Hackers using 'cybersquatting' tactics to spoof websites of UK's biggest banks
DomainTools found 110 fake HSBC websites were used in the cybercrime scam.
Women slowly power up hedge fund ranks
The gender balance in UK hedge funds and private equity firms, currently painfully lopsided, is incrementally evening out.
6 Reasons to Take a Temporary Position
These days finding a full-time position isn’t easy, but never fear, temporary positions are here! Check out these 6 reasons to take a temp position.
What it takes to beat megabanks
CNN Money recently reported that three of the nation’s largest banks (JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo) collected more than $6.4 billion in ATM and overdraft fees from customers last year. In fact, when JPMorgan raised their ATM fees by 50 cents at the end of 2015, they increased ATM fee revenue by 22 percent in …
How your credit union can motivate millennials
As a millennial myself, it’s hard not to resent the often-negative stigma placed on our demographic. Sure, some individuals aged 18-34 are unmotivated and entitled, but these characteristics can also describe many in other age groups as well. For those credit union managers that do find it difficult to inspire their millennial workforce, consider these …
I Just Finished an Interview. Now What?
F-O-R-T-U-N-E Personnel Consultants (FPC) upholds a continuing commitment to integrity, honesty and professionalism in executive recruiting.
How a high-performing credit union upped their game
This is the story of a highly successful organization that wanted to up their game. After taking a look in the mirror, they decided to change their approach to project management. Headquartered in the lovely town of Santa Rosa in Northern California, $3 billion plus Redwood Credit Union (RCU) always has lots of big initiatives …
What credit union core processors won't tell you
We talk a good deal about trust when it comes to credit unions. For example, in the article Credit Union’s Emphasis on Trust Holds True, we identified that trust in credit unions among their members is 60%, compared to 30% customers’ trust in big banks. Likewise, credit union executives consistently rank trust as the top priority in vendor …
Tips for a successful Youth Month Savings Challenge
There’s less than two months to go until National Credit Union Youth Month™, when credit unions from coast to coast will urge kids to “Give a Hoot About Savings” and discover the life-changing power of credit union membership. As your celebration planning gets underway, don’t forget about one of the most powerful business development opportunities …
Work Advice: No, temp agencies do not exist to find you a job
Learning permanent lessons from a stint at temping.