The Solarian Blog

Culture is King

September 6, 2017

Sitting on my desk is the most prized possession in my financial institution. It is a plastic replica of Thor’s Hammer which probably cost fifty cents to manufacture.  Yet every Friday people wait in anticipation for a chance to win this costume accessory. Read More

From Faith to Finance

August 25, 2017

So there it was, my career, I was going to be a youth pastor. I had a plan in motion to go the college get a counseling degree and then on to seminary for my pastoral license. But life is funny just when you have it all figured out; it throws you a curve ball. Read More

Integrity & Trust

August 16, 2017

Bringing integrity to our roles as organizational leaders is an essential component of our success.  Integrity is vital to the establishment of a trust-filled environment.  Together, integrity and trust represent a powerful team for when they align positive outcomes are achievable by all.  Read More


August 3, 2017

Individuals and teams derive their accountability not from being directed to do something but rather by being empowered to make choices around how best to approach the work in front of them. Read More

How listening to our Members has helped us provide better Experiences

July 27, 2017

Solarity launched a ‘Voice of the Member’ initiative in October of 2015, and we have received nearly 5,000 surveys since inception. Of those nearly 5,000 surveys, we have responded to every single one.  Read More

Got Core Values?

July 19, 2017

A group of employees got together to decide what our guiding principles would be.  They were a great collection of thoughts on how we would behave and what we would believe.  The only problem with them was that the end result was a 3 page document, and no one can (or should) memorize a 3 page document. Read More