Our podcast is designed to provide you with top business insights, fresh perspectives from world class guests, and the tools you need to lead better than before. In this episode, Tony Richards interviews Mike Parks, Director for the Columbia Regional Airport and outlines the four biggest mistakes you can make talent development.
Segment 1: Tony Richards talks news and stocks with producer Bill Foster.
01:00 – Welcome to Better than Before
02:30 – Self-Esteem Workshop
05:00 – News in Business
13:00 – Monthly Stock Review
Segment 2: Mike Parks, Director for the Columbia Regional Airport, joins us as this week’s guest.
20:00 – Guest Background
24:30 – 2018 Goals For COU
27:00 – Employee Recruitment and Retention
29:00 – Current and Future Destinations
37:30 – Tony’s Lighting Leadership Questions
Segment 3: Tony Richards discusses the biggest mistakes in talent development in this week’s leadership lesson.
43:30 – Creating A Lot of Complexity
44:30 – Adding No New Value
46:00 – Neglecting the Science
48:30 – No Transparency and No Accountability
Disclaimer: We are not giving financial or stock market advice and we do not advocate any of this for anybody other than ourselves.
About the Guest
Mike Parks has worked at the Columbia Regional Airport for over 16 years and with the City of Columbia for 18 years. During this time, he has been in the positions of public safety supervisor and operations supervisor before becoming the airport manager. Parks is also an adjunct instructor for the MU Fire Rescue Training Institute and has traveled and instructed students at airports nationwide.
Better than Before is hosted by Tony Richards and produced by Clear Vision Development Group. Our staff includes William Foster and Whitney Coker. You can subscribe or leave a review for Better than Before on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and iHeartRadio. If you have a leadership question you would like answered on the show, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.