Small Business COVID Stats
75 %
will Lay off

3 out of 4 small businesses have  had to lay off at least one employee as a result of COVID-19

$ 64 K
Annual Cost

It is estimated that COVID-19 will cost the average small business $64,000

70 %
Work from Home

Small Businesses have had to adapt and now have 70% of their employees working from home.

“This is a fantastic time to be entering the business world, because business is going to change more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 50.”

Bill Gates

Microsoft Founder, Author & Philanthropist

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