Using Lean-Thinking to Help Scrum Teams

May 4, 2011 0

Thinking about Lean as a combination of science, management and learning provides Scrum practitioners to start with including Lean and Kanban practices into their Scrum practices. Explicit policies, managing work-in-progress, and creating visibility have a direct, measurable impact on a team’s velocity.

Aspects of Kanban

November 1, 2010 0

“Aspects of Kanban” is an introduction to the Kanban workflow Lean project management system.

Managing the Pipeline

January 24, 2010 0

The article “Managing the Pipeline” by Mary Poppendieck discuss the project planning and usage of resources. Exhorting workers to estimate more carefully and project mangers to be more diligent in meeting deadlines is not going to remove variation from projects. We need to change the rules of the game!

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