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Riding the Winds of Change

Riding the Winds of Change

There’s no doubt about it: Community banks are going for growth in 2017. For ICBA’s 2016 State of Community Banking Survey, we asked members to dust off their crystal balls, outline their goals for the coming year and explain how they plan to meet them. As they tell us, they’re navigating current challenges while keeping their eyes firmly fixed on the future

How to Raise Homegrown Talent

Succession planning is crucial for community banks, but they need leaders with skills not easily found in the general job pool. The answer could be an in-house leadership development program