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40 minutes of conversation between UK Tech Industry old gits Matt Ballantine and Chris Weston.

40 minutes of conversation between UK Tech Industry old gits Matt Ballantine and Chris Weston.
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40 minutes of conversation between UK Tech Industry old gits Matt Ballantine and Chris Weston.

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@Wb40podcast

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English


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(110) ITDF

5/20/2019
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On this week’s show Chris and Matt report back from the IT Directors’ Forum at The Grove Hotel in Hertfordshire. You can find out more about Avril here: https://www.cancercentral.org.uk/moreAboutUs.jsf And about Ian here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dudleyian/ We’re off for a week – next show and back to usual format on June 3rd

Duration:00:23:49

(109) Customer Experiences

5/13/2019
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On this week’s show, partly recorded at the Richmond Events IT Directors Forum, we speak to Freshworks’ CEO Girish Mathrubootham about Customer Experience and starting up in India.

Duration:00:40:47

(108) Live!

5/6/2019
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On this week’s show, recorded live at the first WB-40 Meetup, Chris & Matt speak to Steve Brown from Empiric, our wonderful hosts, about the initiative to get female students into tech work experience, Next Tech Girls. If you are interested in a WB-40 T-Shirt, then Chris still has plenty to sell. Tweet us at […]

Duration:00:35:37

(107) Brexit Games

4/29/2019
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On this week’s show we speak with Rina Atienza, Lynette Nusbacher and Jim Wallman about brexitgames.com This week’s Internet Yang was this cracking post by Peter Kappus. And don’t forget you’ve got about 24 hours from publishing to be able to nab one of the last few returns for WB-40 Live this week in London. […]

Duration:01:00:28

Advisory

4/8/2019
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CIO Advisory services. What are they for? Who buys them? And what are the needs that are being fulfilled? On this week’s show Matt and Chris reflect on some research recently completed looking at why people buy from the likes of Gartner. We also have another episode of I Must Read It Again, where Matt […]

Duration:00:46:24

Episode 105 – Subscription

4/1/2019
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On this week’s show, Chris speaks with data expert Laura Paterson. And we also have Senan Largey talking about a book he must read again – Cal Newport’s Deep Work. The last few tickets for the WB-40 live event in London on May 2nd – get one now! ——Transcription provided by otter.ai — provided to […]

Duration:00:56:25

Episode 104 – Influencer Marketing

3/25/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Sedge Beswick from SEEN Connects about the world of influencer marketing. We also discuss LinkedIn and DNAFriend on this week’s Internet Yin and Yang. Finally, we have now announced the first WB-40 MeetUp – tickets are going fast at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wb-40-podcast-meetup-tickets-59331103929 for the event that takes place on the evening of […]

Duration:00:56:55

Episode 103 -The Politics of Data

3/18/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Darren Timmins about data in organisations. We also have another episode of I must read it again from Mark Wilson who tells us about The Innovator’s Dilemma. If you want to find out more about the Podcast Powered Projects initiative you can find out more at https://podcastpoweredprojects.com/

Duration:00:58:02

Episode 102 – Horses for Courses

3/11/2019
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On this week’s show, we speak with Jude Jennison from Leaders By Nature. We also have internet Yin – this from AfterBrexit.tech https://afterbrexit.tech/data-protection/ and this Yang from the Richmond Library service: https://richmond.gov.uk/services/libraries/branch_libraries/reference_library/reference_services/magazines_and_newspapers Don’t forget you can join the conversation on our WhatsApp Group. Just drop us a line on Twitter to find out more.

Duration:00:56:52

Episode 101 – The Synthetic Generation

3/4/2019
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On this week’s show, Chris interviews Menno van Doorn about his new report The Synthetic Generation. You can access the full report here: https://www.sogeti.com/explore/reports/the-synthetic-generation/ We also hear from Andy Callow about a book he must read again – Jurgen Appelo’s Managing for Happiness. If you haven’t seen it yet you can read our special Episode 100 […]

Duration:00:52:14

Episode 99 – Crowdfunding

2/25/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Gallium Ventures’ Heather Delaney about the world of crowd-funded startups. This week’s internet Yin is this article from The Verge: https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/25/18229714/cognizant-facebook-content-moderator-interviews-trauma-working-conditions-arizona And the rather obscure Yang is here: https://www.ewireasonsounds.com/ Don’t forget you can continue the conversation with us on WhatsApp – just send us a note on Twitter to […]

Duration:00:58:16

Episode 98 – Grow Remote

2/18/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Tracy Keogh about the Grow Remote project developing remote working communities across Ireland. We are also joined by Craig Hogan whose book he must read again is Bounce by Matthew Syed. If you’d like to contribute to that feature in future episodes, you can find all the details […]

Duration:00:50:48

Episode 97 – Systems Integrators

2/11/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Risual’s Mark Wilson about the nature of modern systems integrators. We also see a welcome return to Internet Yin and Yang. Matt’s ire was raised by this tweet… WATCH: From autonomous vehicles to the Internet of Things, edge computing will play a “pivotal” role in enabling the most […]

Duration:01:00:00

Episode 96 – The Pelican Brief

2/4/2019
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On this week’s show, Chris speaks once again with software licensing expert Kylie Fowler about how the world of buying software is changing. Matt also reflects on a preview screening of the documentary film General Magic the Movie.

Duration:01:05:44

Episode 95 – But is it art?

1/28/2019
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On this week’s show, Matt talks to artist and consultant Steve Chapman about his work, testing accepted thinking in many creative ways. We also had the Internet Yin and Yang. Our Yin was the recent announcement from Facebook that they will be merging Instagram and WhatsApp into that platform. To bring the world back into […]

Duration:00:58:19

Episode 94 – Mediaocre

1/21/2019
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On this week’s show, Matt & Chris discuss the fascinating article Survival of the Mediocre Mediocre by Venkatesh Rao. We also have the second edition of I Must Read It Again, this week with Tom Geraghty talking about The Phoenix Project. You can find out more about Tom at http://www.tomgeraghty.co.uk/ ****Transcript created by http://otter.ai – […]

Duration:00:50:54

Episode 93 – Design Thinking

1/14/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Adam Billing from Treehouse Innovation about design thinking, and the software his company have developed to help design thinking initiatives span geography. On Internet Yin and Yang this week Chris raised the spectre of data-collecting televisions, and Matt looked at who (doesn’t) own England. Don’t forget you can […]

Duration:00:58:53

Episode 92 – Masters of Data

1/7/2019
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On this week’s show we interview Ben Newton about his podcast Masters of Data, We also introduce our new books feature I Must Read It Again – a big thanks to Matt Jukes for his inaugural contribution which is Clay Shirky’s Here Comes Everybody. A minor disclaimer – this week we tried an interesting new tool for […]

Duration:00:38:47

Episode 91 -2018

12/17/2018
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It’s the last show of the year, and so as is customary, Chris and Matt look back on what they’ve learned in 2018, and what might be coming up in the year ahead. If you’re interested in joining the WhatsApp channel just drop us a line on Twitter.

Duration:00:57:40

Bonus: The Flexible Movement Ep 2

12/13/2018
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In the second episode of The Flexible Movement, Pauline, Chris and Matt catch up on the things that we’ve found out so far on the journey into the world of flexible working. You can find out more about the project at https://www.flexiblemovement.com/, and if you want to hear further episodes of the show you can […]

Duration:00:29:56