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CHICAGO–Credit unions have increasingly recognized the value in become more diverse and inclusive, but they often fail when it comes to their management teams. How can they improve?

From his start working in the business office of a Los Angeles newspaper to 28-plus years at a credit union in Modesto, Calif., Hank Barrett has steadfastly maintained one overarching philosophy: everything is all about the member.

CHICAGO–Of all he has accomplished in his career, Paul Keilzer says he is most proud to have helped more than 50 individuals become powerful leaders of their own. So why don’t more leaders focus on developing leaders within their teams?

CHICAGO–What is the hardest part about being a CEO? It’s a question that leadership and culture coach Christine Comaford said she frequently gets, and her answer may surprise many.

AUSTIN, Texas–The worst feeling for any manager leaving a meeting is feeling like you’ve done all the talking, and not in a good way. But there are steps leaders can take to prevent that from happening, according to one expert.

CHICAGO–Although it seems like something a manager might never get around to doing, Theodore Kinne has invested some time in studying ways to better manage employees who are procrastinators.

CHICAGO–Leadership and culture coach Christine has cultivated seven TED talks that she says that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.

CHICAGO–Is there a habit you can practice for as little as 15 minutes per day and increase your productivity, effectiveness and overall leadership? Yes, according to Lolly Daskal.

CHICAGO–How do you change ingrained (but nonproductive) personal habits? Or implement a new one? That question was posed to members of the Forbes Coaches Council, who offered 15 different ideas and suggestions.