Launch of dxw Returners’ Programme

At the end of last year, our M.D. Dave Mann wrote a blog post about our plans to start a Returners’ Programme. We’re very happy to announce that we launched the programme today. According to figures from the Government Equalities Office, at the end of 2017 there were 1.9 million economically inactive women, many of […]

TechUK Central Government Council: vote for Harry!

TechUK is asking its members to vote for candidates to form its Central Government Council. The CGC represents the tech sector’s views on big issues to central government.  It sets the strategic direction of TechUK’s central government programme and ensures it reflects what’s important to members. Our founder, Harry Metcalfe has been on the council […]

UkGovCamp 2019

UKGovCamp is back this weekend and we’re very pleased to be sponsoring it again. Taking place at the Ministry of Justice, UKGovCamp is probably the most well known UK government unconference. Bringing together people from across central and local government, supporting companies and agencies, UKGovCamp is an unconference with no agenda. Each year, people gather […]

Teaching Vacancies Service: our work with the Department for Education

We’re really excited to share that the Department for Education (DfE) and dxw digital team officially met all eighteen points in our beta service assessment for our work on the Teaching Vacancies service. In its report, the assessment panel said: “The team should be congratulated for the significant progress they’ve made.”  We’ve been working with […]

NUX Leeds

NUX Leeds We’re very pleased to announce that we are sponsoring the next 10 NUX Leeds events, supporting the amazing community activity in our new home in the North of England and developing our understanding of clients’ needs outside of London. About NUX NUX (Northern User Experience) is a group of enthusiasts who like to […]

UK Health Camp 2018

Earlier this month, we headed up to Manchester to take part in and sponsor UK Health Camp 2018. UK Health Camp brings together a variety of individuals, all passionate about initiating and implementing better healthcare practices and services in the UK. Having worked with  The Department of Health & Social Care, NHS England and on […]

Q&A Fridays: User Research

Last week we launched our ‘Q&A Fridays’ where we ask one of our in-house experts to take over our Twitter account and answer our followers’ questions on a particular theme. As we’ve just welcomed our new Head of User Research, John Waterworth, to the team, it was fitting that the first topic was User Research. In […]

A new head of research at dxw digital

We’re thrilled to announce our latest addition to the dxw digital team – Head of User Research, John Waterworth. John joins us from central government where he was head of the cross-government user research community. His work was to improve user research practices across government and build the growing community of user researchers in departments […]

Making the most of DoS3: a techUK event

Last week, techUK hosted a group of digital service suppliers to inform them on how to make the most of DoS3 and all three speakers shared some great insights for anyone looking to do business on the framework. CCS Firstly we heard from Niall Quinn, the director of Strategic Technology for CCS, who discussed the […]

Uk Health Camp heads to Manchester

UK Health Camp is back for its third year, and this year it’s taking place in Manchester on Saturday 8th September. The reasoning behind this is to encourage a more diverse range of attendees and to capture the full range of excellent healthcare initiatives happening around the country. About UK Health Camp The healthcare sector […]