Change the bank or change the leadership

Chris Skinner

I’m likely to be blogging about leadership all this week, as that was the theme du jour of our Nordic Finance Innovation meetings in Copenhagen and Oslo last week. Saxo Bank, DNB, Danske Bank, Nordea and more were discussing the challenges of digital transformation and the leadership challenge, and I’ve … The post Change the bank or change the leadership appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

What does your leadership look like?

Chris Skinner

So, boot on … The post What does your leadership look like? I’m sure some people see me walk into a room and go oh no, not him. I have a position, and it’s not popular with everyone. But I don’t care. On my LinkedIn profile, I describe myself as a troublemaker, and no issue, I’m sticking with that. appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Future Grid

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The chasm between banks with digital leadership and those without

Chris Skinner

It’s only five minutes and think it’s probably worth the viewing as people are picking up on various comments I made, such as: “The leadership team has to be completely committed to … The post The chasm between banks with digital leadership and those without appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. During #Money2020Europe Tink, the Swedish challenger bank, interviewed me on my opinions about all things finance and technology.

The Fine Art of Banking and Leadership

ABA Community Banking

The post The Fine Art of Banking and Leadership appeared first on ABA Banking Journal. ABA Banking Journal Community Banking Economy Featured Human Resources Policy ABA leadership Advocacy Community development Community engagement Diversity Innovation Leadership Philanthropy

Advancing women in banking leadership is everyone’s business

ABA Community Banking

Advancing women’s leadership in financial services is not just a job for women. The post Advancing women in banking leadership is everyone’s business appeared first on ABA Banking Journal. Community Banking Featured Human Resources Diversity Leadership Women in banking

Nike Restructures Corporate Leadership In Digital Push

PYMNTS

Nike announced several changes to its senior leadership Wednesday (July 22) as it looks to accelerate digital business and simplify consumer experiences with its Consumer Direct Acceleration (CDA) strategy, according to a press release. “We

Banks’ leadership teams are fatally flawed

Chris Skinner

Though boards of banks in the United States and the United Kingdom have higher percentages of directors with professional … The post Banks’ leadership teams are fatally flawed appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I was chairing a conference with various speakers, when Gartner Group stood up and talked about their annual bank survey. They found that of the senior bankers surveyed, 76% don’t believe that digitalisation will affect their business model.

Digital Banking Veterans Join i2c Leadership Team

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is rounding out its leadership team to include four payments industry veterans, the company said in a press release on Wednesday (Sept. She formerly held executive leadership positions at Visa Inc. She has held executive leadership positions at both Visa Inc. Heading up i2c’s global marketing team is Waters, who comes from executive leadership positions held at Fiserv, Visa Inc. He has held leadership positions at Visa, Socure, Best Buy, Mastercard and HNC/FICO.

CFPB announces key leadership changes

CFPB Monitor

On October 30, the CFPB announced changes in two key leadership positions, Assistant Director for the Office of Supervision Policy and Assistant Director for the Office of Enforcement. He resigned while the Bureau was under the leadership of former Acting Director Mulvaney.

The reason digital is a leadership challenge and not a project

Chris Skinner

The first phase is a recognition that the … The post The reason digital is a leadership challenge and not a project appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. I blogged in March (Transforming the bank – three phases of change) about the method to make systems change happen to transform the bank. In another conversation, I then realised that there are three phases of organisational change to transform the bank.

Truist Announces New Executive Leadership Structure

Banking Exchange

Truist reveals senior leadership roles including CEO and CFO, following merger Management Feature Feature3 M&A Human Resources. 1Management

CFPB announces senior leadership changes

CFPB Monitor

As expected, with Rohit Chopra having been sworn in on October 12 as CFPB Director, the Bureau announced senior leadership changes today. CFPB leadership

Four Leadership Lessons Learned from St. Paul's Crusaders

Jeff For Banks

Leadership is taking limited information and striking down a path with the commitment needed to succeed in the endeavor. Coaching sports is a highly accountable form of leadership. jeff for banks lead like lincoln leadership Scranton st.

Developing leaders in mortgage lending – Navigating uncertainty with leadership strategies

Independent Banker

Download Finastra’s white paper Developing leaders in mortgage lending – Navigating an uncertain market with strong leadership strategies. A favorable outlook is emerging as the economy continues to recover following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Podcast: The Fine Art of Leadership in Banking

ABA Community Banking

The post Podcast: The Fine Art of Leadership in Banking appeared first on ABA Banking Journal. ABA Banking Journal Podcast Community Banking Featured Policy ABA leadership Advocacy LeadershipMeet newly elected ABA Chair Scott Anderson.

Synchrony CEO Keane Steps Down Amid Leadership Transition

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Consumer financial services firm Synchrony has announced several leadership changes as CEO Margaret Keane migrates from her role to executive chair of the board of directors. He added that the company would not be what it is today had it not been for her leadership. .

Five Ways Women are Delivering on the Leadership Promise

Payments Source

Diversity and equality Women in Leadership Leaders Gender EqualityIt’s been proven time and again that women look at problems differently than male counterparts. It’s part of what makes balanced teams critical to the success of any organization.

Taking the Reins of Leadership

Finer Points

Community Banker University Community Banks Grassroots Leadership“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” General Colin Powell Good leaders aren’t born, they’re forged. They are inspired, shaped and mentored. They are indebted to the individuals who have coached them through both obstacles and successes, and they are obliged to pay that […].

Expedia Leadership Changes Show Power Of Travel Industry Disruption

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Barry Diller, chairman of the board, and Peter Kern, vice chairman and director, will oversee the company’s executive leadership team. Innovation Airbnb bookings Editors' Picks Expedia Google hospitality Leadership News personnel sharing economy Tourism travel

Expedia Leadership Shakeup Shows Power Of Travel Industry Disruption

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Barry Diller, chairman of the board, and Peter Kern, vice chairman and director, will oversee the company’s executive leadership team. Innovation Airbnb bookings Editors' Picks Expedia Google hospitality Leadership News personnel sharing economy Tourism travel

Leadership Lessons

Independent Banker

ICBA convention keynote speaker Carly Fiorina, a former Hewlett-Packard chief, shares her perspective on business innovation and leadership. Fiorina: When I first arrived at H-P, I thought the most important thing we should do together as a leadership team was to determine what our assets were and determine what our ambitions should be. And so we went about it—the leadership team, the top 50 people in the company—surveying everything the company was doing, all of the assets we had.

SAP Headed For Leadership Shakeup As CEO Exits

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In another statement, McDermott pointed to the company’s “exciting new chapter” with this leadership change, adding that he would “lay the foundation” for Morgan and Klein to take the reins in 2020. B2B Payments B2B CEO ERP Leadership News personnel SAP What's Hot In B2BBill McDermott, the chief executive officer of SAP, is stepping down. SAP announced his resignation in a blog post late last week, noting that McDermott has chosen not to renew his contract with the company.

New CEO for Norwood Financial; Eastern Reshuffles Leadership

Banking Exchange

Plus: Promotions at Northrim, Gateway First, and SchoolsFirst FCU Management Human Resources Feature Feature3. 1Management

4 questions about FDIC's leadership limbo

American Banker

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The I Believe Leadership Series

MerhantsBanks

What if you could learn more about yourself, and immediately begin to enhance your leadership skills? The Merchants Bank “I Believe Leadership Series” is an annual, home-grown leadership development training program that does just that for […].

Movers and Shakers: State Street Digital builds out global leadership team

BankInovation

State Street built out its dedicated digital division in March, adding three executives to its leadership team. Katie Richards, based in Zurich, joined as global head of operations.

Why Dwolla’s next pivot will include new leadership

Payments Source

As well-funded rivals pounce, Dwolla founder and CEO Ben Milne is looking for new leadership and a new strategy. Fintech Digital payments Dwolla Plaid Technologies Visa

Yum Takes Hit From Grubhub And Names New Digital Leadership

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It also announced new leadership, and a new hire who will oversee the brand’s ongoing digital and mobile push. Earnings Editors' Picks grubhub kfc Leadership News personnel Pizza Hut Q3 Yum! Ties to Grubhub drove down investor confidence in Yum! Brands on Wednesday (Oct. 30) even as the quick-service restaurant (QSR) operator — which runs the Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and KFC brands — touted its expansions in digital and mobile services.

Banks are failing digital due to legacy and leadership (Harvard research)

Chris Skinner

It is the result of research conducted by the Harvard Business Review with the Genpact Research Institute, looking at the impact of dgitilaisation in finance, and confirms something I have been … The post Banks are failing digital due to legacy and leadership (Harvard research) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Just found an interesting document from Harvard Business Review with the title: How financial services views the digital agenda.

Leadership: In My Own Words

Jeff For Banks

With all of the scholarship on leadership, what could I add to the conversation? And if we reflect on the decline of our industry, an honest in-the-mirror assessment of bank leadership merits discussion. As with any general statement on leadership traits, there are exceptions. When the Navy trained me on leadership, an early lesson was that before becoming a great leader, a sailor must be a great follower. What are your thoughts on leadership in financial services?

Walmart Amazon Whole Paycheck Tracker: Logistics Upgrades, New Leadership

PYMNTS

New Leadership Watch: Walmart Names New U.S. Walmart has announced a change of leadership at the top of its U.S. Together with the team, we will build on the progress under Greg’s leadership and continue to make Walmart an even better place to work and shop. Walmart Amazon whole paycheck Amazon amazon go Apple TV Consumer Spending ecommerce Go Global Retail Leadership logistics ModCloth News personnel Retail walmart walmart amazon whole paycheck

US Faster Payments Council Names New Leadership

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The U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC), a membership comprised of payment industry leaders, has appointed Kevin Christensen, a senior executive at the SHAZAM network, as the acting executive director and interim board chair, according to a news release by the organization. Christensen is one of 27 industry leaders who make up the Governance Framework Formation Team (GFFT), which guides the organization and its direction. “I’m

Google’s Yvette Bohanan Wins Mike Duffy Award for Leadership

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Duffy Leadership Award. Duffy Leadership Award on Yvette Bohanan, who currently serves as the global finance head of revenue platforms at Google. ” In regard to leadership style influence, Duffy’s way of really understanding a situation by getting to the root of it was what helped shape his organizations. What’s really interesting about his leadership is his leadership and style permeated the organization in a way that you don’t often see.”

Study Affirms Community Banks’ Small-Biz Leadership

Finer Points

It’s something ICBA and the community banking industry say all the time: community banks are the nation’s leading small-business lenders. And the numbers back it up. While community banks make up less than 20 percent of the banking system’s assets, they dole out more than half of its small-business loans. Still, some small businesses continue […]. Community Banks Credit Unions Economy Regulation Regulatory Relief Small Business Small Business Lending

Apple Overhauls Leadership Ranks To Move Beyond iPhone

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In an attempt to lower its reliance on the iPhone, Apple is overhauling its leadership ranks and changing its priorities so that it is focused more on services, artificial intelligence, hardware and retail, reported The Wall Street Journal. According to the paper, the changes have been afoot since 2018, and include bringing on new high-profile hires , promoting others and letting go of some.