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Business Strategy

Led by Filene Fellow Dennis Campbell, the Center for Organizational Entrepreneurship evaluates cooperative strategies to give credit unions a competitive advantage and a business model based on innovation to drive long-term success.

Business Strategy

Filene Fellow

Dennis Campbell
Dennis Campbell
Dwight P. Robinson, Jr. Professor of Business Administration
Harvard Business School

Business Strategy Research

The Practitioners of Open-Book Management
Business Strategy / Jun 04 2018
The Practitioners of Open-Book Management

The final in a trio of reports, The Practitioners of Open-Book Management delivers insights gathered from a series of focus...

The Practice of Open-Book Management in Credit Unions
Business Strategy / Apr 26 2018
The Practice of Open-Book Management in Credit Unions

Following on the heels of the just-released Filene report The Power of Engagement through Open-Book Management, this report explores the...

The Power of Engagement Through Open-Book Management
Business Strategy / Apr 06 2018
The Power of Engagement Through Open-Book Management

Based on three principles: transparency, trust and fair treatment, open-book management engages with employees and gets them to think and...

Conexus at a Crossroads: Structuring a Credit Union for Innovation
Business Strategy / Jun 23 2017
Conexus at a Crossroads: Structuring a Credit Union for Innovation

Conexus Credit Union had found itself at a turning point. How would it organize itself to deliver innovative products and...

Structures for Innovation
Business Strategy / Feb 20 2017
Structures for Innovation

Many credit unions are either experts at “exploiting” the systems and processes they are good at or they tip to...

Creating Culture within a Credit Union: Four Approaches
Business Strategy / Nov 30 2016
Creating Culture within a Credit Union: Four Approaches

Insights from the Filene Structure for Success Colloquium Fostering a high-performance culture is essential to credit union success in competitive...

Designing Credit Union Culture for High Performance
Business Strategy / Jun 08 2016
Designing Credit Union Culture for High Performance

Research has shown that "stronger" cultures are associated with better organizational performance in terms of measures like ROI, net income...

Research Council

Leo Ardine
President/CEO
United Teletech Financial Federal Credit Union
Laura Campbell
President
Farmers Insurance Group Federal Credit Union
Dave Brydun
VP Consumer Lending
Baxter Credit Union
Tiffany Ford
CEO
University of Michigan FCU
Sean Gaven
SVP & CFO
American Airlines FCU
Darlene Johnson
VP Member Experience
Suncoast CU
John Pembroke
CEO
CUES
Annette Revet
Chief Transformation Officer
Conexus CU
Dean Young
SVP, Industry Engagement
PSCU