Comments for: Maine’s small businesses: A pathway to economic growth

Posted May 19, 2011, at 2:42 p.m.
Last modified May 20, 2011, at 7:14 a.m.

According to a variety of sources, Maine has approximately 141,000 small businesses. More than 100,000 of those are self–employers. This means about 41,000 businesses employ the majority of Maine’s work force. In Maine, our economic engine is small business. Small businesses are the backbone of our economy in multiple ways. …

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