Connecting Distributed Agile Teams: Superhuman Results Regardless of Where You Sit

Establishing and managing distributed teams is a complex challenge, but one that can be tackled if these challenges are addressed with due care. Cultural differences, time zone variations, and lack of face-to-face time contribute to the intricate nature of this model. In addition, some companies focus too much on cost-cutting objectives. To successfully manage distributed teams, it’s important to focus on people, processes, and communications.

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Preventing Data Silos Among Your Teams with Project Tools That Scale

Segmented, interspersed silos of data manifest where project teams across a business work independently—and even when team members within the same teams work independently as well, not sharing data that would be useful for the whole team working on a project. Project managers and senior management who witness this happening and still expect consistent project results may be in for a shock.

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Tempo Folio and Tempo Timesheets

How Kreatif Uses Tempo Folio with Tempo Timesheets to Stay on Budget and Better Estimate Delivery Dates

Background Kreatif AS is a small company providing web development services. They also have their own CMS (Content Management System) and are constantly developing new features. We got a chance to speak with the Project Manager Toni Delgado, who oversees all tasks and projects, including time spent on projects and budget. Kreatif works in agile …

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Folio – Tip of the Month

Tempo Folio Tip of the Month: Measure the Actual Cost of Work on Bugs or Defects

When managing a portfolio or a project it is extremely beneficial to get an overview your costs and status of a particular project or folio (a folio is essentially a project, but we use the term folio to avoid confusion with JIRA projects). Did you know you can also view how much specific types of JIRA issues are costing you with Tempo Folio?

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Tempo Timesheets 7.14 has arrived! New and Improved Worklog Calendar user interface, configurable Suggestions Sidebar, and more…

In our Tempo Timesheets 7.14 release for JIRA, we’ve completely overhauled the user interface of the Worklog Calendar, and are introducing a configurable Suggestions Sidebar to enable team members to tailor information to better suit their needs. Learn all about the Tempo Timesheets 7.14 release right here!

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