Small Business Survey

This document presents the findings and recommendations of a cooperative project conducted with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), Metropolitan Council (METC) and the McKnight Foundation to inventory and evaluate the public/profit/non-profit small business assistance system for Minnesota’s small businesses and identify strategies to strengthen Minnesota’s small businesses survival and growth. 

Read the survey results:

  • Strategies to Support the Survival and Growth of Small Businesses in the 11 County Twin Cities Metro Area - Final Recommendations [Word] [PDF]
  • Inventory of Key Providers of Resources and Services to Small Businesses in the Twin Cities 11 County Metro Area [Word] [PDF]