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The one leadership mindset for growth in change

The one leadership mindset for growth in change

GROWING PAINS Growing Pains. Or…growing pains. Ah, now didn’t those two things bring two very different visceral responses? The former was a beloved, if not a bit cheesy in retrospect, sitcom chronicling the [...]

How to adjust your strategic plan with the Four S’s

How to adjust your strategic plan with the Four S’s

Your strategic plan created last fall is more than likely in a trashcan somewhere. Thank you, COVID-19. Strategic plans are one of the many casualties left in the pandemic’s wake. While situations have certainly [...]

Your CFO’s best friend during budget cuts

Your CFO’s best friend during budget cuts

CFOs are, understandably, making budget cuts across the board right now. As the economic downturn following COVID-19 takes its toll on the market and on individual consumers, credit union and community bank leaders are looking [...]

Three keys to thrive during economic downturn

Three keys to thrive during economic downturn

One of the funniest memes I saw recently was this one: Funny. Sad. True. When we were planning for 2020 in 2019, no one could have foreseen the pandemic or its devastating economic impact. But [...]

Be deliberate, not desperate, with your marketing

Be deliberate, not desperate, with your marketing

“We’re in a recession—we’ve got to cut marketing!” “Since our income is down we need to cut our expenses. So let’s start with marketing.” “We’re going to pause our marketing [...]

Be a better problem solver in 6 steps

Be a better problem solver in 6 steps

If you’re able to, think back to a time pre-the-current-crisis, when some within your organization (just like any organization) were no doubt bothered about this or that change, this or that problem, or whatever [...]

You can be an adaptable leader. Here’s how.

You can be an adaptable leader. Here’s how.

We’re quickly learning how important adaptability is, aren’t we? Organizations, teams, and individuals who are adaptable are having a bit of a better go during this current crisis, at least as it relates [...]

Work from home without losing your mind

Work from home without losing your mind

How in the world am I going to work from home without losing my mind? Or, if you’re a leader...How am I going to help my team work from home without slowly losing [...]