Revenue & Growth Track
Specialty Learning Labs dedicated to community banks with a specific focus on revenue generation and organization expansion.
Balance Sheet Strategies for 2018: A Roadmap to High Performance
The market turmoil of 2017 highlighted the need for fundamental balance sheet management. See a demonstration of how you can drive performance using the entire balance sheet. Receive updates on the gradual demise and replacement of the LIBOR index and new accounting standards adopted by FASB that improve and simplify swap accounting rules, thereby opening the door for new hedging strategies.
Business Banking Secret Sauce
Attracting new business customers requires a unique and multi-faceted approach. You must be able to identify open doors and opportunities, offer relevant products and services and build a team who can truly execute. But above all, you need a defined strategy. Leave this workshop with three proven ideas to ensure your tools and team are prepped to succeed.
Crush Ag Competitors. Boost Bank Income. Grow Your Farm Portfolio.
Competition for farm and ranch loans is fierce in today’s low-rate farm economy. Learn how you can keep your best customers, attract new borrowers and offer great loan options in a distressed farm economy.
Proven Strategies for Creating a Performance-driven Culture
When it comes to your financial institution’s overall business performance, are you making forward-looking decisions based on backward-looking data? Learn how to build a performance management culture to keep your team focused on the right metrics to find new opportunities for growth and stay ahead in a competitive market.
Five Qualities of a Winning Bank
It is no coincidence that the best performing banks in the country are also the best managed banks in the country These banks outshine their peers because they focus on the customer and embrace strong credit cultures. Get the tools and tips to take your community bank from ordinary to outstanding.
The Opportunity of a New Decade
For the first time in a decade, community banks have a chance to improve their investment portfolios’ yields in a safe and sound manner. Revisit strategies, old and new, that are viable in the current rate environment and get a reasonable set of objectives for 2018, based on recent Fed comments.
The Secrets of High-Performing Banks
Analyze call report data from a proprietary index of community banks to find common attributes of high-performers. Discuss strategies based on this data that your bank can use to emulate these top performers.