NACUSO Partners with Pepperdine to Offer Collaboration Certification Program

NACUSO announces it will move forward on goals to inspire new credit union and CUSO business designs by kicking off it new certification program for Designing and Implementing Collaboration and Business Networks program, in partnership with Pepperdine University in October of this year. The year-long certification program is scheduled to include classroom sessions, distant learning […]

NACUSO to Build Network of Industry Leaders

NACUSO declares intent to build a new network of credit union industry leaders! The NACUSO website has started taking registrations for NACUSO’s new Certification Program in partnership with Pepperdine University. NACUSO’s intent to build a leadership community is clear when reading the proposed projects for the group: Develop an Active NACUSO Network Leadership Community In […]

CUSO Participates in Collaboration Meeting

Xtend, Inc., a multi-owned cooperative CUSO headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, recently completed a multi-day strategic planning meeting with its fellow partners in the cuasterisk.com network of CUSOs. The meetings, which were held in Grand Rapids over a three day period of time from July 20-22, included representatives from each organization in the consortium. In […]

Amidst All The Numbers, The Value Of Still Telling The Story

By Frank J. Diekmann The business books and the pundits call it “lost opportunity cost,” the  abstract yet very real economic benefits never  realized because a business didn’t act when it should have. For credit unions this is hardly the time to talk about abstract costs when they’re being confronted by very tangible (and seemingly ongoing) expenses related to propping up the […]

CUSO Begins Construction of New Headquarters

Xtend, Inc., a multi-owned cooperative CUSO based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, recently began construction of its new headquarters location. Although the address will not have to change much — staff will continue to operate from within the facility that houses credit union partners from CU*Answers, WESCO Net, eDoc Innovations, and cuasterisk,com — the new space […]

Why do I need cuasterisk.com?

“Because you need a network” Credit unions need a network of CUSO’s connected by a single technology platform whose entire focus revolves around maximizing the member experience.   This network includes not only the technology and solutions but a total suite of products and solutions developed by those credit unions which use them every day.   Your […]

CU*Answers Delivers Specialization in Collaboration

During the past several years, CU*Answers has been building a network of partners called cu.asterisk.com. The cuasterisk.com network has grown to five individual businesses, four of which are CUSO’s. CU*Answers, CU*NorthWest, CU*South, eDOC Innovations, and Xtend, Inc. are all partners that have a vested interest in the future of credit unions: