Thanks again to those that participated in the survey and contributed to the production of meaningful results.


Clear Separation of Data

Conveniently, the survey results can be broken-down into four distinct quartiles.  Capital Access, Employee Management and Company Performance represented the top 3 business issues.  In fact, each of these three business issues were cited by nearly half of the respondents.



Q3 2010 Theme – “In it to win it”

Based on survey results, SDR notes a clear trend toward operational gains.  Our clients, contacts and advisors are focused on investments in the business (capital, employees, performance, planning and growth through acquisitions).  Exiting or transitioning the business appears to be taking a back seat; a sign of renewed optimism.

Top Business Issues Survey - Q3 2010

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