EMERGING LEADERS

The MBA is dedicated to enhancing professional development for Michigan’s young bankers/emerging leaders and prepare them to become the industry’s next generation of leaders. 


ABA TEAM LEADER CERTIFICATE

Designed to help individuals develop the necessary skills to effectively lead and manage teams. The courses in the program have been developed for bankers who directly supervise or collaborate with others in the bank. Successful team leaders focus on both team purpose and individual tasks, promote shared responsibility, identify methods for rewards and recognition, communicate effectively with team members and stakeholders, coach team members, and help manage the change process.

You must complete the following courses: 
Banking Today*
Coaching for Success 
Dealing Effectively with Co-Workers 
Effective Written Communication 
Ethical Issues for Bankers (new version included Jan. 2018)
Managing Change 
Meetings that Work 
Presentations Skills (new version included Jan. 2018) 
Rewards and Recognition 

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BANKING MANAGEMENT WEBINARS

Baby Boomers vs. Millenials
Cash Management: How Sales, Operations and Technology Can Work Together to Generate More Fee Income
Community Bank Capital Raising Simplified
Financial Analysis of Community Bank Acquisitions
Leveraging the Middle of Your Organization
Secrets of Buying and Selling a Community Bank
Strategies for Family Banks
Creating the Right Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Program for YOUR Community Bank
Developing an Enterprise-Wide Risk Assessment
Three Risk Assessments in Your ERM Program - ERM, IT, and Internal Controls

WOMEN IN BANKING RESOURCES

"Research shows that diverse management teams produce higher ROIs. As diversity, including gender diversity, is recognized as a competitive advantage, smart leaders will work to overcome factors that inhibit the development of women leaders."  
—Dorothy Savarese, ABA Chairman and Chairman, President and CEO, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank