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 […]

Event: Make the most of DOS

Join techUK, Crown Commercial Service, Advice Cloud and us on August 2nd for a special DOS 3 supplier update. Find out how to make the most out of the DOS 3 framework! Digital Outcomes and Specialists 3 (DOS 3) framework is scheduled to open in July. What will it look like? What are the changes from […]

Farewell, Ben

This week, we were sad to say goodbye to our head of technology, Ben Griffiths. Ben was dxw’s first head of technology and he helped us grow and nurture the team as we’ve taken on bigger, more complex work. During his time with us, Ben worked across all our projects and we have been lucky […]

Service Design in Government – but what is service design?

Service Design in Government, the conference for anyone involved in designing or commissioning services for the public sector, has kicked off today in Edinburgh. The conference brings together the very best speakers from both the public and private sector, who work in this space – sharing techniques and ideas via workshops and case studies over […]

The Techies winners! Best place for developers to work

Last month we were thrilled to win The Techies award for ‘Best Place for Developers to Work‘, and were treated to an evening at the beautiful M by Montcalm hotel in Shoreditch to celebrate the great work the winners (and shortlisted companies) have done over the past year. But what is it that makes dxw a […]

Today I learnt

If you’re a previous reader of our blog, you may have seen some previous TiL posts before. At dxw, we use Slack to communicate internally; mostly for sharing information about current projects we’re working on, or for recruitment, events we’re planning and more. However, we have a couple of less serious channels where we like […]