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Blueprint Creator & Confluence: Simplifying Scrum meetings

Blueprint Creator

Teams are increasingly using Confluence Blueprints as templates in order to set up documentation quickly and consistently. These blueprints simplify the processes of both creating and filling out documents with page structures tailor made for their respective use cases. With Blueprint Creator for Confluence you can quickly create blueprints with little effort, even if you don’t have any prior programming experience. The administrator has an intuitive editor which allows you to create advanced templates for blog entries, pages, and even entire sections.

Continuation of our services during the Corona crisis: Remote collaboration rather than physical contact

remote collaboration

The Corona crisis is omnipresent right now, and we are also experiencing it first-hand, too. Luckily, we have the experience and resources to continue our collaborations remotely with useful and productive replacements for in-person meetings (temporarily or perhaps permanently). There’s no need for our collaboration and coordination to suffer – quite the opposite!

Remote meetings: Open-mindedness and willingness to experiment leads to better results

Thanks to the modernization and digitalization of teamwork in enterprises, the organizational and technological obstacles to remote work are lower than ever before. As such, distributed project teams have been commonplace for quite some time now. But old habits are hard to break, and this is most apparent when it comes to meetings. Here we look at common reservations when it comes to video meetings and how to overcome them.

Getting on the same page: Could info meetings be an alternative to an intranet?

What role should info meetings play within a modern company? Is this really an efficient way of informing employees about new developments in the business? Or a waste of time like many other meetings? Here, Martin Seibert looks at this concept from various standpoints to find out.

Meetings as a last resort: Asynchronous communication with Atlassian Confluence and Jira

While meetings can be useful to come up with new ideas and alternatives, most meetings are very productive at all, and they tend to eat up employee’s valuable time. Here I make a case to reducing meetings to an absolute minimum and cultivating a culture of considerate asynchronous communication instead.

The expense of synchronous communication in companies

It is clear there is only so much synchronous communication a person can participate in. There is a natural limit to the amount of time you can spend coordinating with others in real-time, and ultimately, the rhythm of your workday defines the upper limit. In this post, we look at how to make active and conscious choices on when synchronous communication is effective and when it’s not.