Retreat 2018!

As we entered our workshop room on Day 1 of the retreat, everybody commented on the number of chairs there were around the circle; it was evident that our team has grown considerably since last year. This made the retreat even more meaningful, as (for most of us) it was one of the first occasions […]

A healthy bit of comPIEtition!

It’s that time of year again! We were concerned as snow and sickness had delayed this auspicious annual company event, but fortunately we held the Great dxw Mince Pie Tasting (#GDXWMPT) today! As you will all know, the winner of this rigorously user tested and highly coveted award will be the mince pie of choice […]

The Importance of the Network

UKGovcamp has just celebrated it’s 10th birthday when over 200 people gathered at the National Audit Office. For those not familiar, it’s an unconference where a fabulous network of people with digital in common and a passion for making government work better, come together to identify and discuss the issues we need to battle. dxw […]

Mince Pies at the ready!

At dxw, we take our Christmas party preparations quite seriously! The wine has been ordered and will be mulled for 4 hours on the day by our resident hot wine expert, Leanne. We choose some fine cheese and biscuits and are even stretching to a bit of hot food this year. Nothing, however, is as […]

Introducing work experience at dxw

For many years, we have been approached by companies asking if we are willing to take on students for work experience and interns new to the industry who are looking for their first job. Until now we haven’t had enough time to give work experiencers or interns the kind of attention we’d like.  We wanted […]

The problem with Management Information

MISO or Management Information System Online is a system used by Crown Commercial Service to help them understand what work is done through their frameworks, and to calculate their fees to suppliers. All suppliers are expected to submit Management Information (MI) on orders and invoices submitted each month under G-Cloud and the Digital Services Frameworks. […]