“Just yell duck! A lot of us died by the time you finished talking.”

Debra Jasper
Debra Jasper // September 26, 2016
By Debra Jasper and Betsy Hubbard We talk too much. We write too much. And we definitely send too much email. Most professionals get and send about 150 emails every day at work – 150 a day. And it’s not just the emails. It’s the countless texts, constant interruptions and the meetings...

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Why Your Inbox is Lowering Your IQ

Debra Jasper
Debra Jasper // August 23, 2016
Quick: What’s the first thing you do when you get to work every morning—after that first (or third) cup of coffee? During my keynote talks, I’ve asked this question to thousands of conference attendees—and the response is always the same. We scan our email. Then we delete as many as we can...

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Competing in Today’s Digital Economy: Part 3

Dr. Debra Jasper and Betsy Hubbard
Dr. Debra Jasper and Betsy Hubbard // July 1, 2016
Myth #3: If you build it, they will come So far, we’ve busted two of the myths that keep organizations from adopting a digital mindset. Myth #1 explored why you personally need to become a digitally savvy leader for your team. Myth #2 demonstrated why a shift to a digital culture doesn’t happen...

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Competing in Today’s Digital Economy: Part 2

Dr. Debra Jasper and Betsy Hubbard
Dr. Debra Jasper and Betsy Hubbard // June 30, 2016
In our last blog post, we explained why top executives can’t just outsource digital knowledge anymore. They actually have to understand the space. In this second post in a three-part series, we continue exploring the three myths that keep organizations from adopting the digital mindset needed to compete in today’s economy. Myth #2: Only your...

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LinkedIn: So Much More Than a Resume

Betsy Hubbard
Betsy Hubbard // January 8, 2015
Are your clients impressed when they click on your LinkedIn profile? Or does your profile – or lack of one – make them less likely to take your calls? You got on LinkedIn to expand your networks and enhance your reputation. But if you’ve essentially posted an old resume, it's time to...

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A big conversation in Norway

Betsy Hubbard
Betsy Hubbard // May 10, 2013
The Mindset Digital team was thrilled to be back in Bergen, Norway, for the Nordic Media Festival this week. And it was great being part of the backchannel, which was active in both Norwegian and English. UPDATED FRIDAY: In all, 849 Twitter users tweeted at the #NMD13 hashtag from Wednesday through Friday, generating...

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