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Updates, tips & tricks to keep you productive.

How to Use Emojis for Team Productivity

Ask any person with a smartphone and they’ll tell you that emojis are life when it comes to posting on social media and texting with family and friends. OK, so you already knew that. Well, here’s what you probably don’t know: the emoji ‘language’ is becoming a major part of workplace communication and, more specifically, team culture.

Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 05 Nov, 2018

2 Ways of Adding Someone to a Trello board

Trello can come in handy for organizing just about any sort of project. Fro...

Facebook Marketplace: a Guide for Beginners

Buying and selling via Facebook was an activity that got its start in Faceb...

Send Text Messages from Computer with Android Messages

Ever wish you could send text messages from your Windows PC while your frie...

Tired of switching beetween accounts? Get Shift!

Shift is a logical & beautiful solution for managing everything better. Gmail, Calendar, Drive + all of your favorite apps!

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Getting Started with Shift: How To Make The Most of Your Workstation

First and foremost, welcome Shift Boss! You’ve joined a community of thousands of productivity enthusiasts around the world who are crushing to-do lists and getting more out of their day. As a newcomer to Shift, you probably have a few questions about how to get the most out of Shift. Well, you've come to the right place! In this blog, we’ll give you a walkthrough of the platform, answer all your burning questions, and provide a few pointers.

Olivia Scholes

Marketing Associate - 24 Oct, 2018

Slack Text Formats: Bold, Quote, Strikethrough + More!

If you're wondering how to format Slack messages we've got your covered. Le...

How to Add a Custom Emoji to Slack

Can you remember a technological life without emoji? We can't, either. Emoj...

The Best Resources from our App Partners: Updates to Calendly, Todoist, and Airtable

Welcome to your monthly apps resource for the latest and greatest from all our partners. Each month, we’ll be highlighting all of the most rad features and updates to keep your productivity on point.

Olivia Scholes

Marketing Associate - 18 Oct, 2018

How to Block or Unblock Someone on Facebook

Facebook is a great place to share your thoughts and socialize with your fr...

How to Create an Asana Task from Email

Shortcuts are the spice of life. Without them, we’d be stuck doing stuff th...

How to Use Emojis for Team Productivity

Ask any person with a smartphone and they’ll tell you that emojis are life when it comes to posting on social media and texting with family and friends. OK, so you already knew that. Well, here’s what you probably don’t know: the emoji ‘language’ is becoming a major part of workplace communication and, more specifically, team culture.

Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 05 Nov, 2018

2 Ways of Adding Someone to a Trello board

Trello can come in handy for organizing just about any sort of project. Fro...

Facebook Marketplace: a Guide for Beginners

Buying and selling via Facebook was an activity that got its start in Faceb...

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Send Text Messages from Computer with Android Messages

Ever wish you could send text messages from your Windows PC while your friends on Macs chat away on iMessage? Thanks to Google, now you can! Google's Android Messages can help you to keep in touch with your friends without being glued to your phone.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 24 Oct, 2018

Getting Started with Shift: How To Make The Most of Your Workstation

First and foremost, welcome Shift Boss! You’ve joined a community of thousa...

Slack Text Formats: Bold, Quote, Strikethrough + More!

If you're wondering how to format Slack messages we've got your covered. Le...

How to Add a Custom Emoji to Slack

Can you remember a technological life without emoji? We can't, either. Emoji come in handy for a whole host of reasons, especially on Slack. Their mere existence can alter the very way in which a message comes across.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 19 Oct, 2018

The Best Resources from our App Partners: Updates to Calendly, Todoist, and Airtable

Welcome to your monthly apps resource for the latest and greatest from all ...

How to Block or Unblock Someone on Facebook

Facebook is a great place to share your thoughts and socialize with your fr...

How to Create an Asana Task from Email

Shortcuts are the spice of life. Without them, we’d be stuck doing stuff the way there were initially intended to be done…yikes. So, today we have a shortcut that we’re sure everyone can appreciate: creating an Asana task from email. It’s simple, really. In a few easy-to-follow steps, you can create tasks in My Tasks and Projects, and even send email messages directly to Team Conversations and Project Conversations.

Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 11 Oct, 2018

How to Use Emojis for Team Productivity

Ask any person with a smartphone and they’ll tell you that emojis are life when it comes to posting on social media and texting with family and friends. OK, so you already knew that. Well, here’s what you probably don’t know: the emoji ‘language’ is becoming a major part of workplace communication and, more specifically, team culture.

Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 05 Nov, 2018

2 Ways of Adding Someone to a Trello board

Trello can come in handy for organizing just about any sort of project. From editorial calendars to recipes, and even keeping track of songs and gigs for your band. On top of all of this, Trello's Slack bot integration makes collaboration even easier. Although to do all of this, you probably need to know how to add board members in the first place... We've got you.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 01 Nov, 2018

Facebook Marketplace: a Guide for Beginners

Buying and selling via Facebook was an activity that got its start in Facebook Messenger and Groups. Friends would sell to friends-of-friends, families would sell to other relatives. From there, the world got involved, and these days, you can find just what you needed from the members of your community.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 29 Oct, 2018

Tired of switching beetween accounts? Get Shift!

Shift is a logical & beautiful solution for managing everything better. Gmail, Calendar, Drive + all of your favorite apps!

Small Shift Download Now

Send Text Messages from Computer with Android Messages

Ever wish you could send text messages from your Windows PC while your friends on Macs chat away on iMessage? Thanks to Google, now you can! Google's Android Messages can help you to keep in touch with your friends without being glued to your phone.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 24 Oct, 2018

Getting Started with Shift: How To Make The Most of Your Workstation

First and foremost, welcome Shift Boss! You’ve joined a community of thousands of productivity enthusiasts around the world who are crushing to-do lists and getting more out of their day. As a newcomer to Shift, you probably have a few questions about how to get the most out of Shift. Well, you've come to the right place! In this blog, we’ll give you a walkthrough of the platform, answer all your burning questions, and provide a few pointers.

Olivia Scholes

Marketing Associate - 24 Oct, 2018

Slack Text Formats: Bold, Quote, Strikethrough + More!

If you're wondering how to format Slack messages we've got your covered. Learn how to bold, italic, strikethrough, quote, inline or list text within your Slack messages.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 23 Oct, 2018

How to Add a Custom Emoji to Slack

Can you remember a technological life without emoji? We can't, either. Emoji come in handy for a whole host of reasons, especially on Slack. Their mere existence can alter the very way in which a message comes across.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 19 Oct, 2018

The Best Resources from our App Partners: Updates to Calendly, Todoist, and Airtable

Welcome to your monthly apps resource for the latest and greatest from all our partners. Each month, we’ll be highlighting all of the most rad features and updates to keep your productivity on point.

Olivia Scholes

Marketing Associate - 18 Oct, 2018

How to Block or Unblock Someone on Facebook

Facebook is a great place to share your thoughts and socialize with your friends online; however, sometimes 'unfollwing' or ‘unfriending’ isn’t enough to filter out the people you do not want to interact with. Fortunately, Facebook’s ‘blocking’ feature will take care of this problem.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 18 Oct, 2018

How to Create an Asana Task from Email

Shortcuts are the spice of life. Without them, we’d be stuck doing stuff the way there were initially intended to be done…yikes. So, today we have a shortcut that we’re sure everyone can appreciate: creating an Asana task from email. It’s simple, really. In a few easy-to-follow steps, you can create tasks in My Tasks and Projects, and even send email messages directly to Team Conversations and Project Conversations.

Nadia Tatlow

CEO - 11 Oct, 2018

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