Episode 59 – Monitoring

On this week’s show Matt interviews CTO and Founder of Sumo Logic Christian Beedgen about the challenges of keeping an eye on modern complex systems, and how to build a tech startup. There was only Yin on this week’s show – the ongoing disaster story that is Cambridge Analytica. Don’t forget you can join the WB40 […]

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Episode 58 – Messy

On this week’s show, Chris & Matt discuss the benefits of mess and how IT and systems struggle to support healthy disorder. Chris’s Yin and Yang of the internet this week were: The Smart Diaper: https://opro9smartdiaper.com/techtips Radio Garden: http://radio.garden/ With an honourable mention to Alexa’s very public breakdown: https://pickle.nine.com.au/2018/03/08/09/31/amazon-alexa-creepy-laugh-unprompted The two books Matt mentioned were A Perfect Mess, […]

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Episode 57 – Offshoring

On this week’s show Chris and Matt talk about modern day offshoring. This week’s Yang of the internet was https://www.sixdegreesofwikipedia.com/ – do let us know if you can get a chain of more than four. Matt was made aware of it in the weekly Imperica newsletter. You really should sign up as it’s ace. Don’t forget you […]

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Episode 54 – Working Out Loud

On this week’s show Matt & Chris discuss the concept of Working Out Loud. The books Matt mentioned are: Working Out Loud by John Stepper Collaboration by Morten Hansen The Silo Effect by Gillian Tett Give and Take by Adam Grant And drop him a line if you’d like to find out more about his […]

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Episode 53 – Let’s Draw

On this week’s episode Matt interviews Natalia Talkowska from Natalka Design about the power of drawing in problem solving, innovation and team building, and her Doodle-le-do events. In this week’s Chris & Matt’s Yin & Yang of the Internet there were brickbats for KFC and bouquets for the concept of Weeknotes. If you want to continue the […]

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Episode 52: The Play Box

On this week’s show we interview Playful Anywhere‘s Emma Bearman about fun, play, innovation and the future of work. And shipping containers. Along the way, Emma mentioned David Gauntlett‘s book Making is Connecting. We also referred back to Episode 47. In this week’s Yin and Yang, Chris referred to this demonisation of collaboration, and the […]

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Episode 50 – Christmas Ramble

On this week’s show Matt & Chris talk IT Skills, and reflect on their Christmas Ramble. You can find Marcus Brown’s 90 Waypoint Walk instructions here. As mentioned in the show, we now have a WhatsApp group for listeners to connect with us and with one another. Join up here That’s it for 2017 – have […]

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