Before tackling this week’s interesting mix of items from CU Land, including CU-people-turned songwriters, how this year’s March Madness Cinderella was compared to a credit union, and what’s happening in mergers outside CUs, I want to thank Harland Clarke for becoming the latest company to sponsor kb-studio.ru’s CUTomorrow Conference.
Kayla Guerrero had never heard of Credit Unions for Kids, or even the Children’s Miracle Network for that matter.
We were practically sprinting down a stairway inside a hotel in San Francisco when we reached the point where the stairs pivot to turn 180 degrees in the other direction.
A presidential prohibition on the press. A national brand message for CUs. Why insubordination is critical to grow. All that and more was to be found in the Washington Convention Center and hotel lobbies.
It is a very rare moment in life when you actually realize you’re living right in a moment of an historic change.
Let me apologize right up front for any typos: I’m writing this from a dark, locked hotel conference room two floors below ground.
Attention, Crashers! Hold off on the selfies for a minute, because you need to make 2018 the year you individually and collectively crash a really consequential issue that involves your futures
They’re just data points now, inanimate cells on an Excel spreadsheet.
Credit unions have invested heavily with both time and money in financial literacy, especially in schools.
There’s a four-letter word one person says credit unions should stop using, and that won’t be easy, because bank-bashing is a staple of credit union meetings and media messages.