Monthly Archives: March 2017

Removing Motivational Barriers

Removing Motivational Barriers

I don’t know about you, but I am definitely experiencing a bit of spring fever these days. The sun is out, the days are getting longer, leaves are appearing on trees, and I find myself sitting at my desk itching to get outside. Granted, a little spring fever is really just a minor hindrance if […]

Scholarships are Available to Attend this Year’s World Credit Union Conference in Austria!

Scholarships are Available to Attend this Year’s World Credit Union Conference in Austria!

Every year, the Gary Plank Scholarship Program provides three $5000 scholarships for young Credit Union professionals and volunteers (35 and younger), and one Development Educator of any age, to attend the World Credit Union Conference. And, this year’s conference is in Vienna, Austria! Named in honor of retired Arizona League President, Gary Plank, the scholarship […]

The Danger of Toxic Team Members

The Danger of Toxic Team Members

At the risk of sounding clichéd, attitude is everything. So much of what we accomplish and how we experience life, both personally and professionally, is ultimately dependent on our attitude. Not only is attitude important to the quality of our own lives, it has a real effect on those around us and the overall culture […]

Congratulations to the 2017 Executive Leadership Scholars!

Congratulations to the 2017 Executive Leadership Scholars!

We are proud to introduce this group of elite emerging leaders devoted to the development of ongoing growth and leadership. All Executive Leadership Scholars are selected using a comprehensive process including application submission, letters of recommendation, leadership skills assessments, and panel interviews. The program is a five-year journey during which scholars are taught leadership skills, […]