Posts Tagged ‘survey’

Columbus Chamber Releases Small Business Workforce Survey Results

Columbus Chamber Releases Small Business Workforce Survey Results
Yesterday The Metropreneur took a big-picture look at what small businesses across the nation think about Columbus, and today’s feature takes a deeper look at what local owners think about the small-business workforce in Central Ohio through a survey conducted by the Columbus Chamber. Commissioned...
July 30th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

National Survey of Small Businesses Gives Columbus A+ in Training & Networking Programs

National Survey of Small Businesses Gives Columbus A+ in Training & Networking Programs
A Thumbtack.com survey of over 12,000 small businesses across the country revealed that Columbus earns an “A+” when it comes to training and networking programs. “Creating a business climate that is welcoming to small, dynamic businesses is more important than ever, and Columbus is making...
July 29th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Small businesses name Columbus one of the most supportive U.S. cities

Small businesses name Columbus one of the most supportive U.S. cities
Small businesses give Columbus high marks when rating the most supportive cities in the country, according to the results of a recent survey. In fact, Columbus earned an “A” in several categories of the Thumbtack.com Small Business Friendliness Survey, including overall small business friendliness...
May 13th, 2013 | Announcements | Read More

Ohio small biz owners sacrificing work/life balance, survey says

Ohio small biz owners sacrificing work/life balance, survey says
Despite stable business conditions, more Ohio business owners are sacrificing balance and flexibility in their personal lives, according to the results of a recent survey. In March and April, Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank polled 3,220 small business owners with $10 million or less in annual revenue in...
June 5th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus Chamber survey says small businesses anticipate growth

Columbus Chamber survey says small businesses anticipate growth
The results of a recent survey by the Columbus Chamber suggest local small business owners plan to continue growing in the months ahead. Of the 106 small businesses surveyed, about 75 percent said they plan to add to their staffs in the next year. Further, half those businesses plan to hire between...
May 24th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Local business owners optimistic in the face of a down economy

Local business owners optimistic in the face of a down economy
Despite an ailing economy, local business owners are optimistic about the year ahead, according to the results of a recent survey from the Entrepreneurs’ Organization. The results, gleaned using a sample of more than 1,500 entrepreneurs worldwide, frequently indicate that Columbus area business...
January 17th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

The Metropreneur Demographics Survey 2011

The Metropreneur is in the process of compiling new statistics, analytics and demographics information to better serve our readers through the types of partnerships we forge, advertising opportunities we seek, and content we provide. If you’d like to help us out, please take 5-10 minutes to fill...
November 29th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

New survey suggests small biz employees aren’t prepared for retirement

New survey suggests small biz employees aren’t prepared for retirement
Though many small business owners say American workers are not financially prepared for retirement, only a small percentage offers retirement assistance, according to the results of a recent survey commissioned by Columbus-based Nationwide Financial. In fact, 75 percent of the 501 small business owners...
November 29th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More