Looking at the agenda for the Community Bankers of Florida's 39th annual convention, being held this week in Orlando, gives further validity to the old saw, "What you fear most never happens, something else does."

Seeing some of the topics being discussed: such as "enhancing stock value through mergers and acquisitions" and "how to maximize your investment in technology," I could not help but think what the topics under discussion in the mid1950s, when the organization was started, might have been.

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