You can’t blame the lack of hiring entirely on big corporations. These days startups start smaller and grow more slowly, according to a study by the Kauffman Institute.
Here’s a chart of the average startup size over time:
And startup job growth after two years:
New businesses, which cost an average of $30,000, are not only struggling to grow but to survive, with only 61 per cent of firms existing after two years, and only 45 per cent staying open after five years.
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