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As it happens, the hopeful lifestyle changes that make up most of our New Year’s resolutions can affect the national economy in big ways. According to the financial analysts at IBISWorld, there are some key US industries that generate revenue as a result of consumer spending in top resolution areas.   Numbers show, the certain key spending sources leading upticks in the economy are adding fresh organic foods to our diets, making more frequent charitable donations, managing our money more wisely, getting in shape, and seeing the world a bit. From organic farmers and health food stores to fitness centers, financial managers, travel agents, airlines and rental car companies, New Year’s resolutions are big business.

You can get detailed research and financial analysis like this from across the spectrum of U.S. industries and beyond all from IBISWorld. With expert coverage and insight on more than 1,000 U.S. industries and further unique links to global macroeconomic conditions influencing supply chains and end-markets, you can access timely financial data not just for upcoming business courses you may be interested in – but also for putting your entrepreneurial dreams and career choices on solid footing. Check it out on the Library’s web page.