Employers in Wisconsin and Illinois are cautiously optimistic about 2012, according to the QPS Employment Group's First Quarter Forecasting Survey.
According to the survey, 40 percent of employers expect business to improve in the first quarter, while 52 percent expect business to remain the same. Combined, 92 percent believe business will be as strong or better in the first quarter. Only 8 percent expect business to decline.
Brookfield-based QPS surveyed more than 180 companies including manufacturers, banks, printers, distributors and information technology firms throughout Wisconsin and Illinois as part of its employment forecasting survey.
Click here to view the full article from BizTimes Milwaukee!