7 Ways to Show Great Leadership in Tough Times

7 Ways to Show Great Leadership in Tough Times

GREAT LEADERSHIP FOR TOUGH TIMES Talk about tough times. Man. This is craziness, right? Never has the need for great leadership been more clear. I mean, what in the great wide world is going on? (And yes, I realize that answers may vary depending on your cable news...

Five Excuses For Not Growing

We make a lot of excuses at credit unions and banks, especially when it comes to a lack of growth. But excuses are crutches. It’s time we stop using crutches and start walking into growth. As Jason Jennings, author of The Reinventors, says, “Instead of accepting...

Are You an Agent of Change?

 “Change before you have to.” – Jack Welch Most businesses and industries, at some point, run the risk of slowing down and stagnating. Bereft of new ideas and fresh blood, they face a slow downward spiral that descends from excellence to mediocrity and...

Move Fast or Don’t Move at All

When it comes to change, most credit unions and banks move slow. Like glacial slow. We conduct focus groups, we examine reams and reams of MCIF and demographic reports and we talk about issues without resolving them. A great deal of “blah, blah, blah.” Your credit...