Part of the business environment monitoring is the implementation and evaluation of various  surveys focused on current issues and needs of the business environment in Slovakia and surrounding countries. The use of the researches is to identify and evaluate the current problems of Slovak small and medium-sized enterprises and, based on them, to propose measures for the purpose of Profile SR within the international comparison. The results from the surveys are the sources of data as inputs to the analyses and strategy documents aimed to evaluate the business of the SME.