Labarre Associates, Inc.

Breaking the Mystique: XYZ FCU Interview Case Study

 WHO:  XYZ Federal Credit Union  WHAT:  Rolling out NCR ITMs  WHERE:  6 out of 9 branches (7th being implemented soon) HOW: XYZ uses ITMs with cross-trained FSRs (or Universal Bankers), many of which are former tellers trained…

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Breaking the Mystique

Posted: November 02, 2018

The Light Bulb Story

It all started with a light bulb...

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Light Bulb

Posted: July 22, 2018

Special Thanks to a Special Client

We would like to issue a special "Thank you!" to United Community Bank's Senior VP & CFO, Bill Barbera, who generously donated to one of our tech's (Timothy Billiot's) Boy Scout Troop #19.  We often say that our company is run off…

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Thank you

Posted: June 25, 2018

Strategic Facility Planning Can Radically Transform Your Branch Facility Operating Cost Structure

While line item cost reduction and strategic cost control programs control the “cost” portion of cost per square foot, strategic facility planning creates value through control of the “square feet” portion. Strategic Facility Planning…

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Posted: October 20, 2017

Immediately After the Flood: Branch Recovery Checklist - Damage Assessments

Your branch(es) flooded.  Now what? Don't rely on good thinking or memory after a natural disaster.  Most people will still be in shock when they first go to assess damages after a natural disaster.  Be prepared with a checklist so you don't forget to check something or document something.

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Posted: September 05, 2017

6 Questions to Ask Potential Facility Management Service Providers

Are you (or your in-house facility manager) getting overwhelmed with the day-to-day for facility management and maintenance?  You may have started thinking about outsourcing your maintenance needs or switching your facility management providers.  When…

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Posted: July 31, 2017