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Accessibility is a process – and this is how you get started with it

LatestTea Dickman5.10.2021DesignReading time 8 min

Accessibility is a qualitative feature of digital products and services, and it should be taken into account throughout their whole life cycle.

Accessibility is a process – and this is how you get started with it

Tea Dickman5.10.2021DesignReading time 8 min

Accessibility is a qualitative feature of digital products and services, and it should be taken into account throughout their whole life cycle.

Frantic rechosen as a Hansel framework agreement vendor

23.9.2021NewsReading time 1 min

Frantic has been chosen as an IT consulting vendor for the second time for Hansel, the central procurement unit of the Finnish Government.

Sitra Lifestyle test: Change starts with all of us

12.5.2021WorkReading time 5 min

Tackling climate change requires system-level transformation and corporate responsibility. In addition, it requires actions from all of us consumers. In Finland, our client Sitra’s Lifestyle test has been the most significant tool driving change within the society. Published in December 2017, the test quickly became a viral phenomenon after its launch, and since then people have tested their lifestyles over a million times.

What will the return to the office look like?

Sami Häkkinen4.5.2021FranticReading time 4 min

Remote work has already become a routine during the Corona year. By the looks of it, after the summer of 2021 we are simultaneously faced with the familiar and the unknown: how will we return to the office? How did the working life change in a year?

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?