Business Index Positive But Showing Slight Signs Of Concern

(WNAX) — Business conditions in the nine state Mid America region are still positive, but there are some warning signs.   Ernie Goss, at Creighton University in Omaha, conducts the monthly survey and says the overall index dipped a bit in January………..

Goss says the region continues to see slow job growth…..

Goss says the number one concern of the businesses they survey is still finding qualified workers…

Goss says inflation continues to rise, with an index of seventy-four point five, up from seventy one point three in December.