MADISON, Wis. (1/2/08)--Credit union leaders and those aspiring to be leaders can enhance their leadership potential by honing their communication skills during a Credit Union National Association (CUNA) eSchool. The Building Credit Union Leadership Through Communications eSchool meets Jan. 30 through Feb. 27 to focus on enhancing superior listening and communication skills. Topics for the school are: keys to engaging credit union communication (Jan. 30), developing relationships through staff communication (Feb. 6), building collaboration and cooperation with your team (Feb. 13), developing member service excellence (Feb. 20) and legendary credit union leadership (Feb. 27). Other eSchools include:
* Financial Management eSchool: Part I (Jan. 15 to Feb. 28); * Compliance Fundamentals eSchool (Tuesdays from Feb. 5 to Feb. 19); and * Using Tax Returns to Qualify for a Loan eSchool (Feb. 6 to Feb. 20).
Financial Management eSchool focuses on financial statements, asset-liability management, budgets, ratios, investment policy, cost accounting and pricing loans and deposits. Compliance Fundamentals provides an overview of more than 25 major regulations that impact credit unions, and Using Tax Returns to Qualify for a Loan eSchool teaches participants how to analyze a variety of forms and schedules to obtain the relevant information and identify the information that borrowers hide when applying for a loan. For more information, use the links.