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Technically Minded

Technically Minded

By Credera
Technically Minded brings together some of brightest sparks in technology and transformation consulting to wax lyrical on current trends and challenges facing organisations today.

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Redefining data governance
Many consider data governance a boring topic. In reality, data governance is something that every organization should be paying close attention to. In this episode, we explore what isn’t working when it comes to traditional data governance and a new approach to governance that shifts ownership away from people and onto machines. We also discuss some of the challenges that companies typically face when implementing these changes.
34:42
November 29, 2021
Mental Health: Sharing our stories
Everyone's experience of mental health is different. What may be freeing for one person may be anxiety triggering for another. What may be easy for one person is the biggest challenge that another faces. We all have our own stories to tell. In this episode, our consultants talk about their stories and how they have responded to their mental health challenges. We hope that through telling these stories that we can help you tell your own.
54:55
October 24, 2021
How does shaping a diverse workplace lead to successful business outcomes?
Over the years, it has become increasingly apparent that organisations with a strong diversity strategy in place are more likely to yield better business outcomes. So what do we really mean when we talk about diversity in the workplace? In this episode, we explore how embracing diversity in its different forms can help organisations to unlock real value for their customers and workforce.
25:43
September 20, 2021
Cloud optimisation: Is it simply about costs?
Many consider the move to cloud as a destination to be reached and once there, find themselves wondering - what next? To extract the best value from it, organisations need to embrace the latest technologies that the cloud has to offer and learn to continually evolve and adapt with it. In this episode, we explore the true meaning of cloud optimisation, why it matters, and how organisations can implement strategies for successful optimisation.
32:47
August 15, 2021
How can consulting firms best support LGBT+ colleagues in the workplace?
In this episode, we are joined by consultants from Credera, KPMG and PWC to discuss the common challenges faced by LGBT+ consultants in the workplace, highlighting where employers, colleagues, and wider LGBT+ communities can make changes to better promote inclusivity and support for LGBT+ colleagues.
33:46
June 26, 2021
The barriers and opportunities to creating a single view of the customer - part 2
How does 'connectedness' play a role in developing personalisation and a single view of the customer? We explore the final two key areas of 'connectedness' in "Connected Organisation" and "Connected Technology".
23:32
June 14, 2021
The barriers and opportunities to creating a single view of the customer - part 1
How does 'connectedness' play a role in developing personalisation and a single view of the customer? We explore the first two key areas of 'connectedness' in "Connected Data" and "Connected Insights".
29:43
May 17, 2021
Is your governance agile enough to meet your data aspirations?
Recent circumstances have forced us into an increasingly digital world, catalysing innovation and deepening the oil well of data, but is traditional data governance now a limiting factor? In this episode, we discuss how agile principles can be applied to data governance, allowing it to be an enabler which is flexible and adaptable to an organisation's needs rather than hamstringing their data aspirations.
40:15
April 23, 2021
Is it good to adopt data openess by default?
In this episode we discuss the intrinsic benefits of data openness, the practicalities involved, and whether this shift in approach to data can lead to organisations generating social good
40:39
April 9, 2021
What are the drivers to delivering successful business change?
In this episode, we discuss the key drivers and benefits of business change whilst exploring the good, the bad, and the ugly of successful change delivery. Following our recent rebrand to Credera, we approach this discussion with a fresh lens and new perspective.
40:44
March 26, 2021
How do we challenge the gender diversity issue in tech?
In this episode, we discuss the benefits of gender diversity within the tech community and explore, in line with the International Women’s Day theme of “Choose to Challenge”, how individuals can break down barriers to empower and support gender diversity within tech.
42:24
March 6, 2021
Is brand loyalty a dying trait in banking? (Part 2)
In this two part special, we explore disruptive forces for more traditional banking products such as savings and mortgages. We discuss opportunities for innovation and digitisation with our friends from Whitecap Consulting and theorise what could be next for these services. It was a pleasure to collaborate with our friends at Whitecap Consulting on this. You can find out more about them at https://www.whitecapconsulting.co.uk/
33:39
February 20, 2021
Is brand loyalty a dying trait in banking? (Part 1)
In this two part special, we explore disruptive forces for more traditional banking products such as savings and mortgages. We discuss opportunities for innovation and digitisation with our friends from Whitecap Consulting and theorise what could be next for these services. It was a pleasure to collaborate with our friends at Whitecap Consulting on this. You can find out more about them at https://www.whitecapconsulting.co.uk/
45:26
February 15, 2021
Should cloud be a part of your green strategy?
The race to become net zero is a hot topic, so defining your organisation's green strategy has never been more important. Organisations are also pivoting towards adopting cloud, and this week we discuss how these two areas are interlinked and why moving to cloud could help fast-track your green goals.
33:58
December 14, 2020
How do you become a data-mature organisation?
Getting to a place where your data delivers meaningful insights and influences decision-making involves implementing the right strategy, having a mature approach to data analytics, and ensuring the output is easily understood by all. However, achieving this goal can be a real challenge, so in this week's podcast our consultants discuss common obstacles and how to overcome them.
41:38
November 16, 2020
How has or is COVID19 changing business forever?
Has COVID-19 changed business forever? And is your business ready for the second wave? In this month’s podcast, our consultants share their insights into the changes that businesses have been forced to make and what successful adaptation looks like. They also discuss how organisations can continue to adjust in a world increasingly shaped by unforeseen external circumstances.
37:08
October 19, 2020