Regarding Editor-Chief Sarah Snell Cooke’s column in the May 1 issue: Attracting and retaining qualified board members are critical challenges for credit unions. Similarly, board members deserve recognition for their responsibilities and also for their time, work and contributions. There is no debate about these points.
A couple of state legislatures have recognized the value of credit union directors’ work toward maintaining a safe and sound credit union. Washington State and Tennessee credit union regulators recently permitted state-chartered credit unions there to compensate board members for their time. This was a wise move for a number...
There are some good reasons to pay credit union board members. But why aren't the bankers objecting?>
The Bank 2.0/3.0 author concludes with how the bank account’s digitization has an inevitable result for bricks-and-mortar branching.
As surely as downloads doomed record shops, smartphones will be the death of branches. Bank 2.0/3.0 author Brett King shares why in this three-part series.
California credit union travels to Microsoft headquarters in Washington state to celebrate launch with one of its major SEGs.
The press releases pile up, shrieking about yet another new mobile malware menace. Just one problem: it’s all public relations bloat.
Never compromise or settle when it comes to talent decisions, advises Mark Meyer, CEO of Filene Research Institute.
Who doesn’t want to be Amazon, Starbucks or Zappos? But who can, really?
Technology writer Robert McGarvey in this week's column holds forth on why tablet apps will become a necessity, not a luxury.