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Ctrl, Alt, Speak.

20 EpisodesProduced by Bespoke Computing LtdWebsite

Join Chris Pallett, Managing Director of Bespoke Computing Ltd, as he talks with special guests about business, nerd-talk and everything in between!

20 Episodes | 2020

Why Company Culture Is So Important

December 21st, 2020


A very Chrismassy episode with Bespoke Computing's biggest festivity fans, Lorna and Laura! After recently having our socially distanced 'office …

Moving Premises: The IT Do's and Dont's

December 14th, 2020


Chris and, senior engineer, Matthew, discuss the many elements to moving premises and the common errors and failures that occur with poor planning.

You Must Take Time To Reflect, ft. Carrie Stokes of Spotlight Accounting

December 7th, 2020


Being an accountant, and a business owner herself, Carrie expresses the importance for business owners to look forward but also take time away to reflect to benefit the business and your mental health.

Dyslexia Awards 2020, ft. Eli Wilkinson The Dyslexic Dyslexia Consultant

November 30th, 2020


Friday 27th November marked the 5th year of the Dyslexia Awards for Eli Wilkinson and Shropshire's talent, who live with Dyslexia.

Eli's story of why …

The Business Owner, ft. Roger Wilson of Vistage

November 23rd, 2020


Roger Wilson and Chris Pallett draw attention to the business owner, in this weeks episode. They discuss mindset, what makes a good business leader and the importance of forming business connections and how groups like …

"I Know a Shortcut", ft. Karen Turner of Imagine Training

November 16th, 2020


Microsoft wiz, Karen Turner, talks about the art of saving time when using applications, how to be more productive with your tech and the importance of a digital detox - even for a tech-head! Lots of interesting …

The Scope of an Apprentice, ft. Louise Campton of Primary Goal

November 9th, 2020


MD of a national apprenticeship training provider, Louise Campton joins in an episode to talk about apprentices in a digital world. Educating …

Keeping It Local, ft. Anton Gunter of Global Freight

November 2nd, 2020


Anton Gunter, responsible for the infamous LinkedIn series 'Ranton with Anton', discusses the importance of local, building community and using business to help charities. Other topics also include why you don't keep …

Finding the Balance, ft. Steph Henson of techtimeout

October 26th, 2020


Tech lover and business owner of digital specialists company, Six Ticks, joins the podcast to discuss her newest venture - techtimeout.

From own personal experience, Steph discusses the importance of putting down the …

The Pile of Denial, ft. Gabe Gray of Tradology UK

September 7th, 2020


Tradology UK specialise in the recycling of technology - why's it so important to rid of that top drawer tech? Gabe explains all! Business …

Property, People and Purpose, ft. Anthony Wiggins of Wiggins Lockett Thompson

August 31st, 2020


In this episode, Anthony Wiggins enlightens us with his knowledge and experience of commercial property. Chris and Anthony reminisce about their early 'networking days', discuss quality over quantity when it comes to …

WIFI Surveys and Half Price Takeaways, ft. Stuart Miles of Formula Networks

August 24th, 2020


In a pretty techy episode, Stuart Miles of Formula Networks talks all about remote WIFI surveying, what's new to the scene and the importance of …

Movies Shaping Future Technology

August 17th, 2020


Bespoke Computing IT Engineer and movie-buff, Jake joins Chris in this episode to talk all things TV and film. Is technology in film ridiculously …

Mental Health and New Beginnings, ft. Craig Howard of ANTA Education

August 10th, 2020


Craig Howard from ANTA Education brings a personal touch to the podcast in this episode, discussing families, mental health and how COVID-19 has challenged small businesses.

15 Years vs. 15 Weeks, Do Employer and Employee Desires Actually Differ?

August 3rd, 2020


In this episode, Chris invites two of his own team. Matthew of 15 years at Bespoke Computing Ltd, and Beth of only 15 weeks. From finding a good workplace to finding a good team player, does employer and employee …

Recruitment Done Better, ft. Lucy James of Quarsh

July 27th, 2020


The Co-founder and Managing Director of Quarsh, Lucy James talks with Chris Pallett about interviewing in lockdown and how the industry of recruitment has changed.

Bespoke Software and Ringing Cow Bells, ft. Stewart Robinson of Full Fat Things

July 20th, 2020


In this episode, Managing Director of Full Fat Things and Drupal Developer, Stewart Robinson joins the podcast. Having always worked remotely, …

Online Courts and Christmas Party Signatures, ft. Ryan Bickham of PCB Solicitors

July 13th, 2020


Ryan Bickham (Partner of PCB Solicitors) shares his insights into the 'new normal' of soliciting, the future of courts and how video conferencing has …

Technological Marketing, ft. Andy Rao of Codebreak

July 6th, 2020


In the spirit of remote working, Andy Rao (co-founder of Marketing Agency, Codebreak) joins Chris Pallett on a virtual call to discuss all things marketing. From social media ads, to the use of video, Andy shares his …

Welcome to Ctrl, Alt, Speak!

July 1st, 2020


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