Thumbtack, in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, has released Dallas's results from the third annual Thumbtack.com Small Business Friendliness Survey. The study, drawing upon data from over 12,000 small business owners, provides new insights into state and local business environments across the nation.
"After a two-month survey of thousands of small business owners nationwide, Dallas was given the highest possible grade by its small business community," says Jon Lieber, Chief Economist of Thumbtack. "Creating a business climate that is welcoming to small, dynamic businesses is more important than ever, and due to its welcoming policies and thriving economy, Dallas has its small businesses raving about the opportunities they have there."
Some of the key findings for Dallas include:
A copy of the survey's full methodology and analysis paper is available upon request. Please email Thumbtack's Chief Economist, Jon Lieber, at firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the paper and with any questions or comments you might have.