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The CUInsight Experience

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Welcome to The CUInsight Experience. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In each episode we have wide ranging conversations with thought leaders from around the credit union community and beyond. What issues are facing credit unions in banking, payments and fintech? What are they working on to help? What leadership lessons and life hacks have they learned along the way? What’s the greatest album of all time? These questions and more will be asked and answered in each episode. The goal of The CUInsight Experience is to take a deeper dive with people and find the gems we can all learn and grow from. Thank you for tuning in. Enjoy.

Welcome to The CUInsight Experience. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In each episode we have wide ranging conversations with thought leaders from around the credit union community and beyond. What issues are facing credit unions in banking, payments and fintech? What are they working on to help? What leadership lessons and life hacks have they learned along the way? What’s the greatest album of all time? These questions and more will be asked and answered in each episode. The goal of The CUInsight Experience is to take a deeper dive with people and find the gems we can all learn and grow from. Thank you for tuning in. Enjoy.

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Welcome to The CUInsight Experience. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In each episode we have wide ranging conversations with thought leaders from around the credit union community and beyond. What issues are facing credit unions in banking, payments and fintech? What are they working on to help? What leadership lessons and life hacks have they learned along the way? What’s the greatest album of all time? These questions and more will be asked and answered in each episode. The goal of The CUInsight Experience is to take a deeper dive with people and find the gems we can all learn and grow from. Thank you for tuning in. Enjoy.

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Episodes

Carrie Hunt - Approaching Advocacy (#66)

3/27/2020
“Confidence is the key to all things in life.” - Carrie Hunt Thank you for tuning in to episode 66 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host, Randy Smith, Co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. On this week’s episode, I’m discussing the current state of credit union advocacy efforts with Carrie Hunt,...

Duration:00:36:01

Todd Clark - Adapting to Change (#65)

3/20/2020
“If there weren’t hard decisions in companies, we wouldn’t need leaders.” - Todd Clark Thank you for tuning in to episode 65 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In this episode, I sit down with Todd Clark, President and CEO of CO-OP Financial Services,...

Duration:00:46:35

Jill Nowacki - Culture of Empowerment (#64)

3/13/2020
“Leaders can come from all walks of life, all levels of experience, and all different backgrounds.” - Jill Nowacki Thank you for tuning in to episode 64 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In this episode, I’m discussing changing trends in the...

Duration:00:43:13

Joe Hearn - Delivering on a Promise (#63)

3/6/2020
“Connect, slow down, and show that you care, that’s where the magic can happen.” - Joe Hearn Thank you for tuning in to episode 63 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In today’s episode, I’m talking with Joe Hearn, President and CEO of Dupaco Community...

Duration:00:39:43

Marlene Schwartz - Laying the Groundwork (#62)

2/28/2020
“You begin to grow exponentially when you understand yourself and your limitations” - Marlene Schwartz Welcome to episode 62 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. For this episode, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Marlene Schwartz at the recent...

Duration:00:39:58

Ryan Donovan - Taking the Hill (#61)

2/21/2020
“Never let the number of times you’ve gone around the sun be a limit on your potential” - Ryan Donovan Welcome to episode 61 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. Do you think policymakers’ perception of credit unions is static? Listen as Ryan Donovan,...

Duration:00:50:14

Maria LaVelle - Empower Others (#60)

2/14/2020
“Life happens to everyone, don’t judge” - Maria LaVelle Welcome to episode 60 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payment processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. Have you ever had a mentor push you to be more than you thought you could be? Listen, as Maria LaVelle, President, and CEO of Pheple...

Duration:00:39:24

Anthony Hernandez - Building Consensus (#59)

2/7/2020
“Set the goal. Create the plan. Then forget the goal and work the plan.” - Anthony Hernandez Welcome to episode 59 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. Do you know how vital the defense credit unions are to military personnel and their families? Listen...

Duration:00:55:58

Rhonda Hotard - Find Your Why (#58)

1/31/2020
“Help people so they can focus on life.” - Rhonda Hotard Welcome to episode 58 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. What is your ‘Why’? Listen as Randy and his guest Rhonda Hotard discuss how asking this question can change the member service at your...

Duration:00:44:44

Jeff Olson - Stay Relevant (#57)

1/24/2020
“Title doesn’t make you a leader.” - Jeff Olson Welcome to episode 57 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In today’s episode, I’m speaking with Jeff Olson. Jeff is the President and CEO of The Credit Union Association of the Dakotas. I’ve enjoyed...

Duration:00:35:52

Rachel Pross - Living Fully (#56)

1/17/2020
"Get out of your own way and remember that there are no guarantees in life. Live it fully every day." - Rachel Pross Welcome to episode 56 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In today's episode, I’m speaking with Rachel Pross. Rachel is the Chief Risk...

Duration:00:44:33

Deepthi Dommaraju - Listen, Learn and Lead (#55)

1/10/2020
“If you have a personal goal. You and only you can change that.” - Deepthi Dommaraju Welcome to episode 55 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by our friends at CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In this episode, Randy is speaking with Deepthi Dommaraju. She is the Vice President of Data Analysis at...

Duration:00:34:07

Rodney Hood - Effective Not Excessive (#54)

1/3/2020
“Proper preparation and planning prevent poor performance.” - Chairman Rodney E. Hood Welcome to episode 54 of The CUInsight Experience podcast with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode is brought to you by CO-OP Financial Services. CO-OP is your trusted payments processing partner whose mission is to drive the credit union movement forward. In this episode, Randy is speaking with The Honorable Rodney E. Hood. He was nominated by the President and confirmed in...

Duration:00:52:33

Randy Smith - Learning and Growing (#53)

12/20/2019
“It doesn’t have to be done or perfect to launch.” - Randy Smith Welcome episode 53 of The CUInsight Experience podcast. The season one finale. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. This episode the tables are turned and Jill Nowacki, president and CEO of Humanidei (and my human), plays host and is putting me on the hot seat. Jill asks me all the questions I have asked my guests this last year on the show, along with a few little twists. We talk about my favorite guests,...

Duration:00:45:30

Renée Sattiewhite - Let’s Be Clear (#52)

12/13/2019
“There’s a light that shines for people who are of service and purpose.” - Renée Sattiewhite Welcome to episode 52 of The CUInsight Experience podcast. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In this episode Randy welcomes Renée Sattiewhite to the show. Renée is the President and CEO of the African-American Credit Union Coalition. Randy and Renée both attended the 20th SACCA Congress in Mombasa, Kenya, where they got to spend a little time together. Listen as they talk about...

Duration:00:49:00

Tom Kane - CIA to CEO (#51)

12/6/2019
“Never show up with a problem without at least one solution.” - Tom Kane Welcome to episode 51 of The CUInsight Experience podcast. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. Today Randy welcomes Tom Kane to the show. Tom is the President and CEO of the Illinois Credit Union League, as well as LSC and other organizations. Tom received a Masters Degree in International Relations with a focus on the Soviet Union, and that led him to a job with the CIA. But lucky for us, sixteen years...

Duration:00:50:09

Susan Mitchell - Collision Course (#50)

11/29/2019
“Stand up for the things in our life that count.” - Sue Mitchell Welcome to episode 50 The CUInsight Experience with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In this episode, Randy is very excited to welcome Susan Mitchell. Sue is the CEO of Mitchell, Stankovic and Associates, and a long-time credit union advocate. Sue and her team started the Underground Collision; to get conversations started around subjects that aren’t being tackled at the moment. She says to her it’s all...

Duration:00:40:08

Denise Wymore - Question Everything (#49)

11/22/2019
“We are only limited by our imagination.” - Denise Wymore Welcome to episode 49 of The CUInsight Experience podcast. Hosted by Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. Today Randy welcomes Denise Wymore to the show. Denise has been in the credit union industry for over 30 years and with NACUSO for almost four. She is responsible for membership development and helping CUSOs tell their stories. She lives in New Mexico, with her husband Mark and two dogs, and she is also a Volunteer...

Duration:00:34:35

George Ombado - Rising Up (#48)

11/19/2019
“Focus on the well being of the people.” - George Ombado Welcome to episode 48 The CUInsight Experience with your host Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com. In this episode, Randy welcomes George Ombado, CEO of ACCOSCA, a Pan-African confederation of national associations of savings and credit cooperatives societies. This episode was recorded at the 20th Annual SACCA Congress in Mombasa, Kenya. ACCOSCA has developed programs aimed at improving socio-economic needs of Africa through...

Duration:00:30:50

Julie Ferguson - Be Memorable (#47)

11/15/2019
“The more engaged your employees are, the more engaged your members are.” - Julie Ferguson Picture this, warm sunshine, sand running through your toes, and the breeze from the Indian Ocean gently ruffling your hair. Randy Smith, co-founder of CUInsight.com, is on location with his guest Julie Ferguson at the 20th SACCA Congress in beautiful Mombasa, Kenya. Listen in as they have a friendly conversation about their experiences in credit unions and beyond. Julie is a small business owner,...

Duration:00:31:42