Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Filene CEO Mark Meyer welcomes attendees to big.bright.minds.2018 at the Parq Event Center in downtown San Diego.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Filene Research Institute CEO Mark Meyer kicked off big.bright.minds.2018, the Madison, Wis.-based think tank’s annual conference, by informing attendees they should leave the event with new insights in three key areas weighing heavily on many credit union executives’ minds. First, how can they better understand what’s on the hearts and minds of consumers? Second, how can they take more risks to turn credit unions into the Tesla of the financial services industry, not the General Motors? And third, how can they engage in the war for talent like never before?

Following his introduction, professors, credit union professionals, industry executives and former Filene employees spent four hours sharing bites of knowledge with the audience based on their recent research and experiences. Here are some key takeaways from the speakers on day one of big.bright.minds.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?

Natasha Chilingerian

Natasha has served as an editor for CU Times since March 2015. She also served as a communications specialist for Xceed Financial Credit Union (now Kinecta FCU) in Los Angeles from 2013-2015, and as a CU Times freelancer from 2011-2013. She has been a professional writer for more than 16 years, specializing in news and lifestyle journalism as well as marketing copywriting for companies in the finance and technology space.

More from this author

Dig Deeper


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times
Live Chat

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.