8th August 2015

Administrative tasks – friend or foe?

Recently, Saturday has taken on a new meaning in the offices of FWL. It is the day of filing. The amount of paper which now comes […]
7th August 2015

People buy from people

How do you decide which plumber/heating engineer to use when your boiler is not behaving properly? Which electrician do you choose to add an extra socket […]
6th August 2015

Where do you get your inspiration?

Ever since FWL began ‘in earnest’ (well, stage 1 of earnestness anyways!), we have blogged every day about something topical – sometimes, it’s historical, frequently genealogical […]
5th August 2015

Those all important security questions

When you call someone about a policy you hold or a bank account in your name, how many hoops do you have to jump through to get […]
4th August 2015

What is your personal best?

This evening, I have been catching up on some recorded athletics from The Anniversary Games. I watched some at the time, but didn’t manage to keep […]
3rd August 2015

The ethics of Heir Hunting

On a number of occasions in the past two years, I have written about ‘Heir Hunting’ – the term now used for companies who act on […]
2nd August 2015

Clearing the decks

It is a well-known fact that, as MD@FWL, I often work pretty crazy hours. Most weekends I manage to have some downtime and I have to […]
1st August 2015

Those “yippee” moments

Professional genea-mates…. How many times have clients questioned, “How long will it take for you to find X, Y or Z?” Have you had people query your […]
31st July 2015

Dull moment? Never….

Oh heavens…. How did it get to be this time of night? I have been up since 5:30am and I still have a bucket load of […]