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 Texas continues as a top state for small business, earning A's or A+'s in all but one category.
Some of the key findings for Texas include:
- Texas earned A+'s from small businesses for ease of hiring, employment laws and labor regulations, and environmental regulations.
- The state ranked 7th in the nation for the quality of its online business resources.
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