In Case You Havent Heard, Tulsa is a Great Place to Start a Business!
A bunch of high-fives are coming your way, Tulsa! That’s because Tulsa is one of the best cities to start a business in! It has been ranked by WalletHub as the number 2 city (out of a total of 150 in the US) in which to start a business. It is important for entrepreneurs to find a city that has the support for their individual concepts and industry; whether those are people, financial resources, technology, or infrastructure. Tulsa has all of this and more! In order to help aspiring entrepreneurs maximize their chances for long-term prosperity, WalletHub analyzed the relative start-up opportunities that exist in the 150 most populated U.S. cities. Using 2 dimensions and 13 unique metrics, ranging from 5-year survival rate and the affordability of office space to the educational attainment of the local labor force. Tulsa topped all comers nationally in the business environment ranking. The factors given the most weight in that category included corporate taxes, cost of living, length of the average workday and workforce education, according to WalletHub. There is something to be said about being in a city like Tulsa where there is an active entrepreneurial vibe. Skynet Solutions loves to fan the entrepreneurial fire! Have you ever heard of SCORE? It’s a nationwide group of volunteers dedicated to helping people who are starting small businesses. Skynet Solutions is a member of the Tulsa SCORE chapter where we mentor business owners, offer advice from our experiences, assist with workshops, and volunteer at events. We believe that SCORE is a valuable resource with access to a variety of documents, templates, and tools designed to assist in starting and growing a business.