To celebrate and inspire not only our future generations but our current culture, MindTouch jumped headfirst into “Bring Your Child to Work Day.” Of course, we did it with a little bit of a MindTouch twist. Instead of the usual show them the office, tell them what people do, and let them eat ice cream, we put them to work. Watch out child labor laws. Learning to be flexible, collaborative, appreciative, process minded, all while having fun is a MindTouch staple. Having the children of … [Read more...] about Bring Your Kids to Kick Ass at Work Day!
MindTouch's Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Steve Bjorg, has been nominated for an award as part of the 2017 Top Tech Exec Awards program. In its tenth year, the Top Tech Exec Awards honor the most outstanding information technology executives in San Diego. The Top Tech Exec Awards pay homage to the wealth of talent in our local community who have vision, take risks, and implement new cutting-edge technologies, all in the name of making their organizations more connected, more … [Read more...] about Drumroll Please… MindTouch CTO Steve Bjorg Nominated for Industry Award
Whether you call it cloud software or SaaS, one thing is clear: the cloud has changed the way all business operates. From high-growth tech startups to legacy enterprise corporations, SaaStr’s Annual conference for SaaS experts hosts a wide spectrum of attendees united by technology, tactics, and direction. Case in point, this week Apttus teams up with Oracle, Gainsight, and WalkMe to present on how to not only sustain, but grow your customer’s value (net negative churn) across the board, … [Read more...] about The Secrets of Net Negative Churn – Customer Advocacy
MindTouch had a blast connecting with the student athletes at the UC San Diego Triton Career Night! Playing a sport while attending classes can be a full-time job in itself, so many of these student athletes simply do not have the time to gain work experience via internships, etc. This particular career night was all about helping these athletes utilize their unique skill set and experiences to transition into the workforce. We covered things like resume writing, tips for interviewing, and … [Read more...] about Career Night Was a Success!!
MindTouch is proud to be featured in the Downtown San Diego Partnership's Downtown Tech & Real Estate Review for December, spotlighting the company's relocation to San Diego's Energy Star-labeled and LEED-certified "Vertical Campus" earlier this year. A leader in the SaaS industry with over 300 customers, MindTouch joined resident organizations like the The Vine community, which along with EvoNexus mentors seed-stage entrepreneurs and startups in a work-sharing space. Origin Code Academy … [Read more...] about MindTouch offices profiled by the Downtown San Diego Partnership
What’s behind a sea change? A wave. There’s no denying that chatbots are upon us, and quietly changing business as we know it. And they are changing business because the way we communicate has changed. We have gone from phone to email to text to chat to chatbot. Think about it. We send five times as many texts as we make phone calls. Text messages are a way of life. Using the latest data available: worldwide more than 7 trillion SMS text messages are sent every year, 561 billion per month, … [Read more...] about Why Conversational Commerce Is Transforming Business as We Know It
Representing another step in San Diego’s tech diversity, 101 W. Broadway’s vertical campus partners with its newest tenant, MindTouch, Inc., to strengthen The Finest City’s global visibility in technology. MindTouch’s move is a lot more than just a bigger, better office. Aaron Fulkerson, CEO and CO-founder of MindTouch states, “It represents the growing diversity that the Regional EDC’s Economic Feasibility Study proves out. San Diego is more than beaches and borders, it is a hub for growth, … [Read more...] about A Giant Leap for Customers–MindTouch Opens New Global HQ
Before the EDC revealed its Economic Feasibility study, Andrew Gazdecki, CEO of Bizness Apps, carefully looked at the numbers and decided to move his entire company from Silicon Valley to San Diego. He chose San Diego over many other locations including, Washington, Arizona, and Nevada. The fact that San Diego has an incredible amount of high value college students graduating and entering the workforce means younger employees can grow in tandem with a company. These are the same potential … [Read more...] about San Diego’s Lifestyle a Key Advantage for Talent Recruitment: Andrew Gazdecki of Bizness Apps
Unveiling the truths behind the San Diego Technology ecosystem, Mark Cafferty, CEO of the EDC, references the top statistics that have pushed the city into ranking 7th out of all the top metropolitan areas in the US. The Economic Feasibility study covered an incredible spectrum of data points, revealing the strength and support the growing industry has here in San Diego. Mark hits the nail on the head when he points out that even though this is the 7th largest city in the country, you still … [Read more...] about Driving San Diego’s Tech Ecosystem: An Interview with Mark Cafferty
San Diego a tech hub? No way. Defense? Yes. Tourism? Yep. Beer? Absolutely! But tech? No WAY! Well, that is not what the data shows. Even as you read, more and more tech companies are migrating south for the future. Kicking things off in Underground Elephant’s state of the art headquarters (not yet open to the general public), the SD Regional Economic Development Corporation held a PR event giving us a sneak peek at the results of their most recent research project. The findings come from a … [Read more...] about Top 4 Reasons San Diego Tech Ecosystem is for Real