employee benefits

Unintended Consequences of Executive Change in Control Provisions

You’re a top performer at your bank and an executive from a competing bank wants you on their team. You recently got a new boss, and it isn’t gelling. So […]


IMO: How To Make Telecommuting Work in Banks

Schlepping to the office five days a week is enough to make employees, or would be employees, reconsider working for you. This is particularly true in urban areas, where 20 […]


Health Insurance: A Bank Problem Too

July 21, 2017 | Jeff For Banks

Bank health insurance premiums have escalated to the point of cutting back benefits. As a nation, our system is not working, whether it be Obamacare or pre-Obamacare. The cost continues […]


Are You a Bank With Benefits?

November 19, 2016 | Jeff For Banks

The American Bankers Association (ABA) recently announced a new benefit to assist its employees with repaying student debt. Beginning next month, ABA will provide each eligible employee up to $1,200 per […]


A Solution for Closely Held Banks

January 29, 2016 | Jeff For Banks

If you are a family bank and want to sell your shares without selling the bank, what do you do? So was the question that my colleague, Sharon Lorman, put […]


A Labor Day Analysis of American Banker’s Best Banks To Work For

September 7, 2015 | Jeff For Banks

American Banker recently published their annual Top 50 Banks to Work For compendium. I am proud to say that a few of the winners are clients. Why the pride? My firm […]