10 Ways to Prepare for a Core Conversion

Technology is the driving force of the financial services industry’s growth, and credit unions are investing in new tech to serve their members. Here are 10 important things to remember when preparing for a core conversion.

Submit Your Comments on the NCUA’s Member Business Lending Proposal

Read the NWCUA’s draft comment letter, join a CUNA webinar on the proposed bill, and get your comments in by the August 31 deadline.

Learn How to Get More From Your Data With Free Webinar

Strategic Link’s newest betaSpace partner, SavvyIntel, will show credit unions how they can get returns from the data they already have.

Staff Direct Valley Credit Union’s Latest Video

Challenged to create their own attitude statement, the staff at Valley Credit Union created a beautiful video showing what makes their credit union special.

Bank On Oregon Hopes to Serve Unbanked, Under-Banked Consumers Across the State

Credit unions, banks, government agencies and nonprofit organizations are banding together to create a statewide Bank On program in Oregon that would increase access to financial services for the state’s unbanked and under-banked consumers.

Seven Things You Can Do Today to Create Your Branch of the Future

Rapidly changing consumer behavior has made the branch as we know it today irrelevant to many, but the truth is that consumers still want a personal relationship with their financial institution. The good news is that by focusing on the consumer experience, you can start to meaningfully transform your branches today without having to build a new and expensive showpiece.

Compliance Question of the Week

Where can we find the home ownership counseling list?

Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit a Chance to Impact Statewide Economic Initiative

The Oregon Business Plan, an effort by the state’s business leaders to create 25,000 new jobs across Oregon each year and raise Oregon’s per capita income above the national average, is hosting a Leadership Summit on Dec. 3 to discuss opportunities and strategies for 2013.

Are You Leaving Your Board Makeup to Chance?

Yvonne Evers is the owner of YME Coaching & Consulting, LLC, and has been driving credit union leadership and board success for over 20 years. Here she explains taking a proactive approach to building a credit union board.

Salim Ismail Stresses Importance of Innovation and Embracing Technology in Growing the Credit Union Movement

Futurist Salim Ismail wowed Convention attendees with jaw-dropping suggestions to push credit unions past simple, traditional member service and to push for true product innovation.

NWCUA Services Corp., CU Solutions Group Create New Services Alliance

The agreement covers a variety of products offered by CU Solutions Group including Invest in America member enhancement solutions with Sprint, General Motors and TurboTax.

Generationally Savvy Principals for Attracting and Retaining Top Talent to Improve Your Bottom Line

Effective communication in today’s multi-generational business world requires careful navigation. Leaders of healthy companies realize that when they proactively address the needs of their top talent their profitability and growth flourish.