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How to Use the New Whiteboards Features and Brainstorm in Jira

Project management is a busy job. As a project manager, you have a lot on your plate. You have multiple projects and tasks to track, timelines to manage, and team members and stakeholders to think about. That’s just the day-to-day. There are also high-level tasks, such as developing processes, monitoring business goals, and problem-solving.

Project Visualization in Jira: The Tools and Techniques You Need for Success

Jira’s a great tool to help you manage projects. But it’s not without some drawbacks, especially if you want to gain insights over your project’s health, Jira lacks a big picture view. As a project manager, you need a more effective way to monitor the team’s progress, instead of going through each and every issue. While the roadmap feature provides a good overview of your product milestones, it’s only limited to Jira Cloud. For more effective project visualization, you can extend Jira capabilities with tools like custom charts, timelines, and even mind maps.

Introducing Whiteboards For Jira To Enhance Online Collaboration For Your Remote Team.

Have you recently moved to fully remote work due to the pandemic? Well, we are on the same boat then, and just as many teams we too are missing our whiteboard discussions, brainstorms, and creative vibes. We are no longer able to use Agile Cards for Jira, our shared physical boards with stickers, do the drawings, and all in-the-office perks. And since we love to collaborate, as we believe that way we can create value for our customers we were in the hunt for a solution that will support us in daily collaboration. We ended up coming up with the solution and help remote teams to restore their productivity in a remote work environment. Whiteboards for Jira app is an answer to this problem as it adds a virtual whiteboard functionality to Jira Cloud.

Diversifying work in response to world crisis. How to work remotely.

In the dawn of the COVID-19 outbreak that is circling around the world, many companies and businesses have been affected. While many companies are fairly established with remote work policies and practices it does not mean that it is easy for employees to enable themselves to work from home.

Are physical task boards environmentally friendly?

Physical boards are great artifacts that go far beyond agile development. Spartez has been sold to this idea years ago. But how does the consumption of paper cards on boards impact the environment? Do electronic displays really save trees?

Why physical (and digital) boards are awesome

Quoting a recently read blogpost: "Nothing creates a sense of connection with your work quite like a physical card wall". But digital boards are awesome, too. Lucklily, we don't have to choose between the two or labour tediously away with their synchronization.