Author: Melissa Schamburek
    Date: 08/12/2020

    7 Tips for Keeping Remote Employees Engaged

    The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken up the way companies view working from home. Employers had to flex quickly to adjust to a remote workforce, many with only a weekend's notice. Some employees have now cautiously...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 08/05/2020

    6 Tips to Amp Up Fraud Protection for Small Business

    If you run a small business or a nonprofit, you’ve poured your heart and soul into making your organization succeed. It may have taken years to start turning a profit, but now you’re in a place where your business is...

    Topics: Risk/Fraud , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Marisa Adams
    Date: 07/23/2020

    How Has COVID-19 Impacted Local Tourism?

    Over the past several months, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused us all to change the way we live. Many people started working from home, vacations have been cancelled, and some businesses have had to close their...

    Topics: General Business

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    Author: Jeff Sachse
    Date: 07/16/2020

    ICB Economic Update - Spring/Summer 2020

    The emergence and continuation of the COVID-19 (also known as Coronavirus, or SARS-CoV-2) pandemic that first started to impact the U.S. economy in late January has unprecedented in its speed, scope, and scale. No...

    Topics: General Business

    Author: Matt Lemke
    Date: 07/15/2020

    The Benefits of Digital Banking

    It’s no secret that banking at traditional brick-and-mortar branches is no longer the first choice for many banking customers, especially since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Switching Business Banks: Questions to Ask to Ensure a Smooth Transition

    Written by Bryan Orth Robert Seal

    There are many factors that may precipitate a change in business banks, including dissatisfaction with your current bank’s customer service, outgrowing its financial product...

    Topics: General Business

    CEO Tim Schneider Featured in Stop the Vanilla Podcast Episode 26

    He went from working on the farm as a kid to taking the bank public.

    Last week, our very own Tim Schneider was featured in the "Stop the Vanilla" Podcast and spoke about how he learned to understand, own and leverage...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Dave Coggins
    Date: 06/19/2020

    Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA)

    Debt Forgiveness Application Process Update Version 2.0

    Recently we provided an extensive update on the debt forgiveness phase of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) based primarily on changes brought about by the...

    Topics: Financing , Cash Management , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

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