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Unformatted text preview: onsumer. The sector lost 11.5% of
employment in 2009 and 7.3% in 2010. Year-overyear losses are marginal in 2011, and employment
is expected to be flat in 2012.
The general rental centers sector was hit hardest,
tumbling 17% in 2009 and 28.3% in 2010, bringing employment down to only 35% of the level
recorded in 2001. The consumer goods rental
sector was also hit by company closures, including
Blockbuster. < 67 2012 Colorado Business Economic Outlook Professional and Business Services
Colorado’s advantages in the current economy
include a well-educated workforce, entrepreneurfriendly environment, diverse industries, and high
quality of life. This is an attractive package for
professional service companies. Industries with
major footprints in the state include aerospace,
bioscience, renewable energy, and photonics. In
Colorado, you can manage a satellite in the morning and ski in the afternoon. Professional and Business Services (PBS) employees account for about 12% of employment in the
United States, up from 10% in...
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