On the newest episode of "In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry", this week's guest is Kirk Drake, Founder & CEO of Credit Union 2.0. Kirk opens up about his entrepreneur mindset, getting started in the world of credit unions, his unique approach to having a paper route, and more, including:
The Leadership Corner (07:00 – 31:00): Todd and Kirk discuss how Kirk believes that the entrepreneurial mindset is born, not taught, and how it helps him see the world differently. They also talk about the future of credit unions as technology evolves.
The Curiosity Credenza (32:00 – 45:00): Todd and Kirk unpack the advantages for credit unions partnering up with “Fintechs.” Kirk shares how credit unions can focus on the things that make them great, so they can remain relevant and continue to compete in today’s market.
The Colors of Life (46:00 –52:00): Kirk chats about his wife’s dream of owning a winery, and how amazing it has been in their lives. He also shares how their unique ways of thinking have helped them develop a strong business plan. Kirk then gushes about his wife and how she helps keep him accountable!
Advice from the Experts (57:00 – 1:01:00): Kirk and Todd chat about the advice he would tell those who are trying to find their career path: “If you’ve achieved the things that bring you stability, you can always go back to the path where you started to achieve new goals…life is a journey…enjoy it!”
Enjoy listening to… In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry.