Connecting with young entrepreneurs just one of the benefits of volunteering, Cooperative Trust founder says.
Do you get nervous talking in front of large crowds? Introducing yourself to strangers? Or promoting your strengths to others? If so, you are not alone.
Young professionals are becoming a key demographic driving the bottom line of a credit union.
I’m a huge fan of “The Walking Dead.” I loved the comic series, and I’m pretty much addicted to the AMC television series it produced. “The Walking Dead” will soon wrap up its third season, and we’ve seen our cast of characters go through quite a lot. At times, they...
I recently had lunch with a respected business contact and friend. During our conversation about 2012 successes and direction for 2013, we got on the topic of goals.
The Cooperative Trust’s 2013 Crash the GAC event will focus on designing a new credit union product, service to help launch, run small businesses.
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...
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.
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.