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Scholarship Opportunity: Introduction to Business Analysis Certificate ($599 Value)

CFTEA is accepting applications for the Unlock Your Potential Scholarship for our Introduction to Business Analysis Certificate. (A $599 value covering course expenses, except deadline extensions fee, to complete this certificate within six months). To apply, students must write a short 600-800 word essay on why they deserve this educational scholarship opportunity.  One student will be chosen from the essays collected to receive this 2020 scholarship. CFTEA is a non-profit committed to helping students overcome career and educational challenges.  We

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Spotlight On Success: Tim McDaniel

  Spotlight On Success: Tim McDaniel TowneBank Loan Coordinator This is what Tim had to say about his CFTEA experience: “I love learning! I enjoy the wide selection of classes that CFTEA offers with flexible schedules. I believe that a continued education doesn’t stop at the university, but lasts a lifetime. A continued education is important and leads to other positive outcomes in life. So far I’ve learned about effective telephone communication and the fundamentals of leadership. I’ve also taken

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Discover Instructor Led Online Webcourses – Spring 2020

Discover new courses, updated materials and special pricing for Spring 2020 Instructor Led Online Webcourses.  Plan ahead to unlock your career potential and boost your industry knowledge as a professional. January 2020 (enroll early!) 1/14 -Residential Mortgage Lending—Updated Textbook! 1/20—Accounting—Special Discount of $100! 1/29—Make Safe Deposit Boxes a Profit Center—Discounted Live and Recorded Rate! 1/30—Commercial Lending February 2020 2/13—Top 50 Important Operating Procedures for Safe Deposit Boxes—Discounted Live and Recorded Rate! March 2020 3/4—Quality Service (part of Certified Modern Banking

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Instructor Spotlight: Judy Barrett

Instructor Spotlight: Judy Barrett TowneBank Instructor with CFTEA for 10+ years We interviewed Judy about teaching for CFTEA and these were some of her thoughts on her experience on how she has benefited: “I have met many people that I wouldn’t have otherwise met both at my bank and other banks. It is nice to talk with individuals regarding their dreams and where they see themselves in the future. I have had several students tell me that they have made

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Spotlight on Success: Kimberly Ferebee from TowneBank

Spotlight On Success:  Kimberly Ferebee TowneBank Kimberly is working as a Member Service Specialist at TowneBank in Virginia since 2004. This is what she had to say about her experience taking courses from CFTEA: “I started working in the banking industry in 2004. At the time, I knew nothing about banking. However, when I started, one of the required courses that each teller must take was CFTEA’s Principles of Banking and Law and Banking (now Legal Foundations in Banking). After

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Instructor Spotlight: Jodi Robinson

Instructor Spotlight: Jodi Robinson Kennebunk Savings Instructor with CFTEA for 10+ years We interviewed Jodi about teaching for CFTEA and these were some of her thoughts on her experience: “As a CFTEA instructor, I feel like I learn just as much from the students as the students learn from me. So not only am I teaching, but I am also learning every time I instruct a class. Often times I feel like I am more of a facilitator than an

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It's finally here!

It’s Finally Here!

Eureka! It’s finally here! This is news we could not wait to share. The new ABA Principles of Banking book is ready for pre-order. Please contact Tammy (tammy@cftea.org) at our CFTEA office to place your pre-order as soon as possible. The current scheduled shipping date from ABA is the beginning of February. For those using our courses, our Principles of Banking book will be replaced shortly after our shipment has arrived. If you have in-house Principles of Banking books this

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Spotlight On Success: Dawn Larrabee

Spotlight on Success: Dawn Larrabee Katahdin Trust Dawn Larrabee works with Katahdin Trust Company as an Accounting Assistant. A recent graduate of our Verbal Communications Course, this is what she had to say about her experience with CFTEA: “In order for me to progress in my career, I had to go outside of my comfort zone and tackle this course head on. I wanted to strengthen myself as a professional in the banking industry, and in general. Verbal Communications is

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Thank You For 2019!

Thank you so much for your continued support for CFTEA!  We have had a year full of change and transformation due to your hard work and backing – and we are just getting started. Is there anything that we can do to support you better in 2020 and beyond?  I’d love to hear your thoughts.

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Spotlight On Success: Zachary Young

Spotlight On Success: Zachary Young Septic Designs of NH CFTEA courses aren’t just for Financial Institutions. Our courses are convenient, affordable and industry fluid. As a Septic Inspector for nearly 3 years, Zachary was looking for courses to help him speak with confidence when talking with clients. This is what Zach had to say about taking our FREE Speak With Confidence Course powered by MindEdge: ” As someone who is really busy being able to take a class that was

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