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Article | September 16th, 2021

How Will the Branch’s Post-Pandemic Role Change?

The Covid-19 pandemic accelerated a trend toward digital distribution and fewer branches. Here’s how one bank is navigating that transition.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | August 12th, 2021

CRA Modernization Goes Back to the Drawing Board

The OCC’s controversial decision to issue its own CRA revision last year, applicable to only national banks — and then abruptly rescind it — has caused confusion for an industry that dislikes uncertainty.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | June 15th, 2021

Bank M&A is in Full Bloom

What questions should your board ask now about their own strategies?

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | December 15th, 2020

How One Woman Inspires Others

When Atlantic Union Bankshares CEO John Asbury hired Maria Tedesco to be the company’s president, he underestimated the impact she would have.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | November 17th, 2020

What We’ve Learned From the Pandemic (So Far)

In this exclusive analysis, Bank Director’s recent surveys uncover areas to watch as the industry emerges from the pandemic-induced downturn.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | October 8th, 2020

Strategic Planning in an Age of Uncertainty

Huntington Bankshares CEO Stephen Steinour talks about strategic planning when nothing is certain.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | June 11th, 2020

Repatriating Office Employees While the Pandemic Continues

It is the greatest human resources challenge of the modern corporate era.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Training | May 21st, 2020

Managing Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Milligan breaks down the steps that bank leadership teams should take to weather the Covid-19 pandemic.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | May 14th, 2020

Best Practices for Virtual Board Meetings

The Covid-19 pandemic is forcing bank boards to meet virtually, but there are other good reasons to incorporate audio or video meetings into your governance format. Here’s what to keep in mind.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
Training | April 23rd, 2020

A New Director’s First Year

A knowledgeable, engaged board forms the foundation for a safe, sound and profitable bank. Jack Milligan shares his advice on how new directors should focus their time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director