Delightful Reveal #26

A weekly update on all things Flagrant

Jack Permenter
By Jack Permenter
July 10, 2023

“Sorry I brought up airhorns again.”

What we did:

  • Finished analysis of last sprint’s user research, and exported short video highlights to share/discuss. Triaged usability errors and suggestions, and wireframed concepts based on findings.
  • Prepared for end-to-end/summative usability testing; migrated templates/data to our prototype for use in testing.
  • Added sorting to table columns with the help of ViewComponents.
  • Worked on expanding designs for website page across formats.
  • Made adding a primary contact a requirement when creating a location.
  • Coordinating with non-Wisconsin employees to physically in-hand review of I9 documents due to COVID-19 exceptions expiring.
  • Started thinking about our target audience on social media.
  • Made presentation slides for selling the clients software product.
  • Continued to work on the marketing homepage.
  • Gave feedback on multiple internal efforts on our website and social media.
  • Got on a soapbox about how design and art is undervalued and misunderstood.
  • Finalized some logotypes and logomarks for a suite of client products.
  • Added hyperlinks and colored cells to excel reports generated by client application.

What we’re reading:

What we’re watching:

What we’re listening to:

What we’re interested in:

  • Dynamicland
  • Learning about the world of coding so that I can write better case studies. 
  • Multi-classing paladins

What we’re struggling with:

  • Finding the best music for an intro
  • How to differentiate/filter the methods section of the website
  • My skin and hair acting up because of the heat (summer is not my prime season) 
  • the world is so hot right now

What we’re buying:

  • Travel and lodging to New Jersey and Montreal
  • Skinfix Eczema+ Hand Repair Cream
  • Portable charger/SIM card
  • A new keyboard (because the Apple keyboard is crap)
  • A Japanese waffle-weave bath towel
  • Hotel/attraction tickets for a weekend in Wisconsin Dells
  • A lamp, and a new laptop 
  • A new router

What we’re celebrating:

  • A friend receiving his doctorate
  • 22nd wedding anniversary!
  • Swimming!
  • A long-overdue haircut +1
  • Seeing my friend from another state for her birthday
  • Being brave enough to use the barbells at the gym, instead of the staying in my comfort zone at the Smith Machine 
  • A visit to the aquarium + insectarium
  • Lots of new work fresh from the kiln!
  • Starting a new semester teaching + meeting excited students
  • An awesome experience at FBLA Nationals
  • Having woodworker friends to do lil projects
  • Roommate’s first birthday
  • A clean garage

If you’re looking for a team to help you discover the right thing to build and help you build it, get in touch.