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ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q3 2019

Posted July 10, 2019 By Simon Herd

Jira Administration

Good to Go: Three Ways of Handling Approvals in Jira

Posted May 30, 2019 By Simon Herd

Even when employees are empowered, they’re probably not empowered to do everything. Sooner or later you run into a process that needs a stamp of approval from someone higher up the...

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Compliance Use Case: Ethics Committee Approval

Posted May 1, 2019 By Simon Herd

Team: Compliance

Scenario:  In order for the Research Project to proceed, formal ethics approval needs to be achieved. As the project involves human participants, the ethical...

ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q2 2019

Posted April 27, 2019 By Simon Herd


Case Studies Use Cases

Software Dev Use Case: Bug Checklists

Posted April 2, 2019 By Simon Herd

Team: Software Development

Scenario:  The Development team needs to fix a bug. Bug checklists help ensure that a consistent approach is taken to testing both the initial bug, the...

ThinkTilt News

Atlassian Summit 2019: What Happens in Vegas…

Posted March 12, 2019 By Simon Herd

Why leave what happens in Vegas in Vegas? Wouldn’t you rather go home from Sin City with some great new ways to use Jira and Jira Service Desk?

Case Studies Use Cases

HR Use Case: New Hire Onboard

Posted March 4, 2019 By Simon Herd

Team: HR

Scenario:  HR needs to manage that all new hires are correctly set up and ready to go when they start.  IT and Operations need to provide their relevant support such as...

Jira Administration

Five Options for Creating JIRA Issues from Web Form Builders

Posted February 26, 2019 By Simon Herd
Online forms are a great way to collect information. Done correctly, they are easy to access, easy to fill out and easy to deliver.  It’s nice not to deal with paper, or to have to...

Case Studies Use Cases

HR Use Case: New Employee Orientation / Induction

Posted February 12, 2019 By Simon Herd

Team: HR

Scenario:  Each business area needs to coordinate an effective orientation process for new hires.  HR has an oversight role to ensure consistency with orientation...


Retrospective and Roadmap: Q1 2019

Posted January 22, 2019 By Simon Herd


Coming off of a highly successful third quarter – when we released editableinternal and external forms, conditional logic and ProForma Lite – we had big ambitions...

ThinkTilt News

An Update on Protecting Your Privacy

Posted December 13, 2018 By Simon Herd

ThinkTilt has recently updated it’s privacy policy and Terms of Use and we thought this would be a good time to pass on some reassuring information on how we handle data privacy.

ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q4 2018

Posted September 25, 2018 By Simon Herd


ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q3 2018

Posted July 2, 2018 By Simon Herd

Rebuilding on a Solid Foundation

It's not always easy to admit you made a mistake, but admitting one's mistakes is an important part of learning from them.

ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q2 2018

Posted May 7, 2018 By Simon Herd
Ack! Time got away from us. We were so busy building, we almost missed the fact that one quarter had ended and another had begun. Here then, is our slightly late, quarterly update.

ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q1 2018

Posted January 24, 2018 By Simon Herd

Happy New Year! Starting off a new year is a great time for stock taking and goal setting. Check out our plans for helping you bring more business teams into Jira in 2018.

ThinkTilt News

ProForma 2.0: Validation, Piping and Freedom from Jira Custom Fields

Posted October 10, 2017 By Simon Herd

As part of our roadmap for Q3 2017, we committed to delivering some big functionality, and we're now excited to announce that the features below are available in both Cloud and...

ThinkTilt News Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q4 2017

Posted October 3, 2017 By Simon Herd

This is the latest in our quarterly updates on where ProForma and ThinkTilt are heading, and what we have managed to accomplish in the last three months. Our latest update is always...

ThinkTilt News Jira Administration

The Importance of Continuous Testing in the Cloud

Posted August 30, 2017 By Simon Herd
If you worked in an ice cream shop, wouldn’t you feel obligated to periodically sample the product to ensure quality? Do you want the mechanic to make sure your car is actually...

ThinkTilt News

How We Handle Support Requests and Bug Reports

Posted July 12, 2017 By Simon Herd

UPDATED 26 JULY: We have now launched our status page available at 

Jira Administration

How to connect Google Forms to JIRA

Posted July 10, 2017 By Simon Herd
Your survey in Google Forms is ready, but what about your data? Google Forms is a great, simple, free tool. But there's no workflow engine behind it. So how can you make the most of...