Articles by Lora Bray

Where Will You ‘Spend’ the Holidays?

Your CU is a reassuring source of expertise to help members manage their financial expectations.
December 24, 2013
Knowing how, why, and where consumers spend will help you help them keep their finances running smoothly.
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Allow Me to Introduce Myself

As the economy improves, more workers are looking for new employment opportunities.
December 9, 2013
Talent retention remains employers’ top HR priority.
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You Go, Girl!

In money matters, the balance of power appears to be shifting toward women.
November 25, 2013
Nearly two-thirds of women say they are the primary breadwinner in their households.
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On Being a Greedy Reader

Challenge yourself to explore unfamiliar topics.
November 18, 2013
‘Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.’
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The Perfect Cup of Joe

Leadership lessons from Starbucks provide grounds for member engagement.
November 12, 2013
Make your CU a part of members’ daily routine.
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Live and In Concert

How do you hone in on members’ needs and expectations—and get them singing your tune?
November 4, 2013
Attentiveness to members’ needs will result in repeated service encores.
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Get Your Kicks

Build a solid team with people who fit your company culture.
November 3, 2013
‘Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.’
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Don’t Get Caught By Surprise

Research shows how to scare off competitors and learn the technological tricks that treat your members.
October 21, 2013
Surprises can be good or bad.
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Twisted Vines

Look at lifestyle trends of the aging to help members be financially fit for retirement.
October 18, 2013
Doing nothing is a choice, but one that often leads to disappointing results.
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Taking the Leap

Consider how your CU can help members find happy financial landings.
October 2, 2013
‘The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it.’
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