HARAHAN, La. (4/19/12)--The Louisiana Credit Union League's new Member Business Services Council (MBSC), which was launched in January, already has 50 members, the league announced.
The MBSC was developed through collaborative efforts of the league and serves credit union professionals in the state who offer member business services such as business lending or are considering offering the services (eNews April 18).
Members are paid staff from affiliated credit unions, credit union service organizations, other credit union-related organizations, and the league.
Since January, the council, under the direction of its Advisory Committee, has developed a members-only website with articles, regulatory guidance, sample documents and other resources, and a members-only e-mail listserv
It also has hosted a webinar with Dennis Dollar on "Is Business the Business of Credit Unions?" and organized a face-to-face workshop, "Growing Your CU Business Services: Coaching Strategies for Sales & Service Success." The workshop will be presented this week in Baton Rouge by Kevin Neufeld of Fusion Performance Group and David Kovacs of Servus CU.