Portfolio for Jira provides visibility of work breakdown and execution, estimation of project completion, and short-, mid-, and long-term scenario planning. While it is simple to use and integrate, even the experts like us have moments where we want to flip the table. Portfolio for Jira expert Amanda Babb will take us through some of the Common Behaviors of the Scheduling Algorithm and other Bad Behaviors which will have a critical impact on the use and adoption of Portfolio for Jira.
Presented by Amanda Babb, CSM, SPC4 - Principal Consultant, Client Delivery, Praecipio Consulting
Amanda Babb, Principal Consultant of Client Delivery at Praecipio Consulting, has been working with the Atlassian tools for almost six years. She has advised, implemented, and trained organizations on Portfolio for Jira since its release in 2015. This includes leading the inaugural Planning with Portfolio for Jira training for Atlassian at Summit in 2017, and again at Summit Europe in 2018. When she's not delighting clients with robust solutions within the Atlassian tools, she spends time with her dogs, Howard and Leonard, and volunteers at the local, fledgling brewery.
The Automation for Jira team will be "present" (remote) as well. Andreas Knecht will provide some details in how to use this great add on for Jira.
How to Supercharge your Jira Service Desk with 7 practical Automation rules.
Jira Service Desk is such a brilliant tool to manage customer relationships. However, most businesses don’t use it to its full potential. It isn’t just about automating the manual tasks in Jira but also about extending it to make customer support your superpower. In this talk, Andreas from Automation for Jira will go through 7 simple automation rules you can use to take JSD to the next level.
Optimizing the processes of industry-leading clients, Amanda Babb combines strategic planning and implementation, process improvement, and an 11+ year track record of translating an organization’s vision into operational goals. Her work expertise includes multiple industries such as software, manufacturing, nuclear power, workweek management, aviation, and automotive. A versatile and progressive professional with hands-on field experience to implement change initiatives ensuring client goals and satisfaction, Amanda has a keen understanding of business priorities. She is a genuine team player committed to managing operations and projects while contributing to revenue-producing activities. Recognized for consistent success in analyzing current-state processes and developing processes and procedures to streamline operations and enhance revenue performance, Amanda delivers best-in-class Atlassian solutions. Her specialities include: Scrum, Scaled Agile Frameworks for Enterprise, business development, business process analysis, strategic planning and implementation, and continuous improvement.