Third-quarter figures for federally insured credit unions last week were welcome news and the result of a lot of hard work by credit union professionals around the country. Certainly not a gift, though we all appreciate those (iPad2, please), but something to savor because you’ve earned it.
Gen Y, 76 million strong, will play a monumental role in what is projected to be, the largest transfer of wealth in the coming decades. With the average age of a credit union member at 47, credit unions continue to struggle to attract younger members. It is imperative that we...
Credit unions and consumers deserve the gift that keeps on giving – burgeoning membership and expanded services, including small business lending.
To help member credit unions develop leadership skills, The Cooperative Trust has partnered with Michael Neill and Associates.
Every day, I struggle to remember all the passwords I need to keep my life in order. It feels like I'm going crazy at times, but I've walled off the part of my brain that tells me to take the easy way out. I can't start thinking that way. Why?...
Here's an audio-visual roundup of some of the best speakers and ideas shared at the CU Water Cooler Symposium held Oct. 4-5 in Nashville, Tenn.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Thinking on a larger scale was the overarching message of Brent Dixon’s session that kicked off the CU Water Cooler Symposium.
In 10 to 15 years, the majority of the senior management team at your credit union will retire. Then what?
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The CU Water Cooler Symposium got under way on Thursday, including a thought-provoking session with Brent Dixon.
The greater the challenge the more fun Bill Clancy, vice president of retail strategy at Lake Michigan Credit Union, has trying to figure out a solution.