Set up a daily stand-up in a channel

 What you'll learn in 2 minutes or less: How to use a template to set up and customize an automated stand-up in a channel to keep everyone aligned and informed.

Daily syncs can help keep managers and teammates up-to-date on project statuses and blockers. Every day at a given time, Slack helps by posting a message in a channel with a reminder to share an update.


Go for it!

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Hover over Tools, then select Workflow Builder.
  3. Click Create Workflow.
  4. Click the Send a scheduled message template in the sidebar, then click Use Template.
  5. Edit the template to set a recurring time and date, customize your message, and select a channel to send the reminder to.
  6. Click Publish.

    Here's an example of what your message could look like: an example of a daily stand-up message in a project channel

Learn more: Visit our Guide to Workflow Builder.