Everyone needs to ask questions and get answers at work to get their jobs done, but it can be difficult to get the answers you need. Imagine if it was as easy as Googling the minds of your co-workers. On Wednesday, we hosted a live webinar to show you how we share knowledge through questions and answers here at Atlassian using Confluence Questions. We heard from Jeremy Largman, Atlassian's "knowledge guru" and the founder of Atlassian Answers, and me, John Wetenhall, product marketing lead for

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March Question of the Month

Every time a new person starts at Atlassian, they're assigned a buddy. This buddy is usually an Atlassian veteran, who is there to help the new hire settle in and feel comfortable during their first couple weeks at the company. They answer questions, introduce them to other Atlassians, and even get to treat the newcomer to a welcome lunch on the company dime! Our Talent department makes the buddy system really easy by posting tips and guidelines on Confluence for everyone to reference. For the

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If your company is like Atlassian, you have a Confluence space for every department where employees can go to get more information about the teams they work with. For example, you may have a HR space where employees can go to find information about benefits, paid leave, policies, etc. Or you may have a development space where software developers can go to learn about tooling and processes. These kinds of spaces often have a FAQ section that can get out of date quickly. With the latest release

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Imagine being able to Google the minds of your co-workers any time you have a question at work. Imagine never having to answer the same questions over and over again. We'll show you how we use Q&A to accomplish this in our upcoming webinar, How we do it: Sharing knowledge at Atlassian with Confluence Questions. Wednesday March 26th at 10:00AM Pacific Join us for 30 minutes to learn how Q&A extracts, surfaces, and retains the knowledge in your organization. You'll hear from Jeremy Largman,

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Update: Mastering the Confluence editor recording In our second-ever webinar for Insiders, we covered the ins and outs of using the Confluence editor. In 30 minutes we show both basic and advanced functionality that will help anyone from beginner to power user build useful, rich content – fast. You'll learn how to: Structure your content with page layouts Create simple and complex tables Link to Confluence content and external web pages Use macros to add dynamic content like a table

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It's not just development teams that have the choice to go agile – Every team can, especially a marketing team. Yesterday, two of our very own Atlassian Confluence product marketers, Matt Hodges and John Wetenhall, hosted a live webinar sharing Agile best practices for product marketing that they've learned over the years, including: Agile basics like sprint management and retrospectives Planning, communicating, and executing on quarterly goals Making the best use of JIRA, Confluence,

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