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January Shows Stronger Employment Growth Among Small Businesses, According to the Paychex - IHS Small Business Jobs Index

February 03, 2015

Following several months of slowing employment growth, the Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index grew 0.09 percent in January, representing the strongest one-month gain since the national index peaked in April 2014. Year-over-year, however, the national index declined 0.38 percent. The West North Central region remained the top regional index despite having the worst one-month growth rate. Indiana jumped to the top-ranked state index and Dallas continued its hold on the top spot among metro areas.


To read the full news release, visit the Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index website.

Lisa Fleming
Manager, Public Relations

Lisa Fleming

Lisa Fleming joined Paychex in 2006 and last year was promoted to the position of public relations manager. As part of her role, Lisa leads the department’s external communications efforts and manages the company’s relationship with its outside PR agency partner, Eric Mower & Associates. Lisa is a graduate of Canisius College in Buffalo, New York where she studied English and Communications.

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