Six months of WKM!

Six months of WKM!

Our company journey started some time ago, but really in earnest with the FCA authorisation process in late 2019, which was understandably tough – getting the green light on the 20th April 2020 was exhilarating. Our budget was prudent and the four of us had planned...
Every day’s a school day

Every day’s a school day

I think we’ve all taken something different from this year.  I’m sure everyone has had highs and lows from the new experience of being forced to stay at home, reduce social interactions and change our usual way of life. I’ve taken the opportunity to do something I’ve...
Employee #1

Employee #1

When we set up WKM we always knew the day would come when the four of us would be joined by an ‘outsider’. After spreading the word amongst family and friends we were fortunate to have two very talented candidates apply for the role. Putting together a job spec was a...
FCA Covid Survey and business risk

FCA Covid Survey and business risk

This week we completed and submitted a mandatory survey to the FCA about the impact of Covid on our business. It was mainly aimed at the financial side of the business and how this has changed due to the pandemic we are living through. Co-founder Neil Wattam and...
Strong work ethic

Strong work ethic

A strong work ethic. I believe hard work will get the job done. Working hard when you don’t feel like it, pushing on when it gets tough, that’s my way. And with hard work, the results will achieve their full potential. At the current time, hard work is undoubtedly the...
Why WKM was the right decision for me

Why WKM was the right decision for me

It started on a Sunday evening in a local pub, a text had come through from Ben a week or so before and both Adrian and myself had agreed that frustrations in our current roles continued to grow and we wanted to do things differently and better enjoy the fantastic...