Paychex - IHS Small Business Jobs Index Growth Slowed in May, Yet Remains Near Record High

June 03, 2014

The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index grew 0.05 percent in the 12 months leading up to May. Although the national index decreased to 101.15 from April to May, the pace of small business job growth remained positive. While Washington and San Francisco continue to lead the index among the states and metro areas measured, Arizona had the greatest improvement among the states, driven by employment growth in Phoenix.

 

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

Lisa Fleming
Manager, Public Relations
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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.