Articles by Bill Merrick

CUNA Economist Gives ‘Rosiest’ Forecast in Seven Years

Improving labor market, lack of inflation continue to buoy economy.
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‘There’s a tremendous amount of pent-up demand in the system.’
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Guard Against Employment Practices Liability Claims

Such claims are on the rise, risk management expert warns.
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Four steps to protect your CU from litigation.
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Regulators Focus on Interest-Rate Risk

Be prepared to answer pointed questions from examiners.
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Schenk: 'Aggregate CU risk profiles are low and manageable.'
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Council Corner: Risk-Based Capital

CFO says NCUA's proposal 'would have a material impact' on his CU.
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CFO says NCUA's proposal 'would have a material impact' on his CU.
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Advocacy Puts Board Members on Offense

‘Don’t underestimate the influence you have.’
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As unpaid volunteers, directors’ input on CU issues carries substantial weight with legislators.
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CUNA Councils’ Milestone Bodes Well for Movement

CU leader credits success to professional development.
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Royal CU CEO Rudy Pereira takes career advice to heart.
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Humanize the Digital Banking Experience With ‘Storyselling’

‘The traditional banking model is ‘broken and flawed,’ Lay says.
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‘It’s the real moment that sells online.’
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Simon Sinek: ‘Be the Leader You Wish You Had’

Positive leadership is like parenting, says America’s CU Conference keynoter.
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Create a ‘circle of safety’ to gain employees’ trust and loyalty.
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Ten Core Values Drive Zappos

'Culture is the driver for our success.'
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'Culture is the driver for our success.'
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First-Quarter Setback Won’t Derail Economy

Expect 3% economic growth for the rest of the year.
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‘Consumers have paid down debt and consumer confidence is rising.’
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