Musings from the CU Suite

Dec 17, 2021

NAFCU's Credit Union Weekend Reading Pile

Compiled by Anthony Demangone, Powered by NAFCU

I wish I had a witty opening, but my mind is drawing a blank. And in any event, you have a Holiday-related do-list that is growing by the minute.

With that in mind, enjoy this week’s reading pile. And if we can help you with any work-related tasks, just say the word!

  • McKinsey’s Global Banking Annual Review. (McKinsey)
  • Six predictions for banking in 2022. (U.S. News)
  • Rainfall amounts are changing in the U.S. (USA TodaySeems like this could be a big deal.
  • A nice article on the power of perspective. (NY Post)
  • The personal savings rate returns to pre-pandemic levels. (E21)
  • The pyramid of modern marketing. (Godin)
  • Mortgage delinquencies continue to drop. (Calculated Risk)
  • 7 ways to avoid the pitfalls of optimism. (Leadership Freak)
  • 70 percent of lenders expect to use open banking within two years. (altfiJust what is open banking? Read this.
  • Computers are getting very good at writing. Very, very good. (WaPost)
  • Why you should care about Facebook’s big push into the metaverse. (Vox)
  • The future of mobile financial services beyond the smart phone. (FB)
  • As forbearance ends… (Calculated Risk)

About the Author

Anthony Demangone, Executive Vice President and COO, NAFCU

Anthony Demangone, NCCO is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at NAFCU, where he oversees day-to-day operations and manages the association's education, marketing, membership, human resources, building facilities, finance and information technology functions. He also authors NAFCU's executive blog, Musings from the CU Suite and co-authored "Managing and Leading Well," a book for credit union leaders, with NAFCU President and CEO Dan Berger.

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