Monthly Archives: June 2014

A Service Provider’s Wish List For Services To Attract Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Survey Results # 8: “If you could provide one other service or do something else to attract immigrant entrepreneurs…”   A WISH LIST FOR SERVICES Our final question for analysis in the service provider survey allowed respondents to describe – even dream up — whatever service or action might best assist immigrant entrepreneurs. This was… Read More


Immigrants Seeking Services Where There Are None!

Survey Results # 7: “There appears to be more immigrant entrepreneurs who really ‘want to start a business sooner’ and are not starting businesses as a last resort when their ‘spirit’ and ‘equity’ and ‘family situation’ are completely depleted, their expectations devastated. There appears to be more who do not ‘want’ to be employees and… Read More


Services And Programs Related To Entrepreneurs

Survey Results #6: More survey respondents offer programs and services aimed at entrepreneurship than for agri-food or immigrants. These 69 responses are the focus of today’s post, which includes highlights of responses from the organizations that self-identified as offering specific programs or supports/resources for entrepreneurs. The most common types of offerings are the service bundles… Read More


Services And Programs Specifically Designed For Immigrants

Survey Results # 5: Survey respondents identified a range of programs and services aimed at immigrants. Today’s post focuses on these themes and responses. These are highlights of responses from those organizations that self-identified as offering specific programs or supports/resources for immigrants.   When asked to identify the specific programs, only a minority described programs… Read More