Jira Essentials | A complete Jira guide for beginners

Unleash the full potential of Agile project management with Jira Essentials. Navigate your projects with precision, optimize workflows, and accelerate team performance. Transform your project landscape with expert insights and hands-on practices.
Master Jira, Master Agility.
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Does any of this sound familiar to you?
Jira Jitters
Annoyed by Jira's complexity? Feel like you're wrestling with the tool rather than using it to your advantage? You're not alone in the struggle to make Jira work for you
Project Pandemonium
Projects seem to take on a life of their own, spiraling out of control with no end in sight. Keeping everything aligned feels more like herding cats than managing tasks
Tracking Troubles
The task of tracking work in progress has turned into a Herculean effort. You know there has to be a better way, but finding it seems impossible
Visibility Void
Struggling to get a clear view of project statuses, upcoming deadlines, and team workloads? If project visibility feels like looking through fog, you're not alone
Collaboration Crunch
Despite best efforts, your team's collaboration feels disjointed. Information silos and miscommunications are the norms, making teamwork more frustrating than fruitful
Customization Confusion
Jira offers customization, yet the array of options is baffling. Finding the right setup for your team's unique needs feels like navigating a maze without a map
Reporting Roadblocks
Need actionable insights from your data but find Jira's reporting features complex and intimidating? You're facing the common challenge of turning data into decisions
Overwhelmed but Underachieving
Your team is overwhelmed with tasks and notifications, yet it feels like nothing is getting done. The mountain of work keeps growing, but the summit never gets any closer
Welcome to "Jira Essentials | A complete Jira guide for beginners"
  • JIRA FUNDAMENTALS UNVEILE
Understand the basics of Jira, from navigation to project setup

  • EFFICIENT PROJECT MANAGEMENT WITH JIRA
Master the art of using Jira to keep your projects organized and on track

  • WORK TRACKING AND VISIBILITY
Discover how to use Jira's tracking and reporting features to maintain a clear view of your team's work in progress.

  • BOOSTING TEAM COLLABORATION
Learn how Jira facilitates better communication and collaboration within your team

  • CUSTOMIZING JIRA FOR YOUR NEEDS
Dive into Jira's customization options to tailor the tool to your team's specific needs

  • INSIGHTFUL REPORTING AND ANALYTICS
Unlock the power of Jira's reporting capabilities to generate meaningful insights into your team's performance

  • EFFECTIVE PROBLEN-SOLVING WITH JIRA
Develop the skills to use Jira as a problem-solving tool
Here is what you will learn from this course:
What's included:
4 hours of on-demand video
with English subtitles and transcripts
Live Q&A*
3 months access to weekly Q&A sessions

*Professional and Premium package only
Community*
Join other motivated learners on your path to Jira excellence
*Professional and Premium package only
Credentials
Receive a certificate of completion and LinkedIn skills endorsement
Unlimited access
Access the materials anytime, anywhere, from any device
14 days money back guarantee
Your ultimate satisfaction, or get your money back
What you will learn:
  • Jira project setup mastery
    Learn to confidently set up Jira projects tailored to your team’s needs, from Agile frameworks to traditional waterfall approaches
  • In-depth understanding of project settings:

    Dive deep into Jira's project settings and customization options to tailor the platform to your specific project requirements

  • Expert dashboard configuration
    Master setting up filters, Scrum and Kanban boards, and dashboards for effective project tracking and comprehensive reporting
  • Organizational skills with Jira
    Master using epics, labels, components, and fix versions to organize and manage work effectively
  • Data analysis skills
    Develop the ability to read, interpret, and make informed decisions from various reports and graphs, enhancing your project monitoring and improvement strategies
  • Agile Backlog Management
    Learn tips and tricks for easily manipulating issues and organizing product backlogs to maintain a clear and prioritized workflow
  • Workflow optimization
    Implement advanced filtering and workflow management, along with project customization settings, to streamline project planning and execution
  • Troubleshooting expertise
    Equip yourself with the knowledge to troubleshoot common problems encountered in Jira
  • Boosting team productivity
    Learn strategies to improve team productivity and performance by optimizing your Jira setup
  • User permission and access control
    Understand how to manage user permissions and access controls within Jira to maintain project security and team efficiency
  • Issue management proficiency
    Gain expertise in creating and modifying issues for efficient management of project tasks and workflows
  • Automated rule configuration
    Discover how to set up automated rules in Jira for repetitive tasks, ensuring efficient and error-free processes
  • Tool integration techniques:
    Understand how to integrate multiple tools, plugins, and add-ons with Jira, expanding its functionality and adaptability
  • Effective collaboration techniques
    Learn how to use Jira’s collaborative features to enhance team communication and project transparency
Reviews
Sabrina Böck
Very good breakdown of the principles in JIRA, quite helpful in my everyday work.
Loudie Desvallons
I searched for a long time for a course like this. Thank you.
Manny Ortiz
Masha is an excellent instructor. She gives great details on the process, leaving nothing out. This is my second course with her and I will be looking for other courses.
Greg Brown
Great presentation. Reenforced some things I hadn't thought about in a while and got to learn some new things, too, especially around some best practices. Thanks!
Edita Vranich
The lecturer is brilliant, she explains everything so clearly in a logical way
This course is for you if...
..you are a professional
looking to streamline your project management skills with JIRA’s dynamic tools
...you are managing projects
and are eager to acquire a comprehensive understanding of JIRA’s functionalities
..you are an Agile practitionner
and are seeking to enhance your toolset with JIRA for improved Agile project management
...you are a developer
and wish to integrate JIRA into your software development and issue tracking processes
...you are a business analyst or consultant
aiming to leverage JIRA for better project tracking and reporting
...you are interested in expanding your toolkit
by adding to it a highly sought-after project management tool
...you are transitionning to a new role or organization
where JIRA is a central part of the project management process
Course curriculum
1. Overview of Jira
2. ACTIVITY: Set up your first Jira project
3. ACTIVITY: Structure your project hierarchy
4. Basic and advanced filters
5. ACTIVITY: Create a filter
7. Section recap
Quiz
Hi, I'm Masha Ostroumova
As a seasoned Agile expert with a deep-rooted passion for fostering healthy, motivated teams, my mission is to empower organizations and leaders to embrace Agile ways of working. With a rich background that spans from Agile practitioner to Enterprise Agile Coach, my journey includes transforming numerous teams into customer-focused and outcome-oriented units.

At the helm of Agile Apothecary, and with prior experience at Rakuten, Indeed and McKinsey, I specialize in guiding large-scale Agile transformations. My dedication extends beyond practice; as a best-selling instructor, I've connected with over 90,000 students around the world, achieving a stellar average rating. More than numbers, my drive stems from making a tangible difference in people's professional lives.
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