Wichita Business Journal: Wichita companies setting examples for healthy work environments. Meritrust Credit Union is honored.
Kansas.com: Health and Wellness Coalition to honor IMA, Cessna, Meritrust
CUNA News Now: KCUA to relocate Wichita office 6/30/11
Kansas.com | The Wichita Eagle: Kansas Credit Union Association to move with sale of building 6/29/11
Wichita Business Journal: Credit Union of America finds new corporate home 6/29/11
Kansas.com: Credit Union of America plans office building purchase 6/28/11
In case you missed it:
KCUA 2011 Annual Meeting Video
Award-winning Organization Ready to Host Youth-focused CU Professionals
Credit union professionals who understand the importance of youth-based services and financial education will gather July 25-28 at the National Youth Involvement Board (NYIB) 2011 Annual Conference. The event is a focused effort to support participants' youth outreach and help lower credit unions' average member age. Read more
Project Raise Your Voice: Advocacy Challenge 2011
There's still time to participate...Want a chance to win FREE registration to the 2012 KCUA Annual Meeting & Convention? The Project Raise Your Voice: Advocacy Challenge 2011 will provide your credit union the opportunity to engage in advocacy while also earning points to win some awesome prizes! Read more
CUNA Launches Compliance Blog
"CompBlog," the Credit Union National Association new compliance issues blog, was launched today June 20 part of a continuing effort to keep apace with the challenges that face credit unions every day.
Read the CUNA NewsNow article
Education and Training
KCUA Rolls Out Revised Volunteer Kit
The Volunteer Kit, which was introduced to credit unions several years ago, has recently been updated and redesigned, and is now available on our website for easy reference. Read more
Did you know 90% of all interactions do not qualify as efficient and effective communication? KCUA, in partnership with Next Element Consulting, is hosting "sneak preview" workshop to help credit unions learn more about the internationally acclaimed Process Communication Model (PCM) and get a first hand look at PCM and how it can benefit you and your credit union. Read more
Marketing Tech Talk
SEO. The Cloud. Likes. RSS feed. What? Technology continues to evolve, and it's hard to keep up with changing software, new platforms and tools and new ways of reaching your target audience. Read more
Is Your Credit Union using Social Media?
Have a Facebook Page or Twitter account? Post pictures or videos to YouTube or Flickr? We want to know! We like to include a link on OUR site to drive traffic not only to your website, but your social media sites as well. If you would like us to include a link on our credit union web links page, contact Susan Dyer, (800) 362-2076, ext. 3047 or (316) 942-7965, ext. 3047.
Results from last month's Poll
Question: Where do you get your news?
Printed newspaper: 21%
Online news source: 42%
National 24 hour news television station: 8%
Local television news station: 21%
Social networking sites: 4%
Word of mouth: 0%
2011 Workers Compensation Reform Law now in Effect
In April, Governor Sam Brownback signed the Kansas Workers Compensation Reform Act (effective on May 15, 2011) to mark the most important overhaul of the Kansas workers compensation system since 1993. So what are the major changes? Read more
In response to the Reform Act, the Kansas Department of Labor has since updated its "posting" notice, which the Department's regulations require all employers covered by state workers compensation laws to post in their workplaces. The new bi-lingual form (Form K-WC 40 (Rev. 5/11)), which tells employees what to do if an injury occurs on the job, is available for free on the Department's website here. The new poster regulations can be found here.
Post Your Job Opps on the KCUA website
Did you know you can post your credit union's job openings, view other classifieds and resumes on KCUA's website? More information