Posts by Joyce Klein and Luz Gomez
‘Aha Moments’ in the Business Model Process: FIELD at the Aspen Institute explores how to take pilot programs to products
If you work at a nonprofit, you probably know this story: You conduct a pilot program. The results are strong. The pilot funding ends. Then you scramble to find funding to keep the program going. How can you write a happy ending to this story? FIELD at the Aspen Institute explored this question during the last phase of their Asset Building through Credit Pilot. Joyce Klein and Luz Gomez discuss what they found.
Financial Capability isn’t Built in a Day: Can a secured credit card help entrepreneurs build credit and positive financial behaviors?
Can a secured credit card help entrepreneurs build credit and positive financial behaviors? FIELD at the Aspen Institute wrestled with this question as part of an 18-month initiative called the Asset Building through Credit pilot, funded by the Citi Foundation. FIELD director Joyce Klein, with Luz Gomez, discuss the research and its implications.