Small Business Needs Survey

When working with small businesses, we find it imperative that our projects, programs, and resources are useful and timely.

If you are a small business owner, or provide resources to small business owners, please take this survey to help ensure that our services align with the needs of small businesses in Nebraska.

Click here to take the survey.

Oprima aquí para tomar la encuesta en Español.

This small business needs assessment was last published in 2016. The greatest needs for business owners reported in the survey were marketing and finance assistance, and startup capital. Businesses reported the cost of hiring an employee and employee quality issues were barriers to growing their business. The survey has been administered by Center for Rural Affairs' Rural Enterprise Assistance Project since 2008.