Ran across this interesting Harris Poll outcome over at Small Business Trends (Anita's blog is great!)
The poll shows that consumers have more confidence in small business leaders than any other leader they were asked about. Dreadfully, lawyers came out only slightly better than Congress and the press. Major companies didn't fare so well, either.
Here's the Harris Interactive site with full survey details.
(Why are accountants not on the list?)
Bodes well for the growing small business sector, though, doesn't it?