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Diversity Insight: Set up to fail!

Diversity Insight: Set up to fail!

Fail! It is a strong word choice for a headline but, unfortunately, not far from the truth. A recent survey conducted by executive search consultancy Russell Reynolds of 234 diversity executives employed at companies on [...]

Dive deep for pearls of strategic insight

Dive deep for pearls of strategic insight

A survey conducted with 400 talent management leaders found that the No. 1 most valued skill in leaders today is strategic thinking. Unfortunately, research with 154 companies found that only three out of every 10 [...]

HR Answers: Stay. Engage. Grow.

HR Answers: Stay. Engage. Grow.

For employers large and small, the employee retention struggle is real. While throwing money at the problem may seem like a logical solution, we know modern employees value purpose, growth and impact more than fat [...]

Setting intentions and priorities for 2020

Setting intentions and priorities for 2020

Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? I do, though I call them intentions. I make intentions throughout the year, most often at the beginning of each new season.  I like to spend a few [...]

Ten things that deserve extra thought in 2020

Ten things that deserve extra thought in 2020

As we get ready to turn the page on 2019, there is plenty to think about. Not only is 2020 an election year, but the economy is sending mixed signals, painting a backdrop of uncertainty. [...]

Why buy insurance from a credit union?

Why buy insurance from a credit union?

The most obvious reason a member—or non-member, if your credit union sells insurance through a credit union service organization—might go to a CU for insurance rather than an insurance company or some other [...]

The ransomware threat

The ransomware threat

Most credit unions have heard about ransomware attacks, but few have experienced them, says Ray Murphy, chief information security officer at LEO Cyber Security, Dallas. “The criminals are now exploiting schools, healthcare—including hospitals and [...]

On Compliance: Make the most of your SAR writing efforts

On Compliance: Make the most of your SAR writing efforts

Suspicious activity report writing and filing is arguably one of the most important responsibilities of financial crimes professionals. In 2018, FinCEN Director Kenneth A. Blanco testified that Bank Secrecy Act reporting, particularly through CTRs (currency [...]