- July 20, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
The NFIB Research Center released its latest COVID-19 survey recently on how the pandemic has affected small businesses. This is the 18th survey in the series and included in this edition is an update on SBA small business programs, sales levels, staffing shortage, and more.
“This survey shows that small business owners here in Indiana aren’t out of the woods yet,” said Barbara Quandt, NFIB Senior State Director in Indiana. “The latest problem our small business owners are facing is supply chain disruptions. Add on the challenge job openings and trouble finding qualified workers to fill those positions, and it is clear that small business owners are still grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Key findings include:
Supply Chain Disruptions:
- Thirty-two percent of owners reported supply chain disruptions are having a significant impact on their business.
- Over half (54%) of owners reported that the supply chain disruption is having a worse…