Guest Author: Christopher Cardillo (IT Manager) The Mobile Optimized Website (MOW) project set out to meet an ambitious goal: Make efirstbank.com easy to use on as many devices as possible, while maintaining a single version of the core content for each page, with little to no impact on how the site performs, from a page… Read More


Where do you bank? At a Branch? At work? At the gym?  In your pajamas? With the release of FirstBank’s free Mobile App, FirstBank customers have the ability to spread their wings and bank on the fly! I would like to give a special shout out to our participants in the “Where Do You Bank”… Read More


When I was a freshman in College my career path was clear, I was smart, good with my hands, mechanically inclined, I was going to be an Engineer.  I entered the University of Nebraska with all the certainty in the world of where I was headed in life. Isaac Newton, or maybe Gottfried Leibniz, depending… Read More


Author: Sebastian FirstBank employees are proud people.  We are proud of many things including (but not at all limited to) who we are, the company we work for, the people we work with, our customer base, our company’s goals, the friendships we have developed, our friends and family member, our missions and goals.  We are… Read More


Author: Craig FirstBank recently launched a campaign aimed at helping our small business customers.  This campaign is centered around the use of outdoor billboards that feature the business card of a local FirstBank small business customer.  A few of our locations have also instituted the use of the “Small Business Spotlight” board, which is a… Read More


Author: Gina Lately I’ve been noticing how difficult it is to do out-of-the-box thinking when you are surrounded by cubicles. This is not a unique problem, and organizations have been fighting this battle for a good, long time. So how do we go about fixing the issue of focus? Do we re-arrange desks? Do we clean up… Read More


Author: Christina Officers at FirstBank are not your typical bankers.  Did you know that each officer at FirstBank is sent to Graduate Banking School?  FirstBank knows and understands the importance of training and developing its employees so that they are able to better serve its customers.  It’s for this reason that after roughly five years… Read More


Author: Brendan As a member of FirstBank’s Security team I often get to see and play with a lot of cool technology. It’s a personal thrill of mine to watch new technologies emerge and develop. I especially enjoy when something exciting comes out for every day consumers that changes how they interact with the world.… Read More


Author: Chris When I was in fifth grade, my social studies teacher had our class create a mock government.  We had to learn how to run a city and we did it every day in class for a month.  Everyone had a job and I got to be the banker.  I loved it!  Ever since… Read More