We recently completed a discovery project with the MHCLG on improving digital collaboration between local authorities. We set out to understand what help the sector could benefit from in collaborating to deliver digital outcomes.
We’ve grown a lot over the last couple of years, both in size and the range of services we offer to our clients. It’s time for our brand to catch up and represent who we are now—our ambition, client offer, personality, and values. So we’re excited to be kicking off a project to rebrand dxw digital.
It’s been a year since I wrote an introductory blog post setting out the 3 things that we needed to do to set up dxw digital in the north. So after our official launch party, I thought that I should update you on how we’ve done so far. Finding and setting up a place I […]
In our playbook, we have a diversity and inclusion statement but we recognise that we need to do more all the time to make that a reality. That’s why we also have a diversity and inclusion group. The group make changes to help people feel included and to welcome and encourage more diversity in dxw. […]
Unseen research is wasted research – Gregg Bernstein Analysis which turns research data into valuable findings a team can act on, is the most important part of what we do as user researchers. But tends to be the least visible and least understood. You can have well designed research questions, conduct lots of research, and […]
GovPress is dxw digital’s bespoke hosting platform for WordPress sites for the public sector. The service hosts a number of high profile websites like NHS England and the Government’s blogging and campaign platforms, which are home to important long-running national campaigns such as Fire Kills and Floods destroy. We also host sites for lots of […]
Ewelina, former Head of New Build Property Management at Hackney council, talks about dxw digital’s work to build a new online system for housing repairs, and how it supports the council’s ambitions for social housing. Hackney’s ambition for housing Between 2018 and 2020, Hackney is building 2,000 new homes. Our building programme is underpinned by […]
“If a picture is worth a thousand words, a prototype is worth a thousand meetings” – Ancient IDEO proverb. Last month, we ran a workshop called “Prototyping for non-designers”, with the aim of showing people from a variety of digital roles that turning ideas and hypotheses into real and testable things isn’t just the realm […]
Where it all began I joined dxw in June 2017, about a year after graduating from university with a degree in Physiology. During that year I had a part time job in hospitality, did some travelling, and had absolutely no idea what I wanted to do career wise. I came across dxw by chance when […]
There’s a scenario which many of us witness every now and then. A team in a room, looking at a virtual or physical backlog. Lots of stories, stacked up and scattered across column after column. Some will be very big stories, not doable in a single sprint. Others will be smaller, but they are still […]