Articles by Lora Bray
Know the housing trends, and be the institution that makes the difference.
March 19, 2012
With mortgage lending there’s more at stake than a simple refinance, first home purchase, or ‘routine’ foreclosure.Read More
Successful collaborations make our jobs easier and more rewarding.
March 1, 2012
Common goals help CUs create efficiencies.Read More
Readiness for the unexpected must be a 'core' competency.
February 20, 2012
A bird’s eye view of the international economic crisis.Read More
You surely got trouble if you aren’t networking.
February 13, 2012
Networking is critical for good business relations, strong member interaction, and community involvement—no matter what the definition of “community.”Read More
The plane truth about dealing with adversity and other issues.
February 6, 2012
Consider your disaster plan. If service is disrupted to your membership, will they ‘feel the love?Read More
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