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Case Studies Use Cases

HR Use Case: New Hire Onboard (Cross Teams)

Posted May 25, 2020 By Jenny Choban

Teams:

HR, IT and Facilities 

Scenario:  

New employee onboarding is a complex process that requires inputs from HR, IT and Facilities teams (not to mention the new employee’s...

Form Design

Try the New Form Builder to Create Beautiful Forms in Jira

Posted April 27, 2020 By Jenny Choban

The next time you create a ProForma (view in the Atlassian Marketplace) form, you might notice that things look a little different. You might even wonder if you’ve accidentally...

Jira Form Design

ADF Forms: Confluence-like Formatting in a Jira Environment

Posted April 2, 2020 By Jenny Choban

The wait is over! The new ProForma form builder is now available in Early Access. You can start creating new forms today – with tables, columns, colors, and all the formatting...

Case Studies Use Cases

Compliance Use Case: Ethics Committee Approval

Posted March 2, 2020 By Jenny Choban

Team: Compliance

Scenario:  Before a clinical trial can begin, an ethics committee needs to review and approve the relevant documents.

Expert Advice Form Design

Things to Think about When Converting Forms to Jira

Posted February 3, 2020 By Jenny Choban

The first time I converted a paper form to an online form, I made my online form a perfect replica of its predecessor. I figured the team I was building the form for would...

Expert Advice Form Design

Choice Questions & Conditional Logic in Jira

Posted January 21, 2020 By Jenny Choban

Questions and input fields are the heart of every form. In the previous article, we started digging in on the do’s and don’ts of creating good form questions. Now we’re going to...

Jira Service Desk Use Cases

'Tis the Season... for ProForma and Jira Service Desk

Posted December 13, 2019 By Jenny Choban

 

Expert Advice Form Design

Good Form Questions in Jira: Part 1

Posted December 5, 2019 By Jenny Choban
Questions, and the input fields that collect their answers, are the heart of every form. Getting your questions right, will mean getting your data right. Well designed questions...

Expert Advice Form Design

Layout and Flow: Creating User-Friendly Forms in Jira

Posted November 21, 2019 By Jenny Choban

There are two things we know for sure about forms – One: everyone fills out forms, and two: no one likes filling out forms.  With that in mind, your goal in designing the layout of...

Expert Advice Form Design

Form Design in Jira Matters

Posted November 6, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Let’s just admit it. Forms aren’t sexy. They aren’t exciting or innovative. Few people would call them fun. They are, however, important and few business tools have proven to be as...

Expert Advice Form Design

Better Form Design in Jira (Series)

Posted October 31, 2019 By Jenny Choban

In our upcoming series, we’ll help you understand how form design in Jira can help or hinder data collection.  We’ll help you write good questions, choose the right custom fields,...

ThinkTilt News Jira Administration

ProForma en Español ha Llegado

Posted October 10, 2019 By Jenny Choban

¡Se habla Español!

Jira Service Desk Jira Administration

Open Work, Open Forms: Keeping Forms Open when an Issue is Created

Posted September 4, 2019 By Jenny Choban

If you’re part of the Atlassian world then you know about “Open” – open company, open events, and now forms that stay open. 

Staying Open

Several customers have asked for the...

Jira Administration Form Design

More Question Types, Advanced Validation, Better Forms

Posted August 29, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Powerful things can come in mundane packages. Forms don’t sound particularly sexy, but they have no equal for gathering data.  Now your ProForma forms can be even better. We’ve...

Jira Administration

Make ProForma Portable with Configuration Manager for Jira

Posted August 14, 2019 By Jenny Choban

We like the idea of doing more with less – as in empowering more teams while having less Jira administration. Reduced admin is one of the principle advantages of using ProForma and...

Jira Administration

Keep Your Lists Up-to-date with ProForma Data Lookups

Posted August 2, 2019 By Jenny Choban

There are many add-ons in the Atlassian Marketplace that are dedicated to bringing third party data into Jira. We want to make that just one of ProForma’s many features.

Jira Administration Risk Management

Better, Easier Compliance with ProForma for Jira

Posted July 17, 2019 By Jenny Choban

This post has been updated to include a new feature shipped July 12, 2019: Generate and attach PDF on submit.

One of my favorite images from Atlassian Summit was a slide that...

Jira Service Desk Service Management

Nice Work! ProForma is a Game Changer for Bringing Teams into JSD

Posted June 13, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Did you catch the latest episode of Nice Work! – the Atlassian Ecosystem Podcast by ServiceRocket Media? ThinkTilt CEO, Simon Herd, and COO, Kate Caldecott joined ServiceRocket's...

ProForma for Jira Data Center is here!

Posted June 3, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Jira Service Desk Jira Administration

Get Things Done with ProForma & Jira Service Desk Automation

Posted May 16, 2019 By Jenny Choban