Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) around the world expect the global economy to rebound by the end of 2009 (25 percent) or mid-2010 (34 percent) according to an independent survey conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Verio Inc., the leading provider in delivering online business solutions to SMBs worldwide.
Interviewing executives from small and medium-sized businesses from around the globe to better understand how they are approaching business strategy during the global recession, a report detailing the results of the survey, Understanding Growth Priorities of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses, noted that the top three growth challenges facing SMBs were reaching new customers, attracting and retaining talented employees, and access to cash flow.
In helping to prepare for an improved economy, companies ranked the most important areas as technology, marketing, operations, production, sales, customer service and research and development. Companies in all regions reported that technology efforts will focus on improving processes and exploring new ways to improve their business in light of the downturn.
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