Many voices. One Flagrant.

Welcome Aboard, Amy

Life is an adventure, and you only get one. That’s why I believe that I owe it to myself to do it all, everything that I have ever dreamed of, to go everywhere and see everything in this life. Hi there! My name is Amy Kassim, and I am a part-time copywriter at Flagrant. I can tell you all...

Amy Kassim
By Amy Kassim
March 01, 2023

Delightful Reveal 7

me: why isn’t the logger working? g: it’s nighttime. me: what? g: it’s a logger. me: …what? g: it’s a logger. a lumberjack. me: … g: it sleeps all night and it works all day. me: OH MY GOD. Monty Python - Lumberjack Song What we did: Met with John Samuelson...

Joyce Jia Hu
By Joyce Jia Hu
February 24, 2023

Delightful Reveal #6

To the customer that said “Thank you for caring and making it good”, you’re welcome! What we did: Held a management summit. Discussing team expectations so that we can grow our skill sets and clarity on what we all do everyday. Booked tickets/airfare out to...

Jack Permenter
By Jack Permenter
February 20, 2023

Delightful Reveal #5

What’s our secret sauce? Never assume every shark has the same fabric preferences; we need user research! What we did: Performed practice interviews with the Hotel 2022 cohort from LEARN Academy. Kicked off another sprint with a client and built up our backlog of prioritized...

Jim Remsik
By Jim Remsik
February 13, 2023

Delightful Reveal #4

Unveiling what’s been rumblin’ in Flagrant’s belly. What we did Met with the CMO of our client to discuss branding timelines and our application’s value proposition Discussed an improved Kanban-style workflow for our team using Linear Expanded our responsive...

Joyce Jia Hu
By Joyce Jia Hu
February 06, 2023

Delightful Reveal #3

What we did Welcomed Jack to the team! Learned about the Five Finger Breathing Meditation Defined an initial “experiment” for about a month’s worth of work on a client project, outlining research, product design, and development work. Introduced responsive design to an existing...

Joyce Jia Hu
By Joyce Jia Hu
January 30, 2023

Delightful Reveal #2

What we did Took Monday off in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Held a management summit. Reviewed the state of the organization, and project-related updates. Discussed billing policies and code of conduct Drafted letters welcoming Amy and Jack to the team (intro posts...

Jim Remsik
By Jim Remsik
January 23, 2023

Moving and Working

We remember the era of “move fast and break things”, right? It felt edgy and cool, but I’ve never been cool and it didn’t feel right to me. I like to focus instead on “keeping things moving” and “keeping things working”. The “move fast and break things” saying makes it sound a bit like moving...

Yossef Mendelssohn
By Yossef Mendelssohn
January 06, 2023

Ghosts of Christmas Past

On Christmas eve we celebrated the holiday with my side of the family with a potluck, white elephant gift exchange, decorations, and lots of family. Christmas has always been a time when my Mom went all-in to make sure the kids in her orbit had a good time. It was sometimes a point of contention...

Jim Remsik
By Jim Remsik
December 26, 2022