Survey findings and summary
Thumbtack.com, in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, has released the new results from the second annual Thumbtack.com Small Business Survey. The 2013 study draws upon data from over 7,000 small business owners nationwide and shows that South Carolina improved upon last year's 'B+', earning an 'A-' for its friendliness towards small businesses.
Some of the key findings for South Carolina include:
- South Carolina small businesses awarded the state an 'A-' for its employment and labor regulations and an 'A-' for the overall ease of hiring additional employees in the state.
- The state also earned a 'B+' for its training and networking programs.
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