After a significant setback in September hiring at small businesses, the jobs situation appeared to be stabilizing in October, according to payroll figures from CBIZ.

The CBIZ Small Business Employment Index, which measures hiring trends for more than 3,500 companies with 300 or fewer employees, shrunk 0.89 percent in October, following a bigger decrease of 2.55 percent in September.

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