Season 5

Feb. 7, 2023

2023 Digital Workspace Predictions: Better Late Than Never?

It's February 2023, and we're finally getting around to making our predictions for the year. Who needs timely content anyway? Join us as we delve into the world of digital workspaces and attempt to predict the future with our...

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Jan. 30, 2023

From Fantasy to Reality: The 4-Day Work Week

This week, we discuss the results of recent 4-day work week pilots and examine the benefits and challenges of reducing the traditional work week to four days, including increased productivity, better work-life balance, and reduced burnout.

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Jan. 26, 2023

What Video Games Can Teach Us About Making Work More Engaging

This week, we discuss how video game design elements can be applied to the workplace to increase employee motivation and satisfaction, and new ideas for making work more enjoyable and fulfilling.

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Jan. 17, 2023

Securing Your Business in the Digital Age: A Guide for Non-Technical …

In this episode, we talk to cybersecurity expert Kip Boyle about how non-technical business decision makers can understand and guard against cyber security risks, and how to harness the business value of digital security. He also shares insights on his …

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Jan. 10, 2023

Life on the Go: A Digital Nomad's Update and 2022 DWW Recap

This week, we chat about some of our favorite episodes and themes from 2022.

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Jan. 3, 2023

Conversing with ChatGPT: Exploring the Capabilities of a Large Langua…

In this episode, we discuss the capabilities and potential applications of ChatGPT, a large language model developed by OpenAI, and explore what the future of chatbots might look like with the help of advanced language models like ChatGPT.

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Nov. 29, 2022

The Future of Data Loss Prevention

This week, Ryan chats with Chris Denbigh-White, global director of customer success at Next DLP, about data loss prevention in the hybrid work era.

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Nov. 22, 2022

Desk Workouts & Fixing Hybrid Meetings

This week, we talk about ways to stay active at a desk and how to run better hybrid meetings.

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Nov. 15, 2022

Going Green with Your Finances

This week, Ryan chats with Dan Sherrard-Smith, CEO and founder of MotherTree, a free service to discover the climate impact of your bank.

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Nov. 8, 2022

The Remote Work Organizational Maturity Curve

This week, we discuss the different stages of remote organizations and why simply recreating the office remotely is a missed opportunity.

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Nov. 1, 2022

Telltale Signs of Remote Job Scams

WFH job offer sound too good to be true? It just might be with the rise of fake remote jobs designed to scam people out of money. This week, we talk about this unfortunate trend and common warning signs. Plus: …

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Oct. 25, 2022

Adjusting to an Electric Car

This week, Ryan shares his experience driving an EV for a month.

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Oct. 20, 2022

Using Digital Tools to Reach Net Zero While Engaging Employees in the…

This week, Ryan chats with Joanna Auburn, co-founder and CPO at Trace, about how small and midsized enterprises can achieve carbon neutrality by measuring and managing their carbon emissions while involving their staff in the process.

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Sept. 27, 2022

Design Moves: Adobe's Figma Acquisition, Canva's New Visual Worksuite

This week, we discuss Adobe's $20 billion Figma deal, Canva's massive worksuite release, and AI generated design.

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Sept. 23, 2022

Who Is the Apple Watch Ultra For?

This week, we discuss the new Apple Watch Ultra, the smart watch landscape, gamification models, and tips for getting the most out of wearables.

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Sept. 6, 2022

Productivity Hacking

This week, we discuss experiments and strategies for getting stuff done.

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Aug. 29, 2022

Keeping Remote Teams in Sync

This week, we discuss the idea of a synchronizer: a new kind of middle manager who works to foster collaboration and innovation for remote teams.

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Aug. 23, 2022

The Nuances of Tracking Employee Productivity

This week, we discuss software used to monitor worker productivity, including the limits (and real utility) of such tools.

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Aug. 16, 2022

What IT Leaders Should Know About Rationalization | Interview with Pa…

This week, Paul Deur, co-founder and co-CEO of ReadyWorks shares his expertise on approaching IT rationalization in the digital workspace.

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Aug. 10, 2022

Are Workcations Worth It?

More than half of professionals say they struggle to disconnect from work while on vacation according to a recent Glassdoor survey. This week, we chat about why it's hard to unplug, whether integrated work vacations can still be fun, and …

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Aug. 2, 2022

What Are Automated Webinars and Why Should You Use Them?

This week, Ryan chats with Melissa Kwan, CEO of eWebinar, about how she built her startup, why she believes webinars should be automated, and enjoying life-work balance as a digital nomad.

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July 26, 2022

Are We Entering the Employee as a Service Era?

Remote, flexible, and asynchronous work are a few of the trends changing the dynamics of the workplace. As organizations continue to fight to retain and attract talent, could treating employees as service providers offer a way forward?

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July 19, 2022

Digital Transformation in Healthcare with Martin Carpenter | Teaser

This week, Ryan chats with Martin Carpenter, CIO at Synomics, about the challenges and opportunities of digitally transforming the healthcare system.

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July 11, 2022

Sci-Fi and High Tech Musings

This week, we chat about Star Trek, therapeutic VR, and digital twins.

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June 28, 2022

Why the Best Argument for a Four-Day Work Week Isn't Productivity

This week, we chat about the benefits of a four-day work week, why brainstorming during meetings may not be effective, and the dreadful Sunday scaries.

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June 22, 2022

Are Workers Getting Lazier or Do New Trends Signal Healthier Boundari…

Workers with access to more flexible working have found new ways to integrate work with personal time over the past two years, but where is the line between a more human approach to work and a slacker's paradise? This week, …

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June 8, 2022

Unpacking Voice Tech in the Workplace

"Alexa, start my meeting." This week, we chat about voice tech in the workplace, including voice biometrics for authentication and the increasing role voice assistants may play in our working lives.

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May 30, 2022

Airbnb's New Rules for Work

This week, we talk about Airbnb's viral flexible work policy.

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May 23, 2022

Real-World Uses for the Metaverse

This week, we chat about owning your own Deep Fake and how VR is being used today in art, education, and more.

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May 9, 2022

Injecting Fun into Zoom Meetings

This week, we chat about the joy of deleting social media apps, changes in workplace communication norms, and how to make Zoom calls less of a drag.

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May 3, 2022

Navigating the Metaverse

This week, we chat about the past, present, and potential future of the metaverse.

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