100th Episode Special: Revisiting Governance in the Digital Age

Kira Ciccarelli

Host: Rachel Simon, Senior Director of Product Marketing for Governance Solutions for Diligent  

Guests: Brian Stafford, CEO of Diligent and Dottie Schindlinger, Executive Director of Diligent Institute


In this special 100th episode edition of The Corporate Director Podcast, Brian Stafford and Dottie Schindlinger join us on the show as guests to take a four-year retrospective on their co-authored book, Governance in the Digital Age. Also, hear from host Meghan Day as she checks in from maternity leave to celebrate 100 episodes!

In this episode:

  1. Reflecting on Governance in the Digital Age: Schindlinger and Stafford assess their first book: what they got right, what they got wrong, and what they never saw coming.  
  2. Predictions for the Future: Schindlinger and Stafford make predictions for what the future holds for corporate governance – and what pieces of their book may still hold true five years from now.
  3. Writing a Sequel? Schindlinger and Stafford brainstorm topic ideas for a hypothetical sequel to Governance in the Digital Age

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Kira Ciccarelli
Kira Ciccarelli is Lead Researcher at the Diligent Institute, the think tank and research arm of Diligent Corporation. Her work focuses on conducting and providing governance research to inform director decision-making and guide best practices. Kira is one of the producers of The Corporate Director Podcast.