Recruiting

Access Denied: Representation

11/23/20

The hurdles faced by Black professionals who break into the financial services belie the notion that their small numbers at the industry’s top ranks are a pipeline problem.

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Access Denied: Representation

11/23/20

The hurdles faced by Black professionals who break into the financial services belie the notion that their small numbers at the industry’s top ranks are a pipeline problem.

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Banks could be ripe targets for age-bias lawsuits

11/12/20

A former Fifth Third executive recently accused the company of failing to deliver on a promise to make him president because he’s in his mid-50s. The case offers important lessons in hiring and succession planning as the banking industry cuts costs and seeks out younger, digital-savvy managers.

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Community First CEO to retire in 2021 after 35-year career in credit unions

11/09/20

Todd Sheffield has announced his intention to step down from the Santa Rosa, Calif.-based institution, which he has led since 2003.

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Can AI eliminate bias in banks' hiring decisions?

11/06/20

Vendors such as eFinancialCareers, Paradox and pymetrics work with banks to assess job applicants based on their skills and not other factors. But the technology has its limits.

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New CEO at Lower East Side People’s FCU started as a teller

11/02/20

Aissatou Barry-Fall, a 30-year veteran of the credit union, has been promoted to chief executive.

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Seacoast puts a premium on soft skills

10/28/20

The Florida company has created a series of programs to coach leaders on motivating employees and avoiding conflict.

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Citizens hires JPMorgan Chase exec to lead digital expansion

10/28/20

Donald Felix will join the Rhode Island company in January as head of national banking. He recently was responsible for developing a personal finance management strategy for JPMorgan Chase’s consumer bank.

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Pandemic throws credit union hiring for a loop

10/22/20

While some institutions have held off on staffing up for new projects, many mission-critical positions at the executive level are still being filled. It may take until well into 2021 before normal patterns return.

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Ex-banker takes the helm at Naveo Credit Union

10/19/20

Andrea White, a former VP at Freedom National Bank, was named CEO of the Massachusetts-based credit union, the first time a woman has held that position.

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