PODCAST: Fire relief brings out the best in staff

first_imgSierra Central Credit Union in Yuba City, Calif., has three branch offices right in the heart of the “apocalyptic” wildfires, says John Cassidy, president/CEO of the $967 million asset institution.“These are some of the hottest fires ever recorded because of the type of timber and brush firefighters have to deal with,” he says.The devastation has affected both Sierra Central’s members and employees, but the credit union’s employees never wavered during the crisis. They continued serving members even when the crisis reached its pinnacle.Under Cassidy’s leadership, Sierra Central has provided relief to firefighters, first responders, and other care givers, offering generous financial support, food, water—even popsicles. continue reading » 1SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

”I want to take my country to the World Championship in Brazil”

first_imgFootball player of ” Roma”, Miralem Pjanić has had the best start of the season and he does not hide that he is flattered by the great interest of other big European clubs for his transfer.One of the most successful B&H football players says that he would lie if he would say that the interest of biggest European clubs does not flatter him. Although, he does not think too much about potential transfers, change of teams or the change of environment. As he says, it just motivates him to play even better.” There were many great moment during my carrier, but being able to play for my own country and especially in Zenica, is something that cannot be compared with any other success or satisfaction. I want to take my national representation and my homeland to the World Championship in Brazil, and I hope that I will reach that goal, and I think that I and my colleagues in the team are very much determined to achieve that big success”- said Pjanićlast_img read more