Small Business' Current & Expected Performance, 2013 & 2014 [CHART]

Chart - Small Business' Current & Expected Performance

A majority of small businesses say they grew in the past year, according to research, but even more expect to do better in 2014 than they did in 2013. Not only that, but four in 10 plan to make marketing a top priority.

Rocket Lawyer’s ldquo;December 2013 Semi-Annual Small Business Survey” found that just under 55% of US small businesses had grown in the past year—including 10% that had “boomed.” And small-business owners are optimistic about the year to come: more than eight in 10 expected better performance than they had seen in 2013. Read the rest at eMarketer.