E03: Dr Matthew Jones, Associate Professor in Film Studies

This month, I'm chatting with Dr Matthew Jones, Associate Professor of Film Studies at De Montfort University.

In this episode, we talk a lot about his work because it's really cool. One of Matthew's current interests is around how we remember cinema-going. We also talk about work/life balance, teaching technique, and the value of empirical research. I also let him plug his book ;)

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E02: Stephen Siragher, Business Analyst

I’ve known Stephen for ten years. We met when we both started out with careers in consulting, working for one of the world’s largest consulting and outsourcing companies.

Since then, we’ve both had a few adventures of our own. Stephen has spent time working in consulting, technology, government policy, product management, and is now a business analyst for a financial services company in London, in the UK. Think of all the times you’ve said, “someone should look into this” at work. He’s the kind of person who does.

In this episode, we talk through Stephen’s colourful career path, and he shares some of his learnings on becoming a better people manager, and tailoring his approach to different people’s needs.

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