Delightful Reveal #49

A weekly update on all things Flagrant

Jack Permenter
By Jack Permenter
March 11, 2024

“No apparent blockers other than the concept of time.”

What we did:

  • Work! +1
  • Traveled to Miami for PartsBase Expo 2024 in support of Training Tracker.
  • Redesigned a comments pill so that people can discover it more easily based on client feedback.
  • Got feedback from an early adopter on the challenges they’re facing with the product and turned around a few quick changes.
  • Met with a stakeholder to give them a preview of some usability tests we’re planning to do with our users.
  • Planned a round of usability tests with prospective customers of our new product.
  • Found an amazingly bad interaction between our special select component (VirtualSelect) and being in a modal.
  • Started eliminating all tooltips from a client project.
  • Designed the UI for admin users to upload logos.
  • Demoed designs and reviewed upcoming milestones and held internal team meetings to align on project priorities.
  • Figured out the right way to deal with keypress events to customize a text field so it formats currency and then realized the right way was to use the input event instead.
  • Disabled all inputs in a form by adding a custom option to the form builder that propagates to all child inputs.
  • Developed draft roadmaps for planning.
  • Published an article on DevOps Digest: 4 Tips for Maximizing Teams in Small Software Development Shops by Jim.

What we’re reading:

What we’re watching:

What we’re listening to:

What we’re interested in:

What we’re struggling with:

  • Body
  • Every day is Monday
  • Landscaping

What we’re buying:

  • Silicone molds of tiny pizzas for epoxy resin casting
  • iPad charger
  • Rechargeable hand-warmer battery packs
  • Nespresso pods because coffee
  • Dune Table Top RPG (TTRPG)
  • Cheap iPhone SE

What we’re celebrating:

  • Real users using real products that are out there in the world.
  • Getting quality time with my parents.
  • Tickets to a 90s cover band night.
  • Spring is coming!!
  • Corgi butts

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