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Maine CUs' Volunteer Time Grew 22% Last Year

June 01, 2006
Maine CUs' Volunteer Time Grew 22% Last Year June 1, 2006 Maine credit union staff and directors volunteered more than 20,000 hours of their time in 2005, a 22% increase over 2004, according to the Maine Credit Union League. Based on figures from the Points of Light Foundation, which calculates... READ MORE

Board Nominations, Elections, And Term Limits

January 01, 2006
Board Nominations, Elections, And Term Limits January 1, 2006 By Barbara Wirtz The National Cooperative Business Association's (NCBA) new survey regarding nominations, elections, and term limits for credit union directors raise questions that will require thoughtful and courageous analysis to answer. Challenges from the banking industry are prompting credit unions... READ MORE

Evaluate, Improve Board Performance

January 01, 2006
Evaluate, Improve Board Performance January 1, 2006 A new online assessment tool allows credit unions to evaluate board members' competencies on a group and individual level, and receive solutions and resources to improve overall board performance. BoardAssessment.com is a subscription-based assessment tool that evaluates board members' knowledge in five key... READ MORE

The Art Of Shmoozing: Connect On A Deeper Level

November 01, 2005
The Art Of Shmoozing: Connect On A Deeper Level November 1, 2005 Cell phones, e-mail, and virtual meetings may have made it easier to reach people, but they haven't made it easier to connect with people. That's why sales consultant Richard Abraham wants to revive the lost art of shmoozing.... READ MORE

It's Late. Do You Know Where Your Value Proposition Is?

October 01, 2005
It's Late. Do You Know Where Your Value Proposition Is? October 1, 2005 By Clark Crowdus Here's a value proposition found on San Francisco's Craigslist 'Personals' section: "The girl you marry" "Think librarian, beautiful but demure, 5'5", slender, sexy, sharp as a tack and successful, but with a soft side,... READ MORE
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