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Take note, designers: the future is theirs! – Insights from the Service Design School

LatestAnniina Ojutkangas4.3.2021DesignReading time 6 min

When our service design school project came to an end in December 2020, we were feeling wistful but inspired. What was actually done and what was the outcome of this interesting design project? And ultimately: what did we learn?

Take note, designers: the future is theirs! – Insights from the Service Design School

Anniina Ojutkangas4.3.2021DesignReading time 6 min

When our service design school project came to an end in December 2020, we were feeling wistful but inspired. What was actually done and what was the outcome of this interesting design project? And ultimately: what did we learn?

Design sprint makes problem-solving fast and efficient

18.2.2021DesignReading time 5 min

The design sprint is an innovative five-phase method that helps to solve complex problems in just a few days. Too good to be true? We don’t think so. Here's an example of how we used it to help our client to define the specifics of their new intranet. 

Sixth-graders designing digital services to support their own well-being

Anniina Ojutkangas30.11.2020WorkReading time 4 min

How could kids better influence their own well-being and feel more included in the ever-changing world we live in? That was the starting point when we kicked off our service design school project, where sixth-graders from Tampere became digital product designers.

Perspectives to leading agile teams

Liisa Benmergui, Piia Jalonen & Jenny Salmimäki30.11.2020DesignReading time 3 min

As the stormy weather roared outside in the November morning darkness, over 100 attendees clicked their way to join our online event on agile team leadership.

Exploring inclusivity and design at Inklusiiv’s Breakfast Club

14.10.2020DesignReading time 3 min

Frantic had the pleasure of hosting Inklusiiv’s inaugural Breakfast Club event on Thursday, October 8th, 2020 on the theme of inclusivity in digital service design.

Ask, don’t assume – getting started with user engagement

Piia Jalonen & Kaisa Ruotsalainen18.6.2020DesignReading time 7 min

When we’re heading into a new project or renewing an existing service, how do we make sure that we really listen to our customers, the end-users? Whose experiences, needs, and wishes should we be interested in, and how do we reach them?

Accessibility Q&A

Alexis Oksi & Laura Aalto16.6.2020ContentReading time 11 min

What have you always wanted to know about web accessibility? We asked our network to ask us anything, and now our accessibility experts give their two cents.

Addressing business needs with an agile stack

Panu Ervamaa10.6.2020ContentReading time 5 min

A few weeks ago we held a joint Frantic Live webinar with our partner Contentful on agile tech stacks and their many benefits. Contentful is a platform for content management and distribution that adapts well into cloud-based and modular solutions.

UX storytelling and measuring your success

Piia Jalonen & Lilli Pukka12.5.2020ContentReading time 6 min

Content is an integral part of digital services. Still, it’s often overlooked when we design the ins and outs of user interfaces. How does UX writing help in creating successful user experiences and how can we measure that success? 

Our agile consultants take your business personally

Ida Sjöman28.4.2020StrategyReading time 6 min

During the past few years, agile service and product development has become a cornerstone of Finnish business and technology development. This has brought up new challenges that we face and solve together with our clients.