Recruiting younger workers? Salary isn’t necessarily their top priority.
In fact, the ability to use social media, mobile devices, and the Internet more freely in the workplace is strong enough to influence young people’s job choices, sometimes more than salary, according to Cisco’s 2nd annual Connected World Technology Report.
The survey focused on college students ages 18 to 23 and professionals younger than age 30 across 14 countries.
CUNA Fin Ed Tools Win Eddie Awards
CUNA’s Plan It and MoneyMix—two onlineEdge personal financial education
products—won Folio: Magazine’s 2011 Eddie Awards.
Both are honored for their excellence in editorial content:
The Eddie Awards program is the largest magazine awards program in the U.S. It received more than 2,000 entries, and judges selected only 400 winners.
Find more about Plan It and MoneyMix at cuna.org.
Invest in America Is Wegner Award’s Outstanding Program
Invest in America supports credit unions’ mission through efforts such as raising awareness of credit union benefits, offering discounts to members, providing credit unions member loyalty programs, and sponsoring financial literacy initiatives such as the Emmy Award-winning children’s show Biz Kid$. For these efforts, Invest in America—managed by CU Solutions Group—receives the National Credit Union Foundation’s 2012 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Outstanding Program.
The program’s key initiatives include its Big Ticket program, which focuses on increasing new membership and vehicle loan volume; its Membership Rewards program, designed to increase credit unions’ card transactions by offering savings on products and services most used by members; and offering marketing platforms for credit unions.
Visit ncuf.coop for information on the awards dinner, held in March during CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C.