Translation Is Not Transformation: A Tale of Digital and Ducks

Pete Brown
Pete Brown // October 25, 2018
What does it mean to undergo a digital transformation? There’s certainly no shortage of consultants offering their take on this hottest of buzzwords. But do you wonder, like I do, why we’re only now talking about the digital transformation of our work life, some 20+ years after the computer/internet/digital era dawned? I think...

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[PODCAST] Timeular, Google AI and Digital Well-being

Mindset Digital
Mindset Digital // May 17, 2018
The Mindset Digital crew checks out a new time tracking device, talks through the big announcements made at Google IO and explores the digital well-being movement. [embed]https://soundcloud.com/mindset-digital/33-timeular-zei-google-io-and-digital-well-being[/embed] Here's what we discussed in this episode: Zei by Timeular 2018 Google IO Announcements Digital Well-being   Follow us on Twitter! Pete Brown @petebrownsays Jen Michaels @jenlmichaels Steph Greegor @greegor23 Briavel Shultz @beevel7 Mindset Digital @mindsetdigital Email...

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[Podcast] Ep. 31: Mike Taylor on ‘Plumbing for the Internet,’ Automate tasks with Zapier, IFTT and Microsoft Flow

Mindset Digital
Mindset Digital // March 14, 2018
Mike ‘the Tool Man’ Taylor returns to talk about three tools you can use to automate various services and workflows you use online, or, as he puts it “Plumbing for the Internet.” [embed]https://soundcloud.com/mindset-digital/ep-31-mike-taylor-on-plumbing-for-the-internet-zapier-iftt-and-microsoft-flow[/embed] Links: Zapier.com IFTT.com Microsoft Flow: flow.microsoft.com Follow us on Twitter! Pete Brown @petebrownsays Mike Taylor @tmiket Briavel Shultz @beevel7 Mindset Digital @mindsetdigital Email us: podcast@mindsetdigital.com Some music is courtesy of...

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MSD Podcast #24: Home Pods, Hate Speech and Depressed Robots

Mindset Digital
Mindset Digital // June 28, 2017
Episode 24: Three Things: Home Pods, YouTube's ad policy wrt Hate Speech and Depressed Robots In this Three Things episode of the mIndset Digital Podcast, Matt Weiner, Hope Madden and Michael Harwick each take four minutes to get creative director Pete Brown up to speed on a variety of recent happenings...

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Mindset Digital Podcast #20: Instagram Stories vs Snapchat Stories Battle Royale

Mindset Digital
Mindset Digital // May 10, 2017
Instagram and Snapchat keep cloning each others features. In this episode, two of the office millennials square off in a no-holds-barred 'who-has-the-better-stories feature' death match while Creative Director Pete Brown tries to keep up. Plus, an update to our Episode 16 review of Digit. [embed]https://soundcloud.com/mindset-digital/ep-20-instagram-vs-snapchat[/embed] Show notes: Instagram Stories hits 200M users, surpassing...

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Snapchat, Instagram and the Hall of Fame of Now

Pete Brown
Pete Brown // March 6, 2017
Articles hailing the ongoing war between Instagram and Snapchat seem to be missing the point For some time, I assumed the reason why I didn’t quite get all the stories about a raging, feature-stealing, user-poaching feud between Instagram and Snapchat was simply because I am over 40, and somehow biologically incapable...

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