Participate in KBA's Service Charge Survey Here
Questionnaires for our 2015 Service Charge Survey have been mailed to KBA member banks with a return deadline of March 6. The survey results will be published as part of the 2015 Comparative Data Report on or about June 1. If you prefer, you may complete the survey electronically. Please keep in mind that banks completing and returning their questionnaire by the deadline will receive the results at a discounted fee. Please direct questions to KBA Education Resources.
Graduate School Scholarships
KBA is currently accepting applications for scholarships to the 2015 sessions of the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado and the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Applications are due March 1, 2015. You may access scholarship forms here: GSB-Colorado; GSB-Madison. Please direct questions to Becky Tongish at the KBA.
The New .bank Domain Webinar Part II: Follow-up and Q & A
In part I, ABA's cyber security expert Doug Johnson and bank COO Al Williams guided participants through the minutia surrounding the new .bank domain including: eligibility, the application process, availability, pre-registration, enhanced security controls and more. Part II will focus on the many questions that are being generated as a result of the first broadcast, the media, and ABA publications and other sources. Even though the cost for a .bank domain has not been finalized, Doug will address this question to the best of his ability. If you missed the Part I, we strongly recommend you access it here prior to the broadcast of Part II. Sign up today for Part II on February 25 or 26 to get all of your questions answered. IT'S FREE!.
The Kansas Bankers Association is pleased to have Office Depot as an endorsed vendor. As a KBA member, you have access to Office Depot’s exclusive Business Services Division website which provides strategic brand partnerships, multi-billion dollar buying power, ease in economizing your operations, and customer service that is unmatched in the industry. Sign up and start saving today! Click on the Office Depot link for more information.
Compensation and Benefits Survey Now Underway
KBA has begun to collect data for the 2015 Compensation and Benefits Survey to be published around June 1. Survey questionnaires need to be completed and returned to the KBA no later than March 16 to be included in the report. Participants in last year's survey received a preprinted form and may request an electronic copy of their customized form by contacting Lynne Mills at the KBA. New participants were mailed a blank questionnaire and may access an electronic fillable copy here. The survey results will be made available to participating banks at less than half price, so complete your questionnaire before March 16 to take advantage of discounted pricing.
The Kansas Banker
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