What is The Credit Union Leadership Institute?

The Credit Union Leadership Institute “Credit Union Leadership Institute coaches and trainers have a wealth of knowledge and are willing share it for your benefit!  They are highly intelligent and care about your success, being fully invested with each individual and valuing the process of discovery for all the attendees … Read More

Mark the Calendar for the 7th Annual Foundation Gala

The 7th Annual Gala is slated for September 26th at Mile High Station. This year the Gala will include our well received emcee Jolly Demis, a new band, all the great awards including community impact, credit union of the year, distinguished service, and emerging leaders, and a few new twists … Read More

Behind The Scenes

One Credit Union Leader’s Experience at CUNA Management School and as an Executive Leadership Program Scholar Meet Adrianne Rexius, Chief Human Resources Officer for Landings Credit Union, and one of the recipients of the 2013 Mountain West Credit Union Foundation’s Executive Leadership Program scholarships. We sat down with Adrianne one day … Read More

2014 Miracle Marathon Headed Your Way

The 2014 Miracle Marathon set for September 16-October 12 has been updated and improved. It’s still 27 days for forward motion one mile at a time, but this year look for: Greater social engagement Improved website A free registration option Increased participant and team interaction More ways for you to … Read More

Still time to get your young collage bound members a scholarship

March 28th the Brayman-Beach Scholarship deadline will be upon us. If you know a promising young credit union member that could benefit from a $5,000 college scholarship be sure you get them an application.

Nominations for the Gary Plank Scholarship now open

The Gary Plank Scholarship Program is an opportunity for young credit union professionals and volunteers to attend the 2014 World Credit Union Conference in Queensland, Australia at the Gold Coast Convention Center July 27-30. This exciting event provides a unique perspective of the international credit union movement with highlights such … Read More

MWCUA Leadership Program Recipients for 2014

Introducing the 2014 Executive Leadership Program Recipients I am proud to introduce you to the Mountain West Credit Union Foundation’s Executive Leadership Program recipients for 2014. All three candidates exemplify the values and principles of Credit Union philosophy in every aspect of their life, both personal and professional, and are passionate … Read More

Discovering and Using Your Strengths

Discovering and Using Your Strengths Do you have the opportunity to do what you do best every day? Strengths are personal characteristics that cause us to feel energized and perform at our personal best. Understanding and using our strengths is simply about doing more of the things that we’re naturally … Read More

15 Of The Best Leadership Books of 2013

15 Of The Best Leadership Books of 2013 So many great books, so little time. We live in an age where it is simply impossible to consume even a fraction of all the great writing produced daily by talented and insightful authors. As a result, we are all becoming more … Read More

Becoming a Credit Union Development Educator

My Experience Becoming A Credit Union Development Educator (CUDE) by Lisett Olsen, CUDE, Business Development Officer, Alhambra Credit Union in Phoenix, AZ As I began my trip to Madison, Wisconsin, I was nervous, excited and extremely curious about what I was going to encounter once I got to Credit Union … Read More