Paychex saw rebound in small biz jobs

Small business employment growth bounced back last month, according to payroll giant Paychex. The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index, which Paychex compiles with the research firm IHS Markit, indicated that small business employment increased 0.10 percent in December, matching a surge in small business optimism following the election reported by the National Federation of Independent Business’s own monthly survey.