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Weekly Blog from Peak Consulting
Each week, we at Peak Consulting try our best to put out a featured post for our clients and customers about relevant issues in their fields.
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Peak Consulting Welcomes Robert Fischer to the Peak Team! Peak Consulting LLC is excited to announce and welcome Robert Fischer to the Peak Team! Robert is Peak's new Deposit Consultant. Robert officially started working with Peak on May 21st. He has more...read more
Peak Consulting Welcomes Megan Quigley to the Peak Team! Peak Consulting LLC is excited to announce and welcome Megan Quigley to the Peak team! Megan is Peak's new Marketing Specialist. Megan officially started working with Peak on May 21st. She is a...read more
Peak Announcement: New Office Manager Peak Consulting LLC is excited to introduce and publicly welcome Susan Royal to the team! Susan is Peak’s new Office Manager. Susan started with Peak on February 21st and has hit the ground running! She has...read more
The Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) is a "Drive-up without the tube", that can also be used as an ATM. One of Peak Consulting’s clients recently built a new branch with an Interactive Teller Machine in the Drive-up instead of the typical Drive-up window. ...read more
Peak Conference Highlights Peak Consulting's 1st Annual Training Conference was held September 20th - 22nd at the Graduate Hotel in Lincoln, NE. Highlights of the conference included training sessions focused on deposit and loan operations, vendors with...read more
Core Optimization - Deposit Hot Topics: I have been on several Deposit Core Optimization engagements in the last couple of months, so I thought I would share some of the hot topics specific to the core that I've run into. I've worked with both large and...read more
Conversion Phases When a Financial Institution acquires another Financial Institution, it can take several months to convert the accounts onto the current system. There are six conversion phases to take into consideration when planning for an account conversion....read more
10 Productivity Tips These tips for productivity will help you find the motivation you need to be more productive each day. Get your blood flowing by doing some sort of physical activity in the morning. Even a quick 15 minute walk can help prepare you for the day...read more
Millennials and Banking by Christy Mollhoff The definition of a millennial is those born between approximately 1980 and 2000. Millennials (Gen Y’ers) have just recently passed up the Baby Boomers as the largest living generation with about 80 million. It’s forecasted...read more
1098 Forms and Seasonal Addresses 1098 forms for the 2016 tax season require information regarding borrower address compared to collateral address on loans. Box 7 may be incorrectly checked on the 1098 form if a Seasonal Address is being used. For example, the...read more
Road Notes from Peak Consulting
Peak Consulting travels around the country, as well as in their local state of Nebraska, to help banks and credit unions maximize their core operating platforms. Learn more about our experiences, learnings, and trainings.
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Peak Consulting LLC recently visited a bank in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and was able to learn a little about the exciting city as well! The history of Sioux Falls revolves around the cascades of the Big Sioux River. The falls were created 14,000 years ago...read more
Palm Trees, ocean breeze, and sandy hair. Yes, Peak Consulting took on California and learned some interesting facts about its capital city along the way! There definitely wasn't a shortage of things to do in this adventurous city. Here are some fun facts...read more
Peak Consulting visits Utica, New York Peak Consulting LLC recently traveled to Utica, New York to meet with clients and experience the city. Peak learned some interesting facts about Utica that we'd like to share with you! Utica was established on the...read more
Peak Consulting recently worked with clients located near the Isle of Palms Beach in South Carolina. Besides the fact that it is absolutely beautiful there, there are also many interesting facts about this location! Isle of Palms is a city in South...read more
Peak's 2018 Vegas Event was held at Gilley's in Treasure Island Peak held their annual event in Las Vegas during Fiserv Forum. The Peak Team and some of our partners welcomed many bankers on the evening of April 16, 2018. Highlights at Gilley's included:...read more
Peak Consulting recently worked with a client near Hershey, PA. Hershey is home to Hershey's Chocolate World and Hershey Park among many other attractions. How did Hershey's chocolate and Hershey, PA get started? Milton Hershey, Hershey's Chocolate founder, tried a...read more
Striped Pig Distillery On a recent client trip to Charleston, SC, Cole and Christy had the opportunity to tour the Striped Pig Distillery in North Charleston. Johnny, one of the owners, gave us the tour. He was very passionate about the entire process and made the...read more
Memphis, TN Travel Blog We recently had the opportunity to visit Memphis, TN for a conference. Memphis is the largest city in the state of Tennessee and is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff where the Mississippi and Wolf Rivers meet. We had the chance to check...read more
Charleston, SC Local Dining We traveled to Charleston, SC to work with a client at the end of August and were able to try some great local restaurants during our time there. Charleston is the oldest city in South Carolina and is known for its rich history,...read more
New Hampshire Lakes Region Local Dining New Hampshire is a small New England state with quaint towns, beautiful lakes, trees and mountains. At the heart of New Hampshire is the Lakes Region which has Lake Winnipesaukee, a popular destination for canoeing, fishing and...read more
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The Voice News - article published on April 21, 2016 Peak Consulting LLC helps clients maximize software Liz Stratman, The Voice News HICKMAN – Looking to help clients in a proactive way, Brent Reynolds of the Cortland area and Cole Anderson of Lincoln decided to...read more
Peak News - Summer Edition 2017 Peak's Summer Edition Newsletter has been published! Our newsletter has information on Peak's User Conference in September along with articles on Loan Hot topics, Deposit Charge off automation, Conversion Process Management,...read more
Peak News Issue Number One. Peak is excited to publish our first newsletter. We have put together some information related to the financial industry with articles on Change Management, Millennials, what our clients are saying about Premier 8.4 and even what "Peanut...read more