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2020-07-09 by Smith & Wilkinson

Connecting with Customers during COVID-19

As some state economies continue to manage a phased approach to re-opening, community banks and credit unions are… Read More

2020-06-22 by Smith & Wilkinson

Feedback: A dirty Word?

Giving or receiving feedback isn’t always the most comfortable of situations, but it is something employees want. Being… Read More

2020-06-18 by Smith & Wilkinson

Coaching Moments: Creating Opportunities to Motivate

During these strange times, it’s difficult to tell if you’re being the best leader you can be. One-on-one… Read More

2020-06-05 by Smith & Wilkinson

Remote Work Survey 2020

In response to countless conversations with leaders of community financial institutions (FI’s) during the COVID-19 lockdown about what… Read More

2020-05-27 by Smith & Wilkinson

Spotlight Interview with Phil Walker of iptiQ Americas

Our very own Ken Jordan had the chance to sit down with Paul Walker, CEO of iptiQ by… Read More

2020-05-05 by Smith & Wilkinson

2019 Salary Surveys

Smith & Wilkinson is excited to present the results from our tenth annual Commercial Lender salary survey. The… Read More

2020-04-20 by Smith & Wilkinson

Insurance Head of Talent Interview

Please click before to see full interview Interview With Amanda-Insurance Head of Talent

2020-04-10 by Smith & Wilkinson

Chief Underwriter Interview-Insuring During The Pandemic

Many thanks to our own Ken Jordan for taking the time to do this informative interview with the… Read More

2020-04-08 by Smith & Wilkinson

Virtual Onboarding Guide

**Thanks to Coverager® for publishing a link to our Virtual Onboarding Guide in their latest edition.  Virtual Onboarding… Read More

2020-04-02 by Smith & Wilkinson

Banks put job cuts — and more — on hold during coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak could force banks to make difficult staffing decisions. The industry, for now, seems intent to hold the… Read More