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Remote Work

Whether your office is currently allowing remote workers to digitally commute or you’re jealous of the neighbor that has this current setup, there’s no denying you’ve likely been evangelized by someone on the...

80,000 Hours

The average employee spends 80,000 hours of their life at work. 40 years 50 weeks a year 40 hours a week → the total comes to 80,000 hours. Some work more, some work less. But for argument’s sake, let’s use...

Thread Mode — Making Slack friendlier for Jira

Bots can be chatty and intrusive. We believe there is a better way, so we’ve introduced Thread Mode in Slack. Integrate the tools you use every day — it will reduce your need to switch between apps you...

The Origin of a Word: Meeting

We decided to do a little bit of research to better understand the origin of the word ‘meeting’. It looks like today’s employees aren’t the only ones who complained about these gatherings. In fact, we...

How to Take Notes During Meetings

How to Take Notes During Meetings Richard Branson once said, “If you don’t write your ideas down, they could leave your head before you even leave the room”.  Notes serve an important purpose – they...

Bot Conversion Strategies

Learnings from 3 months of conversions to premium Hi there — we are Nextup.ai the makers of the JIRA Slack bot that connects Slack to JIRA via an always listening bot implementation. This post shares some insights into...