [hit] the pause button," says Michael Alter, president of Skokie, Illinois, payroll service firm SurePayroll Inc. "They're holding to see what happens in the economy."
Continue reading this article -- and everything on Entrepreneur!
Become a member to get unlimited access and support the voices you want to hear more from. Get full access to Entrepreneur for just $5!
3 months free with code ZENDESK
Presented by zendesk