Human Resources Archives

What is your human capital strategy?

What is your human capital strategy?

As we bask in the last long days of August, I am reminded of how my friends and I would end each summer during middle school: Lounging in my backyard (unconcerned about the damaging effects [...]

Remember your WHY when strategic planning

Remember your WHY when strategic planning

As many credit union executives and volunteers congregate around board tables this fall for their all-important strategic planning meetings, I wanted to share some brain food from one of my favorite authors, Simon Sinek. He [...]

Don’t believe distractions cost? Think again!

Don’t believe distractions cost? Think again!

Did you know it takes, on average, 23 minutes to refocus your mental effort and energy on a task after being interrupted? Have you ever considered how many times you’re interrupted in a day? [...]

Service never goes out of style

Service never goes out of style

When you’ve been in business for over 40 years, you learn a number of things about change. Business, society, technology, and people evolve. Forty years ago we didn’t have cell phones, the Walkman [...]