Posts Tagged ‘survey’

The Best and Worst States for Business

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Chief Executive surveyed 550 CEOs, asking them to rank each state in the U.S. based on taxation and regulations, workforce quality, and living environment.

Click here for the results of the survey, including an explanation of the methodology and a color-coded U.S. map.

Being Your Own Boss is a Top Motivation for Entrepreneurs

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Dr. Jeff Cornwall discusses a recent survey of small businesspeople on his Entrepreneurial Mind blog. According to the survey, most small business owners are motivated by the desire to be their own boss, and find entrepreneurship much more fulfilling and financially rewarding than they expected. The respondents also reported that entrepreneurship was much more difficult than they had expected, due primarily to the longer hours entrepreneurs spend working.

Read the article, which includes a link to the survey and a quiz that assesses your entrepreneurial savvy.