The latest from Renée Sattiewhite

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

Who cares? Is the credit union different?

The credit union difference – the driving force behind our movement.  These are the first words we utter in our thirty-second elevator pitch to answer the age-old question, “What’s the ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

Playing the ally card

Conversations about race can be a difficult journey. The topic is laced with colloquial phrases and misnomers. A simple expression can provoke deep emotions and misunderstandings. I have grown up ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

Breaking down barriers: Community and immersion

You don’t have to sell too many people on the importance of higher education. It is the foundation that helps us build prosperous careers and achieve financial security. Education ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

HBCU’s are worth recognition

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are more important than ever. Perhaps you are wondering: “Well, what exactly is an HBCU? Or maybe you are saying to yourself: “Renee, why ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

Reviving the value of career development

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people work.  The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) reports that 83% of employers are adjusting their business practices in light of the ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

The core competency of culture

Core competencies define our business capabilities and distinguish us from competitors. They are hard to replicate, they provide member benefits and can be leveraged to expand profits.  When you think ...

- by Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC

Authentic leadership starts at the top

“Leadership starts at the top.” That is a common phrase that we have all heard before, right? It is a motivational, digestible, and relatable saying. It empowers employees to hold ...