Questions of startup/company managers – Annonymous 1. What position do you work in: a) CEOb) CIOc) CMOd) CTOe) CFOf) COOg) other 2. How many people does your company employ (full-time employment contracts and other forms of permanent cooperation)? 3. What was your revenue for 2020? (non-mandatory) 4. How do you gain knowledge regarding new technologies: a) online coursesb) podcastsc) offline coursesd) bookse) domestic conferencesf) international conferencesg) cooperation with startups (in any form)h) postgraduate studies, MBA, or other university coursesi) other 5. Did your company obtain any external funding? a) Yesb) No What types of funding did you obtain: a) publicb) private investment fundsc) EU funded investment fundsd) loanse) business angelsf) tax deductions based on R&D activityg) other What amount of funding did you obtain? How long did it take to obtain funding? 6. What do you consider to be your greatest success in 2020? 7. What do you consider to be your greatest failure in 2020? 8. Which one of your mistakes allowed you to learn the most? 9. What character traits most help you in business? 10. Is this the first company you have managed? a) Yesb) No 11. Have you previously worked for a corporation? a) Yesb) No 12. Are you a member of any business support organization? E.g., a Club, Foundation, Association, educational initiative. a) Yesb) No If so, which one? 13. Do women in business support one another, in your opinion? a) Yesb) No 14. What influences the success of women in business? 15. Do you support women in business? a) Yesb) No If so, how do you support women in business? 16. What do you do in your free time? 17. Where is your company based? (city, country) 18. What business activities have you given up because they did not bring satisfactory results? 19. For over a year, we have been living in a pandemic. What business lessons have you learned in this new situation? 20. Has the pandemic influenced your professional situation? a) Yes, definitelyb) Yes, slightlyc) Hard to sayd) It has not 21. Do you have a university degree? a) Yesb) No What was your major? 22. What is your year of birth? 23. Where were you born? (city, country) 24. Where are you living now? (city, country) 25. Did you take part in the 2019 report? a) Yesb) No If so, have you changed companies/employers since?