Lincolnshire & Rutland Local Economic Snapshot January 2011
This report presents the findings of the latest Local Economic Snapshot survey. The survey took place in January and received responses from 110 businesses across Lincolnshire and Rutland. The January snapshot is the fourth part of a regular survey of local businesses which explores issues such as access to finance, trading conditions, and employment and training. The Local Economic Snapshot survey is being undertaken by Lincoln Business School and the Lincolnshire and Rutland Employment and Skills Board.
There has been a fall in confidence about the state of the local economy among businesses in Lincolnshire and Rutland
Access to finance continues to remain problematic for most businesses
70% of respondents feel they have skills gaps within their business.