Working at a branch may not be a viable means of getting an entry-level bank job anymore. Branch traffic is down, costs are up, and sales are flat. That’s the familiar story from America’s bank branches, and the industry is calling for employees with both broader and deeper skillsets toRead More
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Associated Bank, a Green Bay, Wisc.-based institution with $26.5 billion in assets, had 315 branches in 2007. Today, it has 225. Is the bank in trouble? Far from it. The bank is pursuing the cost savings from branch closures, in part, to fuel the bank’s digital efforts. Cutting its branch network byRead More