Musings from the CU Suite

Sep 08, 2023

Tattoos; This Week's Reading Pile

Written by Anthony Demangone, Powered by NAFCU

I don’t have a tattoo. I’m not anti-tattoo. It just isn’t my thing.  But if I did get one, it might very well be this…

Boy Howdy!

Boy-howdy. Wise words that I need to follow more often! Have a great weekend. Thanks for what you do – it matters.  Now, start reading!

  • J.M. Smucker – using 22 core weeks in its return-to-office plan. (WSJ)
  • China is experiencing…deflation. (BI)
  • The Le Guin precepts. (Godin)
  • Job openings continue to drop. (SHRM)
  • Americans don’t use all their vacation time. (Forbes)
  • The biggest opportunity in customer service. (Shep Hyken) Yes! 100 times yes!
  • Change your friends. Change your life. (Leadership Freak)
  • Student loan payments resume in October. (Entrepreneur) I wonder if this will push people back into the workforce?
  • The best financial books of all time. (Entrepreneur) Good list for gifts and member give always!
  • Drones are helping to re-forest! (Mongabay) New technology doing good!
  • What the return to office looks like globally. (Bloomberg)
  • Nobody knows anything, John Wick edition. (Ritholtz)

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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