Credit unions talk a lot about gaining share of wallet. So when Google recently announced its new mobile payment system, branded Google Wallet, this got me thinking about what happens when our member’s wallets go virtual? For some, the idea of using your cell phone to check out at the...
Continuity of thinking and governance competencies need to be taken into consideration when looking at board limits.
Last month, the Kansas Credit Union Association formed CUnext: Young Leaders of Kansas, a state-wide educational and networking group for 18- to 30-year-old credit union employees, and it isn’t the first group of its kind.
For advancement and future growth of the credit union movement, it is time we usher in a new era of collaboration and innovation among today’s young credit union professionals, CEOs and senior executives.
It’s easy to let NCUA assessments have a negative impact on not only your balance sheet but also the attitudes within your credit union. However, the direction of our momentum in 2011 is vitally important to the credit union system’s success beyond 2011.
The credit union story from the industry's beginning includes regular people taking a do-it-yourself approach to solve seemingly insurmountable environmental pressures and creating something new.
Most of us can agree that we didn't begin our careers with credit unions because it was a way to get rich but because the movement is something we believe in.