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Thanksgiving in April?

Thanksgiving in April?

Submitted by: Ted Helgesen, Executive VP of Operations We help people. It’s what we do every day. And we like nothing more than telling our best customers, “thank you!” In November, we held a Turkey Card Program promotion where eligible customers received a Thanksgiving themed card they could exchange at our stores for a check to be used toward the purchase of a turkey for a holiday meal. This program is a great way to thank our customers during the holiday season. This program also serves as a way for our team members to build upon their customer relationships. We …

Neurodiversity and Autism – what does it mean for the future of our workplace?

Neurodiversity and Autism – what does it mean for the future of our workplace?

Submitted by: Cat Vasarhelyi, Talent Strategist, Special Initiatives Today, “the workplace” is an ever-changing, ever-evolving notion – open concept floorplan today, distraction-free recommended tomorrow. The people that make up the workplace are also constantly changing – whether that be from training and development, or from the natural growth that comes as we move through life. Besides this, today’s companies are seeking to be more inclusive and anti-discriminatory. The TMX Finance® Family of Companies is no exception. However, when it comes to leveraging diversity (one of the Top 5 Reasons to Work with Us, by the way!), we know it’s not …

#DefineYourDrive- Passion

#DefineYourDrive- Passion

Lori Hindman, GM, District 88 My parents owned several businesses I worked in from the age of 14 to 18 until I joined the Army. I was taught very early that to succeed in life, you have to go out, get what you want, and prove you’re the best. I have always strived to be the best I can be and to bring new ideas and creativity to whatever I do in business. I have a passion to learn as much as I can, to get to the next level, and to always strive for excellence. Passion, determination, and discipline …

#DefineYourDrive- Initiative

#DefineYourDrive- Initiative

Tera Bolton, GM, District 117 I started with TitleMax in March of 2014 as a Store Manager. I was very sincere in my commitment to the position and was eager to earn the status of General Manager. Within a short time, and with the help of some amazing leaders, I was promoted. Since then, I have operated three different store locations and am currently overseeing a special project for my district while operating one of the larger stores in Tucson, AZ. Having initiative is what gets me up and going every day, and then vigor kicks in. When you have …

#DefineYourDrive

#DefineYourDrive

Submitted by: Cat Vasarhelyi- Talent Strategist, Special Initiatives We’re excited to launch a brand new blog series called #DefineYourDrive! We feel that everyone has a story to tell about their personal journey to success- whether that be in their career or their personal life. Our team members’ unique backgrounds and experiences are what make up the intrinsic fabric of this Company- it’s what makes us family. And we want to share those stories! In this series, you’ll learn about our people. You’ll see their passion, their drive, how hard they work, the challenges they have faced, and the many accomplishments …

Changing and Growing- A LOT!

Changing and Growing- A LOT!

Submitted by: Dickson J. Sipemba, District Director of Operations They say that in business, if you’re not growing and changing, your dying. So, I like to approach change head on and with a positive attitude! We recently realigned a few districts, and I am helping to lead a new district. As a District Director, I feel the most important part of my role is to ensure that my team is comprised of great talent and that we have “A” players at all levels. This is very important for any team to succeed!  My philosophy is to expect A LOT from …

The Golden Ticket Winner Series

The Golden Ticket Winner Series

Remember our awesome Golden Ticket winners? They are team members who are recognized by our President for doing outstanding things every day and are awarded a pair of tickets to a Dallas Mavericks game. Here’s a recap of the game from one of our Golden Ticket winners! Golden Ticket Winner Chandler Schexnayder Workforce Planning Analyst II, Savannah, GA Read why Thadd Tokerud, Director of Financial Planning Analysis, nominated Chandler: Let’s just start with this, if we could clone 100 to even 1,000 Chandler’s this world would be a better place! On a daily basis Chandler is the living definition of …

The Big Winner!

The Big Winner!

Submitted by: Jamie Lane, Director of Internal Communications To kick off 2017, our CEO issued a challenge to all Regional and District Directors to create a list of 10 enhancements or changes along with viable solutions they would like to see made to our current point of sale system. Our CEO is constantly raising the bar on how the technology we deploy impacts our team members and our customers. His focus for this new year is to keep improving the technologies we currently have in place to make our team members’ jobs more efficient and allow them to better serve …

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Today is Random Acts of Kindness Day! We’ve had so much fun celebrating kindness all week- we’ve seen pictures and posts of breakfast treats at the office, kind words, kind acts to team members and strangers, and most of all, smiling faces! In fact, we even have the “RAK Police” patrolling the hallways of our Dallas corporate office capturing acts of kindness from our team members. Check out these great shout-outs and posts our team members made below, but you’ll have to check the TMX Finance Family of Companies social media pages to see everyone’s acts of kindness. Remember to …

Everyone Loves a Bake Sale!

Everyone Loves a Bake Sale!

Submitted by: Melissa Ardis On Monday January 30th, the Legal and Compliance Department hosted a bake sale with a range of goodies such as cookies, cakes, pies, Rice Krispy treats, muffins, and cupcakes just to name a few. Members of the department stocked a push cart full of sweets and spent the day going from department to department in our Savannah Corporate offices to sell the baked goods in order to raise funds. “This was a great way to get the team and other departments engaged to help out families in need of support.” – Victoria Newman, Sr. Compliance and …