Author: Kristy Stiefvater
    Date: 08/07/2019

    3 Easy Ways to Leverage Your Business Banker’s Expertise

    As a business owner, you know your business like no one else. You understand its peaks and valleys – and the corresponding financial and cash flow needs that accompany them. Though we may not work directly in your...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Bryan Orth
    Date: 07/10/2019

    How to Leverage Automation to Save Your Business Time and Money

    As a small business owner, you have a lot on your plate. From managing inventory to hiring, training and retaining staff, and community involvement, we understand that your days are full. Did you know there are ways...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Will Deppiesse
    Date: 06/27/2019

    Develop a Business Expansion Plan with Your Banker

    The outlook for U.S. businesses is solid, with the CEO Economic Outlook Index still above its historical average of 82.6 at 89.5 in the second quarter of 2019.  Most financials we see from companies continue to...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business , Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

    Benefits of Community Business Bank

    The Impact of Workplace Injuries

    Is your business prepared to respond to a workplace injury? Are you aware of the degree of costs incurred when injuries occur? Most importantly; are you set-up to provide the highest level of care and support to your...

    Topics: General Business

    Author: Bill Hodgkiss
    Date: 05/22/2019

    ICB Economic Update - Spring 2019

    As a business bank, we know how important it is to keep current on economic conditions in your region and the state, but sometimes only national data is readily available. That’s why we bring you the ICB Economic...

    Topics: General Business

    Author: Lindsay Meyer
    Date: 05/08/2019

    7 Tips To Help You Prevent Cash Flow Crunch

    If you own a small business or manage a nonprofit, you know managing day-to-day expenses can be tricky, especially when payments or donations are inconsistent. If you have experienced temporary cash flow problems...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Author: Steve Van Remortel
    Date: 04/24/2019

    The ONE Secret to Talent Retention

    The #1 challenge I hear leaders talking about these days is having the quantity and the quality of talent to serve their customers and achieve the organization’s annual objectives and budget. You have to recruit and...

    Topics: Business Growth , General Business

    Author: Will Deppiesse
    Date: 04/10/2019

    8 Things Every Nonprofit Needs to Do to Keep Their Budget on Track

    The financial health of nonprofit organizations is incredibly important to our communities. Having served on several nonprofit boards over the years, it has become clear to me that good financial health is essential...

    Topics: Cash Management , General Business , Nonprofit

    Benefits of Community Business Bank