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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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English


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(119) Internet Fridges

9/9/2019
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On this week’s show we speak to Jason Murphy from IMS Evolve about connected devices at scale. Matt and Chris also chew the fat on the challenges that WhatsApp poses in government organisations and politics.

Duration:00:58:24

(118) Fall Back

9/2/2019
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On this week’s show you can hear Matt & Chris talking about some of the implications of facial recognition and deep fake technologies, and also quite how clever the Prince of Darkness Cummings may actually be. You can find Chris’s blog post here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/de-risking-personal-data-process-chris-weston/ And the Cummings post here:...

Duration:00:44:24

(117) Is STEM the problem?

7/22/2019
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On this week’s show we speak with Amy Golding about her nology project. Matt mentioned the Value Proposition Canvas which you can find at https://www.strategyzer.com/ If you are interested in The Social CEO book in which Matt (amongst may others) has a chapter, you can pre-order it here: https://amzn.to/2StevNy (sponsored link). We’ll be back in September […]

Duration:00:54:09

(116) Consulting Artist

7/15/2019
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On this week’s show we speak with Consulting Artist Doug Shaw about the work he does with his corporate clients exploring ambiguity, and Matt accuses Chris of the most appalling crime. –Transcript by otter.ai. Included for search purposes. ———– Matt Ballantine 0:20 Hello, and welcome to Episode 116 of WB 40, the weekly podcast with […]

Duration:00:48:58

(115) Innovating

7/9/2019
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On this week’s show Matt & Chris chew the fat over the concept of Innovation. Some of the models that Matt talks about can be found in this short thread of blog posts: https://mmitii.mattballantine.com/2019/06/26/innovation-in-4-diagrams-1-digital-architecture/ Chris’s South Park reference is here: -Transcript produced by Otter.ai. You might use it for accessibility, but it’s really here so […]

Duration:00:46:14

(114) Social Listening

6/24/2019
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On this week’s show Matt speaks with Jeremy Hollow from Listen & Learn Research about social insight. We also have Yin & Yang, and here’s Chris’s scary Yang…

Duration:00:51:23

(113) Fire Safety

6/17/2019
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As we pass the two-year anniversary of the Grenfell Disaster, on this week’s show we speak with fire safety campaigner Phil Murphy about fire engineering and the role of tech. You can find Phil on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/manccommunities We also quiz Chris on his book knowledge. It didn’t go well.

Duration:00:50:35

(112) Role Sharing

6/10/2019
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On this week’s show Matt speaks to RoleShare’s Sophie Smallwood about all things job sharing. We also see the welcome return of Internet Yin and Yang. If you really must, Chris’s new favourite spreadsheet can be found here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19gMMn4Wmw3BNLWMojEy7kgrjnjVB2JlMSwd1s-nYyUc/edit#gid=0

Duration:00:55:47

(111) Data Driven

6/3/2019
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On this week’s show Matt speaks to Caroline Carruthers and Peter Jackson about their new book Data Driven Business Transformation. We’ve got three copies to give away. Just tweet us the answer to the question we set in the show – two books for the first two correct answers, and one to the one we […]

Duration:00:46:05

(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