SECURE 2.0 Act

Small and mid-size businesses across the United States feel pretty good about their current business operations but are keeping a careful eye on the uncertain macroeconomic environment.

According to a new Nationwide Retirement Institute survey of small and medium-sized business owners, 74% of mid-size businesses and 55% of small business owners rate conditions for their business as good or excellent. Many are even reversing pandemic-related actions. More than 1 in 5 small business owners say they have hired more workers, up 8% from the fall, and only 6% of small businesses have laid off employees, a drop of 4% from the fall, the survey found.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM, BenefitsPRO magazine and events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account?


© 2023 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.


Join BenefitsPRO

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to navigate the shifting employee benefits industry. Join now!

  • Unlimited access to - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and
  • Exclusive discounts on and ALM events.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join BenefitsPRO

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.