Why your support matters for Oklahoma
72% of consumers trust online reviews as much as they trust personal recommendations. When we talk about our favorite local spots online, we make cities in Oklahoma stronger.
Source: SearchEnglineLand, 88% Of Consumers Trust Online Reviews As Much As Personal Recommendations, July 2014
Businesses that are online grow 40% faster than those that aren't. When you help Oklahoma businesses get online, you help set them up for success.
Source: BCG Report, The Connected World: The $4.2 Trillion Opportunity, March 2012
A stronger economy
When local businesses are online, it’s easier to shop local. Money spent locally is 4x more likely to be reinvested in the community.
Source: Civic Economics, Indie Impact Study Series: Survey of Independent Businesses (p.6), Summer 2012
Partners across Oklahoma are joining the mission to get their cities on the map
Northeastern State University SBDC
REI Women's Business Center of southeastern Oklahoma
REI Women's Business Center of western Oklahoma & OKC Metro
University of Oklahoma SBDC (Center for Technology Commercialization)
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“More than half of our small businesses in Oklahoma are missing out because they do not have an online presence. Google is helping to fix this important problem by providing Oklahoma businesses with the tools and resources to succeed online. I believe this will significantly drive economic growth in our state."
Bill Carter, OKSBDC State Director, OK