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Supercharging Productivity with Trello

By : Brittany Joiner
Book Image

Supercharging Productivity with Trello

By: Brittany Joiner

Overview of this book

Managing large projects and teams can be an immense challenge, but having an efficient project management system can make all the difference. Trello is one of the leading project management systems, however, it’s crucial to understand its features to leverage its full potential Supercharging Productivity with Trello is the perfect guide for you to enhance efficiency and do more in less time. You’ll start by exploring Trello's structure, including cards, boards, and lists, before diving into Trello card basics. Next, you’ll learn to use Trello views and templates to aggregate tasks and organize projects. You’ll then explore automation, including triggers and actions, to create powerful workflows that will help you prioritize tasks and organize your data effectively. Later, you’ll discover Power-Ups, an add-on that extends Trello's functionality. Throughout the book, you’ll find practical tips and real-world examples to gain practical knowledge. By the end of this book, you’ll be well-equipped to use Trello effectively for task and project management helping you stay on top of your game and deliver quick wins in no time.
Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Part 1 – Trello Foundation
Part 2 – Automation in Trello
Part 3 – Power Up Your Boards
Chapter 13: Syncing Info Between Boards and Tools

Reporting in Trello

You’re almost ready to conquer the world with Trello. But I can’t leave you without discussing your options for reporting in Trello. There are multiple Power-Ups and tools that are available. In fact, you might use several together. Maybe my next book will be all about reporting in Trello, because it’s a very deep topic.

But for now, time is limited and we’re coming to the end of this book, so I’m going to touch on the three that I am most familiar with and help you understand how to decide which ones are right for you and your team.

In this chapter, you’ll learn how to do the following:

  • Build lists with more advanced filtering options
  • Create charts showing the progress of a project over a month
  • Estimate when a project will be complete based on your team’s historical performance

You might expect things like that from a spreadsheet, but now you’re about to learn how to do it from...