I spent a few hours driving to the Credit Union Reality Check conference last week and it afforded me time to ponder various things, like how Siri can provide one set of directions on one trip and different ones on the next trip to the same location. But I was doing plenty of credit union-related thinking, too, on my trip to and from New Jersey.

Retired Texas Dow Employees Credit Union CEO Ed Speed gave very thoughtful and impassioned arguments for a truly member-centric approach to running a credit union. You can read the article here, but he said so much more than that. He fulfilled his own obsession for making loans by incessantly focusing on the member needs. One of the things members needed was excellent care by the frontline employees.

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