Mergers Offer Opportunities for Credit Union Members, Employees

Mergers Offer Opportunities For Employees

Banks are in business for profit, and their clientele are exactly that: customers fueling profits. The advantage of credit union banking has always been its customer service; “membership” is the advantage. Because of a credit union’s not-for-profit status,… Read More

The 3rd Best Day of My Life

3rd Best Day of My Life - A Credit Union Merger

We lifted our glasses of champagne in celebration; After months of evaluating merger proposals from several credit unions, selecting a finalist, and completing the final negotiations my client could finally breathe a sigh of relief.  Leaning back in… Read More

The Squeeze On Small Credit Unions

The Squeeze On Small Credit Unions

There was a time when a quaint, small credit union could compete with the bigger organizations in town. In simpler times, things were a lot different; however, today’s ultra-competitive credit union economy relies on economies of scale in… Read More

5 Ways Employees Benefit From Mergers

How Credit Union Employees Benefit From Mergers

Just the term “merger” can send shivers through your employees – what will happen after two companies combine, and how will it affect you? Adversarial mergers form interesting themes in modern fiction, however, they can be an enormous… Read More

5 Ways to Motivate Employees During a Credit Union Merger

Motivating Employees During Merger

Credit union mergers are common. According to the National Credit Union Association (NCUA), there were  19 mergers in May, 25 mergers in April, and 12 mergers in March. That doesn’t mean all mergers are successful.  Most merger failures… Read More

Are Mergers a Good Thing for Credit Union Members?

790 KGMI Radio Guest Host Mike Hudson recently invited Glenn Christensen, President of CEO Advisory Group, to participate on the show Saturday Morning Live.  Glenn and Mike discussed the credit union industry growth and how members and employees… Read More

Employees Win

The future of credit union jobs teem with growth through benefits such as increased total compensation and a new range of career advancement opportunities