Delightful Reveal #9

A weekly update on all things Flagrant

Jim Remsik
By Jim Remsik
March 13, 2023

There will always be fur in the seats behind us. It will cause unexpected wear on our hybrid car; whether it is worth it is up to us. - Friedrich Nietzsche

What we did:

  • Wrestled with Turbo (see: ​​ and
  • Two-day offsite for the Flagrant “board” to begin figuring out what to do with our squishy selves and where we can go as a company. Out of country team member flew in to participate in the flesh and meet other team members for the first time
  • Tried Paul’s Pel’meni for the first time, a Madison staple food
  • Dinner in Madison, WI with several Flagrant Weirdos at Cadré
  • Recorded the first episode of our upcoming podcast. Coming soon?
  • Reworked a date picker, and a file uploader
  • Had a great project retrospective with a client team
  • Partnered with EchoBind to kick off a new project 
  • Connected with a new team working together for the first time by completing a team manual
  • Explored multiple gray color palettes and potential table patterns on a client project (and made a lot of “TAY-BUHLS, IT’S HER JOB. IT’S HOW SHE PAYS FOR HER HOUSE” jokes)
  • Explored research plans and methodologies to prep for stakeholder interviews
  • Shared facts that folks at EchoBind didn’t know about their own teammates

What we’re reading:

What we’re watching:

What we’re listening to:

What we’re interested in:

What we’re struggling with:

  • Redactle will stay down
  • Sleep
  • Naming things
  • Suntzudoku is not a thing
  • Trying to remember the word “garbage disposal” and thus was born “sink blender”
  • Aging parents and in-laws
  • Tsundoku
  • Dunting and angry kiln gods, which claimed a sculpture that took 6-8 hours to make 😭😭😭
  • A challenging chess battle between Flagranters

What we’re buying:

  • Even more books to add to the very large not-read-pile pile
  • A cooperatively owned Prius
  • Finding a Canadian clothing company that makes clothes from deadstock materials and liking everything they make – Noctex

What we’re celebrating:

  • International Women’s Day
  • Seeing coworkers in person and sharing meals with them
  • Getting outside with friends
  • Therapy
  • Tennis clinics
  • Tsundoku
  • Introducing team members to your pets that turn into a sleeping companions and hat. 
  • Devise now has Hotwire Support

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