A personal calendar is great for keeping track of your schedule—meetings, appointments, dinner plans. What a personal calendar is NOT great for is keeping track of what everyone on your team is doing. With each person's different projects, leave requests, and travel plans, keeping everyone on the same page is nearly impossible. Trying to juggle all these events is what usually leads to an "Oh Shit!" moment—when you suddenly realize you're going to miss a deadline, or a feature has to be pulled

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In our last major release, Team Calendars 4, we moved away from calendar types to event types so that you could centralize your team's schedule into fewer calendars. Shortly after the release, a feature request for custom event types was logged on our public issue tracker (about one year ago). We had no idea it would gain so much traction: It accumulated over 430 votes, 260 watchers, and 120 comments. It's the 13th most voted open feature request for all our products (some of which have

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In the last two years we've pumped Confluence Team Calendars full of new features over the course of 22 releases. We're proud of our development speed and happy about how far the product has come in such a short time. In our latest release, Team Calendars 4.2, we haven't delivered a new feature, we've delivered all of the features you already use everyday, just faster. Speed isn't everything, but it is today The need for Team Calendars in your day-to-day is pretty simple. You want to be able

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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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Inside Atlassian: How I keep my team aligned with Team Calendars

We say that Confluence Team Calendars is your team's single source of truth for managing team leave, tracking JIRA projects, and planning events. In this post, I'll share how Team Calendars helps my team align our team, projects, and events.

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Confluence is the perfect place to centralize all of your team's important work. At Atlassian every team has their own space to organize the work they do. Create your team space In Confluence 5.3 we made it dead simple to create a team space right from the Create Space dialog. In just a few clicks you can add your team space, invite your team members, and add a description for your team. While Confluence automatically gives you the basic structure for a solid team space, you can easily customize

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