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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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United Kingdom

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

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@Wb40podcast

Language:

English


Episodes

(183) Proptech

2/22/2021
On this week’s WB-40 we talk with Antony Slumbers about the commercial property market and the way that the pandemic might change who provides office space in the future. The Automatically Generated Transcript… Intro Chris: So, hello and welcome to another episode of WB 40. We are here today with as Matt said in the […]

Duration:00:47:55

(182) Big Tech Backlash

2/15/2021
On this week’s show we talk with Tech Monitor‘s Ed Qualtrough about the ways in which people are rebelling against the tech giants, and how the CIO might be the most adapt to change in the C-Suite.

Duration:00:46:08

(181) The Lockdown Catalyst

2/8/2021
On this week’s show we are joined by Julia Hobsbawm to talk about how the pandemic and lockdown may prove to be a catalyst to change more about work than just the physical workplace. You can find more about Julia’s work with the Demos Workshift Commission here:https://demos.co.uk/project/the-workshift-commission/ Show Transcript (Automatically generated) Intro Matt: Once again, […]

Duration:00:45:17

(180) Inbetween Places

2/1/2021
On this week’s show we speak to Roland Harwood about liminal things and places. You can find out more about Roland’s business Liminal here: https://www.weareliminal.co/ And his podcast On The Edge is here: https://www.weareliminal.co/ontheedge Transcript This is an automated transcript, so there may be errors, some of which might be hilarious. That’s just the machines […]

Duration:00:46:19

(179) How to IT Strategy

1/25/2021
On this week’s show we are joined by Richard Sage to explore the murky world of IT strategy. You can subscribe to Richard’s newsletter at https://resage.substack.com/ And there is more about his IT Strategy course here: https://howtoitstrategy.com/ This week’s show transcript: Intro Matt: [00:00:00] So once again, we find ourselves on the precipice of another […]

Duration:00:42:20

(178) The Socials

1/18/2021
On this week’s show Chris and Matt talk about why big tech social networks have been in the news again. Chris is also quizzed on his tech company history knowledge. This week’s transcript: Introduction Matt: [00:00:00] So just the two of us this week very sadly Charlotte G who was supposed to be joining us. […]

Duration:00:44:50

(177) State of Digital

1/11/2021
On this week’s show we are joined by Adapt2Digital‘s Mel Ross. More information about the online networking session for people looking to provide online access to people can be found here: https://accesswy.org/digital-access-national-network-meet-up-thursday-14th-jan-1830/

Duration:00:44:55

(176) 2021

1/4/2021
We’re back for a new year and a look at what technology leaders might need to be concerning themselves in the 12 months ahead.

Duration:01:00:04

(175) 2020

12/14/2020
On this week’s show, the last of the year, Chris and Matt review the top 10 shows by download of 2020. You can find the originals here: 10 – (160) Liminal 9 – (136) Homeopathic IT 8 – (146) Designing Home Schooling 7 – (139) Meetings, remote meetings 6 – (143) Socially isolated 5 – […]

Duration:00:41:18

(174) Measure Me

12/7/2020
On this week’s show Chris & Matt discuss the recent controversy around Microsoft’s Productivity reporting in Microsoft365, and also we see the (un)welcome return of our snappily-named feature The National Anthem of the Country whose annual energy consumption has just been surpassed by Bitcoin Mining. On December 16th we are having a party to celebrate […]

Duration:00:53:45

(173) Lockdown Startup

11/30/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by Sarah Weller and Jemma Jackson who share their experience of starting up their new business https://www.weareelement.com/ in the middle of a global pandemic.

Duration:00:54:42

(172) Conversations

11/23/2020
On this week’s show we talk with Professor Liz Stokoe about the science of conversation. You can read more about Liz’s work in her book Talk, and see her talk about it in this TED Talk:

Duration:00:59:55

(171) Transformers

11/16/2020
On this week’s show we are talking with expert CIO Mark Aikman about transformation and his new venture.

Duration:00:46:47

(170) Work Pirates

11/9/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by Michelle Minnikin from Work Pirates to talk about changing how work works. You can find out more about their next pirate gathering here:https://www.workpirates.com/gatherings

Duration:00:46:17

(169) International Development

11/2/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by Emily Middleton, a partner at Public Digital, to talk about how Digital Transformation works in lower- and middle-income economies.

Duration:00:43:15

(168) Advertising Culture

10/28/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by Amy Kean to talk Advertising, Agencies, Events and the huge importance of diversity and inclusion. There is also mention of caravans. If you want to find out more about Amy’s DICE initiative, you can do so here:https://www.getdice.co.uk/ There’s also more about her Practice Makes UnPerfect programme with […]

Duration:00:54:38

(167) The WB-40 Helpdesk

10/19/2020
On this week’s show, Chris & Matt open up the WB-40 Helpdesk to answer some listener questions.

Duration:00:49:41

(166) Data Based

10/12/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by Edafe Onerhime who talks about the breadth of skills that an organisation might need to consider when thinking about upping their data game.

Duration:00:48:57

(165) Excelling

10/5/2020
On this week’s show Chris & Matt discuss whether it really is so surprising that Covid data is being fed through Excel.

Duration:00:42:48

(164) Sound of Silence

9/28/2020
On this week’s show we are joined by artist Steve Chapman to talk about his podcast project Sound of Silence.