Tag Archives: tasks

Tips From a Developer on Managing a Small Development Team

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Last week our project manager took off to OSCON in Portland, leaving me, the lead developer, in charge of managing our small development team. Facing a gauntlet of client requests, developer questions, and miscellaneous tasks that fall somewhere in between, I had to adapt quickly and learn how to manage a development team if I […]

Intervals updates for invoicing, task comments, and CSV exports

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In the spirit of agile development and good customer service, we launched several Intervals updates today. These updates primarily address requests made by you, our customer. Here is a list of new things you will notice when you log into Intervals. 1. Invoice updates Invoices now have disclaimers (AKA fine print) that can be customized […]

Invoice by Amount and Executive User Email Notifications

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Today we launched a series of minor improvements to Intervals. Two worth mentioning are: Executive Email Notifications on Task Comments The executive user in Intervals has evolved over time. Initially this user level was meant to view reports and the budgetary status of projects and submit work requests. We have received requests to make this […]

Web Based Timers and connecting time to tasks

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With our “task tracker” (the proving grounds for Intervals) we learned a lot about tracking time. We learned that: If you make it difficult to track time…people won’t track time If you track time in “general” ways…you don’t learn too much about what is really going on We’ve learned that tracking time on tasks gives […]