Immigrant Entrepreneurs

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How Immigrating From Argentina to the Bronx at 11 Prepared Her For Life as a Franchisee

Vanesa Ellis was no expert in mosquitos or lawn care, but other experiences made her a perfect fit for two home-care brands.

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'You Need to be a Non-Expert': Why Billionaire Naveen Jain Believes Outsiders Make the Best Entrepreneurs

Naveen Jain founded microbiome testing and supplements company Viome by believing he didn't need expertise to disrupt an industry.

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How To Start Your Own Business As An Immigrant In The United States

Here are some steps anyone can take when considering innovating in the United States and creating their own business.

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How This Immigrant Founder and 'Shark Tank' Star is Changing How Kids Wash Their Hands

Here are the three lessons Shubham Issar has learned from building SoaPen.

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How This Former Investment Banker Tapped into 5,000-Year-Old Skincare Traditions to Start His Own Brand

As Neel Patel builds his skincare brand Après Pacific, here are three lessons he has learned along the way.

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In a Land of Entrepreneurs: Is America Doing Enough for Refugees and Immigrants?

Immigrants are more likely to start businesses than members of the native population. But to do so, they first need credit.

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How Growing Up in a Communist Country Made Me the Leader I Am

Formative years in 1970s Poland impacted every aspect of my life, and taught me lifelong lessons that continue to enrich and empower.

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How to Find the Right Mentor: Insights From an Immigrant Entrepreneur

Why empathizing with the unique challenges and perspectives of an immigrant business owner can be vital in an advisor, plus tips on finding the right one.

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For Immigrants Looking to Start a Business in the U.S., It All Comes Down to Long-Term Vision and Strategy

Setting a strategy and choosing the right visa are critical for immigrants starting businesses in the U.S.

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From Student to Tech-Startup Founder, How an Immigrant Entrepreneur Was Able to Thrive in the U.S.

Thriving in the United States as an immigrant is hard. Here are the steps this entrepreneur took to become a CEO in New York.

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U.S. Immigration Through the International Entrepreneur Parole Program

The relaunched program aims to provide a new immigration solution for business owners looking to relocate to the United States.

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The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Is Suspended. What Happens Now?

The article provides insights on the future of the EB-5 program post-suspension

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From Busboy to Millionaire: How This Bangladeshi Immigrant Made His Big Break in the U.S. Restaurant Industry

Lunchbox founder Nabeel Alamgir has worked his way up from bussing tables at a fast food chain to securing $20 million in VC funding.

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Federal Court Judge Leaning Towards Changing $900,000 EB-5 Rule

The article aims to provide insight on the current case that could possibly change the EB-5 program

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Sri Lankan Immigrant Entrepreneurs Bring Taste of Home to NYC's Staten Island

Demand for spices, curry powder, and the taste of home Sri Lankans crave has kept Staten Island's restaurants and groceries afloat during the pandemic.