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In recent years, there has been much talk about the contribution by small businesses to job generation and economic recovery. At the FIELD program of the Aspen Institute, we work to support a...
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This second event in the Big Ideas for Job Creation series will highlight three strategies that have each demonstrated the potential to expand employment opportunities for individuals and communities...
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This second event in the Big Ideas for Job Creation series will highlight three strategies that have each demonstrated the potential to expand employment opportunities for individuals and communities...
Tags: FIELD, Economic Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, job creation
From large corporations to small nonprofits, professionals know that making smart investments in their workforce can pay dividends. The microenterprise industry is no different. Unfortunately, for...
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Microenterprises, though small, can be a powerful force for creating jobs. On November 25, the Economic Opportunities Program and FIELD hosted the authors of three "Big Ideas for Jobs" papers, which...
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Joyce Klein is director of the Microenterprise Fund for Innovation, Effectiveness, Learning and Dissemination (FIELD), a part of the Aspen Institute Economic Opportunities Program. FIELD works to...
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Joyce Klein is director of the Aspen Institute Microenterprise Fund for Innovation, Effectiveness, Learning and Dissemination (FIELD).Many of us know that our credit scores are important in helping...
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Celina Pena is the chief program officer at Accion Texas, a designated community development financial institution (CDFI) whose mission is to provide credit and services to small businesses and...
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Microenterprises, though small, can be a powerful force for creating jobs. Hear from the authors of three "Big Ideas for Jobs" papers who will illustrate the role of microenterprise in creating jobs...
Tags: FIELD, Economic Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, job creation
Joyce Klein is the Director of the Aspen Institute microenterprise Fund for Innovation, Effectiveness, Learning and Dissemination (FIELD).We've all heard, and seen the data, that small...
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