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Tips on getting things done in YouTrack

Baking Boards – Episode 3: YouTrack & Hub Product Marketing

In this episode of Baking Boards, our Product Marketing Managers show you how they manage marketing-related activities in 20 different projects on an agile board. Preparation 1. Create your board. Start with the Scrum board template. 2. Add your projects … Continue reading

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Baking Boards – Episode 2: JetBrains Design Team

In this episode of Baking Boards, we show you the agile board that the design team cooked up to manage issues in their project. Preparation Create your board. We built this board using the Custom board template. When you create … Continue reading

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Baking Boards – Episode 1: YouTrack & Hub Documentation

Welcome to the Baking Boards vlog series! This series is devoted to showing you how we at JetBrains configure and use Agile boards in YouTrack. Different teams use boards in different ways. You’ll see examples from Product Development, Design, Marketing, … Continue reading

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Tune your Agile Board with YouTrack Tweaks extension

When you work with issues on your Agile Board, it’s important to configure it the way you prefer. Sometimes you don’t have enough permissions to edit the settings, or you simply want to use more functionality on your board. Today … Continue reading

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Our Sprint Retrospective

You’ve made it to our last episode in the How We Scrum series. In this installment, I’ll walk you through our sprint retrospective. To catch up on older posts in this series, check out the Introduction, Our Scrum Roles, Our … Continue reading

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Our Sprint Demo Session

In this, our seventh episode, I’ll give you a backstage pass to our sprint demo. Previous posts in our How We Scrum series include an Introduction, Our Scrum Roles, Our Backlog, Our Approach to Estimation, Our Sprint Planning, and The … Continue reading

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The Sprint

The sixth installment of How We Scrum shows you how we execute a sprint. Previously in this series, we published an Introduction, Our Scrum Roles, Our Backlog, Our Approach to Estimation, and Our Sprint Planning. Our Scrum Board When the … Continue reading

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Our Sprint Planning

This is the fifth episode in our How We Scrum series. This installment is devoted to our sprint planning. If you missed any of the previous posts, check out the Introduction, Our Scrum Roles, Our Backlog, and Our Approach to … Continue reading

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Our Approach to Estimation

Previous installments in the How We Scrum series include the Introduction, Our Scrum Roles, and Our Backlog. The fourth post is devoted to our approach to estimation. Last year, we introduced the #NoEstimates approach to our Scrum process. Instead of using … Continue reading

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Our Product Backlog

Previously we published the Introduction and Our Scrum Roles installments from the How We Scrum series. This post is the third in the series and is devoted to our product backlog. In our case, the product backlog is a set of … Continue reading

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