Black businesses can now take advantage of 500 hours of free mentoring, provided by Google via Mentor Black Business.
Mentor Black Business is committed to delivering world-class mentorship to Black businesses and entrepreneurs – whatever their industry. “We exist for Black business to thrive” - Akil Benjamin, founder. In just 12 months, Mentor Black Business has built a community of 2,000 change-makers with a reach that extends far beyond this, through partnerships with global brands including: Google, Virgin StartUp, Budweiser Brewing Group and Somerset House.
Last year, Google committed to helping one million small British businesses remain open by helping them be found online. This partnership is a continuation of the commitment Google have made to champion Black-owned businesses, as part of their #SpendBlack campaign. UK-based small businesses and charities will be paired with mentors specialising in areas including:
Social Media Strategy
How to increase visibility on Google
How to sell products online Building or optimising your website