Some veteran board members quip they can remember the days when their biggest challenge was choosing the color for the carpet at the newest branch.
Bell dies at age 54 after serving twice as CEO of Berkeley, Calif., credit union.
I enjoyed reading Sarah Snell Cooke’s support of paying directors. I think paid directors will give credit unions another tool to manage their credit union better.
Effective communication, especially related to meetings, increases productivity, saves time and most importantly strengthens organizational leadership capacity. Surveys of executives show that they can spend up to 40% or 50% of their time in meetings. Furthermore many executives observe that up to 50% of the time people spend in meetings...
Credit union people are an eclectic bunch. When they’re all in one place, variety becomes more pronounced.
Retired teacher marks half-century of volunteer service to Fort Wayne credit union.
"We compensate board members more out of a sense of fairness than anything else,” explained Lin Hodges, president/CEO of Associated Credit Union of Norcross, Ga.
Part two of this analysis of credit union board compensation by Credit Union Times. From our July 10 print edition.
The reaction among the roomful of credit union board members was shock and awe. Explanations for board pay vary as do questions raised.
I’m very much what you see is what you get. I feel the need to forewarn bosses that I will always be honest with them, and occasionally more honest than I should be for self-preservation. I’m respectful about it and always do it for the right reasons, but there you...