Please make a Premium Solo Plan

Welcome to the Forum @Karen_Dauncey :wave:t5:and thank you for sharing your feedback with us!

Currently our pricing plans works in bundles; we’ve opted for this structure to allow teams using Asana to grow while not constantly run into their plans limit. With that said, we often re-evaluate our pricing plan and may be able to accommodate more teams structure in the future, so I would recommend to keep an eye out.

Thank you again for your feedback. Have a great Friday! :slight_smile:

Yes, I’m with ya. I only need 1 seat, but would be forced to pay for a 2nd in order to get the features that come with the upgrade. I’m a one-woman show, and don’t even have a VA, and as a solopreneur I cannot afford to pay for an extra seat I literally CANNOT use. I’d be happy to pay for an upgrade IF it allowed me to choose the exact number of seats I needed, and not be forced into groups which pays for seats I won’t use.

Might have to stay with ClickUp after all.

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Asana please allow us to pay for a single user on Premium. I work alone and have no plans for adding a team member anytime soon. I’d love to pay for the premium features for myself but paying for a seat that doesn’t get used makes no sense.

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I migrated to ClickUp 2.0 and it has WAY more features than Asana and allows single seat licenses for premium and it’s way cheaper. The ONLY thing keeping me from it is the UI. Sooo many clicks to constantly open things up that are default to stay compressed every time you navigate away from and back to them. You can’t keep them open. And the Gantt view is horrible to use. The views are terrible and inflexible. Hoping they fix some of the UI issues because when they do I am leaving Asana, which is sad because I have been a heavy user since they started. I even consulted with fortune 100 companies teaching how to work differently in tools like this. Super sad they don’t care about the sole proprietors who would want to pay them $.

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Or maybe not - maybe they should be given a raise. :wink: You’re not considering the possibility that they’re doing an excellent job of executing on a strategic business plan to focus on larger organizational customers.

I’m not saying this is definitely the case; I don’t work for Asana and don’t have any inside info. My point is that many people here think the Asana team is comprised of idiots for ignoring solo entrepreneurs and don’t stop to consider that may be part of an intentional, strategic plan, which IMO they have every right to do if they choose to. And it’s definitely not unethical IMO. Is it unethical for Lexus to charge $60K for a car? No, because they’ve made a strategic decision as to what target market segment they are focusing on.

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+1. This is what’s preventing me from upgrading.

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Hi everyone :wave:t3:

First of all, thank you to everyone involved here for taking the time to share your feedback with us. Most importantly, thanks for your patience, as I know this has been a long-standing request among our Community and customers.

Today I’m delighted to share we’re introducing a premium and business option for small teams; you can learn more about this new option in Our most powerful features are now available for teams of 2, 3, and 4 people!.

I think this will answer a lot of requests I’ve seen on this thread but I’m conscious that some of you were requesting a single user pricing and I wanted to provide you with an update on this question too. As you know, Asana was built to help humanity thrive by enabling the world’s teams to work together effortlessly. Our features and pricing structure have been designed with that in mind. As a result, our new plans will start at 2 seats, and at the moment, we are not exploring options to launch a plan for 1 user. I’m closing this thread out for now, but if the situation evolves over time, I will make sure to re-open and keep you posted here!

@Marie

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I would like to be able to purchase 1 seat monthly Premium plan. I don’t understand why you would ask to pay double for a seat I don’t need. I found other topics similar and have been closed.

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Hi @Rob_Meireles, thanks for reaching out and sharing your feedback with us.

We have recently introduced a premium and business option for teams of 2, 3, and 4 people and we shared an updated in the main thread:

We’ll make sure to keep you updated if we have any updates in the future!

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Continuing the discussion from Please make a Premium Solo Plan:

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I just wanted to draw attention to the fact that there seem to be many users (at least according to what I’ve found in the Community Forum) that would love to be able to get Premium for single users. Myself included.

Since all the topics related to this idea have been closed, I apologize for having to post about this again. (I’d vote otherwise).

Asana - please consider making a single-user Premium subscription available!

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I would second this. Especially for PhD candidates who use need to keep track of various projects!

Hi,

Yes it does not exist indeed. There is an existing topic Please make a Premium Solo Plan with a lot of votes. It was closed because Asana knows there is a huge demand, they just decided not to do anything yet.

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Well, thanks for the feedback. Not much we can do there, unfortunately…

Currently, as a solo entrepreneur, if I want the Premium plan, (which was offered to me, at the end of the trial period), I have to pay for a minimum of 2 seats. Yet, I am one person.

Why cant Asana enable solo Entrepreneurs to pay a 1 seat price for Premium Plan and not the 2 seat price?

Please consider that businesses grow. One day I hope to have a team. But if you don’t look after me when I am just me, I will look at other options for this sort of system.

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Hi,

There was already a thread Please make a Premium Solo Plan that was closed by Asana. They won’t allow this for now, sorry.

Dear Asana,

Please, for the love of all that is holy, offer a single seat subscription or I am going to lose my mind :slight_smile:

Sincerely,

The thousands of Freelancers who have been faithfully converting clients to asana for years.

p.s. you are welcome.

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Before this gets merged with another similar topic and closed because single users are probably not in Asana’s best interest, I’d just like to say I love asana, but I can’t achieve what I am looking for from the app without having to pay for 2 seats.

The decision may look good on paper, but just know that its a really bad experience for the little guys.

Hi,

I believe Asana hears you but decided not to create a single plan yet. And yes they will merge your message in the main thread :grimacing:

I am actively working on a solution, and hope to be able to offer a solution to you in a few weeks…

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