Long Beach Small Business Monitor
CBA Long Beach Small Business Monitor consists of periodic surveys of small business owners, managers and supervisors. The purpose is to provide the community with an understanding of the expectations, attitudes and desires of Long Beach small businesses.
The surveys are based on scientifically constructed telephone and Internet surveys among a randomly selected sample of small businesses in Long Beach. Results are offered to the community through quarterly newsletters and in-person presentations.
Community & Group Presentations
Click on the link to get more information about the LB Small Business Monitor.
You may also contact us to schedule a personalized presentation for your community or business group by a CSULB Business Professor.
2015 Small Business Expectations Index
Long Beach Small Business Optimism Continues Into 2015. In our yearly survey Long Beach Small Business owners and managers remain optimistic about their business prospects for the coming year. Our “Expectations Index Score,” a summary measure of small business expectations for growth in sales and profits, hiring, capital expenditures, and consumer demand continues tracking above 60 points indicating above average forecasts for 2015
In this issue are the results of our annual survey of small business expectations for the coming year. The purpose of the Long Beach Small Business Monitor is to provide the greater Long Beach community with an understanding of the expectations and desires of small business owners.
- Summer 2014 - Struggles with Online Marketing
- Spring 2014 - Long Beach Small Business and the Affordable Care Act.
- Winter 2014 - Small Business Expectations Index
- Summer 2013: Small Business Ratings of Local Government Job Performance
- Spring 2013: Small Business Expectations for 2013
- Winter 2013: Good time to open a small business in Long Beach
- Summer 2012: Small Business Rates Local Government
- Spring 2012: Small Business Expectations for 2012
- Winter 2012: Small Business Performance in 2012