The latest from Carol Schillios

- by Carol Schillios, Schillios Consulting & Fabric of Life

Leadership lessons from hip surgery

Who knew hip replacement surgery would teach me inspirational leadership lessons. I’ve suffered from extreme hip pain the past two years. First I took aspirin. Then I scheduled massages, ...

- by Carol Schillios, Schillios Consulting & Fabric of Life

Selling CU principles along with CU products

Knowing I am a passionate advocate of credit unions, my girlfriend called to ask for advice. It seems her son, Tom, went shopping for his first car, determined to buy ...

- by Carol Schillios, Schillios Consulting & Fabric of Life

Diversity and inclusion: Challenge your perceptions

Imagine it’s 10pm. You hear a noise outside and open the door to find your house surrounded by armed militia. You are dragged forcefully from your home, away from ...

- by Carol Schillios, Schillios Consulting & Fabric of Life

International CU development: Culture lessons from an African frog

Assignments to remote African credit unions present interesting lodging arrangements. There are no hotels in places like Senegal’s Ndiaw Ndiaw Village, a six-hour drive from Dakar, into the Sahel ...