All areas of an organization, even those still in the analog world, are being transformed by technology. This shift isn't just modernizing manual processes with digital tools, but changing the fabric of an organization to support a new way of thinking. So while it may be a buzzword, digital transformation is happening and we're here to unpack it with you.
Between big ideas and tiny details is the ten thousand foot view.
Join the technology consultants from OST as we discuss the changing landscape of technology and what we're learning along the way. OST is a technology consultancy, specializing in all things digital. With offices in Minneapolis, Grand Rapids and Detroit, we have spent the last 22 years working with companies to grow, innovate and better serve their customers using technology.
Episode 46: Recapping AWS re:Invent with Jen Nowlin and Nick Young
In Episode 46 of Ten Thousand Feet, we are excited to welcome Jen Nowlin and Nick Young of OST’s Connected Products Team! After their recent trip to Las Vegas for the AWS re:Invent conference, Jen and Nick discussed the latest and greatest announcements and insights, what you need to know about IoT and where connected products and AWS are headed in the future.
Listen to this episode to get a recap of the event and what it was like to be back in person. Enjoy!
Episode 45: Finding Your Purpose at Work Featuring Meredith Bronk
What does it mean to find your purpose at work? Why is it important? In this episode of Ten Thousand Feet, the OST podcast, we talk to OST President and CEO Meredith Bronk about how she makes time for reflection and celebration. Bronk also talks about how leaders have worked to maintain culture and collaboration with employees working in places across the country, and the globe. What does it mean to feel connected to something bigger than yourself? Explore these topics and more in this episode of our show.
Episode 44: The Future of Work Featuring Andy Van Solkema
In this episode of Ten Thousand Feet, Andy Van Solkema, OST’s VP of Digital Strategy and Experience, looks into his crystal ball and offers his take on what the future of work looks like. The way he sees it, in the past, life used to fit into work. Now, work fits into life. How can people set up time to be creative and time for deep work? Does Andy see the work from home trend continuing? Tune in to the episode to find out all of this and more.
Episode 43: Cost Optimization with Alex Tweedy
In this episode of Ten Thousand Feet, Data and Technology Leader and Architect Alex Tweedy shines a light on OST’s new cost optimization offer. At the start of a cost optimization engagement, OST will work with clients to discover: what are your goals? Why did you launch a connected product in the first place? What is working well? Learn more about what a cost optimization engagement looks like, an exciting project Tweedy is working on and how he is using his prior experience every day on the job.
Episode 42: Mobile Accessibility With Andrea Bloemendaal
Awareness of accessibility in mobile applications is growing. And many companies are realizing that providing a more equitable and inclusive experience to users allows them to broaden market reach and increase product competitiveness.
In this episode of Ten Thousand Feet, host Kiran Patel interviews Andrea Bloemendaal to dive into the topic of mobile accessibility. You’ll learn how Andrea first developed a passion for this topic, what standards look like now and what trends Andrea sees coming our way.
Enjoy the episode!
The Future of Leadership with Barbara Rapaport
Andrew Powell interviews Leadership Coach, Barbara Rapaport
Great starting point for creative thought!
This podcast is able to feed your hunger for everything from business strategy to data and design. Gives you just enough of each with insightful nuggets allowing your mind to wander towards new creative ideas. Fantastic host speaker too! (keep up those great questions)