Definitions

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  • noun One who is not an employer.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ employer

Examples

  • It turns out, SBA's estimate includes more than 20 million "nonemployer" firms, an unknown number of them sideline or hobby businesses run by persons who actually make their living some other way.

    McCain's Small-Business Bunk

  • Over the next year, large numbers of laid-off workers will start new single-person businesses, referred to be the Census bureau as "nonemployer" firms and defined as firms with no paid employees other than the business owner (s).

    Small Business Trends

  • Over the next year, large numbers of laid-off workers will start new single-person businesses, referred to be the Census bureau as "nonemployer" firms and defined as firms with no paid employees other than the business owner (s).

    Small Business Trends

  • (those "nonemployer" businesses) on a project-by-project basis rather than creating full-time positions.

    Small Business Trends

  • (those "nonemployer" businesses) on a project-by-project basis rather than creating full-time positions.

    Small Business Trends

  • According to the 2010 Index of Silicon Valley, an annual economic study of the area, the number of nonemployer firms in the San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara region rose 24.6% between 2002 and 2007 to 124,561.

    When Just One Desk Will Do

  • But the strong growth in nonemployer firms — even for an area that already had entrepreneurial ferment — shows that the compact with large companies is broken, Mr. Hancock says.

    When Just One Desk Will Do

  • According to the 2010 Index of Silicon Valley, an annual economic study of the area, the number of nonemployer firms in the San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara region rose 24.6% between 2002 and 2007 to 124,561.

    When Just One Desk Will Do

  • The U.S. Census reports that there are 19.5 million nonemployer firms -- mom-and-pops -- and a large portion of this segment operates retail stores.

    The Promise Of E-Commerce

  • Dubbed "nonemployer firms," they typically are sole proprietorships or one - or two-person shops.

    When Just One Desk Will Do

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