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Starting a Business in Cache, Oklahoma

Thinking about starting a business in Cache, Oklahoma? This step-by-step guide walks you through the major decisions you should consider before opening a new business in Cache.

Which Business to Choose?

There are many businesses that you can start. How do you know which type of business is right for you? You might get some good ideas about what kind of business to start by reading Business Ideas That Don't Make Sense.

For step-by-step instructions on starting a variety of business types, visit the Good Businesses to Start section of our site. For example, you might be interested in our Opening a Banners, Pennants, & Flags Business guide or our How to Start a DSL Service guide.

Remember that your new startup will be located in Cache. Some businesses will do better in Cache than others. Make sure you fully understand Cache demographics before you lock in on your business idea.

Cache, Oklahoma Demographic Information

Cache has an active business community that includes small businesses, mid-sized businesses and large businesses.

To give you a better feel for Cache demographics for small businesses, we have tabulated the small business sizes, based on number of employees, for business in Cache.

Business Size
# of
1-4 Employees
5-9 Employees
10-19 Employees
20-49 Employees
50-99 Employees
100-249 Employees
250-499 Employees
500-999 Employees
1000+ Employees
All Cache Businesses

As a new Cache entrepreneur, you may also be interested in the table below. It shows how many businesses there are in Cache for each business category. By looking at this chart, you can get a general sense for how much competition there is in the business niche that you are pursuing.

Business Type
# of
Cable and Other Program Distribution
Child Day Care Services
Civic and Social Organizations
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
Elementary and Secondary Schools
Exterminating and Pest Control Services
Finish Carpentry Contractors
Full-Service Restaurants
General Automotive Repair
General Freight Trucking, Local
Home Health Care Services
Limited-Service Restaurants
Masonry Contractors
Site Preparation Contractors
Used Car Dealers
Water Supply and Irrigation Systems

Do You Need a Business Plan?

Writing a business plan is vital in laying a solid foundation for your business success. Simply put, a business plan is a written description of the future you envision for your business. Not having a business plan will greatly reduce your chances of business success.

To learn more about business plans, read Find Sample Business Plans Online. A great resource for business planning assistance is the free counseling sessions provided by your local SCORE chapter in Oklahoma.

Raising Money for Your New Venture

Finding the funds to fuel the growth of your Cache business is not an easy task. The reality is that there is very little funding available for new small businesses, and you have to explore every possible alternative.

On the bright side, this site contains dozens of articles on raising money, including one we recommend entitled Choosing VC Firms.

For Cache entrepreneurs with great ambition but a shortage of investment capital, you'll want to take a look at our List of Oklahoma Angel Investors and our List of Oklahoma Venture Capital Firms.

Letting the World Know You Exist

To grow your Cache business, having an excellent marketing plan is fundamental to your beating the competition.

We have some great resources on this site for entrepreneurs who are working on marketing plans. Customer Loyalty discusses marketing strategy and tactical marketing in a way that should get you thinking about how to creatively promote your business. That's just a taste of the many useful articles we have on Marketing a Small Business.

How to Sell

Mastering the art of selling is a must if you want your new Cache business to do well.

So what does it take to bring in more prospects and close more business? Let us help you refine your selling techniques through our many useful sales advice tips.

Writing Great Proposals is a good article to read, one of dozens in the Selling for Entrepreneurs section of our site.

Increase Your Entrepreneurial Knowledge

Successful entrepreneurs recognize that what they know now may not be enough to ensure their future success.

With your business being located in Cache, Oklahoma, you will want to take advantage of the many programs available at nearby Oklahoma universities, colleges and community colleges. We also recommend you look into networking organizations for Cache entrepreneurs.

Next Steps

Most new Cache businesses underestimate the number of challenges they will face.

From this point on, you control your own destiny.

Our goal here is to promote the vitality and growth of small businesses in Cache and throughout the United States . We believe entrepreneurship is an amazing engine for job creation in Cache, neighborhood development and overall economic health.

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