This year’s Great Lakes Credit & Collections Association Conference was held in Delavan, Wisconsin at the Lake Lawn Resort, located near Lake Geneva. From May 21 – 23, collections professionals came to hear influential speakers and learn accounts receivables best practices. The conference featured topics such as cryptocurrencies, CFPB, hiring and retention, and goal setting. Plus, new GLCCA officers were installed during an evening ceremony. The 2018 GLCCA Conference was a memorable conference; here are a few things that stick out in my head: Continue Reading
This year’s ACA Spring Forum was held in Las Vegas at the M Resort, located a few blocks from the strip. From March 14 to March 16, hundreds of people came to hear influential speakers and learn accounts receivables best practices. The conference was heavily focused on compliance and provided curriculum to help A/R professionals earn the Credit and Collection Professional (CCCP), Professional Collection Management (PCM) and other designations. But aside from the educational sessions, there were also great networking opportunities, a booming exhibit floor and Vegas’s always exciting atmosphere. Here are a few things that stick out in my head about ACA Spring Forum 2018:
Growing up in operations at a large collection agency in the high volume telecom world, it never ceased to amaze me how early we needed to start preparing for the tax season. Whether you have competitive portfolios or not, you’re always trying to outperform other agencies. If your competitors are doing it better, that can be a steep hill to climb all year on those scorecards. Here’s a few things you can do to prepare for tax season now:
LocateSmarter’s lead development representative, DJ Perry, attended the ACA Fall Forum in Chicago, November 1 – 3, 2017. From informative sessions to great networking, DJ came back to Cedar Falls, Iowa with a lot to talk about. View his top moments from this year’s conference by viewing the slideshow below.
We continue our Meet the Team series. This month, we introduce you to DJ Perry, LocateSmarter Lead Development Representative. DJ began working for LocateSmarter after working in third party collections for 7 years. Learn more about his professional background, his first job at the age of 11, and what DJ has in common with the NFL’s David Johnson.