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  • Article | Compensation
  • October 12th, 2015

How to Set Performance Metrics that Drive Success

Pearl Meyer’s Katherine Mahlum and Dan Wetzel describe how to dig deeper into setting bank wide performance goals to reward and motivate those team members for efforts required to meet your bank’s strategic objectives.

  • Article | Technology
  • October 9th, 2015
  • BD Article

EMV: What Bank Leaders Need To Know

The EMV deadline has come and gone, but many consumers still haven’t received chip cards.

  • Article | Governance
  • October 7th, 2015
  • BD Article

Should Your CEO Also Be Chairman?

Bank Director Editor-in-Chief Jack Milligan describes the potential implications of combining or splitting the roles of chairman and CEO.

  • Article | Risk
  • October 5th, 2015

Data Breach Plans Must Account for Human Element

AllClear ID writes about making sure your team performs well under stress during a data breach.

  • Article | Technology
  • October 2nd, 2015
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Say Goodbye to ‘All Work, No Play’

Banks like USAA find that “gamification” can create loyal customers and happy employees.

  • Article | Governance
  • October 1st, 2015

What to Look for in Your Next CEO: Part I

In the first of a two-part series, Alan Kaplan explores ten technical skills needed by bank CEOs today.

  • Article | Governance
  • September 30th, 2015

Sorting Necessary from Noise: How to Focus Your Board’s Time

FinPro Inc. offers 11 ways boards can cut through the chatter and focus on the most important issues for the institution.

  • Article | Compensation
  • September 28th, 2015

Taking the Fear out of Phantom Stock

For private banks, synthetic equity can be a more attractive way to reward executives.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • September 25th, 2015

Stick to the Basics as Bank M&A Heats Up

This article describes the questions to ask about a pending M&A deal.

  • Article | Audit
  • September 24th, 2015

Lessons Learned From the Stress Tests

In the wake of the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act stress test (DFAST) regulations, the term “stress test” has become a familiar part of the banking lexicon.