The pandemic and other financial events continue to send ripple effects across the banking industry. Through it all, chief financial officers continue to act as stabilizing forces for their community banks while remaining open to new opportunities. We sat down with a panel of six CFOs to ask how they’ve adapted to this landscape.
As teams continue working remotely permanently or shift to a hybrid mode, what are some best practices for managing a new distributed workforce?
Succession planning is an important task for every community bank, but what about when it comes to Gen Z, the generation that’s seeing the Great Resignation in action and believes side hustles are a way of life?
This year, after almost 30 years at ICBA, Karen Thomas is retiring. As the leader of our government relations and advocacy team, she has built an exceptional legacy and garnered industrywide admiration for the depth of her knowledge and her remarkable humility. As her departure approaches, we sat down to discuss her path to leadership and her advice to others.