TMN Sponsor of the Week: MeisterTask

MeisterTask is an intuitive multi-platform collaboration tool that raises the standard in efficient and even enjoyable task management.

Using MeisterTask, teams organize and manage tasks in a beautifully designed, customizable environment that perfectly adapts to their needs. Project boards can be set up and modified to support software sprints, Kanban boards, and many other agile workflows, making them suitable for virtually all departments and industries.

Tasks offer all the information needed for team members to complete them efficiently, and provide a space for real-time communication.

  • Due dates and times
  • Activity stream
  • Task relationships
  • Descriptions, (predefined) checklists, attachments
  • Comments and likes
  • Tags
  • Tracked time
  • Task assignee and task watchers

Instant overview

A personalized dashboard provides each team member with an overview of their open tasks, tracked time, and notifications from other team members, bringing them up-to-date within seconds.

  • Customizable background image
  • List of active projects
  • Overview of due and overdue tasks as well as tasks in ‘Focus’
  • Tracked time
  • Notifications

Powerful task automations

Using ‘Section Actions’ managers can easily automate recurring steps in their team’s workflow, ensuring team members work more consistently and get more done together. Among other things, Section Actions can be used to automatically move tasks to other projects, assign them to the right team member, or notify individual stakeholders about new tasks.

Statistics and reports

MeisterTask offers built-in time tracking capability as well as insights into employee’s productivity through its comprehensive Statistics and Reports area.

  • Project performance
  • Calendar view
  • Exportable reports about new, completed, overdue, upcoming and long-running tasks

Seamless integrations

MeisterTask comes readily integrated with the apps and platforms your team already uses. Aside from Microsoft Teams, MeisterTask seamlessly connects with more than 500 productivity, cloud storage, and data management applications.

Access anywhere

MeisterTask’s web app runs in any standard web browser. Native wrappers are available for Mac and Windows, and native mobile apps can be downloaded from the Android as well as the App Store.

Pricing plans

MeisterTask offers a free, Basic plan with unlimited tasks, projects and collaborators, which includes up to 2 integrations. MeisterTask Pro is available for $7.50 per user/month (billed annually) and offers unlimited integrations and section actions as well as access to the statistics and reports area, among other features.

MeisterTask – listed among the Best Apps of 2015 by the App Store and the Google Chrome Web Store.

Try MeisterTask today by clicking here!

Can’t Get That Task Done? Give Yourself Less Time!

Less Time Can Drive Your Productivity

Do you have a difficult time getting your tasks done?

The common excuse is “I didn’t have enough time.”

Yet, if you examine your day, you’ll often find that the contrary was true. You had plenty of time, and you still didn’t get that simple todo done.

Could it be that you are giving yourself too much time?

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Why You Should Let (Little) Bad Things Happen

Be Intentional with the Tasks You Drop

When was the last time you intentionally let something drop?

A task you left undone? A deadline you let pass? Or opportunity that you let expire?

It may feel awkward, and you may naturally feel some guilt. However, sometimes you have to let the figurative ball drop.

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5 Cleanup Tasks You Should Do Before You Leave Work Each Week

Get Peace of Mind by Getting Organized Before the Weekend

You are finishing up your work week. If you can just get that last task done, you can run out of the office for the weekend.

But, what are you leaving in your wake? What messes are you leaving behind that will be waiting for you Monday morning? And what tasks will haunt your brain?

If you spend just a few minutes cleaning up your work, you will have a much more enjoyable weekend.

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7 Tips to Stop Your Phone from Interrupting Your Life

Why You Should Stop Answering Your Phone

The phone rings.

Like Pavlov’s dog, you answer it. It’s a habit that most of us can’t resist.

Yet, if you want to get more work done, you need to remember that your phone is a tool that is meant to help you, not constantly interrupt your day.

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10 Reasons You Have Too Much Clutter

Why You Let Clutter Take Over Your Life

Chances are you have too much stuff.
And by stuff, I mean clutter.

You know that you have too much stuff, but you don’t get rid of it. Instead, it takes over your life until you can’t remember the last time you saw the floor of your office or the top of your dresser.

Simply put, you have too much stuff in your life.

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