The City of Saint Paul is seeking your feedback to develop a Business Technical Assistance program. 
 
This survey is targeted to business owners. 
If you are not a business owner, please fill out the survey found here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/22CSX99.
 
The first page contains 13 multiple-choice and open-ended questions. Questions marked with an asterisk (*) are required. 
 
The second page will provide an option to provide contact information for the City to follow up with current and future business assistance information. Your responses will remain anonymous.
 
The estimated time to complete the survey is 6 minutes.
 
For assistance, contact Angela Riffe (angela.riffe@ci.stpaul.mn.us) or Hannah Burchill (hannah.burchill@ci.stpaul.mn.us).
 
Thank you for your responses!
About Your Business

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* 1. In what District Council is your business located? (Select all that apply)

(Unsure? You can look it up on this map.)

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* 2. What kind of business do you own? (Select one)

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* 3. How many employees do you have? (Select one)

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* 4. What is your current business stage? (Select one)

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* 5. Why did you choose to locate your business in Saint Paul? (Optional)

Services for Business Owners

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* 6. How supportive do you feel the City of Saint Paul is to small businesses? (Select one)

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* 7. How supportive do you feel the City of Saint Paul is to businesses in the following ways: (Rank all services)

  Very unsupportive Unsupportive Neutral, neither unsupportive nor supportive Supportive Very supportive I don't know
Helping business owners find networking and workshop opportunities
Increasing diversity in Saint Paul business community
Helping business owners understand laws, regulations, and policies
Helping entrepreneurs learn business planning
Providing opportunities for minority-owned businesses

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* 8. How could the City of Saint Paul better support small businesses? (Optional)

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* 9. Do you feel there are any specific groups or industries that need special attention by the City of Saint Paul? (Select one)

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* 10. What are your current top three business needs? (Select up to three)

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* 11. Have you heard of the following City of Saint Paul services? (Select all that apply)

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* 12. Which of the following City of Saint Paul services have you used, or helped someone use? (Select all that apply)

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* 13. Please enter any additional comments here (Optional)

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