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As a business owner, I do find the tax and legal reqs to be quite burdensome. This is old hat however. I also note that many employees do not have the single-minded drive to succeed at all costs that I expect in a staffer. As a (very) small business, I need really motivated people. Personal issues can often interfere with work in my experience. To be clear, I don't think this is a bad thing, but it is the honest truth and it is an issue.
I have also noted that there is a hesitance to pay firms national level fees for high quality work - I believe Oregonians are frugal by nature, and this carries over to the business sector.
Last, many of the most educated candidates I intereview lack the practical skills I need. A more robust educational system would alleviate this issue.
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