Contributor : John Maxfield

BD Article
article | Strategy December 31st, 2019

Some Friendly Advice for Fintechs, From Banks

The secret for fintechs wanting to work with banks is no secret at all.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | Strategy December 6th, 2019

One Question Every Company Needs to Answer

One thing you learn when studying great banks is that the secrets to their success often stem from softer, less-tangible qualities. That includes how they answer one particular question.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
Bank Services
training | November 21st, 2019

Three Ways Banking Breaks the Rules

Find out what sets banking’s business model apart in this video tailored specifically for bank directors.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
article | Compensation November 8th, 2019

Three Ways Top Banks Attract and Retain Talent

Recruiting and retaining top talent will never be easy. But being flexible and experimenting with new approaches is one way to increase the odds of success.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
article | Compensation November 7th, 2019

The Story of Two Bank Transformations

A combination of low interest rates, high compliance costs and customer migration toward digital banking channels has led the leaders of two banks to radically transform their institutions.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
FinXTech
article | Risk October 30th, 2019

An Effective Way to Combat Cyber Breaches

Stopping cyber breaches from happening isn’t easy, but one solution enables banks to beat hackers at their own game.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
BD Article
article | Risk October 11th, 2019

Two Fundamental Truths About Banking

The more things change in banking, the more they stay the same.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
FinXTech
article | Retail October 2nd, 2019

A Friendly Way to Circumvent Your Core

Bankers, as a general rule, don’t like to read about financial technology companies. As a writer and editor at a banking publication, I have data

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
FinXTech
article | Strategy September 11th, 2019

Three Things You Missed at Experience FinXTech

Discussions between technology companies and financial institutions at Bank Director’s Experience FinXTech event yielded three important takeaways for the banking industry.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
FinXTech
article | Technology September 10th, 2019

Winners Announced for the 2019 Best of FinXTech Awards

The winning fintech solutions strike a balance between innovative ideas and results that move the needle for the banking industry.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine