Strategic Management

COVID’s Ongoing Impact on Bank Branches

Guests: Jacob (“Jake”) Iampietro, SVP & Director of Retail Banking, Penn Community Bank and Thomas (“Tom”) Minichiello, SVP & Head of Retail Banking, Kish Bank Podcast Show Notes: Our This […]


Rest in Peace Purple Pen

Robert “Bob” Earl Prothero passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home in Bluffton, South Carolina on January 9th, 2021. He was 87 years old. Bob attended Beaumont High […]


Bankers Automate! With This Asterisk

Last week the Virginia Bankers’ Association had a futurist at their annual convention. Among other things, he predicted that the pandemic induced, government supported prolonged labor shortage will accelerate the […]


The Future of FinTech! Are You Ready?!

Guest: Charles E. Potts, Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer for the Independent Community Bankers of America ® (ICBA) Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast […]


Data Cleansing & Data Governance: What the heck does that mean?

Guest: Kim Snyder, Founder and CEO of KlariVis Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking […]


Community Banking According to Andy

I enjoy Twitter because of the relationship threads I have maintained, the good-natured jabbing among friends, and keeping abreast of news I would not otherwise read. One of my tweeps […]


M&A From a Strategic Perspective

Cohosts: Bob Kafafian, Chairman and CEO, and Rich Trauger, Managing Director Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders […]


Top Post-Pandemic Issues Facing CFOs

Guest: George Rapp, EVP and Chief Financial Officer, The Bank of Princeton Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought […]


Banking’s Execution Imperative

**This article originally appeared in Jeff4Banks.com on June 19, 2021.**   Announcer: Spain had 85% possession against Sweden and did not score. The strategy drawn up by the Spanish side […]


Squared Away-How It Happened

**This article was originally posted on Jeff4Banks.com on April 29, 2021.** March 11, 2020: The World Health Organization declared a global pandemic. I attended the Pennsylvania Bankers’ Association Women in […]