mbaBanking is the award-winning official publication of the Michigan Bankers Association. Articles cover banking-related topics ranging from the latest trends and technology to community outreach efforts to new banking rules and regulations.

Send your bank's news to Alyssa Harasim, Director of Communications and Public Relations.



Transform Your Banking Operations with Texting - Top 3 Tips by Mark Miyamoto, Eltropy
The Risk Value of Egress Filtering by Kelly Hesse, SBS Cybersecurity
The Longest Graduating Class for Perry Schools of Banking by Susie Wisler, Level One Bank 
Connecting Employers and Talent in the Banking Industry by BankTalentHQ
Michigan Traveling Circus Announces New Officers
Legislator Profile - Debbie Stabenow 

Connection in Disconnection - A Convention Recap by Eric Cook, MBA, Chief Digital Strategist, WSI & Founder/Chief Mentor, The LinkedBanker  Get to Know William B. Kessel by Alyssa Bouchard, Director of Communications and Public Relations
Q&A with Your 2021-22 MBA Executive Board
2021 Financial Literacy Award and MBA Innovator of the Year
Highlights of 135th MBA Annual Convention
Working Remote Long Term by MBASC Endorsed Partner Office Depot
Sell Value Not Price! Wait...What is Value? by Archie Kelly, Managing Principal - SalesPhysics LLC


2021 Banker of the Year – Jeanne E. Richter, President & CFO, Farmers State Bank of Munith, by Alyssa Bouchard, MBA
Don’t Get Left on the Sidelines, by Sean Payant, PH.D, Chief Consulting Officer, Haberfeld
Grant Smith – Leading in Tremulous Times by Alyssa Bouchard, MBA
Burnout or A Better Bottom Line, By Dr. Sherene McHenery, CSP
High Touch Coaching in a High-Tech World, by Tony Cole, Anthony Cole Training Group, LLC
Horizon Bank – Fostering a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion in the Communities They Serve by Alyssa Bouchard, MBA
The Art of Survival During a Global Pandemic by James G. Caliendo, President & CEO, PWCampbell 

How the MBA Is Your Resource with You in Mind By Stephanie Fisher, SVP, Education 
Creating Innovation – A Post-Pandemic Imperative By Joe Sullivan, CEO Market Insights 
Why Hire an Intern?! By Stephanie Fisher, SVP, Education, MBA 
How Renewable Energy Sources Can Benefit Agribusinesses and their Financial Partners By Kala Jenkins 
Executive Succession Planning Plays Vital Role in Long-Term Bank Health
The National Defense Authorization Act: BSA/AML Initiatives By Elizabeth Madlem, Vice President of Compliance Operations and Deputy General Counsel, Compliance Alliance 
2021 Could See More Retirement and Health Legislation By Mike Rahn, CISP, Ascensus 
One-Size Strategies Don't Fit All Situations By Mark Roe, Executive Vice President of National Sales, JMFA 
What International Business Customers Want from Their Community Bank By Earl Charnesky, SVP & Midwest Regional Manager, PCBB 
6 Ideas to Prepare For Audit Season By Rehmann 

January/February - A Clean Slate

MiBankPAC 2020 Contributors!
How to Navigate Through Difficult Change By Marianne Renner
10 Tips for Recruiting a Diverse Workforce By American Bankers Association
2021: An Odyssey Away from LIBOR By Tim Dominguez, Compliance Alliance  
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the Human Capitol Aspect Q & A with Cynthia H. Bowman, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Bank of America, and Felecia Roseburgh, Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager, FHLBank Indianapolis.
Mercantile Bank - Embracing Human Diversity
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion: Key Terms By Naomi Mercer, SVP, Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, American Bankers Association


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