Announcing the Credit Union Leader Master’s Scholarship

Announcing the Credit Union Leader Master’s Scholarship

Since 1982, Mountain West Credit Union Foundation has been working to advance the Credit Union movement through leadership development and initiatives that support the long-term success of credit unions in their communities. The Foundation exists because leadership is essential to the growth and success of the Credit Union Industry. As a cooperative, we must own […]

How to Inspire Loyalty

How to Inspire Loyalty

Loyalty is an important part of any organization’s culture, and like so many other aspects of a healthy work environment, its development rests largely on the shoulders of its leaders. A strong sense of loyalty can reduce turnover, encourage everyone to work hard and give their best, and promote a higher level of customer service. […]

Belfast or Bust!

Belfast or Bust!

For the past few years, the Gary Plank Scholarship has allowed the Foundation to send three young professionals and volunteers, one from each of our three states, to the World Credit Union Conference. This year, the Foundation has also afforded the same opportunity to a Development Educator. We are so pleased to announce this year’s […]

A New Opportunity to Attend the World Credit Union Conference This Year

A New Opportunity to Attend the World Credit Union Conference This Year

For the past few years, the Gary Plank Scholarship has allowed the Foundation to send three young professionals and volunteers, one from each of our three states, to the World Credit Union Conference. Named in honor of Gary Plank, a retired Arizona League President, the scholarship program is a remarkable opportunity for recipients who show […]

Solving the Puzzle of Motivation

Solving the Puzzle of Motivation

Motivation is a puzzle. Don’t you agree? Do you know why you sometimes feel extremely energized and motivated and why some days it’s all you can do to drag yourself out of bed? At times, I feel completely unmotivated to do things that I actually want to do. Why? As leaders, if we don’t have […]