Every week, we ask our members and subscribers in our electronic newsletter - This Week in Silicon Valley Business - a question regarding their business. We share the non-scientific results in the following newsletter and are now compiling those results monthly here on our website.

If you didn't get a chance to participate, we encourage you to open your newsletter every Tuesday and take a minute to answer the single question.

Q: In the race for talent, what does your business offer to differentiate itself?

ÔªøThe choices included:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Additional Health Perks (gym access/reimbursement; healthy living incentives)
  • Commute Benefits (VTA/Caltrain pass; mileage reimbursement; private bus
  • Other

ÔªøQ: What was the last SVO event that you made a networking connection?

The choices included:

  • Monthly Breakfast
  • Monthly Power Lunch
  • Monthly Mixer
  • Other

Q: Why are small businesses important to our economy?

ÔªøThe choices included:

  • Provide goods & services
  • Create jobs
  • Give back to their communities
  • Spark innovation
  • Other

 

Ôªø

Q: What regional project will have a direct impact on your businesses?

ÔªøThe choices included:

  • BART Silicon Valley through downtown San Jose
  • Diridon Station Area/Google
  • CA High Speed Rail to Diridon Station Area
  • Mineta San Jose International Airport Expansion
  • Other

Q:What regional project is most likely to change San Jose for the better?

  • BART Silicon Valley through downtown San Jose
  • Diridon Station Area/Google
  • CA High Speed Rail to Diridon Station Area
  • Mineta San Jose International Airport Expansion
  • All
  • None

The choices included:

 

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