Debra Jasper

Debra Jasper

Ohio, USA
Founder and CEO Mindset Digital & Advisor - Strategic Communicator And Visual Storytelling Expert
An international keynote speaker, Mindset Digital Founder and CEO Debra Jasper, PhD, has given keynotes to thousands of people in more than a dozen countries, from Australia and Ukraine to Dubai. Named one of the top Winning Women entrepreneurs in North America by Ernst & Young, Debra and her firm work with leaders and advisors across Fortune 100 firms, and specialize in working with leaders in hospitality, healthcare and finance. Debra Jasper is also a fellow in the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at Ohio State University, where she teaches graduate courses in Managing in a Hybrid World.
  • Business Growth
  • Business Management
  • Corporate Audience
  • Corporations & Businesses
  • Economic Development
  • Endorsement & Product Launch
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Key Note
  • Sales Motivation & Sales Kick Off
  • Virtual & Online Meetings

DEBRA JASPER BIOGRAPHY

Mobile, custom, fast and easy. That’s what it takes to meet the demands of today’s digital consumer. That’s why Mindset Digital Founder and CEO Debra Jasper is passionate about helping leaders compete in a world of AI, charming chatbots, emotion analytics and more.

As founder and CEO of Mindset Digital, Debra Jasper, Ph.D., applies her deep passion for powerful storytelling to helping professionals capture attention in a digital age. Debra has given talks to more than 50,000 professionals around the world, from the Australian Global Internet Conference to Sweden’s Schibsted Academy and the Ukrainian Council of Ministers. Today, tens of thousands of professionals are enrolled in her firm’s highly visual online training courses, where they earn certifications in the Social Selling Habit and Marketing in a Social World.

Before launching her digital transformation firm, Debra Jasper directed Ohio State’s Kiplinger Program in the John Glenn School of Public Affairs, where she launched the first social media fellowship for journalists in the world— working with CNN, 60 Minutes, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and other top newsrooms. Debra spent more than a decade as an award-winning journalist, covering presidential campaigns and state politics and producing in-depth, investigative projects. She earned two degrees in journalism, along with a Ph.D. in Educational Policy and Leadership from Ohio State (she wrote her dissertation on the art of powerful storytelling in Appalachia).

As part of her work, Debra Jasper is immersed in studying megatrends, micro-trends, business transitions and culture shifts as well as leading digital transformations that move legacy workforces from reluctance to relevance. In this time of short attention spans and hyper-distraction, she also teaches leaders how to write and present with clarity and impact. Named one of the top 12 female entrepreneurs in North America by Ernst & Young, Debra works with a wide range of leaders across Fortune 100 financial firms as well as healthcare, hospitality and tech organizations.

Formerly Directed Ohio State’s Kiplinger Program in the John Glenn School, where Debra Jasper launched the first social media fellowship for journalists in the world–working with CNN, 60 Minutes, The Washington Post, and other top newsrooms. Spent more than a decade as an award-winning journalist, covering presidential campaigns and government–and producing in-depth, investigative projects that spurred new laws and reforms. Earned her PhD in Educational Policy and Leadership from Ohio State (she wrote her dissertation on the art of powerful micro-storytelling), as well as two degrees in journalism.

Videos

Podcasts

Play

The Wealth Exchange

Mark Therriault

Better Business: Building a Stronger Online Presence

Debra Jasper Topic Presentations

break through - advancing in today’s distracted, hybrid world

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Today’s clients are not just more distracted. They are more distant and distressed. To compete, we must adapt––fast––to new ways of working. That’s why this high-impact keynote, by award-winning storyteller and international keynote speaker, Debra Jasper, Ph.D., will show you how to:

    • Save time and get faster responses with clear, compelling messaging.
    • Make complex data and financials easier for your clients to understand and act on.
    • Create a compelling online presence that stands out from the crowd.
    • Prepare not just for what’s now—but for what’s coming next (rapidly changing AI tech, charming chatbots and more).

    When you communicate with extreme clarity, you have maximum impact. This session will give you a step-by-step guide to breaking through.

break through - leading in a time of ai, charming chatbots and more

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • The headlines are daunting. “The Robots are Coming” warns The New York Times. “AI will Revolutionize Investing,” predicts Fortune. “More than 300 Million (Mostly White Collar) Jobs will be Impacted by AI,” says CNN.

    But beyond the headlines, what will AI really mean for how you do business every day? Put another way, are the bots coming for your job?

    In this interactive session, Ohio State Faculty Fellow Debra Jasper, Ph.D., will explore how AI will dramatically change the way you work, communicate and connect. It will cover:

    • The two ROIs of AI (the Return on Investment and Risk of Ignoring)
    • The impact of AI on the financial sector
    • How to stand out with clients amidst a tsunami of AI-generated content
    • What you can do to prepare––not just for what’s now, but for what’s coming next

    In this fast-moving session, Debra––named one of the top female entrepreneurs in North America by Ernst & Young––will give you new, practical approaches for advancing in a world of AI, charming chatbots and more. Because to compete, you can be reluctant (to adapt) or you can be relevant. But these days, you can’t be both.

navigating the digital maze - strategies for successful business transitions and digital transformation.

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, business transitions and digital transformations can be both daunting and essential for survival. As a motivational speaker coach, Debra Jasper empowers leaders to embrace change and navigate the digital maze with confidence. With her expertise in megatrends, micro-trends, and culture shifts, Debra provides practical strategies for moving legacy workforces from reluctance to relevance in a world of AI, emotion analytics, and charming chatbots.

    From developing clear and impactful communication skills to mastering the latest mobile, custom, fast, and easy tools, Debra’s motivational speeches inspire audiences to take bold steps toward successful business transitions and digital transformation. With her snappy title, “Navigating the Digital Maze,” Debra captures the urgency and excitement of this dynamic and ever-changing field.

unlocking the future with ai and machine learning

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • As technology continues to evolve at breakneck speed, it’s easy to get lost in the hype and wonder of science fiction. But what does the future really hold for AI, chat GPT, and machine learning? As a leading expert in tech futures, Debra Jasper delves into the latest research and developments in these cutting-edge fields. Drawing on her deep knowledge of megatrends and culture shifts, she explores the real-world implications of AI and machine learning on industries ranging from finance to healthcare to entertainment. With her snappy title, “Beyond Sci-Fi,” Debra challenges audiences to move beyond the hype and embrace the incredible potential of AI and machine learning to transform our lives and our world. Whether you’re a tech enthusiast or a curious skeptic, Debra’s motivational speeches will inspire you to unlock the future and seize the opportunities of tomorrow.

innovation at warp speed - navigating the future of technology

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • The pace of innovation in the world of technology is accelerating at warp speed, and the future is more exciting and unpredictable than ever. As a leading expert in tech futures, Debra Jasper shares her insights and perspectives on what lies ahead in the rapidly evolving world of technology. Drawing on her deep understanding of megatrends, micro-trends, and culture shifts, she explores the potential impact of emerging technologies like AI, quantum computing, blockchain, and more.

    From predicting the next big thing to identifying potential pitfalls and ethical considerations, Debra’s motivational speeches help audiences stay ahead of the curve and navigate the complex landscape of future technology. With her snappy title, “Innovation at Warp Speed,” Debra captures the excitement and urgency of this rapidly evolving field, inspiring audiences to embrace change and seize the opportunities of tomorrow.

the power of extreme clarity - break through in a hyper-distracted, hybrid world

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Today’s audiences aren’t just distracted, they are more distant and distressed. To capture attention, you must become a powerful virtual communicator. In this high-impact keynote, Mindset Digital CEO Debra Jasper, PhD will show you how to:

    • use extreme clarity to drive action and get faster results
    • present with power–even on a small screen
    • create a compelling online presence that stands out from the crowd

    When you communicate with extreme clarity, you will have maximum impact. This session will give you a step-by-step guide to transforming your approach

advancing women in a digital age - key visibility strategies that raise the bar

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Much is changing for today’s women leaders. They are running for office in record numbers and winning. They now control 60% of private wealth in the U.S. and that number is on the rise. And they are forcefully speaking out about the hurdles that stand in their way. Yet there are still more CEOs named Michael or James in the S&P 1,500 than women CEOs.

    So how can more women harness their power, and the power of this moment, to create a greater impact? This high-energy session, led by Debra Jasper, PhD, —named one of the top female entrepreneurs in North America by Ernst & Young—demonstrates actionable strategies for advancing in a digital age. She’ll cover how to:

    • take the stage and capture attention (and why it matters so much)
    • communicate with confidence, clarity and impact
    • increase your visibility with a compelling online presence and powerhouse network

    To reach today’s distant, distracted audiences requires rethinking everything from the language we use to how we deliver presentations to how we show up online. This session will help women leaders embrace and showcase new approaches and take the stage strategies that stand out from the crowd.

you have eight seconds, go! competing in a connected world

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Mobile, custom, fast and easy. That’s what it takes to meet the demands of today’s digitally savvy consumers. But simply recognizing this isn’t enough. You need to:

    • understand what smart organizations are doing to earn attention and loyalty
    • write and present for a hyper-distracted mobile world
    • build a personable online presence that stands out from the crowd
    • get ready for what’s coming next (AI, charming bots, emotion analytics and more)
    • To survive, businesses need to adapt. In this interactive session, international keynote speaker Debra Jasper, Ph.D. and founder of Mindset Digital, will help your teams “connect the dots” — and take advantage of new technologies and approaches that lead to breakthrough results.

    Note: This talk can be customized for a range of industries, from financial and healthcare to hospitality and manufacturing, and a range of audiences, such as:

    • You Have Eight Seconds, Go! Recruiting in a Digital World (for recruiters)
    • You Have Eight Seconds, Go! Selling in a Social World (for sales teams)
    • You Have Eight Seconds, Go: Leading in a Digital World (for C-Suites)
    • You Have Eight Seconds, Go: Breaking Through in a Hyper-Distracted World (for compliance teams)
Debra Jasper travels from Ohio, USA & delivers customized and tailored keynote speeches, presentations, workshops and training sessions. on the topics enlisted below. These services are designed for a variety of audiences, industries, and event types and event formats.

Testimonials

I have been booking speakers for 10 years now and we use the same dataset for measuring speaker performance. Debra Jasper broke all records. I book over 150 speakers per year and Debra Jasper is #1. My advice – Book Debra before TED does

Phil Leahy

CEO
Retail Global

Thank you for your inspirational presentation today. I wish all my female colleagues could have attended! I look forward to sharing my new knowledge with them.

Molly

Today’s keynote was the most energizing keynote that I have ever attended! I give a 5 star to Debra Jasper and the CSCNetwork for including her as a presenter

Emily

Great talk today, Debra Jasper The insight you shared in ‘Breaking Through Advancing Women in The Digital Age’ was invaluable. I’d love to connect to continue gleaning knowledge from you. Fantastic talk! One of the best I’ve attended in 2021 and 2022 combined

Kelli

It was such a pleasure attending your keynote Debra Jasper. Our team came away with great insight into ways to engage our team members and customers. Thank you for taking the time to present to our network. I hope to cross paths in the future.

Jaunie

Super compelling slides! Kept my attention the entire time

Susan

Articles & Media

Coming Soon!

Books

Coming Soon!

How to book Debra Jasper for an event?

Debra Jasper keynote speaker is an expert presenter and has a wide range of experience speaking to a wide variety of audiences and organizations. Debra Jasper delivers keynotes, workshops & training sessions. They may also host or emcee events. Hire Debra Jasper from Ohio, USA for your event to inspire the audience to take action and make change in their work and their lives. Your workplace will benefit from our keynote speaker and their keynote talks and speeches will shift the mindsets or behaviours for the audience members in Canada. 

Interested in booking Debra Jasper for an event?

Are you looking to hire Debra Jasper for your event? Debra Jasper Ohio, USA is a dynamic and engaging speaker that offers audiences researched content paired with expertise and a dynamic speaking ability. Debra Jasper is also a Canadian corporate consultant and coach and facilitates workshops and training sessions for a corporate audience. Debra Jasper is an expert keynote presenter and speaks on wide variety of topics. Hiring a great speaker for your event is important and working with a thought leader like Debra Jasper from Speakers Canada’s roster will engage audiences into the content of the presentation to bring awareness and a fresh perspective for their approach to their work and their lives. Book Debra Jasper to educate, motivate and activate the audience through an interactive and entertaining presentation at corporate meetings and gatherings.

Known as a popular key note speaker in Canada, Debra Jasper creates life changing experiences for the participants with practical insights and strategic advice they can implement right after the session. Working with a one our leading expert speaker like Debra Jasper from Ohio, USA offers organizations a fresh perspective to assist the people of the organization. No matter if it is a government, association, or business crowd, Debra Jasper is a perfect speaker for your event. Through unique practical insights for trending topics and years experience speaking to different organizations, Debra Jasper focuses on changing individuals to make better decisions at work and their lives. No matter if you are holding an in person or virtual event, having an influential speaker such as Debra Jasper will engage, motivate, and activate the audience to make a change in their lives and inspire action for results to meet organizational goals. Your workforce will benefit from Debra Jasper’s presentations and speeches, with measurable results set to shift the people of the organization and core direction of the company. Book Debra Jasper speaker for your annual general meeting, conference, summit, or convention in Canada.

How much does it cost to hire Debra Jasper for a keynote presentation or virtual event?

Debra Jasper is an expert professional key note speaker with a lot of experience speaking and delivering engaging talks to organizations and audiences in Canada. Each of Speaker Bureau Canada’s talent have different ways to assess their fees, and Debra Jasper speaker fee ranges depending on the size of the audience, event format (in person or virtual), event location, and if the organization booking them is a non profit, association, government department/government agency or business/corporation. The speakers we work with are flexible with their fees, and it is important for us to learn more about your event before we approach them, as it is our role to work for you, and to help you find a speaker within budget. 

Please contact Speakers Bureau of Canada and provide us with your event details so that we can contact Debra Jasper to check availability or confirm the pricing and associated costs to hire a great speaker like Debra Jasper for your event. As Debra Jasper's agent and as a Canadian top speaker bureau and talent agency for speakers, we are able to propose each event opportunity from each host organization’s behalf to try to help you get in touch with Debra Jasper and confirm them for your in person or online meeting/event. We can also provide and advise on the booking process and potentially negotiate their fee. Speakers Canada is a client focused speaker agency, and we work for you in finding good speakers for your team meetings and booking processes.

Debra Jasper Disclaimer
Speakers Bureau Canada assists companies and event planning teams seeking to hire talent like Debra Jasper for speaking engagements, virtual meetings, conference appearances, training sessions and workshops facilitations. Our Canadian speakers bureau does not claim to exclusively represent Debra Jasper, however they are represented by Speakers Canada, and we work with them closely for their Canadian speaking opportunities and bookings. As Canada’s top speaker bureau, we represent Canadian motivational keynote speakers and professional guest speakers that will be available on your upcoming events date and location that are withing the budget. Our talented bureau speaker booking agency can help find business speakers or celebrity speakers that aligns with each organization, audience, event theme and the topic themes you hope for the speaker to address in their presentation. 

When SBC receives a request to book Debra Jasper we provide you with their speaker fees, travel costs and check their schedules. We work closely with the host organization’s event planning team and the speaker to handle the logistics and to relay or negotiate associated costs. Our talented team members then will work with our talent directly or their agent/manager/assistant to confirm the Canadian speaker fee and travel expenses, so that event planning teams can receive an official quote for the speaker appearing at the event. Speaker fees and travel costs vary per speaker and our role is to contact Debra Jasper about your event, after we have connected with the event organizers to learn all the event details and/or conference program. Each booking request is unique since session durations and audience sizes can vary which may affect the speaker’s fees. If you are looking to hire Debra Jasper, we recommend filling out the booking request form so a booking agent from Speakers Bureau Canada can get in touch with our talent to help you coordinate with your team to engage the speaker for a successful event.

Request Availability

please verify you are humann!

*Are you using a VPN? If so, you may encounter issues submitting this form. We value and respect your privacy. Should you need assistance or prefer alternative methods to submit your request, please contact us at events@speakerscanada.com.

MY Speaker List

Your short list is empty