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Did you know that you can add more personality to your CardBoard account using Gravatar’s profile photo feature? It is quite simple!

Opening Cards in CardBoard

If you use all of the features found within CardBoard you may notice something. Your cards can become populated with several different visual indicators that you aren’t sure what they all mean.   Or you may find yourself unsure on what all you can do with cards. Which ever situation you find yourself in, use this guide as a way to …

Understanding Your Business Through the Business Model Canvas

You have a business idea. You need a plan. Here is a solution: the Business Model Canvas.   You need a straightforward way to visualize and help you understand a business model.  With a Business Model canvas you can be led through the many different areas of planning and implementing business strategies and get clear insight on value propositions, resources available, …

Solve Problems and Create Solutions with: Opportunity Canvas

As a product manager you are faced with many challenges. In an ever growing economy you have to stay ahead of the curve to survive as a business. In order to do, you have to understand the business problems and see them in their entirety. With so many factors involved it can difficult. Author of User Story Mapping, Jeff Patton, …

Understanding Kanban and How It Can Increase Productivity

In the Japanese language Kanban is derived to mean a signboard, or more recognizably – a billboard. Within the world of productivity, business, and design it is a scheduling system comprised of 3 parts: So what is the point? Kanban is one the simplest ways to prioritize and keep track of tasks at hand. It creates two structures: visualizing tasks at hand …

User Story Mapping For Beginners

user story mapping for beginners

User Story Mapping allows for product managers, developers and designers to put a method behind the continuous complexity of product design and creating an awesome User Experience (UX). The technique was originally introduced by Jeff Patton (Product Design Coach) as a shift from thinking about features to users and their needs. The power of telling stories is a great way …

Hone in on the cards you really care about with Jira Filters

One of the hidden gems in CardBoard is that you can use Jira Filters to get to the cards you really want to see. This past week, we had several customers ask us “is there any way I can filter out the cards that are done?”.  The answer is yes and we will show you how to do it. Create …

Improve Collaboration with Comments

We launched a new feature this week that gives you more options to collaborate with team members. You can now add comments on your stories to solicit feedback, discuss possibilities or even create that shared understanding. To start using comments, simply open the card and add your comment at the bottom.