Credit Unions... a driving force of communities

Enjoy These Special Presentations!

Bagels, Baked Goods & Advanced PR Tactics for Credit Unions
Friday, May 13
8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
(Included in Registration)

Featuring Anthony Huey
This second-part of a 2011 MCUL & Affiliates three-part public relations series, is open to registered participants as a two-hour breakout session. Part-one of the series is being offered at the MCUL & Affiliates Governmental Affairs Conference, March 27 in Lansing, and the third- part will take place following the MCUL & Affiliates Executive Summit, September 23 in Bay Harbor.

Bagels, Baked Goods and The New Small Business Loan and Why it is Critical to Credit Unions
Friday, May 13
8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
(Included in Registration)

With Expert Demographer Kenneth W. Gronbach
Learn why big companies will play an important part in economic recovery, but how small entrepreneurial businesses will be the very backbone of Michigan’s return to prosperity and for credit unions’ membership. Understand the what makes new entrepreneurs tick and find out how to take the risk out of new business loans by identifying viable business concepts and models that match the new demography and market. It will be credit unions, not banks, that are best suited for catering to young Generation Y business leaders and it is time to make them members. This session will explain the special needs, wants and objectives of the new entrepreneur and the unique credit union member service model to meet them head-on! Take this time to gain important knowledge about face time and ongoing member interaction to grow small businesses. Entrepreneurial small business is the future of Michigan credit union membership and embracing this demographic is a key to success.

Buffet Breakfast & Five Key Steps to Balance Your Life
Saturday, May 14
7:45 – 8:50 a.m.
(Ticketed)

With Dr. Lawana Gladney on "The Secret to Managing Your Life"
Starting with job duties, deadlines, projects, meetings, conference calls, family and personal time, the challenges of trying to keep it altogether it can be overwhelming. After all, there are only so many hours in the day and so much energy that you have to get things done. In order to balance and manage your life there are some key steps that will help you get what you want out of life. Learn the five critical keys to balance and how to get the most out of your life.