A recent survey conducted by the Mat-Su Resourse, Conservation & Development Council confirms what Valley residents have always known. A full 84% of the businesses in our community are sole proprietorships, or owner-only limited liability companies or corporations. We believe the Valley leads Alaska in small business development and entrepreneurship!
Top national trends in the workplace (Forbes, 2014) show that one-third of the U.S. workforce is now comprised of freelancers, contractors and consultants. This typically meant that more professionals were working from home instead of in a traditional office setting. Today, the trend of sharing office space, also known as ‘co-working,’ is proving to save business money and increase productivity according to news articles across the country.