Firefly Credit Union® announces new President/CEO

BURNSVILLE – Firefly Credit Union’s Board of Directors has named Dale Turner as their new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective in November. Turner’s experience spans several financial institutions. He currently serves as EVP/Chief Sales & Service Officer for San Diego County Credit Union (SDCCU) in San Diego, CA.

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Talent: Developing & Leveraging Your Most Valuable Asset

Tammy Heikkinen and Peter Myers, SVP of DDJ Myers, outline the transformational practices that MCCU has implemented to enable its human capital to become its most valued and leveraged asset. This webinar will cover the best-practices approach to develop executive and mid-level talent to meet the needs of tomorrow’s strategic priorities.

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3 Ways To Get Your Board Unstuck in 2018

Boards are in a time and place of immense opportunities and challenges. How they think, behave, produce, coordinate, and build a relationship with the CEO in the past no longer works for the future. This informative podcast features the research that creates sustainable and replicable successful board dynamics and processes.

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It’s Critical to Invest in Your Emerging Leaders Today

Join Devon Lyon, Director of Education for NAFCU, and expert presenter Peter Myers, Senior Vice President for DDJ Myers, as they discuss why developing the next generation of leaders and establishing a leadership program plays an integral part of strategic succession planning and talent management strategy for credit unions.

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The Missing Elements in Strategic Planning Part 2

The ever changing industry dynamics facing boards and executive teams require a reinvigorated approach to formulating and executing the strategic plan. Volunteers and management alike are all asking for the same evolution in the dialogue: bigger picture focused, less tactical, more robust discussion, more inclusion, and clear measures of success. The missing element? The proven structure and roadmap to produce meaningful change in the strategic planning process.

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The Missing Elements in Strategic Planning Part 1

The ever changing industry dynamics facing boards and executive teams require a reinvigorated approach to formulating and executing the strategic plan. Volunteers and management alike are all asking for the same evolution in the dialogue: bigger picture focused, less tactical, more robust discussion, more inclusion, and clear measures of success. The missing element? The proven structure and roadmap to produce meaningful change in the strategic planning process.

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The Missing Link in Strategic Execution: Developing Mid-Level Leaders

This white paper outlines DDJ Myers’ approach to developing the talents of mid-level contributors and managers to become strategic players in their organizations. The award-winning Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) empowers and engages participants to enhance their competencies, strategic orientation, and productive relationships with peers, executives, and staff.

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Shawn Gilfedder Named as Kitsap Credit Union President/CEO

The Kitsap Credit Union (KCU) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Shawn Gilfedder will join the organization as its new President & CEO, effective October 1, 2018. Shawn comes to KCU after more than a decade of service as President & CEO of McGraw-Hill Federal Credit Union (MHFCU), headquartered in East Windsor, New Jersey.

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Where To Find Your Next Superstar Employee

Every chief executive officer (CEO) wants superstars in his or her company. Superstars are high performers, innovative, creative, and they deliver outstanding results. Superstars are highly sought-after performers who make their managers look great.

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Leadership Matters: Orienting Mid-Level Leaders To Strategy

What would happen if they knew how to connect every project to the organization’s overall purpose? Being promoted is often thought of as an opportunity to work exclusively from the proverbial 30,000-foot view. Yet, as many executives know, a new title doesn’t make you a strategist.

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