About the 3-M Model

Research shows that when comparing minority-owned businesses to business as a whole, there are gaps in three areas: Management education, Money—or access to capital, and Market access—the ability to reach customers and clients. The U.W. Foster School of Business’ Consulting and Business Development Center’s 3-M Model provides a holistic approach for long-term impact and success.

3-M Model: National Strategy

3-M Model: Management

3-M Model: Markets

3-M Model: Money