The State of Small Business in America 2016

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“The purpose of this report is to advance knowledge and ideas for fostering a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem that best supports ongoing small business growth and job creation in America. Small businesses that are explicitly intent on growing offer a critical perspective on the relationship between the U.S. business landscape and business growth. This report summarizes insights collected through a survey administered to over 1,800 small business owners across the country.”

The survey was administered by SSRS, a third party, independent research firm. Interviews with over 1,800 established small business owners in the United States were conducted via an online survey.

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New Report from Babson College Finds U.S. Small Businesses Face Challenges and Opportunities Around Access to Capital, the Regulatory Environment, Workforce Development, and Technology
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State of Small Business in America: Inside the Growth Engine
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USA Today op-ed by Lloyd Blankfein, Warren Buffett, Michael Bloomberg and Michael Porter
To grow the economy, grow small businesses >>

Babson College President Kerry Healey discusses the state of small business in the U.S. She speaks on “Bloomberg TV”
Inside the State of Small Business in America >>

Dorsey, Blankfein on Small Business Access to Capital
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Report Mentioned in Politico