Peter Frampton & Gregg Allman Join Forces For Indy Throwdown [A Gallery]

first_imgThere’s nothing quite like the opportunity to see a music legend at work. So many individuals have given themselves to the art of performance, but only a choice few can maintain longevity and stand the test of time. Last night at the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn in Indianapolis, IN, not one but two legends performed for an enthusiastic crowd. Those legends were, of course, Peter Frampton and Gregg Allman.Frampton has enjoyed a successful career, powered by hits like “Show Me The Way” and “Do You Feel Like We Do?” There’s no slowing down for the rocker, as he treated fans to a great celebration of his music. Allman, too, has shown no signs of slowing down, even though his band The Allman Brothers shut down after their 45th anniversary in 2014. His new solo act is top-notch, bringing fans a potent mix of ABB hits, blues standards, and more.Thankfully, Phierce Photo was on the ground to capture this classic rockin’ scene. Check it out below! Load remaining imageslast_img read more

CUs in wildfire region coping with change

first_imgThe forest fires, the evacuations and now the increase in frequency and reach of the rolling blackouts has made life—and running a credit union—in Northern California “extremely complicated,” says Brett Martinez.The CEO of Redwood CU, which has become a critical resource in its region for not only providing support for members impacted by the growing number of fires in California but also for the communities the $4.7-billion CU serves, acknowledged doing business in the region now means adjusting to a great deal of change.‘Complicated’ Situation“It’s gotten so complicated, so many pieces of the puzzle to address, but I guess, fortunately, we’re pretty good at this,” said Martinez, whose credit union has raised more $35 million over three years to aid fire victims in California, as well as provide food and shelter. continue reading » ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Credit union marketing tips for 2020 and beyond

first_img continue reading » 2020 has not been an easy year for anybody. People and businesses alike are struggling. Unfortunately, many credit unions are as well. As marketers, we’re accustomed to putting a positive spin on things—of selling an easier way to a better future.It’s hard to see how to do that well, right now. So, let’s pretend for a minute as though part of that brighter future is already on its way. Let’s imagine a world recovering from Covid-19.How do we market credit unions in that world? Here are a few ideas.Create a Credit Union Facebook GroupGroups and pages are very different beasts. Facebook pages are designed to help businesses build audiences, create advertising campaigns, and track ROI. In short, they’re all about selling to people—and they cost a lot of money. ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tells incoming Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta to restore the club’s ‘culture’

first_imgThe Spanish coach has agreed a deal to take over at the Emirates (Picture: Getty)Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has encouraged incoming Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta to restore the culture and DNA of the club that was established under Arsene Wenger.The Spaniard is on the verge of taking his first steps as a manager with the Gunners, having served his apprenticeship as assistant to Pep Guardiola during three-and-a-half very successful years at Manchester City.Arteta, who skippered Arsenal during his five years at the club as a player, needs to turn around a woeful run of form that has produced just one win in their last 14 games. Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterFriday 20 Dec 2019 11:39 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.8kShares Comment Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tells incoming Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta to restore the club’s ‘culture’center_img Arteta’s return to Arsenal could see the Gunners move back towards Wenger’s ideals (Getty)Speaking earlier this week, the Frenchman said: ‘I think the most important thing is, every club, and Arsenal especially, is built on special values and inside the club people have to take care of that. That is most important.‘What makes the culture of a club great, is first the values of the club and you have to be faithful to that and continue to develop that. And he will have to be surrounded, if he comes in, to respect that.‘The club just needs to make the right decisions. You have to understand first that a football club is built on values and on good players. And that’s what the club will have to do, is get these two together.’MORE: Mikel Arteta joked about Arsenal defence while Manchester City coach and highlighted huge weaknessMORE: What Arsenal can expect from their new manager Mikel ArtetaMore: FootballChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Arteta knows Arsenal very well and was interviewed for the job in 2018 (Picture: Getty)Solskjaer was in a similar position this time last year after being parachuted in to replace Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford and made a point of looking to restore the culture and ethos that had existed under Sir Alex Ferguson.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTHe believes Arteta needs to do something similar at Arsenal, with many fans having criticised Unai Emery for moving too far away from the football identity that had been ingrained under Wenger.Asked at his press conference on Friday morning if Arteta is the right man to lead Arsenal forward, Solskjaer replied: ‘Yeah I think so.‘If you know the DNA and culture of the club, if you’ve been here especially in periods when the club’s done well, you see what the culture is.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors‘I think that’s important, build on what’s been going well and improve on what you think should be improved. Guardiola is probably the best example, what he did with the Barcelona team.’Solskjaer’s words echoed those of Wenger himself, who feels Arteta must uphold the values of Arsenal when he takes over the managerial reins. Advertisementlast_img read more