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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?

Marketing Jira Service Desk

Why Jira Service Desk is Marvelous for Marketing Teams

Posted March 12, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Keeping everyone on brand can feel a little like herding cats. The only way to really secure your brand is to let Marketing - the people who know how to create and deliver powerful,...

Jira Service Desk Service Management

Riding the Wave: Jira Service Desk for ESM

Posted March 7, 2019 By Jenny Choban

It was exciting news when Atlassian was sited as one of the 12 best Enterprise Service Management (ESM) solutions in the Q3 2018 Forrester Wave™. And we agree – Jira Service Desk is...

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...

Finance Jira Service Desk

7 Steps to Setting Up Financial Claims in Jira Service Desk

Posted February 19, 2019 By Jenny Choban
Built to ensure that every step in a process is successfully completed; that every step is approved by those who need to approve, is tracked by those who need to track, is recorded...

Jira Service Desk

Three Strategies for Optimizing the JSD Help Center

Posted February 12, 2019 By Jenny Choban

The Help Center is here! If you use JSD Cloud, you’ll soon be migrated (if you haven’t already) to Jira Service Desk Help Center.  Customers have asked if ProForma works with the...

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...

Jira Service Desk

Better Together: Refined Theme and ProForma for Jira Service Desk

Posted February 8, 2019 By Jenny Choban

Great tools sometimes take you by surprise. You’re using the tool, you love it, then you suddenly realize that it can do a whole lot more than you ever imagined. That could easily...

Jira Administration Jira Software and Core

Let Me Help You: Creating Jira Issues on Behalf of Others

Posted January 30, 2019 By Jenny Choban

You’re on the phone…and your coworker mentions that thing, that really doesn’t work, that would be so much better if it was more like…You instantly realize that your colleague is...

Roadmaps

Retrospective and Roadmap: Q1 2019

Posted January 22, 2019 By Simon Herd

Retrospective

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

Jira Administration

Jira Next Gen-Projects: From the User's Point of View

Posted January 22, 2019 By Jenny Choban

I’ll admit that I didn’t expect to like next-gen projects, Atlassian's answer to making Jira more simple, and creating self-contained projects that won't impact the performance of...

Expert Advice

Are You Ready for the New Jira?

Posted January 15, 2019 By Rachel Wright

 Guest post from Rachel Wright, author of the Jira Strategy Admin Workbook.

 

Atlassian's introduction of "Next-gen" projects in Jira Cloud represents a paradigm shift in the...

Expert Advice Jira Administration

Keeping It Clean: Containing Jira Custom Field Growth

Posted January 8, 2019 By Jenny Choban

You did it! You audited, deleted, merged and substituted and now your Jira instance only has the custom fields it should have. Congratulations, that was hard work. Pat yourself on...

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 Jira Administration

A New Way to Create Jira Issues

Posted December 6, 2018 By Jenny Choban

Forms are a great way to collect and organize data. With our latest release, ProForma now allows you to use forms to create Jira issues.

Expert Advice Jira Administration

Reducing Jira Custom Fields through Substitution

Posted November 30, 2018 By Jenny Choban

One of the principle advantages of using ProForma – the app that lets you create forms that embed in Jira issues – is that it allows teams to collect customized data without needing...

Expert Advice Jira Administration

Deleting, Hiding & Merging Jira Custom Fields

Posted November 22, 2018 By Jenny Choban

Congratulations! You’ve audited your Jira custom fields and even decided on which methods you’ll use to reduce them. So now it’s time to get started. In this article, we’ll provide...

Expert Advice Jira Administration

Time to Decide: What to do with all those Jira Custom Fields

Posted November 16, 2018 By Jenny Choban

In a previous article, Rachel Wright outlined a process for auditing Jira custom fields. If you’ve completed this process, you now have an idea of all of the custom fields in your...

Jira Service Desk

Friendlier Forms & Better Data in Jira Service Desk

Posted November 8, 2018 By Jenny Choban

Your Service Desk portal serves multiple functions. As the public interface that you use to interact with customers, the portal needs to be user-friendly. As the data collection...