Contributor : John Maxfield

BD Article
article | August 17th, 2020

How Banks in Texas Built a Recruiting Pipeline

A partnership between banks and universities in the Lone Star State is funneling college students into financial institutions.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | July 13th, 2020

Three Concepts that Drive Performance

Bankers seeking to master their profession will benefit from these concepts and the books from which they came.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
FinXTech
article | June 17th, 2020

The Illusive Hunt for Revenue

An extended low interest rate environment will leave banks scrambling to boost revenue in other ways.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | May 18th, 2020

How Peoples Bancorp Prevailed Through PPP

Peoples Bank was the top-performing bank throughout its three-state footprint through the first round of the Paycheck Protection Program measured by dollars of loans approved per assets.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
article | May 14th, 2020

Six Timeless Tenets of Extraordinary Banks

Executives from top-performing banks weigh in on the most important aspects of running prudent and profitable institutions.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
video | May 7th, 2020

MX CEO Video Series

Four regional bank CEOs talk about the keys to success in banking for today and tomorrow.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
article | April 14th, 2020

The Biggest Priorities for Banks in Normal Times

In January, executives and officers from regional banks dug into issues of talent, technology and corporate governance.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | March 13th, 2020

The Keystone Trait of Prudent and Profitable Banking

While no two banks are identical, most high-performing institutions in the industry have one thing in common.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | February 28th, 2020

How Umpqua Bank Is Navigating the Digital Transformation

Umpqua’s embrace of digital banking is less of an about-face from its former emphasis on branches than one might think.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | February 14th, 2020

Four Interesting Insights from Two Very Interesting Bankers

To understand the success of Hingham Institution for Savings, you need to appreciate the unusual ways that Robert and Patrick Gaughen think about banking.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine