We’ve all been there. We’ve outgrown the processes we are familiar with, but we still need to grow. And look, what’s that over there? It’s a newer way to do things that will (on paper) fix all of our problems. So we roll up your sleeves, get trained up and rush headlong into better days. […]

Yes, that’s right, a chicken coop full of hens. Yes, as in bawk, bawk, feathers and eggs. A coop-full at my house is four hens to be exact, five if you count good ol’ Cuddles. Rest her soul. Don’t worry, my cohorts poke fun at me for owning chickens in the middle of suburbia San […]

It’s the New Year! It’s time to reflect, to think about what went well in 2018… …and what could have gone better. The New Year brings us an optimistic start and fresh outlook. Ahh… Have you started to implement your resolutions? Better yet, your goals? I prefer to say goals because resolutions translate into intentions. […]

Every Jira Software project is accompanied by a workflow. If it’s a new project, then you have the generic out of the box workflow. For seasoned projects, you may have realized that the current workflow isn’t very effective. It’s important for team members to have a high level view of how and when they’d like […]

Let’s chat Atlassian Certifications! Do you manage and configure your organization’s projects in Jira? Are you eager to become certified and show your expertise? Atlassian recently introduced a new contender into the Atlassian Certification realm, ACP-600 Project Administration in Jira Server. They have also provided a very detailed on-demand online course in the learning paths […]

As an Atlassian Support Lead, I often speak to clients about implementing best practices for their Jira instance. Some are new to Atlassian products, others are experiencing a large company growth, and many are simply trying to work more efficiently. Many organizations want to take full advantage of Jira’s capabilities and easily become overwhelmed. At […]

The greatest part of being in technology is the amazing meetups and events constantly happening around the world. As one of the most recognizable technology companies, Atlassian is an active part of this social aspect for technologist. They have created a safe and fun environment where Atlassian newbies and experts can come together to discuss […]

So you’re using Trello at work, at home and to track your new DIY crafts. The family and co-workers are all on board and everything is organized, color coded and has a due date. But still there’s something missing… something you wish existed. Well just like our phones, Trello provides us with the basics. … […]

We all hate price increases, but we all love sandwiches. Let’s deliver the former via the later. “All of humankind has one thing on common. The sandwich. I believe that all anyone really wants in this life is to sit in peace and eat a sandwich.” – Liz Lemon, 30 Rock The ole Sandwich Technique… […]

Generally speaking, Jira has a powerful and flexible search engine that enables locating exactly the issues that we want to see.  However, issue searches don’t always return the expected results. ISSUES CREATED APRIL – JUNE Let’s say we want to see all issues created in Jira during the months of April, May, and June. So, […]