Author Archives: Alex Novkov

About Alex Novkov

Energetic and practical, passionate about: social media, creative writing, heavy weights and outdoor activities.

How to protect a bottleneck

How to Protect a Bottleneck You Can’t Remove

Bottlenecks occur all the time in any process. They can be temporary or cause damage in the long run. Often, removing a bottleneck completely is either impossible or too difficult, expensive, or time-taking. Finding a way to protect an existing bottleneck from getting clogged is often a more convenient option. Read on to learn how […]

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Lean Business and the Value of Flow

Decision Making through Explicit Mental Models In today’s information overloaded world, we all need to make numerous decisions in the course of our day. Speed of decision making is often a critical element. One shortcut we take, whether it happens deliberately or not, is the usage of Mental Models. (See P. Senge’s “The Fifth Discipline”). […]

Case Study: How to Use Kanbanize for Event Management

Case Study: How to Use Kanbanize for Event Management

What do Game of Thrones, Nordic countries, and sci-fi gatherings have to do with Kanbanize? Meet Archipelacon, a first-time sci-fi convention that will bring science fiction fans from all over the world to Finland at the Alandica Culture and Congress Center for a four-day celebration of the fantastic arts this June. The keynote speaker of […]