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Introduction to kanban

Introduction to kanban



An introduction to Kanban.

An introduction to Kanban.

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    Introduction to kanban Introduction to kanban Presentation Transcript

    • Introduction to Kanban adsdevshop.com With Robert Dempsey
    • Thank You!
    • Welcome! Robert Dempsey CEO & Founder LinkedIn: robertwdempsey Twitter: @rdempsey
    • Got Marketing? http://thenonmarketer.com http://twitter.com/thenonmarketer
    • Agenda • Start with a poll • What companies want • Kanbanʼs answer • When to use Kanban • Mechanics • Kanban anti-patterns and metrics • Get committed • Q&A
    • Poll
    • How Others Use Theirs • 45% Have no data • 45% Have data, and make no intelligent use of it • 10% Have data and use it
    • What Companies Want • Predictability • Business agility • Good governance
    • Questions To Answer • Where does the work come from? • What do we do with it? • Where does it go? • What types of work do we have?
    • Definitions • kanban Shingle that says youʼre open for business (Japanese) Physical token • kanban system A WIP limited pull system that uses kanban • Kanban Incremental, evolutionary approach to change management that uses a kanban system
    • Why Evolutionary? • Companies need change • Companies donʼt like change • Not all teams need the same thing
    • The Path • Start with what we do now • Visualize • Limit WIP • Look for improvement opportunities • Make improvements
    • Do Not • Change job titles • Change the practices performed • Challenge, highlight, or focus on personal performance • Threaten egos and professional self-esteem
    • When to Kanban • When the organization may prefer evolution to revolution • When incremental change can improve maturity and permit scaling
    • WIP • Work In Progress • Everything in production or waiting in a queue
    • Lead Time • The time period between when I ask for something and when I get it
    • Cycle Time • When I start working on it until when I finish working on it • How frequently an output is produced
    • Policies • Options and choices • What governs the kanban system
    • Work Item Type • The type of work you do • Examples Bug Requirement Feature User Story Change Request Maintenance
    • Class of Service • They are a way to apply a level of service to a work item type • Policies are applied to a class of service • Examples Expedite Fixed Delivery Date Standard Class Intangible Class
    • Kanban Kick-Start http://blog.crisp.se/henrikkniberg/2009/11/16/1258359420000.html
    • Agile Success Series
    • David P. Joyce http://leanandkanban.wordpress.com/2009/08/12/another-kanban-board-example/
    • Jeff Patton http://www.agileproductdesign.com
    • Personal Kanban http://personalkanban.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/whiteboards-050.jpg
    • Q&A
    • Additional Resources • http://www.kanban101.com/ • http://www.limitedwipsociety.org • http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/kanbandev/ • http://personalkanban.com
    • Thank You! Atlantic Dominion Solutions 321-274-4684 http://www.adsdevshop.com Robert Dempsey CEO & Founder LinkedIn: robertwdempsey Twitter: @rdempsey