Business Outlook en PNC Survey Shows Weak Business Optimism <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>A PNC survey shows small to mid-sized business owners across the state are less optimistic about doing business than they were six months ago.&nbsp; The PNC Economic Outlook survey shows 8 percent of business owners intend to add full-time employees.&nbsp; Nationwide, it&rsquo;s 16 pecent.</p><p>PNC Economist Mekael Teshome says &nbsp;North Carolina business owners continue to report weak sales and are being extremely cautious.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 12:17:27 +0000 Leoneda Inge 23587 at PNC Survey Shows Weak Business Optimism