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The power of #hashtags

The power of #hashtags

Dear Credit Unions, How is it that I’ve been working in social media for eight years and (until six months ago) never knew about you? How is it that I’m just NOW drinking [...]

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

To tell the truth, I wince at some recent articles describing a financial institution’s renaming initiative – and the time, money and expertise that were surely spared on the effort to create their new name. [...]

Wear a pink tie: Be a he for she

Wear a pink tie: Be a he for she

Why wear a pink tie? Female CEOs are uncommon at large credit unions A significant pay gap still exists for women today Some men do not recognize the need to empower women Women can be [...]

How do you fix a broken pipeline?

How do you fix a broken pipeline?

How do you fix a broken pipeline? I’ll be honest: I’m not experienced in the fields of pipefitting or plumbing or natural gas distribution, but I can imagine that one accurate answer is, “[...]

Hello is this thing on?

Hello is this thing on?

Can you imagine Googling your credit union right now and finding nothing? Today that would mean you don’t exist. At all.  Imagine a time when there was no internet. If a member wanted to “[...]

Evolving payments

Evolving payments

Payment trends are tracked, analyzed, scrutinized and hypothesized over and over.  We have always paid attention to payments and how they are processed, completed, etc.  But, never as much as over the last two decades. [...]