Goal Post
Goal Post
Goal post is a personal organizer that plays well with calendars such as Google Calendar and iOS Calendar. Its original name was “Accomplishment Support Tool: IxD Companion” and was the fruit of the Master Thesis research done by Alexandru Cotoranu back in 2012. Since then, Goal Post has come a long way.
Goal Post
One of the changes we made to the original app is that Goal Post is an app that can run on mobile devices as well as larger screens such as laptops and desktops. Bellow, you can see how it would look in a medium to large screen (laptops and desktop screens) as well as small screens (tablets and phones).
Goal Post
You could have an overview of all the tasks and see how their progressing and at what stage of progress they are. Should you need to add a task, You can add it here. You could also choose a task from your online calendars and pull it into the list of tasks in Goal Post.
Goal Post
At the calendar view, you can select the tasks you want to track for a better overview of the tasks at hand.
Goal Post
On the “Week View” you can see the duration assigned to each tast during each day as well as the start and end time.
Goal Post
Amongst the viewing options, is an option to see the relation between tasks and have an overview of how tasks that have connections with each other are progressing. This option id especially useful when it comes to time management on a project as well as the management of the process of a project with multiple tasks and aspects.
Goal Post
In the month view, you can see how processes look so far and how they are going to look in a month. In month view, you can have valuable information such as work load and spread of work load that can help with project management and time management of projects.
Goal Post
Year view gives a more broad view of the processes and tasks.
Design collaboration with Alex Cotoranu
Information and the research done on IxD Companion that lead to Goal Post has been published and can be found on Malmö University Publishing.
Year
2015