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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.

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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.

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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

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2015 Survey
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.


Download 2015 Q1 Small Business Newsletter