Episode #9-How Has the Sports Industry Changed in 2020? Jeff Newkirk Interviews Sport Management Professor Dr. Rodney Caughron

In this episode, Jeff discusses the sports industry with well known and respected sport management professor, Dr. Rodney Caughron.  Dr. Caughron has spent the last twenty-plus years researching and teaching topics related to leadership and sport management. Based on his research, Dr. Caughron has been able to keep a pulse on today’s environment in sport, and how it has evolved over the years.

According to Dr. Caughron, we are at a critical point in sport. COVID-19 and the current unrest in the U.S. have created an unstable environment.  Jeff challenges Dr. Caughron to make some 2021 predictions. 

Jeff Newkirk, MBA, EdD

Jeff Newkirk, Business Coach & Consultant, started his firm, Understandable Solutions in Nov ’19 after 30 years in corporate. Jeff & Understandable Solutions are dedicated to providing coaching & consultation that result in bottom-line improvement, as well as personal &professional growth.

Mike Saunders, MBA

Mike Saunders is theAuthority Positioning Coach at Marketing Huddle, the author of Amazon Bestselling book Authority Selling™, Adjunct Marketing Professor at several Universities, contributor to The Huffington Post, and member of the Forbes Coaches Council – an invitation-only community for the World’s Most Influential Business Coaches.