During the 2016 US election, job growth was among the top issues for both voters and candidates. While national statistics show that unemployment has been steadily decreasing, that optimism isn’t always shared with residents across the nation.
A few years ago, only a handful of companies that focused on virtual, online commerce existed; today, it is one of the fastest growing markets. The rise in smartphone use has created an entirely new commerce space – online.
Over the past five years, U.S. companies have purchased almost four times as many startups as European acquirers.