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Southeast Alaska Business Climate Survey Launched

Regional Survey Will Be Used to Develop the 2020 Southeast Economic Plan


May 15, 2015
Friday AM

(SitNews) Juneau, Alaska - Southeast Conference has launched a Southeast Alaska Business Climate Survey. This five-minute survey is directed at business owners, managers, and the self employed; however those who are not will be directed to a one-minute survey of their own.

jpg Southeast Alaska Business Climate Survey Launched

Click on the graphic or this link to take the survey.

The purpose of the regional economic survey is to better understand the obstacles and advantages of owning and operating a business in Southeast Alaska. It will also enable Southeast Conference to track change in economic outlook over time by industry and community, along with determining which institutions are most valuable to local businesses. Finally, it allows the regional economic development entity to track private investment.

Every five years Southeast Conference prepares an economic development strategy for Southeast Alaska. The information provided in this Southeast Alaska Business Climate Survey will be used to develop this plan.

The survey can be taken at:



Edited by Mary Kauffman, SitNews


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About the Southeast Conference: Southeast Conference has 180 member organizations with 1,200 people from 32 regional communities. Southeast Conference serves as the collective voice for advancing the region’s economy. The mission of Southeast Conference is to undertake and support activities that promote strong economies, healthy communities and a quality environment in Southeast Alaska. Southeast Conference began 57 years ago with a group of people supporting the establishment of a regional transportation system in Southeast Alaska. After that success Southeast Conference stayed together through more than a half-century to focus on transportation issues as well as many other concerns unique to the region.


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