THE 'tude

For credit union employees to be successful, they must be able to face adverse situations directly and overcome the litany of challenges that arise.

Economists aren’t often taken for conversationalists, even though the profession comes with ready-made conversation-starters that transcend nearly every social scenario: cocktail parties, backyard picnics, the kids’ school functions, seatmate on a long flight.

In today’s fast-developing innovation environment, human interaction patterns are continuously shifting to adapt to an ever-changing business landscape, while traditional market erosion, acquisitions, and mergers are establishing a new business code. 

The digital banking market continues a long burn—this time like the smoke of a Texas summer barbecue. Geneva-based Temenos announced  the acquisition of Austin, Texas-based digital application provider Kony in a deal totaling $580 million.