Make Your Strategic Plan More Strategic

Strategic plans come in all shapes, sizes and levels of usefulness. When done well, they serve as the centerpiece of an organization’s operations. When not done well, they usually lack any real strategy. Often, they become an annual check-list of what needs to be...

Your Company Culture Matters

If I asked you to describe your financial institution’s company culture, what would your answer be? Does your financial institution even have a company culture? Every company has a culture whether they realize it or not. That culture is defined by values, beliefs,...

You Should be Hiring Millenials

A common trend in the United States is to blame everything wrong with our country on Millennials. OK. That’s a slight exaggeration, but if we’re being honest, Millennials often get blamed for causing trouble. They also have been stereotyped as lazy with zero work...

Millennials are More Than a Demographic

  It’s a question many credit unions still struggle to answer. How do we attract more Millennials to our credit union? You’ve used every possible way you can think of to market to them, but they’re just not interested. The next question you should ask is why...