Using social media and crafting the best strategy to drive your business in 2018 with Neal Schaffer (MDE273)

Neal Schaffer is an author of multiple books and one of the more well-known thought leaders in marketing, and especially in social media marketing. In this conversation, we discuss what it takes to build up trust, how to work with … Continue reading

How To Develop The Futureproof Mindset

Whenever I get an inside view of a company culture, it seems so easy to find the faults. But what of the recipes for success? The bigger question becomes: How to develop a futureproof mindset? My first port of call … Continue reading

Announcement – Futureproof Is Business Book Award Finalist – Embracing Change

We are delighted to announce that Futureproof has been voted a finalist in the inaugural Business Book Award 2018 in the category, Embracing Change. The awards ceremony event will be held on March 16, 2018 at the The Grange City Hotel London. Caleb Storkey … Continue reading

How Best To Handle Those Linkedin Connection Requests?

I have written about handling Linkedin connection requests in the past, but there continues to be a thorny, never-ending stream of invitations in my Linkedin inbox. I’m sure that you, like me, get connection requests that leave you scratching your … Continue reading

How To Build A Great LinkedIn Network And Why Reducing Your LinkedIn Network May Be Key

I have to guess that, since you’re reading this post, you’re on LinkedIn? I also imagine that, like me, you wonder how worthwhile your LinkedIn network actually is? Maybe you have garnered a rather large network and you battle with the quandary of … Continue reading

Artificial Intelligence + Data Ownership + New Business Model with Nick Oliver at People.Io (MDE260)

Nick Oliver is an entrepreneur, looking at the cross section of artificial intelligence, personal data ownership and business models. He’s the founder and CEO of people.io, a start-up whose purpose is giving people ownership of their data. People.io is described … Continue reading

Why Spelling Mistakes And Grammar Errors (Are Different And) Both Count!

Considering most computers come with spell checkers, it seems hard to imagine how an important document can ever have spelling mistakes. Not that my blog — with over 1300 posts — or my books are without mistakes, but when you have a … Continue reading

If Your Company Wants To Be A Media Company, It Needs This Position Urgently

Have you noticed recently how many companies and leaders have been caught out for having a poor culture, bad ethics and/or a questionable leadership style? Headline companies (and CEO) over the last few years have included (but not limited to): Sony … Continue reading

In Return For Free Wifi? What Is And What Should Be Allowed In Terms of Value Exchange?

I did a social sign in the other night at the Cumberland Arms and did a double take before authorizing the ”permissions” in exchange for free wifi. Of the four “opt ins” requested, which one gets your hair up most? Update your profile? … Continue reading

Getting Digital Transformation Through Your Organisation with Tiffany St James (MDE236)

Minter Dialogue with Tiffany St JamesTiffany St James , digital transformation strategist and international speaker. Tiffany is the former Head of Public Participation for the UK Government and an Executive Director of the British Interactive Media Association. In this podcast, we … Continue reading