MRC offers services designed to support migrant entrepreneurs start and grow their business. Workshops are offered on starting a business, financial management, sales & marketing, and other topics. And migrant business owners can be paired with experienced mentors from the business community.
MRC is a partner in Google’s Digital Garage project, a multi-million-pound initiative to help 200,000 British businesses learn digital skills and grow faster. The programme helps companies develop their digital presence – from attracting visitors to their website or social media page, to growing their customer base and increasing sales.
MRC also partners with miHUB, the UK’s first co-working space and business hub dedicated to supporting migrant entrepreneurs. miHUB hosts networking events, small business fairs and training workshops. Their Migrant Business Accelerator (MBA) program is a business training programme for migrants who want to start or grow their businesses. During 16 workshops over 6 months MBA provides participants with a network of fantastic entrepreneurs who are ambitious and keen to help each other grow their businesses. Participants trade 7% of equity in exchange for being in the programme.