Today's Links 09/17

Top link: Happy Bankers, Mobile Bankers

  • Why should you care? Want to increase your financial institution’s satisfaction scores? Just get more consumers using your mobile banking platform. Four out of five consumers who use mobile banking apps say they are satisfied with their bank.

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Today's Links 09/16

Top link: #CUWCS 2014 Rewind

  • Why should you care? That's a wrap. The 5th annual CU Water Cooler Symposium has come to a close and, by all accounts, it was the best yet (once again). Thanks to everyone who attended, to all of our sponsors, to all of guest speakers, to all of our editors and to all of our organizers and volunteers. We couldn't do this without you! 

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Today's Links 09/03

Top link: Top 50 Worst Things To Say In The Workplace

  • Why should you care? Four hundred supervisors, managers, leaders and front line staff from various industries in six states and ten countries were asked to share statements they made, or heard others communicate that were considered untactful and made others defensive.

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Today's Links 08/28

Top link: Dissecting The So-Called Rise In Bank Branch Popularity

  • Why should you care? Ron Shevlin sticks to his guns that this is not about a resurgence in branch popularity–and that, if anything, the impact of mobile on branches is bad news for branches, not good news.

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This will help you understand why your kids watch other kids play video games

Today's Links 08/26

Top link: Mobility Matters: Has Mobile Banking Plateaued?

  • Why should you care? Forget bad weather, traffic jams, and kids asking, "Are we there yet?" The real headache for many travelers is a quickly growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.

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Today's Links 08/25

Top link: Gen Y Consumers Don’t Want eChecking Accounts

  • Why should you care? In a recent BankChoice Monitor survey, only 24% of Gen Y consumers currently shopping for checking accounts are comfortable with an account that requires they only use electronic channels like mobile banking and ATM machines, compared to 33% of Gen X consumers aged between 30 and 39.

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Just for fun

Today's Links 08/18

Top link: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Predatory Lending (HBO)

  • Why should you care? If credit unions were formed, at least in part, to protect consumers from predatory lending...we're doing it wrong. (WARNING: Some saucy language starts at 15:30) 

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