Posts in Updates Category

Report improvements, API tweaks, and much more

By - 29 May 2020

We’ve mentioned previously in a blog post that as a remote-first company it’s business as usual for all of our Gurus. That means that our product owners are continuing to product own. Our designers are still designing. Our engineers are definitely engineering and everyone else is doing what they always do! Business as usual meansRead more …

Faster bookings, overtime extensions, and more

By - 14 May 2020

Following on from our last update, we have been continuing to lay the foundations that will not only allow us to release some important new features but to also iterate and build at a much faster pace. With that in mind, we’re delighted to let you know what we have been working on over theRead more …

Enhanced date navigation in the Schedule

By - 05 Mar 2020

Towards the end of 2019 I was in our Resource Guru account and I wanted to see what the schedule looked like for January 2020. So, I clicked the following link, expecting to be taken to January 2020. Trouble was, I ended up going backwards to January 2019. At this point I realized we hadRead more …

Create quick, multi-day availability exceptions

By - 22 Feb 2020

Here at Resource Guru, we’re big believers that people’s time is precious and scheduling tools need to reflect that. That’s why we go to great lengths to ensure that your team’s availability is recorded correctly. If someone doesn’t work on Friday afternoons, the tool needs to reflect that. If annual deadlines mean your team needsRead more …

New ways to edit events

By - 20 Jan 2020

After listening to your feedback, we’ve introduced some more efficient ways to edit and delete bookings. You can now edit or delete a single day within a multi-day event with just a couple of clicks. Just click on the day of the event you want to change, and you will see new options in theRead more …

Guru surgery

By - 29 Nov 2019

It’s amazing how supposedly temporary beta solutions have a habit of becoming quite permanent. I’m talking about our poor lobotomised guru as shown here: Fortunately, we finally got round to removing that awful loading animation for the schedule and replacing it with a much nicer one. Other notable improvements over the last couple of weeksRead more …

Tightening up the screws

By - 15 Nov 2019

As we move forward towards retiring the old Schedule, we’re still processing everyone’s feedback and addressing the most common friction points in the new Schedule to make tasks as easy and fluid as we can. To that end, we’ve shipped a number of improvements, and here are the highlights: 📋 Searching for projects inside theRead more …

Polishing up Schedule Beta

By - 25 Oct 2019

Since we published our announcement of the imminent release of Schedule Beta, we have had an overwhelming amount of feedback from our customers – thank you so much for your time, it’s been really helpful. We’ve been working hard to tweak and polish the new app to fit your expectations.  One new feature we’ve addedRead more …

Improving Schedule Beta and API throughput

By - 26 Jul 2019

The Data Must Flow! As we move forward with ironing out all the details necessary to make Schedule Beta ready for primetime, we have made great improvements to the responsiveness of the frontend, which meant that the API response times were slowly becoming the bottleneck. To address this problem systematically, we’ve been monitoring critical pathsRead more …