Uncertainty in market rates can be nerve-wracking. It is also a catalyst for really taking control of what you can control. Many credit unions have a very efficient process for indirect lending. Why? Two main reasons. The margins are very thin, and the dealers demand speed. So while you can’t control market rates, you can […]
If you are not seeing an increase in credit card acquisitions, you may want to take a look at the ease and timeliness of your online credit card application process. In Example A, we see that 69% of this credit union’s credit card applications are taking over 4 hours from the time the member applies […]
The following blog post was written by c. myers and originally published by CUES on June 3, 2019. Process improvement is all about looking at the things we do from a new point of view. Usually we’re looking at things that have been done the same way for a long time. It’s not always easy […]
If you’re tired of feeling scattered and stressed about implementation, try the following tips: 1. Break the cycle of everyone scattering to get back to “work” after strategic planning As you are scheduling your strategic planning process, simultaneously schedule solid blocks of time for key stakeholders to get together and think strategically about implementation. One […]
Yes, there can be competitive advantages in what feels like a commoditized industry. One effective competitive advantage is a disciplined approach to strategic implementation. This c. notes highlights 6 organizational habits required by executives who have decided to make strategic implementation a competitive advantage. To read this article and others, please visit our c. notes page.