The Price of Failure

The Price of Failure

I can’t get a clear view on how much I should be failing; Thomas Edison said ‘I haven’t failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work’. But equally a colleague and business leader of mine recently said that he thought it was a myth that you learn more from failure – that when the big...

GDPR – Time is running out, are you ready?

GDPR – Time is running out, are you ready?

With 14 months to go, if you handle personal data of EU citizens and haven’t started yet, the time to act on ensuring you are ready for the impending General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now.

Seizing the opportunity in financial services

Seizing the opportunity in financial services

That’s something our Director of Strategy & Insights, Jon Orme, is famed for saying to my colleagues and I with, at times, what seems catchphrase-like frequency. But it’s a phrase I’ve come to reflect on as a firm retort to fellow marketers who drear at the changes experienced in the consumer sphere in recent times.

Omni-Channel Banking Goes on its Holidays?

Omni-Channel Banking Goes on its Holidays?

‘Omni-channel’ is without doubt one of the most over-used blog terms used and abused by vendors and consultants alike. Unfortunately for you, being such a controversial term makes it a great hook to hang a blog on. And fortunately for us, Comet has lots of real-world omni-channel...

What is Agile?

What is Agile?

Here at Comet we pride ourselves as being the customer interaction experts – with our main focus being on the relationships we build with our clients, the relationship between our clients and their customers and how we help to maintain and strengthen both of these things. So it is not ...

Making the most of AWS Lambda (and one outrageous cheat)

Making the most of AWS Lambda (and one outrageous cheat)

In my previous post I called out some of the features that AWS offer which I have found very useful and in this post I want to talk about one of them in particular – AWS Lambda.  In our AWS environments we make extensive use of Lambda for automating general infrastructure...