Microfinance Questions


Can you tell us about a time when microfinance was there when you needed it?

What services would you like to see your microfinance institution provide in the future (insurance, home loans…)?

What would you change about how your microfinance institution operates, if anything at all?

What do you do for a living?

Tell us about how you got into your line of work.

What lessons has your work life taught you?

Do you have any favorite stories from your work life?

What role did microfinance have in your work life?

If you operated your own microfinance institution how would you run it?

Are there any words of wisdom you would like to pass along to other microfinance clients?

Are there any words of wisdom you would like to pass along to microfinance experts and practitioners?

What qualities are most important to you in a loan officer?

Are you satisfied with the amount of interest you pay on your loan?

What about your loan officer makes you smile?



Are you proud of microfinance?

How will your clients remember you?

Do you believe in microfinance?

How did you know that microfinance was for you?

What are the most important lessons you have learned?

Do you have any regrets?

How would you describe client-centered microfinance?

Where will microfinance be in 10 years? 20 years?

How did you get involved in microfinance?

Can you describe the moment when you met your fist client?

What advice or words of wisdom would you give to students who are considering a career in microfinance?

What are some of the hardest moments you have had as a practitioner?

What did you think working in microfinance would be like when you started? Any surprises?

Do you look at microfinance differently now than before the fallout of Indian microfinance in 2010?

What about microfinance makes you smile?

Was there anything you and your microfinance organization disagreed about, fought over, or experienced some conflict around?

Can you talk about the biggest obstacles microfinance faces?


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