Articles by Craig Sauer

Charting Your Course Through 2014

Before setting goals, be sure you hear from marketing, IT, and finance.
January 2, 2014
It's important to receive feedback from your entire staff before making plans and setting goals for the coming year.
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Ten Pearls of Wisdom for CU Marketers

Realize that changing people is near impossible.
November 20, 2013
Aim for the heart, not the head.
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Walking the Community Development Path

Freedom First FCU is transforming a community—one story at a time.
November 12, 2013
Five years ago, the credit union’s leadership team took a step back, looked around, and saw their members and communities in need.
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CU Rock Star

Empowering Employees to Serve Members

'You've got to keep yourself pumped up.'
November 8, 2013
Branch manager leads by example with high energy and empathy.
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Three Steps Toward Community Development

Opportunity exists for many credit unions to adopt the community development mission.
November 1, 2013
The goal is to build something that will last.
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Emma Smalley

The Accidental Educator

‘Many of our proposed members do not have a firm grasp on the language, much less the financial system.’
October 9, 2013
‘Many of our proposed members do not have a firm grasp on the language, much less the financial system.’
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Teri Robinson

Her Refusal to Quit Is an Inspiration

‘It took a lot of dedication to keep our founding leaders’ dreams alive.’
October 9, 2013
‘It took a lot of dedication to keep our founding leaders’ dreams alive.’
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Dick Nesvold

Steward of the Movement's Principles

'It’s not just about being bigger.'
October 9, 2013
'It’s not just about being bigger.'
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Heather Moshier

Getting Results and Enabling CUs

'The business must drive technology.'
October 9, 2013
'The business must drive technology.'
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Chad Helminak and Christopher Morris

They Sing the Songs That Make the CU World Sing

‘No one told us to start a CU band, but somewhere along the way people encouraged us to be creative and that happened.’
October 8, 2013
‘No one told us to start a CU band, but somewhere along the way people encouraged us to be creative and that happened.’
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