It’s time to stop throwing shade at vertical video

Pete Brown
Pete Brown // February 21, 2017
While our eyes prefer horizontal frames, our hands prefer holding our phones vertically. And in the ongoing battle between the two, it seems our hands are winning. So, let me get this out of the way first— I love doing this: I know it makes me look like a caricature of a...

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Facebook’s Manifesto, Snap Inc.’s video and a Yahoo discount: the week in review

Danika Stahl
Danika Stahl // February 17, 2017
Our weekly roundup brings you a list of curated content in social, technology and Mindset Digital happenings from need-to-know news to silly social trends. This week in social… Mark Zuckerberg wants to “develop social infrastructure for community.” That’s what he said Facebook’s new focus will be on Thursday’s press tour. A refresher...

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The big impact of changing a single word

Pete Brown
Pete Brown // February 15, 2017
Words matter. This is one of our mantras at Mindset Digital. In an age of hyper-distraction, when we see thousands and thousands of words every day, one key to breaking through the noise is carefully choosing your words. This is the story of how I made the slightest change in how...

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Tips Tuesday: Rethinking your summary in LinkedIn 2.0

Hope Madden
Hope Madden // February 14, 2017
What part of your LinkedIn profile have you ignored? Best guess – it’s your summary. And if that’s true, you’re making a huge mistake. We get it. No one likes to write about themselves, which is likely why so many people paste directly from their resume into their profile—or don’t fill...

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