Surveys, reports, and research

Regularly, Sage surveys our small and midsized customers to obtain opinions on issues that impact them—everything from the economy to best practices. After we collect it, we summarize it for you. Reading these surveys, reports, infographics, and other data will give you more information about what your peers think and how they run their businesses. Their opinions may give you ideas on how to run your business better.


Get a clear picture

Sage interviewed more than 870 small businesses in the U.S. and Canada to determine the 2015 outlook for business performance and hiring. Read what we found out.

View 2015 Outlook and Hiring


By role

Mom's who own small businesses

Find out how mom's are making a big splash in business and at home.

Size of business

2015 Outlook and hiring survey

Find out what fellow business people think about the outlook for 2015.

Sage Summit 2014 post conference highlights

Wow! Sage Summit 2014 was amazing. Thanks to the more than 5,000 and the best minds in business (from Magic Johnson to Robert Gibbs and Karl Rove). See the highlights.

Small business advertising 2014

Small businesses everywhere need more local advertising.

Re-invention of small business 2013

Learn what small business owners are doing since the economic downturn and what they're doing to recover.

Small business financial capabilities 2013

This survey explores the current financial priorities of small business owners in the U.S. . . . and how Sage helps them succeed.

Mobile device information for small and medium-sized businesses 2013

Survey results on how mobile devices have impacted their businesses.

Hiring outlook for small and medium-sized businesses 2013

Industry specific

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