Welcome back to the Digible Dudes podcast. This week on the show, we’re celebrating Digible’s 5th anniversary. This marks a precious milestone in the story of Digible. In today’s episode, we’re diving into some amazing moments and lessons learned from the five years, and what to expect in the next five years. Joining us today are the three co-founders of Digible, David Staley, Reid Wicoff, and Nicole Staley.
Digible’s story is full of memorable events. We start the conversation with some of the most entertaining memories of the company. Moving on to strategic initiatives that helped Digible grow, Nicole dives into the outcomes of the program that was started to analyze errors that were made in Digible’s early years and learn from them.
Every successful company has its own set of unique values that makes them special and stand out from the crowd. In the next section, Reid, Nicole, and David share their take on the secret sauce that makes Digible special and successful. They also share some of the most memorable moments and experiences they had in their time with Digible.
One of the things about leadership that often goes unnoticed is that the higher the leadership position is the lonelier it gets. We dive into what Digible is doing to prevent that in terms of career development opportunities and cultural changes. Wrapping up the episode, we talk about what to expect in the next five years for Digible.
[01:00] Big Moments – We start the conversation with some important & entertaining moments from the first five years of the history of the firm.
[07:33] Analyzing Errors – Nicole shares her thoughts about the program that was started to analyze errors and mistakes and some of the learnings from this program.
[14:40] Secret Sauce – The unique values of Digible that have helped them become successful in the five years and some advice for startups to avoid failure.
[21:58] Most Memorable Things – Most precious and memorable moments from Digible’s history.
[26:29] Fighting Loneliness – Being in leadership roles in fast-growing companies can be lonely. We dive into the cultural measures Digible has in place to prevent this.
[31:08] Advice to Women – Nicole shares her advice to women who strive to be great leaders.
[34:38] Next Five Years – We talk about the plans we have for the next five years of Digible.