Hiscox has released findings of their 8th annual DNA of an Entrepreneur report in this infographic:

This year’s findings reveal that U.S. small business owners report growth in revenue (70%), profit (68%) and new customers (73%), despite obstacles in areas such as funding and government policies.

The report, which encompasses data from more than 1,000 U.S. business owners, yields some surprising insights into what’s top of mind for American entrepreneurs:

They’re Feeling Bullish:
23% of small business owners are looking to hire in the year ahead

Our Political Landscape Isn’t Working For Them:
31% say political instability is impacting their businesses.

They’re Not All In It For The Money:
Only 37% cite the opportunity to make more money as a top benefit of entrepreneurship.

Download the full DNA of an Entrepreneur report.

Infographic: What’s Top of Mind for Small Business Owners?

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