Despite the high number of organizations forced to lay off employees, an even higher proportion say they plan to hire new staff
Ottawa Business Growth Survey
Despite sharp decline in business confidence levels, a sizable number of local businesses reported rising revenues and plans to recruit new employees.
Pandemic weighs down business outlook but sparks new opportunities for local economy
Annual research project quantified COVID-19’s negative impact on business confidence levels.
Survey gathered data from hundreds of local business leaders about their market outlook, hiring intentions, financial performance and other key metrics.
Comprehensive survey of Ottawa business leaders reveals exclusive insights on the state – and outlook – of Ottawa’s economy.
As the local economy emerges from COVID-19, the Welch LLP Ottawa Business Growth Survey is taking on an even greater importance.
Largest and most comprehensive study of Ottawa-area businesses includes special cybersecurity focus in 2020
Members of Ottawa's business community give their thoughts on what will be the capital's most important infrastructure investments in the coming years.
Members of Ottawa’s business community are maintaining an optimistic outlook with intentions to grow employee headcounts and, in many cases, expand their physical office space