Archive for October, 2020

September Startup Sentiment Index™ Shows Highest-Ever Intent of Business Startups Planned 3 Months Out

October 23, 2020 | By

In a remarkable turnabout, future business owners planning to start “this month” dropped, while startups planned “3 months out” reached the highest level on record in September responses collected for the Small Business Startup Sentiment Index™ (SSI). The Small Business Startup Sentiment Index™ is based on a monthly survey of individuals who have recently […]

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August’s Prospective Business Owners Display Highest Readiness Seen Yet in 2020

October 7, 2020 | By

Norfolk, VA. (October 6, 2020) – Franchise Insight’s small business Startup Sentiment Index™ showed several indicators of increasing optimism among individuals already looking to buy or start a business about getting their businesses started immediately. In a welcome sign of small business optimism amid the pandemic, responses collected August 20-26, 2020 for the Small Business […]

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