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New: Color-code reflections in sprint retros

Stop lights. Poisonous frogs. Moldy bread. Every day, colors help direct our attention so we can make smarter decisions. In our digital lives, they pl...

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New: I'm ready already

In developing our free, online retrospective tool, we’re working towards an exciting and ambitious mission: to make every meeting worth the time inves...

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New: Customize voting settings for more effective retrospectives

The sprint retrospective format - which is built-in to Parabol - follows a standard process to facilitate productive team discussions:

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New: Discussion Threads for Retrospectives

With the whole world trying remote work on a previously unimaginable scale, interest in asynchronous communication has spiked. We're a fully distribut...

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Running multiple meetings from a new UI

Running multiple meetings on a team Some of our users want to open a retrospective meeting on their team to collect feedback over the course of their ...

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🚀 Shipped it! Reactji & meeting renaming

We recently shipped the first version of adding Reactji to reflection cards 🎉. We heard folks want a way to add sentiment and other creative forms of...

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Meeting Lobby Updates

Two frequently requested features have been additional meeting types and the ability to have multiple meetings running at the same time for the same t...

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Flexible Retrospective Grouping and Enterprise SSO

We’ve made Parabol great by listening to you. No feedback was clearer than how you wanted to group and theme reflections gathered during a retrospecti...

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Mass Invitations, Mobile Nav, & more

Common feedback we’d received was getting teammates to join your meeting was too difficult. In the past, somebody you invited had to navigate to their...

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Run Async Retrospective Meetings: Set Deadlines for Phases

Parabol retrospective meetings now include two features for running better meetings: 1) a countdown timer to help move a meeting along, and, 2) a time...

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Action Meetings: now with video beta, CSV export

Parabol's Action Meeting is a high-performance team status meeting designed to better serve remote team members. It was the very first meeting type we...

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Best-in-class Retrospectives for Jira

Our goal is to create the best retrospective and meeting app, period. We knew we must integrate with the tools teams use so we work within their work ...