Archives for Terrence Caldwell

This is part 2 in our "PMs weigh in" series, focused on how two seasoned Atlassian PMs navigate the flood of customer feedback inputs, and prioritize them in a way that maximizes customer and product impact. You can find the first part here. Gathering customer feedback, turning feedback into actionable inputs, and then prioritizing those inputs for your development team are some of the most important functions of a PM. They're also the most challenging. Every PM has their way of balancing and

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12 things you didn’t know about the Confluence editor

We're in the thick of the holiday season and whether you're the type who relishes giving your family and friends awesome gifts, or the grinch who dreads holiday, shopping you'll appreciate what the Confluence team has wrapped up for you. In the spirit of the holiday season here are 12 gifts that are already baked in to your beloved Confluence editor.

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The "Software Team's Guide to Confluence" ebook is a collection of pro tips and step-by-step tutorials – tailor-made for software teams – that'll show you how to use Confluence for creating, organizing, and documenting the information your team needs to make awesome products.

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We've written quite a bit about the conundrum of writing requirements in an agile environment. The most important takeaway is: the best way to kick-off your software projects is to build a shared understanding amongst your team. At Atlassian we find the best way to do this is to create a collaborative product requirement to hash out details for large complex epics. When your requirement doc is created and the details are all in one place, it makes it a lot easier for Development and Design to provide

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Our crash course in the basics of using Confluence started off with organizing your work in spaces. Next came creating content with pages, and we concluded with discussing work with your team. The goal: to give new users the resources to get started successfully, and vets a chance to learn best practices and new tips and tricks. The Confluence 101 ebook: Getting started in Confluence We've now collected the coursework together into one convenient ebook. Download it, read it at your leisure

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