Category Archives: Business

Posts and comments on business practices, theories and news

We work anywhere.com…ComXo’s culture goes Agile

Simmons and Simmons are one of the worlds leading law firms with offices in 25 countries.  A month or so ago my Switchboard business ComXo (www.comxo.com) won a significant piece of business with them that has projected us into the new … Continue reading

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The Legal Sector…Its all about change!

Last Tuesday and Wednesday the ComXo team attended The Lawyer Business Leadership Summit 2015 as one of its lead sponsors. The decision to invest key marketing focus on these awards were that their focus was around the massive change the … Continue reading

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Why we are passionate about ‘Local’

This week our focus around the office will be baking, flower arranging and possibly if we are feeling ambitious making an egg cosy! Let me explain:  On Saturday the 18th of July hundreds of participants will stage their entry in a … Continue reading

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Comedy night ComXo style

Its spoken about as the most anticipated and most sort after ticket in town! This year we have had more customers, of my business ComXo, and more friends and colleagues than ever before cancel other events and postpone their holidays to … Continue reading

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Windsor’s where its at!

Last week Windsor is at the centre of the social calendar. On Sunday we witnessed the celebrations for the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. On the 15 th of June 1315 King John acquiesced to the will of the Barons … Continue reading

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How to draw a virtuous circle

As Chairman of the Royal Windsor Rose and Horticultural Society, a charity with 120 year pedigree and Her Majesty The Queen as Patron, I think a lot about our purpose.  Our world  is full of worthy causes and the plight … Continue reading

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A little sweetener…

For over a year now ComXo have had their own bee hive and we are sadly down to the last pots of the 2014 crop of delicious honey. The story of our hive has been a fascinating adventure into the perception, … Continue reading

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Ask me about ‘the why’….

I was very fortunate last week to be invited to a very smart dinner at Windsor Castle in the company of the Earl and Countess of Wessex.  The event was connected to my company Comxo’s sponsorship of the Windsor Festival Youth Art Competition.  … Continue reading

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A governors view of Ofstead

As a new governor for The Berkshire College of Agriculture I am having to learn a whole new vocabulary of acronyms…FE (further education) and HE (higher education) , SFA (skills funding agency), Ofstead (office for standards in education), STEM (Science, technology, engineering … Continue reading

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Managing Partner Magazine article on 21st Century Switchboard

I wanted to share an article that appeared in this weeks Managing Partner magazine. The human story at the heart of this is that the two ladies that appear in the picture below are the grand children of the lady … Continue reading

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