Today's Links 07/07

Top link: Advice And Paper Pushing In Banking Will Be Killed by AI

  • Why should you care? From Brett King on Banking4Tomorrow, "For over 100 years employment has been shifting out of big industry and into services. Whether agriculture, fishing, mining or in the last 50 years manufacturing, as processes become automated, we’ve shifted to jobs where humans matter. But in a world where the ability of a human is surpassed by artificial intelligence, there is a real risk that many humans will lose their jobs."

Stories of interest

Posted on July 7, 2015 .

Today's Link 07/06

Top link: Warning to Banking Industry: Innovate or Die

  • Why should you care? From Bryan Yurcan on The Financial Brand, "The banking industry is increasingly competitive, with product development, delivery and consumer engagement all being driven by the need for a more mobile, social and data driven experience. To this end, banking innovation needs to focus on creating a customer-centric business model and an infrastructure that is seamless to the customer."

Stories of interest

Just for fun


Posted on July 6, 2015 .

Today's Links 07/03

Top link: Talking TILA-RESPA, Rock Stars And The NFL With CUNA's Jim Nussle

  • Why should you care? From Mike Lawson on CUbroadcast, "Before we all head off to enjoy our 4th of July weekend celebrations, here's a short chat we recently had with CUNA's President/CEO Jim Nussle on a myriad of topics his organization is juggling at the moment."

Stories of interest

Posted on July 3, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/30

Top link: Mobile Banking Increasingly Part of Daily Life

  • Why should you care? From Jim Marous on The Financial Brand, "A study from Chase Bank illustrates how consumers are increasingly doing their banking through online and mobile channels, including while at work, at the store or even while on a date."

Stories of interest

Posted on June 30, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/26

Top link: You Can PechaKucha Too!

  • Why should you care? From Tim McAlpine on the CU Water Cooler, "In addition to our editors and guest speakers taking the stage at the CU Water Cooler Symposium in Kansas City this year, we'll once again be featuring a number of PechaKucha talks. See what a PechaKucha talk is by watching a fantastic example by Ronaldo Hardy at last year's Symposium. Interested? There are six PechaKucha speaking slots available for our attendees. If you are coming to the Symposium and think you've got something interesting to share, submit your idea by July 15."

Stories of interest

Just for inspiration

Posted on June 26, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/25

Top link: Your CU Doesn’t Need An Apple Watch App

  • Why should you care? From Tim McAlpine on the CUES Skybox, "My Apple Watch arrived in early June. I ordered it on the release date (don’t judge me), and waited and waited for it to arrive. Meanwhile, I read the good, the tepid and the bad reviews. I did my best to reserve judgment."

Stories of interest

Posted on June 25, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/23

Top link: Are You Ready for the Next Phase in Branch Transformation? 

  • Why should you care? From Jenni Palocsik on The Financial Brand, "Banking branch transformation must go beyond cost reduction and automation to include workforce optimization and improved customer interactions that will lead to increased sales and satisfaction."

Stories of interest

Posted on June 23, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/16

Top link: The Uberization Of Banking

  • Why should you care? From Simon Mathews on The Financial Brand, "The financial services industry must rise to the challenge of disruptive technology and the expectations of enhanced digital experience models to remain competitive as the primary consumer interface for banking services."

Stories of interest

Posted on June 16, 2015 .

Today's Links 06/10

Top link: Serving Remote Communities

  • Why should you care? From William Azaroff on the CU Water Cooler, "I’ve been at Vancity for almost 10 years. In those years, I’ve worked on many exciting, innovative and impactful projects. Recently I worked on one that has meant more to me than almost any other."

Stories of interest

Just for fun (and awareness)

Posted on June 10, 2015 .