Items Tagged with 'board'


Build a Better Board

A variety of skills and viewpoints can give your board a fresh perspective.
June 26, 2014
CUs find new board talent by implementing term limits, leveraging board committees, and reaching out to community leaders.
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Build Enduring Greatness on Your Board

Use these four strategies to ensure your CU stays relevant to members today and tomorrow.
June 11, 2014
Directors with forward-looking viewpoints position them as strategic partners with their CEOs.
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Five Types of Board Members To Avoid

You don't want these folks on your team, say Jack and Suzy Welch.
November 19, 2013
A bad director or three can break the board.
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Pennsylvania CU Association Names New CEO

Patrick Conway to join PCUA October 28.
September 24, 2013
New CEO began his career in the district office of former Rep. Bill Clinger (R-Pa.).
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Boards Benefit When 'Devil’s Advocates' Are Present

‘Values-based opposition’ improves your CU’s chance of making better decisions.
August 19, 2013
Directors should constructively challenge conventional thinking, investigate additional options, and combat hubris and the tug of short-term emotions.
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Making the Most of Mergers

Seven ways to reduce costs, boost revenue, and achieve a happier, lasting union.
March 26, 2013
In the best-case scenario, the merging CUs come out better than either one was before.
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Volunteer Leadership: What’s Old Is New Again

The role of board leadership is as strong as ever.
January 13, 2013
One great strength of our movement is the volunteer board of directors.
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What’s Your Board’s Oversight Style?

Governance expert describes the continuum of board oversight styles, from rubber-stamping to micromanaging.
November 19, 2012
‘Do CEOs like rubber stamping boards? A good CEO won’t.’
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Online Resources Create Board Leaders

CU trainers need to be directors’ navigators.
October 14, 2012
Advances in technology make it easier for board members to become the expert leaders their CUs need them to be.
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Where Will Your Next CEO Come From?

Open search yields best candidates for CEO.
September 21, 2012
Limiting your search to one avenue overlooks the importance of selecting a CEO with the right combination of skills and vision.
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