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Small Business Survey Results: Success and Worries

BizFilings Surveys Small Business Owners

BizFilings conducted a small business survey as a precursor to November’s ‘Shop Small’ initiative fast approaching. The data provided an insider-look at the small business landscape, finding that even in times of economic recovery, challenges like customer retention and revenue worries still exist. In a recent poll conducted by BizFilings, there were some key takeaways that may be relevant to you:

  • 80% of small business owners wish they could solve the challenge of a consistent cash flow
  • 64% believe money is the main reason that’s preventing them from starting up
  • 50% rely on their accountant for business advice

Check out Yahoo! Small Business’ coverage of the findings, here.
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BizFilings' small business survey

  • GrowthForce

    It’s no wonder that software/tech upgrades top the list – corresponding to the number one worry of keeping consistent cash flow. There are many components to keeping a healthy cash flow and streamlining processes is one way to do so. Whether it means investing in new financial applications or outsourcing financial services, optimizing these processes can help you get a better handle on your cash flow.