The future is bright for Brighton businesses

Posted on: September 27th, 2017

The results are in and they show for a very positive, verging on rosy, outlook from business leaders in the city.

A whopping 74 per cent of businesses surveyed said that they were feeling more confident about the prospects of their business than they were 12 months ago, with a further 19 per cent claiming to have ‘never been more confident’.

It also looks positive for those who are looking to grow their business by recruiting more staff, with 45 per cent saying they were looking to increase the number of staff they employ over the next 12 months.

Many saw the benefits of running a business in the city with 44 per cent agreeing it is advantageous locating their business in Brighton.

However many agreed the key disadvantages of being located in the city are poor traffic network and excessive congestion with 43 per cent of the vote.

You can read more about the Brighton results by downloading the results brochure here. Or by watching our Brighton Business Pulse results.

Watch: Transport Links in Brighton

Watch: Office Space in Brighton

Watch: Locating your business in Brighton

Watch: Staffing in Brighton

Thank you to everyone who participated in this years Brighton Business Pulse survey.