Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce Minimum Wage Survey
1.
Please select the number of employees in your organization.

1-5 employees
6-10 employees
11-50 employees
51-100 employees
more than 100 employees
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2.
 Do you support increasing the minimum wage? Please include your comment below.

Yes
No
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3. The minimum wage will increase to $14/hr by January 1, 2018. Do you have sufficient time to make this adjustment?

Yes
No
Not sure
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4.
Does the minimum wage hike impact your organization? How? (Please elaborate in the comment section below.)
Yes
No
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5.
Do you expect your business revenues to increase at the same rate as the new minimum wage cost?

Yes
No
Not sure
Other  
6.
How do you plan to handle this increase in wage hike? 

Increase prices.
Accept the lower profit margin.
Reduce the number of employees or slow new hiring.
Lower other operational costs.
Other  
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7.
 Should the student minimum wage be maintained? Please include your comment below.

Yes
No
Not sure
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8.
Will your employee retention rate be affected by the minimum wage hike? 

No, it will not be affected.
Yes, I plan to lay off a few employees.
I plan to reduce the hours of my current employees to deal with high operational costs.
I plan to hire more employees in the future.
Other  
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9. Which of the following categories best describes the industry you work in?
Advertising
Consulting Services
Education
Entertainment
Financial Services
Government Services
Healthcare
Human Resources
Information Technology
Manufacturing
Marketing/Sales
Non-Profit
Pharmaceuticals
Public Relations
Retail
Technical Services
Travel
Other