The latest from Jeff Rendel

- by Jeff Rendel, Rising Above Enterprises

Uniting teams around strategy

Frequently, the business case for strategic change is clear. The heart of the challenge is often human. The status quo and disagreement about the future can cause inaction; and, delay ...

- by Jeff Rendel, Rising Above Enterprises

Play the long game with members

Obtaining members is essential, retaining members is critical. Current research uncovered that “emotionally connected” customers (of banks) and members (of credit unions) provided six times the lifetime financial value over ...

- by Jeff Rendel, Rising Above Enterprises

Building value as a C-suite leader

C-Suite roles in financial services have expanded through the years. The term “Chief” before a functioning title was once limited to “Executive, Financial, and Lending.” Industry growth, diversification, and advancement ...

- by Jeff Rendel, Rising Above Enterprises

Building for your board’s future

Credit union boards have grown more involved, self-governing, and valuable. Their forward-looking viewpoints have resulted in boards renewing themselves as strategic partners with their CEOs. Below are four ways to ...