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Use Customer Surveys to Measure and Improve Nonprofit Programs

Omidyar Network's Jessica Kiessel and the Fund for Shared Insight's Melinda Tuan reflect on how nonprofits can measure program effectiveness by listening to feedback from constituents.

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Here is the ‘true state’ of Americans’ financial lives

November 5, 2018

The finances of Americans may not be as good as they look from the outside.

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Despite the “good economy,” only 28% of Americans are financially healthy

November 2, 2018

Only 45% of people in a new survey said they have enough to cover three months of living expenses.

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Inaugural U.S. Financial Health Pulse Report Finds Only 28 Percent of People in America are Financially Healthy

November 1, 2018

Landmark Financial Health Pulse from the Center for Financial Services Innovation delves beyond headline economic data to reveal people in America are struggling in many aspects of their financial lives

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For Fintech Startups, Winning Customer Trust Is All About The Revenue Model

November 1, 2018

An enterprise’s revenue model is, of course, vital to success. But for fintech entrepreneurs, it’s especially crucial.

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New Series Offers Impact Investors Diverse Approaches to Investing Across the Continuum

October 31, 2018

Earlier today, at the GIIN Investor Forum 2018, Omidyar Network launched Beyond Trade-offs, a curated series of perspectives from leading impact investors on how they balance risk, returns, and impact in their portfolios.

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Early Career Network Handshake Raises $40 Million to Increase Access to Opportunity to College Students

October 30, 2018

Handshake, the leading career network for US college students, announced today that it has closed a $40 million Series C funding round led by the EQT Ventures fund.

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Quod and Cignifi Announce Partnership in Brazil

October 30, 2018

Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Boston, USA – Quod, Brazil’s newly established positive credit bureau, and Cignifi, a leading US fintech company, announced today a partnership that has the potential to significantly improve access to financial services for millions of underserved consumers across Brazil.

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Report Maps FinTech Revenue Models That Are Getting Traction with US Consumers

October 23, 2018

FinTechs offering financial health-oriented solutions are making inroads into consumers’ trust and showing the industry that companies can do well by doing good.

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Customer survey data that makes it simpler to embrace the complexity of impact investing

October 23, 2018

Jessica Kiessel, Head of Impact and Learning, shares key insights about the challenges of measuring impact and how Acumen Lean Data is a valuable tool.

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Doing Well By Doing Good

December 3, 2018

At Omidyar Network, a big part of our work involves backing companies whose mission is to help the more than 170 million Americans who are struggling financially to lead more secure and pros

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High quality, interactive online teaching to disrupt after-school learning in India; Why We Invested in Vedantu

November 28, 2018

Why we invested in Vedantu, a platform for after-school tutoring that enables affordable access to great teachers all over India.

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Keeping a Promise for Early Childhood Development; Why We Invested in Promise Venture Studio

November 28, 2018

Although there has been a significant increase over the last 10 years in entrepreneurial activity in US K-12 and higher education, the same cannot be said for early childhood innovation that targets our youngest learners.

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