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Welcome to the Blue Door Podcast, brought to you by O2 Business, where we discuss technology that can help organisations bring out the best for their people and their customers. We're focused on discussing market trends, the culture and mindset, technologies that make a difference, and the lessons that can be learned. We interview senior leaders from some of the largest organisations across the globe. So open that door, come on in and let's begin.

Welcome to the Blue Door Podcast, brought to you by O2 Business, where we discuss technology that can help organisations bring out the best for their people and their customers. We're focused on discussing market trends, the culture and mindset, technologies that make a difference, and the lessons that can be learned. We interview senior leaders from some of the largest organisations across the globe. So open that door, come on in and let's begin.

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United Kingdom

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Welcome to the Blue Door Podcast, brought to you by O2 Business, where we discuss technology that can help organisations bring out the best for their people and their customers. We're focused on discussing market trends, the culture and mindset, technologies that make a difference, and the lessons that can be learned. We interview senior leaders from some of the largest organisations across the globe. So open that door, come on in and let's begin.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep6 - The workplace of the future and the need to embrace innovation

2/24/2021
This week we continue our "Future of Work" series. In this episode we take a closer look at the physical workplaces of the future, as well as how innovation and the approach to improving services is evolving. I talk with Chris Early (from 14:09), the estates and development manager at Telefonica, about how desk based workers need for offices will evolve over the coming years. I also talk with O2’s Head of Digital Solutions, Ant Morse (from 1:01), about the role that innovation plays in...

Duration:00:37:10

Ep5 - Digital workplaces and 5G private networks

2/17/2021
This is our first in a series of episodes focused on the future of work. This week to talk to Dave Cornwell, Head of Solution Design at O2 about digital workplaces, including the tools and capabilities that are enabling today’s hybrid workforce to work from wherever they need to be. We also hear from Tommi Uitto, President of Mobile Networks at Nokia, who introduces the topics of Industry 4.0 and 5G Private Networks. Two topics that we'll be exploring in more depth over the coming...

Duration:00:41:13

Ep4 - The value of strategic partnerships - McDonald's & O2

2/10/2021
This week, O2 CEO Mark Evans is in conversation with CEO of McDonalds UK and Ireland, Paul Pomroy. They were talking between the second and third lockdowns in the UK, and reflected on what it has meant to run an internationally recognised brand in 2020. They discussed leadership, managing and motivating staff, adapting to new ways of working, the importance of strategic partnerships, adopting new technology, as well as about being ready for what comes next. Access "The Big Ask" report here...

Duration:00:37:37

Ep3 - The mindset for developing high performance teams; Mark Evans and Eddie Jones

2/3/2021
This week, O2 CEO Mark Evans talks with England Rugby Head Coach about building high performing teams. You can watch the full interview on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fbv7ww3wNZk View all the Blue Door Expo content on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2elvLolPKfz1cgGuasaGjA Blue Door Awards - register your interest: https://connect.o2.co.uk/blue-door-awards-2021 This week's guests:

Duration:00:23:35

Ep2 - Building back a stronger Britain; Jo Bertram and ENABLE Scotland

1/27/2021
This week, Jo Bertram, Managing Director at O2 Business, shares her thoughts on five pillars that will support the recovery and re-imagine business in Britain. We’re also showcasing one of our Blue Door Award winners as we talk to Sudeep Chaterjee from ENABLE Scotland, an organisation whose mobile-first approach has transformed communication and engagement, further enhancing the quality of their care to more than 1,000 disabled people they support across Scotland. View all the Blue Door...

Duration:00:32:07

Ep1 - Driving Innovation; Costa Coffee, The Very Group, NWG and Suffolk County Council

1/21/2021
This week’s episode focuses on innovation, not just for the sake of trying new things out, but innovation for the sake of survival. Consumer attitudes are changing at an accelerated pace. Access to information, insights and opinions has never been so easy or quick. Social platforms can amplify a voice with just a few clicks. The need to maintain relevance in a crowded digital world has never been more important. Our panel discussion from our recent Blue Door Expo looks at the challenges...

Duration:00:31:40

Preview episode - creating a virtual event

11/5/2020
In this first, preview episode of the Blue Door Podcast, we look at how we turned our annual Blue Door Expo into a virtual event in 2020, and discuss the background to some of the technology that we used. So open that door, come on in and let's begin.

Duration:00:33:43