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About the Course
Jira is the industry standard for tracking work, tasks, and strategic company initiatives. The software is infinitely flexible and customizable, which is both a blessing and a curse. The goal of the Jira administrator should be to configure application settings to support the needs of the organization and ensure the health of the application in the future. This requires an intimate understanding of Jira’s capabilities, global options, and scheme configuration.
In this advanced Jira administration course, you’ll learn:
The most important configuration options like general settings and global permissions
How schemes work together to power Jira projects
How to create custom projects, issue types, workflows, screens, and custom fields
How to manage project-specific settings like components and versions
Working with groups and roles for easy user management
How to restrict access and share information with permission, issue security, and notification schemes
Ways to extend Jira with apps, connections, and integrations
Advanced features like importing data, creating issues from email, adding custom events, and automation
“Knowing the best way to solve a problem and how it will impact your application in the future is the difference between a good administrator and a great one.” – Rachel Wright
How do you track your work? As organizations continue to adopt digital technology, more and more teams are leveraging Jira! By learning Jira you’ll be able to easily manage your own daily tasks and help your organization plan their strategic initiatives.
I’ve used Jira since 2011 and it’s the best application I’ve found to manage my work. Join my LinkedIn Learning course to understand Jira fundamentals and how you can leverage this software to tame your never-ending “to do” list.
For every Jira application there’s an administrator that needs to correctly configure settings, manage users, complete customization requests, and ensure the instance supports growth and change in their organization.
But how do you learn to do that?
Take my new course! Jira: Basic Administration is perfect for new Jira admins or anyone who could use a refresher on the top skills every administrator needs.
This course includes the top 5 things every Jira admin needs to know like: adding users, creating projects, editing workflows, and troubleshooting common permission and notification problems.
how to use Jira,
which application type you have,
the responsibilities of an administrator,
how to access the most used admin areas, and
how to set up a test environment so you can experiment without impacting production data.
I’m excited to announce my Jira courses are now part of LinkedIn’s technology course library! I’m officially a LinkedIn Learning instructor! In March 2020 LinkedIn flew me to their California offices to film my Jira: Basic Administration course.
LinkedIn’s online video courses help you learn software, creative, and business skills. Classes are taught by credible industry experts with a focus on high-quality content and production value. Over 50 new courses are added each week, so there’s always something new to learn.
I loved teaching Jira administration in their professional video and audio recording studios. I felt like a movie star!
On the Road with Jira
I’ve been on the road since 2015 and I take every opportunity to combine my love of Jira and travel. On this LinkedIn recording trip, I completed another item from my Jira bucket list! I visited the Channel Islands in Ventura, California. The five individual islands are only accessible only by boat. I visited Santa Cruz and Anacapa and can’t wait to go back!