The article in the March INC magazine on Why Inc CEO's are Smiling is very encouraging. They're getting ready for good times ahead - and they're creating jobs. 93.3% expect to hire employees within the next six months, 95.7% do not expect to lay off employees in the next six months, when asked how many employees they've hired in the last six months 65.5% responded 1-10. When asked how optimistic they are about 2010, 60% replied very optimistic with 38.9% somewhat optimistic. Check out the full article on page 23 in March's INC magazine for more details.