This is when you can use placeholders to:
- Identify all the resources needed for a project by proposed roles
- Determine when you will need these resources
- Estimate total hours needed
Creating a placeholder
You can create a placeholder by clicking on the settings button. To add a placeholder into a project, simply click on "+ Add placeholder"
Adding an assignment to placeholders
Placeholders are found at the top of the dashboard. You can minimize your people tab to see your placeholder easily.
Double click in the appropriate resource to add a new assignment.
Drag and drop assignments from placeholders to users
Once you have found the resources/users needed in Hive to take the assignment, you can easily drag and drop the assignments to a specific user.