Survey: Small Business Owners Remain Confident In Southern California Economy; 1st Century Bank and Beacon Economics fall 'Los Angeles Small Business Attitudes Survey' reveals continued optimism as a tight labor market remains a challenge for future growt
A small business survey by 1st Century Bank, a division of MidFirst Bank, and Beacon Economics finds continued optimism among Los Angeles' small businesses heading into the new year.
The fall "Los Angeles Small Business Attitudes Survey" polled small business owners on a host of issues. A low unemployment rate and a tight labor market have created challenges for many businesses trying to find qualified candidates. In fact, 22 percent of firms report increased salar...