A New View

by Leeni Harmainen, Marketing & Sales Padawan, an enthusiastic Design Rookie. Office Warming Party on the 11th of April 2014 The Process From April on our adventure has had a new homebase – we moved from Iso Roobertinkatu to Annankatu and got quite a bit more space around us. The space…

Eventful Helsinki

by Leeni Harmainen, Marketing & Sales Padawan, an enthusiastic Design Rookie. Helsinki offers a lot of interesting events for business people. During the last two weeks our crew visited 4 such events. 1) Sales Morning @ Wanha Satama, 2) SOLITA Frontline Summit @ Telakka, 3) Verkkomarkkinointi & Verkkokauppa 2014 @ Messukeskus, and 4…

Pipedrivin' our CRM

by Leeni Harmainen, Marketing & Sales Padawan, an enthusiastic Design Rookie. Last year we couldn't find a suitable CRM system and decided to build our own with the help of Redhen CRM as we have used it before. This proved to be more complicated than expected and luckily in the…

This is how we roll #2: Ember.js

by Lukas J. Hafner, Designer, Photographer, Gadget lover. One of the very difficult tasks as a web designer is to find the right tools for the job. Pretty much every day we find new projects in our news-feeds coming with the promise to make our lives easier. Fancy CSS-preprocessor here…

The Power of Stories

"Stories make you feel something. Telling stories, is sharing a meaning." – Juhana Torkki, author. This quote is freely translated from Finnish. We had the pleasure to hear it and a lot more from Juhana Torkki yesterday morning at a Design District Helsinki member event. Mr. Torkki is a coach and…

Designing for mobile

Where is your phone? Based on our previous post Ready for Mobile? it is clear why mobile devices are hot right now – in 2014 mobile devices will surpass desktop devices in amount. What this means for businesses is a new era in digital tools. Company websites, online stores, applications, campaigns…