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CU Snapshot

 Aug '17Jul '17
# of CUs5,708 5,893
Members
(millions)
112.7112.2
Total Assets
($ billions)
$1,372.1$1,383.7
Total Savings
($ billions)
$1,158.6$1,165
Net Cap.
Assets
10.8%10.7%
Loans to Savings82.3%81.5%
Loan Delinq.0.8%0.7%

         Credit Union Indicators

How to Think Like a Leader

Make three big mental shifts.

While much of leadership development focuses on doing, leadership effectiveness really starts with thinking, according to strategy+business.

The three big mental shifts current and aspiring leaders must make to develop their abilities revolve around:

1. Complexity. Similar inputs into mechanical systems may result in similar outputs. But people require more nuance to motivate and engage.

2. Clarity. Recalibration of goals is a constant challenge that you must meet to deliver top performance.

3. Capacity. Take ownership of your own development. Don't just rely on training resources or opportunities through your company.