MADISON, Wis. (7/6/10)--This year’s Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Community Credit Union and Growth Conference will focus on ways credit unions can grow their membership and revenue through innovative strategies. The conference, in Boston Oct. 6-9, is themed “Putting the Pieces Together for Growth.” Credit unions attending the conference will learn:
* How to launch growth initiatives, including ones that reach out to the rapidly expanding youth and underserved populations; * Strategic ways to use traditional and non-traditional marketing strategies, like social media, to build relationships in the community. * How to grow revenue and stay strong through recessionary times.
Keynoters will be Dr. Kevin Freiberg, author of “BOOM! 7 Choices for Blowing the Doors Off Business-As-Usual” and president of San Diego Consulting Group, and Ty Warren, author of “White Hat Leadership: How to Maximize Personal and Employee Productivity.” General sessions include:
* Economic Outlook for Credit Unions, featuring CUNA Senior Economist Steve Rick; * Best Practices in Community Credit Union Performance; and * Compliance Issues Impacting Credit Unions.
Also, CUNA will present the 2010 Community Credit Union of the Year Award during the conference. The award recognizes outstanding work by community credit unions. For more information, use the link.