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See Bestselling Author and Biz Expert Daniel Pink at CUNA GAC
Friday, February 5, 2016 6:20 AM

Daniel Pink

You still have time to register for the upcoming CUNA GAC, the premier event of the credit union movement. We want to be sure we head off the bankers lobby, which will descend on Washington, DC, a few weeks after our GAC. It's critical that credit union leaders take advantage of every opportunity to visit with lawmakers during the CUNA GAC. 

National Geographic host of Crowd Control, bestselling author, and business expert Daniel H. Pink will join keynoters Lisa Bodell and Ted Koppel at this year's event. Pink is the author of five books that have sold more than two million copies and been translated into 34 languages. His latest book, To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth about Moving Others, offers a fresh look at the art and science of selling, drawing upon a rich trove of social science. His #1 New York Times bestseller, Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us, uses 50 years of behavioral science to overturn conventional wisdom about human motivation.

Pink's business and technology writing has appeared in various publications including The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The Sunday Telegraph, Fast Company and Wired. He also advises Fortune 100 companies and startups on recruiting, innovation, and work practices. He has provided analysis of business trends on CNN, CNBC, ABC, NPR, and other networks in the U.S. and abroad.

Pink served from 1995 to 1997 as chief speechwriter for Vice President Al Gore. He also worked as an aide to U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich and in other positions in politics and government. Pink received a BA from Northwestern University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and a JD from Yale Law School.

Please click on the link below to hear an important message from Cornerstone's Jim Phelps, SVP of advocacy.


The annual CUNA GAC conference brings together thousands of credit union leaders from across the country to advocate at league-coordinated GAC Hike the Hill events, during which attendees meet with members of the U.S. Congress and engage them in conversations on important credit union issues.

If you're attending the CUNA GAC, please go to the Cornerstone website and:

  1. Register for the Cornerstone Legislative Briefing and Reception on Tuesday evening;
  2. Complete the Congressional Meeting Request form on the registration page.

For more information on CUNA GAC, visit