Survey FAQs

How long will it take to complete the survey?

15-25 minutes. Each answer can lead to different questions depending on your response. As a result, the time to complete the survey is dependent on how you answer the questions.

What if I get interrupted while completing the survey and have to stop before I have completed?

Each time you click NEXT at the bottom of the survey your results are saved. You may return to complete the survey at another time. Note that when you go back to the survey it must be on the same computer or mobile device. Only one survey may be completed on a particular computer or mobile device.

When does the survey close?

Friday, October 4, 2019 all surveys must be completed.

What if I want my survey responses kept confidential?

At the end of the survey, you will be asked “What is the name of your business / organization?” You will have the option not to answer this question. However, even if you enter the name of your business all responses will be summarized with those of others to produce and overall result in percentages and averages and will in no way be attributed to any one specific business. As a result, all survey responses will be kept confidential to only the data analysts working on the project.

What if there are questions I can’t or don’t want to answer?

Some questions are not relevant to all businesses or you may prefer not to answer. In this instance, you just go ahead and skip to the question.

How is the survey data going to be used?

The data will be compiled into both a Research Report and Final Summary Report. These reports will identify key challenges and or opportunities that need to be addressed for improving the local business environment and a strategy for taking action.

Will the results of the survey be shared?

Yes! All reports will be made available at

Can I still join the movement?

Yes. All you need to do is subscribe to our website. As new information is shared, events scheduled, or expertise and advisement is sought you will be contacted through our website. We encourage you to get other businesses to join the movement and have their voice heard.

What is the BREWD Challenge?

The purpose of the Challenge is to entice all businesses to complete the survey and join the movement. Those that take the Challenge will have access to a network of partners to promote their business through a host of social media platforms. To learn more download our BREWD Challenge Toolkit.