Interview with Barry Kirby of K Sharp on What We Should Focus on If We Want to Preserve the Earth

Today Ian welcomes Barry Kirby on the show. Barry starts off by introducing the numerous activities he has been keeping himself busy with. Barry then talks about his research and findings and what we should focus on, if we want to preserve the Earth. Barry and Ian then talk more about their opinions on changes that need to be undertaken first for the future to look better. Barry then talks more about the role of understanding the problem, rather than forcing people to act a certain way that might go against their comfort. Barry also mentions how he managed to market the idea sharing as a business plan to help other businesses share their ideas and motivate employees effectively. In the guest outro, Barry shares some of his final thoughts and where to get a hold of him if needed.



0:00 – Guest Intro

4:05 – Thinking About The Future

11:39 – Changes To Be Made

21:12 – Understanding

29:46 – Sharing The Idea

38:46 – Guest Outro


About Barry Kirby:

Barry Kirby has a broad range of experience in the Defence and Aerospace domain, primarily as a Human Factors practitioner, delivering both in research and applied output. His skills in Human Factors Research, HMI/HCI design and specification, simulation and trials are perfectly accompanied by Project Management, Strategic Thinking and Domain Knowledge in Land, Air, Maritime and Cyber.


He is host of 1202 – The Human Factors podcast and also the leader in Climate Ergonomics as well as trustee for the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors.

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