We are looking for small business owners of all ages to take part in an interesting study.
You will be required to take part in a panel of small business owners for 1 year. During the year you will be required to take part in 1-2 interviews per month (either in London or remotely – TBC), online surveys.
TBC – London/In place of work/remotely
Study will span over the period of 1 year from 31st July 2018
£80 for 1-hour remote sessions, £100 for face to face interview in London, £125.00 for in home interviews, Online survey incentives to be confirmed
Please answer the questions below.
Industry sector that you work in?
Occupation of chief income earner in the household:
Working status i.e. Student, Full time working, part time working, etc.
How many employees does your business have?
Does your business run from?
Mobile store (from a food truck, market stall, etc)
Retail outlet/shop front
Online store only
Which of the following best describes you?
I currently own and manage a small business
I currently own or manage multiple small businesses
I owned a business in the past but not currently
I am in the process of launching my own business
Is this your primary business? Yes/No?
How much time do you spend working in the business?
How many sites/stores does your business have?
If you are involved in retail, which type of retail business do you have?
If you are in retail, do you directly sell products/goods to the public? Yes/No?
Which of the following type of digital/online presence does your business have?
It has a website
It has a google My Business account
It has an Instagram profile/store
It has a Facebook Business page
Other digital presence
It does not have any digital presence
Please tell us the web address of your business, if applicable…
Which of the following devices do you use to manage your digital presence for your business?
How many stores do you own/manage?
Which of the following have you used to promote your business in the last 3 months?
Chamber of Commerce
Phone book listing
Sponsoring community events
Attending trade shows
Referrals to other businesses
B2B trading platforms
Please tell us the level of your marketing involvement in the business…
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.