Get instant notifications in Slack when changes are made to tasks in Asana.
Rather than asking, “Should we use Asana or Slack?” think about “How can I use Asana and Slack together?” Slack is real-time messaging and simplified communication for teams, while Asana helps teams coordinate, manage, and track their projects and tasks so they can collaborate more effectively. Asana does have team communication features as well.
Teams who successfully use both tools rely on Slack for instant communication (“Just a quick check, are you going to that meeting at 2:30?”) and Asana for actionable tasks, projects, and requests (“Please create a report on our web traffic for Monday’s meeting.”)
With the Asana for Slack integration, you can turn conversations and ideas discussed in Slack into actionable, trackable work in Asana. Or, ensure what seems like a quick question (but isn’t) becomes a task with an assignee and due date.
There are several ways to turn Slack messages into trackable, actionable Asana tasks so your promise to “get that report done tomorrow” doesn’t get lost in Slack.
From within Slack you can:
Once you’ve connected Slack with Asana, you can use Rules to automatically trigger actions on Asana tasks created from Slack. Learn more about Rules.
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