As per the details, immigrants in Oregon gain skills needed for becoming entrepreneurs and hence are successful in escaping low-skilled jobs in the US.
Immigrants gaining skills to become entrepreneurs—Several organisations have been instrumental in offering vital skills needed by immigrants to become entrepreneurs. As per the information, several programs are enabling immigrants open their microbusinesses after getting training from such organisations.
Getting training from organisations is helping immigrants start their own businesses rather than being compelled to take up low-wage jobs in the US.
Self-employment means no low-paying jobs for immigrants—The best thing about different programs helping immigrants gain necessary entrepreneurship skills in the US means saying no to low-paid jobs. Yes, its quite true.
Immigrants are often faced with the dilemma of taking up low-paying employment when failing to find high paying jobs or jobs suited to the skills/education possessed by them.
Increased interest in self-employment--Global slowdown has especially led to increased self-employment interests among immigrants. And that is quite obvious. Jobs have become scarce and this is especially applicable to well-paying employment options. In such a scenario, immigrants find it quite hard to get good paying jobs after immigration to the US.
The reason why immigrants have lesser employment options than the natives is because they have limited knowledge or proficiency in English language skills.
Also most of immigrants don’t possess any US degree or US diploma for getting well-paying US jobs. Hence, the opportunity to launch their own microbusinesses in the US comes in as a best bet.
Training, assistance, microloans by organisations--There have been range of new microbusiness development schemes coming up for helping immigrants learn different entrepreneurship skills for helping them start their own businesses.
Immigrant entrepreneurs are being given not just the required technical assistance and training for ensuring successful microbusinesses ahead but also microloans(small and short-term loans for immigrants at quite low interest rates).
Different micro-business options for immigrants—Well, immigrants interested in knowing about various micro-business opportunities for ensuring a well-paying livelihood in the US can get detailed information here. From food cart vendors, adult care home owners to farming, the options are unlimited.
And all these options for immigrant entrepreneurs are enabling them to realise their ‘American Dream’ after immigrating to the US. What else could they ask for!