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Product Ops

What the Heck is Product Ops? (And…Do We Need It?)

Product Ops can streamline your business processes and accelerate your Product Management team. In his latest article, Modus Director, Strategy Drew Falkman writes about Product Ops use cases and the skills and tools required for implementation.



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Statuses and Status Categories in Jira

Taking Advantage of Status and Status Categories in Jira

Statuses in Atlassian’s Jira help product management teams organize, prioritize, and track where issues are in their lifecycle. Learn the best practices and applications of Jira Statuses from Modus’ Dave Collins.

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Questions and Answers: Product Design

What To Ask Before A Product Design Project

Asking the right questions before beginning a design project sets your team and project up for success. Better understanding a customer’s needs produces better software. In this article, we share which questions help teams align before beginning a project.

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Managing Challenging Personalities in Meetings

6 Personalities in Meetings – The Unclear Communicator

Some team members have great ideas but struggle to effectively communicate them. This can cause confusion and damage the project at hand. Learn how to help team members communicate clearly and effectively in meetings.

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Friends Don't Let Friends Do Scrum

How To Maximize An Agile Team – Don’t Give Up On Scrum

The Scrum framework can be a huge asset for your software development team. In this article, Scrummaster Mark Potter discusses the best uses for Scrum on an Agile development project.

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Managing Challenging Personalities in Meetings

6 Personalities in Meetings – The Multitasker

A lack of focus during meetings can not only waste time and money, but hurt the project. Learn how to deal with a team member who multitasks during meetings in the fourth part of Jaymes Jones’ Challenging Personality Types blog series.

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Managing Challenging Personalities in Meetings

6 Personalities in Meetings – The Great Debaters

Facilitating meetings can be difficult, and with many attendees, it’s easy to go off track. JD Jones discusses how to facilitate meetings with attendees who relish debate in the third article of his 6 Challenging Personality Types series.

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Facilitate Celebrated Triage Meetings

Facilitate Celebrated Triage Meetings

Teams can employ Triage Meetings to effectively plan for the future and discuss ongoing work. However, many people dread Triage Meetings and perceive them as a waste of time. Learn how to eliminate those negative thoughts and facilitate valuable Triage Meetings.

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Managing Challenging Personalities in Meetings

6 Personalities in Meetings – The Swoop-and-Pooper

Ever received late round feedback that caused you to go back to the drawing board? Learn to facilitate meetings so late feedback doesn’t derail your project in the second article of our 6 Challenging Personality Types series.

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Confluence, ScriptRunner and Impersonation

Confluence, ScriptRunner and Impersonation

Looking to securely access Confluence data as a specific user in external apps? We’ve done this with custom REST endpoints in ScriptRunner. Learn how to do this yourself in this step-by-step guide!

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