Graduates of the 2017 CUNA Management School, held July 16-26 in Madison, earned 52 Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designations. Awarded upon completion of all three years of the school, the designation signifies full knowledge of and preparedness for credit union leadership.
During the last general session of the 2017 World Credit Union Conference in Vienna, Austria, Simon Mainwaring, brand consultant and founder of We First, Inc., urged credit unions to share a story that resonates with consumers.
Halfway through its second year, WINcentive, Minnesota credit unions’ prize-linked savings program, has helped the state's credit union members save more than $3.5 million, with almost 500 new accounts opened.
CUNA released the 2017-2018 version of CUNA Compensation Analytics, a cloud-based search tool that lets users easily search and extract data from the 2017-2018 CUNA Staff Salary Report, a compilation of compensation data from credit unions nationwide.
Keynote speaker Susan Etlinger, data analyst with Altimeter, a Prophet Company and TED speaker focused on big data strategy and principles in ethical data use during Monday's general session at the 2017 World Credit Union Conference in Vienna, Austria.
CUNA Credit Union Financial Counselor Workshop--an all-new event that allows Certified Credit Union Financial Counselors to recertify their designations, refresh their counseling skills, and discover new techniques for meeting members’ financial needs--will debut Sept. 17-18 in Tempe, Ariz.
Brian McCrory, president of the Irish League of Credit Unions, has been elected chair of World Council of Credit Unions board of directors. McCrory, who succeeded Daniel Burns, representing the Canadian Credit Union Association, formally took office during the World Credit Union Conference Annual General Meeting on Monday in Vienna, Austria.
The 2017 CUNA Council CFO Forum will take place Dec. 6-7, at the Venetian Casino Resort in Las Vegas. During the engagement-focused event, credit union CFOs convene to assess the financial landscape of the credit union industry, exchange stories and best practices, and forge professional connections that lead to collaboration.
CUNA wrote in support of legislation Monday that is a step forward in addressing the threat of litigation under the Americans With Disabilities Act, urging legislators to consider how credit unions are being impacted by frivolous litigation.
CUNA and league partners the are working with Congress to remedy an issue surrounding compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and are seeking guidance on what is required for websites and online banking software.