projekt202's Top 10 Articles of 2018

From insights on technology frameworks and sprint priorities to our expansion into the Chicago and San Francisco markets, here are 10 of projekt202’s most popular articles from 2018


How to Select an Experience Design Provider

As companies seek to improve customer experience, they’re confronted with a primary question: “What are the best ways to find the right provider for our specific project and organization?” A report by Forrester Research provides answers, with explanations of what these providers, including projekt202, have in common; how they differ; and the right process for identifying which ones are relevant to an organization's needs.

A Simple Technology Evaluation Framework

Discover a simple, useful framework for evaluating any technology, library or language, with an emphasis on making intentional choices.


Delivering Unfavorable News: Strategies to Ease the Angst

These nine strategies can help take the sting out of stressful business conversations.

Managing Sprint Priorities

Unexpected demands shouldn’t derail your project. Here are helpful ways to manage priorities to keep your team on track.


projekt202 Expands into Chicago Market with ORA Acquisition

In September, projekt202 expanded into the Chicago region with the successful acquisition of ORA, an award-winning user experience and digital product studio.


projekt202 Expands into San Francisco Market with Acquisition of Brand Experience Design Firm Cibo

In December, projekt202 continued to grow with our expansion into the Silicon Valley region and the acquisition of Cibo, a San Francisco-based brand experience design firm.

Branching Models and Best Practices for Abstract - Design Version Control

Here’s how to strategically execute on your project system and structure for long-term success.


When “Product Backlog” is a Smoke Signal

A product backlog is a useful and necessary tool for Agile teams. It is the written reflection of the desired product functionality, a roadmap for delivering value to the business in shippable increments, and a reflection of the team’s tasks and commitments to deliver on that value. It is a framework to be used like any other tool, but its value can be undermined by other issues.

Think Outside the Screen When Conducting Contextual Inquiry

When conducting contextual inquiries, you must go beyond observation of the application itself. Everything surrounding it must be taken into context.

Ready to Transform Your Business? Here's How projekt202 Can Help

This short video — narrated by projekt202 CEO David Lancashire — illustrates why projekt202 is the top choice for the world’s most successful companies when it comes to improving customer and employee experiences.

projekt202 is the leader in experience-driven software strategy, design and development. We have a unique and established methodology for understanding people in context — we reveal unmet needs — which drives everything we do. This leads to a crisp, clear understanding of the customer, which shapes the design and development of new solutions and experiences. We have the expertise, teams, skills and scale to deliver sophisticated software solutions that improve any and all touchpoints across the user journey.

projekt202 has spent over 15 years bringing to life and to market compelling experiences through our Experience Strategy & InsightUser ExperienceSoftware DevelopmentMarketing & Analytics, and Program Management practices. Our talented team has delivered emotionally-rich and intuitive solutions for global brands and clients such as 7-Eleven, Capital One, Dell, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Neiman Marcus, Samsung Electronics, and The Container Store, among many others.

projekt202 has offices in AustinChicagoDallas, San Francisco and Seattle.