Judy Rees on Lean Agile Management Podcast

#1 Way to Fix Poor Team Communication | LAMP ep.10

“You want happy staff. You become more productive as the manager because you don’t have to deal with the hassles.” – Judy Rees Today on Lean Agile Management Podcast, we’re talking to Judy Rees about effective communication in complex environments to learn how to improve team communication at work using a method called Clean Language. […]

How to Improve Concentration

How to Improve Your Concentration at Work

If you are already using cycle time analysis and flow analytics to ensure your team is as productive and efficient as it can be, then you may have noticed the extent to which delays, time wastage and lost hours can affect your team’s ability to complete projects on time. Knowing how every team member is […]

Business Agility is not an option. It's a matter of business survival

Sorry, Business Agility Is Not an Option Anymore. | LAMP ep. 9

“Business Agility is not an option. It’s a matter of business survival.” – Jose Casal Will your business be around in 10 years or will you be replaced by a newcomer? How long does it take for your business to deliver a new product from the idea to the market?  If questions like these make […]

Transparency, and why agility will not work without it

Why You Need Transparency for True Business Agility | LAMP ep.8

“You are going to see things that you don’t want to see… but it’s something that you need to do if you want to improve your business.” – Annette Vendelbo Would you like predictability in your projects? Would you like to deliver faster and with higher quality? Business agility is no longer a dream of […]

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8 Techniques for Improving Communication Around the Workplace

Whether you’re at home or at work, with family, friends or colleagues, your levels of communication directly define your success and your happiness. In short, it’s a vital part of life. Without good, proper communication, it’s impossible to have relationships, and it’s impossible to progress. With all this in mind, it’s easy to see why […]

How to build and execute an agile business strategy

How to Build and Execute a Strategy That Works | LAMP ep.7

“If from your strategy you can’t identify anything that you would say no to, it’s probably not a good strategy.” – Karl Scotland Strategy Execution is Hard. Creating Strategy is Even Harder. Are you struggling with too many conflicting priorities? Constantly dealing with short-term unachievable targets that only send the whole team into a total […]

How to Measure Cycle Time: With or without non-working hours?

Cycle time is one of the most valuable metrics you can use to acquire a better understanding of your work process. It really helps you forecast your production process precisely. Those who are familiar with Lean and Agile know that there are two different ways to measure cycle time: Excluding non-working hours (plus weekends). Including […]

Who is your customer? How to earn customer's trust? LAMP ep6

How to Gain Customer’s Trust with Service Delivery Review? LAMP ep.6

“Without having the understanding of what customer values, teams are going to turn to vanity metrics ” – Matt Philip Who is your customer? Do you truly understand their pains and needs? Did you prove that with the way you build and deliver your products or design your services? The chances are, if you can give […]