Category Archives for Kansas City


Help Wanted! We’re looking for exceptional people.

Core Bank: So Much More than a Bank

By Ali Shoup, Vice President, Core Bank The old adage, HELP WANTED. What does this mean in today’s world of record-low unemployment and a multi-generational workforce? It means; a timely opportunity for talent to be rewarded, unprecedented pressure for companies to retain top talent and for employers to look beyond traditional roles by adding flexibility […]


The importance of picking one direction.

One Direction

By Scott Schulz, Vice President, Mortgage Lending, Core Bank It was an odd time to be thinking of the band One Direction. Just a few seconds earlier I was laughing with my family, enjoying a fast section of river during our Colorado white water rafting trip this past July, approaching what our guide said would be […]


Bankers Without Coffee: A Horror Story

Bankers Without Coffee

By Bridget Clark, SBA Credit Manager, Core Bank Most Bankers require coffee in the morning for their brains to function properly. I’m one of those rare Bankers who doesn’t drink coffee, but I’m fully aware that I should never talk to, or look a Banker in the eye, until said Banker has consumed their required gallon […]


Employee Spotlight: Abby Day

Abby Day

By Abby Day, SBA Loan Servicer, Core Bank Let’s see, where do I begin??? Who is Abby Day? First off, but most importantly, I’m a mother of three! Joren is 11 and just started 6th Grade at Gretna Middle School. Yikes! I cannot believe my little baby is now a middle schooler! I don’t know what’s […]