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Dec 3, 2015 10:00:00 AM

5 Steps to a Strong Pipeline of Bank Leaders

In 1992, the Green Bay Packers starting quarterback suffered an injury. Brett Favre stepped in and the team never missed a beat. Sixteen years later as Favre approached retirement, Aaron Rodgers took the starting position. The team continued a legacy of strong leadership.

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Topics: Leadership, Banking Climate

Jul 16, 2014 12:45:00 PM

Positive Outlook is a Choice

Psychologists estimate that roughly 80% of your day is filled with negative thoughts. In the current economic and regulatory environment, it might seem like 100% for bank executives!

If you are like me, you are constantly trying to figure out the “next step” in reaching your goals and trying to anticipate the next barrier coming your way. For banking executives, that process is justifiably difficult, because they never know what will come out of the next congressional meeting or regulatory exam. 

These days, it seems like banks are hit with something new every time they turn around. It poses the question, how do you stay positive when it seems like everything in the foreseeable future is only more cumbersome and expensive?

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Topics: Banking Climate