The biggest problem that many of us had with Trello, was its lack of cross-board / cross-project planning and scheduling functionality. Tracking a single project across several boards seemed like an impossible undertaking. But with managing multiple projects, Trello left us high and dry. Luckily, these times are over.
A calendar not fixed to a periodic perspective is called a Rolling Calendar. In this article, I am showing you what it takes to build a rolling calendar within Trello and set up automations and workflows that make a rolling calendar an essential productivity tool for everyone.
Everybody likes the drag and drop stuff and easy to use shortkeys in Trello. But Trello’s praised simplicity quickly descends into chaos the moment we require cross-board functionality. With Workflow Kits to be imported right into a Trello board, we can setup workflows and workflow systems that allow automated cross-board planning and scheduling functionality in a matter of minutes.
Command chaining is the #1 mistake user make when setting up workflow commands within Butler for Trello. Even though the commands are set up correctly, they aren’t executed by the Butler. In this article I present four solutions to overcome the underlying problem.
The #1 way to grow, evolve and automate your Trello boards is by setting up productivity workflows. These are the kind of workflows that take workload off your shoulders and liberate you from tedious manual tasks. This article is bringing you closer to setting up productivity workflows yourself.
Whilst everybody can set up a classical ToDo-Doing-Done-style board in Trello, creating workflows and well-thought-out applications that make use of conditional thinking and adapt to your business & working style, are harder to create. In this article, I am introducing three ways of intelligent board systems within Trello that will significantly lessen your workload and positively change the way you work in Trello.
Part 2 of a 4-part series about how to automate tasks and boards in Trello, in which I am introducing 11 commands you can use in Trello to automate tasks you didn’t know were even possible manually! With Butler for Trello you can set up the most impressive workflows and boards systems in Trello. The tasks introduced in this post will be a kick start for you to get the ball rolling.
Ever wondered how you can assign automatic prompts and actions to your cards and lists in Trello? – Trello is a fantastic tool, but it is lacking some automation features. Tracking tasks and running chores wasn’t possible until now. But with Butler for Trello, this is now possible. This article is the first part of a series about automating tedious Trello tasks and creating beautiful solutions for Trello boards for every online entrepreneur.
Getting to know their audience is as vital for an online business, as water is for a fish. Still, the sheer existence of a website will not help with this task. Generating leads, driving sales or growing social reach is what online entrepreneur struggle a lot with. In this article I am introducing a 3-in-1 tool to you that can easily help you to engage with your audience and supercharge your business.
Trello’s Power-Up feature isn’t well known, yet. But it does have some potential to ease your workload if you know how to use it right. In this post I am having a closer look at some of the Power-Ups, and I show you a few ways how they could work for the projects you store or maintain in Trello.
A Trello Power-Up is like an add-on inside Trello, that connects to another web application and helps you to save time by enhancing your workflow. In this article I am introducing the internal and 3rd-party Power-Ups that Trello offers to all its users now.
For every business, there comes a time when it has to make a jump. Either are things going too slow, or there’s too much manual work for the business owner and not enough time. Or, even more stressful, success comes unexpected and forces an entrepreneur to quickly adapt its systems. Time to scale up and use a business management tool. Here’s a comparison of 3 popular options.
It’s overlooked and underrated: using templates for recurring tasks can be THE decision that turns a business from an unsustainable into a sustainable one. Learn why you should thinking about templates to cover repetitive tasks, and see whether these 6 tools can help you with that.
Stop judging your tools by the features they don’t have. Instead, use an automation hack (like this one) to get rid of your time wasters.
In this tutorial I show you how to automatically sync lists in MailChimp without having to manually export and re-import them. Best of all: it’s free!
Google Forms do have some hidden potential that is screaming to be revealed. If you were ever wondering how to get a Google Form to “talk” to other web applications and make it an equal tool to all the corporate form builders that are available … here’s your starting point.