Category Archives: Budgets
Let’s talk about innovation. We hear a lot about it. You may be innovators yourselves. Or you may work for an innovative organization. There is one irrefutable law of innovation that if enacted, will take you and your organizations to the very heights of innovation. It sounds simple enough but in reality, it takes a lot of hard work and dedication.
Here we go…. Continue reading
Everyone starts out each New Year by proclaiming that it will be their “best year ever.” Low and behold, when December rolls around, many people look back and wonder why it didn’t turn out that way. More often than not, it’s not because of anything we do. Rather, it’s because of the things we don’t do. Here are 3 reasons why 2016 probably will fall short of your expectations. Continue reading
We’ve arrived at YFP’s MOST-READ blog post of 2015!!
It’s fitting since it provides suggestions on how to motivate, energize, and inspire employees! Continue reading
The most effective leaders in history have a lot of things in common. To name a few: a great work ethic, high moral and ethical standards, an understanding of the principle of accountability, the ability to assemble a team of … Continue reading
Well it looks like Spring has finally arrived after a very long and cold winter. In my home, that means it’s time to break out the rakes to clean the mess that Old Man Winter makes in our backyard every … Continue reading
Throughout my travels, working with credit unions across the country and around the world, there is usually a lot of discussion related to weak communication between employees and management or among departments. This lack of communication is one of the … Continue reading
“You don’t build a business. You build people – and then the people build the business.” – Zig Ziglar The truth in that statement is so profound that I say to myself, “why don’t more business executives understand this?” I … Continue reading
Hello everyone! Back from vacation means back to the blogging! Recently, a good friend and colleague of mine was let go by his credit union. No names will be shared to protect him (the innocent and insanely talented) as well … Continue reading
**Originally posted on CU Insight – 11/30/12. It’s inevitable – at some point in the next few weeks your credit union’s management team will be deciding what the top priorities will be in 2013. Many credit unions have already identified … Continue reading
**Originally posted on CU Insight. 11/1/12 Stretching – it’s the first thing that we are told to do before any physical workout – whether it be running, weight-training, climbing, or other aerobic exercise. The advantages and benefits associated with stretching … Continue reading