Articles by Lora Bray
Every position has unpleasant tasks, but they enhance the pleasant, rewarding facets of our jobs
January 30, 2012
This week's roundup offers some leadership nuggets and thoughts on what the sluggish economy means for members.Read More
CUs must commit themselves to perpetual adaptation to remain relevant to members.
January 23, 2012
Health-care expenses, restricted small business financing, and other issues continue to challenge consumers.Read More
The answers we seek aren’t always obvious—nor are the questions we need to ask.
January 9, 2012
This week’s roundup examines the world economy, income inequality, the ongoing health-care debate, and other issues of the day.Read More
Don't let aversion to risk sink your CU.
January 2, 2012
Are your practices “tried and true” or “tried and tired?”Read More
How is a flood of retirement issues and the changing American family affecting your members?
December 19, 2011
Focus on communication, collaboration, and mutual understanding to meet members’ needs.Read More
Forging member relationships with a personal touch isn't always a cakewalk
December 19, 2011
How will you keep foreclosures, delinquencies, and a poor job outlook from doing a number on your CU?Read More
Are you meeting members’ expectations?
December 5, 2011
Your CU makes an impression on members with its attitudes, knowledge, outreach, expertise, and reputation.Read More
Does your CU think outside the shoe box?
December 1, 2011
Don’t let your CU miss the opportunity to challenge members’ and the public’s expectations of what you have to offer.Read More
Lora's Research Roundup
Research reveals consumer plans for holiday spending and disparities in household income.
November 21, 2011
Despite pervasive economic unpleasantness, we still have much to be thankful for this holiday week.Read More