CUInsight Minute with Linda Lafortune – February 5, 2021

Our favorites from the week in sixty seconds

Welcome to the CUInsight Minute, sixty seconds from our Projects & Partnership Coordinator Linda Lafortune with our favorite reads of the week.


The surprising truth about executive blind spots and trust
by DEBORAH MERSINO, Mersino Consulting, LLC
No one likes to hear about their blind spots. We might even dismiss them – thinking they don’t have a big impact. Yet, as we all know, “Objects in the mirror may be closer than they appear.”  (read more)

Talent development has gone beyond pivotal to pivoting
Talent development has been pivotal for a long time. That is, it has been of crucial importance to the growth and ultimate success of individuals, teams, departments and organizations. (read more)

The 2 imperatives of brand leadership and why 2021 is the year to step up
This is a transformative moment for credit unions. Members’ needs have evolved and changed greatly in the past 12 months (we just passed the grim anniversary of the first COVID-19 death in the US). At the same time, their options for financial services have increased. Thanks to the accelerated digital adoption prompted by the pandemic, consumers are now more open to considering non-traditional banking options, and the competition has only compounded in response. (read more)


Linda Lafortune

Linda Lafortune

Linda is the Director of Learning & Client Support at CUInsight.  She has an extensive background in the credit union industry having worked in both large and small credit unions, in ... Web: Details