Author Archives: Dimitar Karaivanov

About Dimitar Karaivanov

Optimistic enthusiast fond of lean product development, Kanban, productivity techniques, football, rock music, dogs, vegetarianism and space.

How to be more productive without losing your creativity

How To Be More Productive Without Losing Your Creativity?

Creativity and productivity are two irreplaceable elements for achieving success in business. Although they are two sides of the same coin, there’s a widespread misunderstanding saying that creativity kills productivity and vice versa. As a result, it is not a surprise that teams with more creative functions (e.g. marketing, design, etc.) are sometimes putting up […]

The Economic Problem with Queues in Product Development

Reading Don Reinertsen’s book “The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development” was a truly enlightening experience, especially when it comes to understanding queues and the problems that queues cause in a regular product development process. Having almost five years of development behind Kanbanize, and many more before that, we came to […]

Version 4.6 – What’s New?

This is an archived page. Since this article was first published, some features and interface elements have been changed. Please, visit our Knowledge Base for an updated version. Hello Friends, We are excited to announce that the new version 4.6 was released this weekend. As always there’s a lot of great stuff and with this article […]

Recurring Kanban Cards in Kanbanize

This is an archived page. Since this article was first published, some features and interface elements have been changed. Please, visit our Knowledge Base for an updated version. We get closer and closer to the complete set of automation policies that we envision in Kanbanize and the recurring card creation is one of the key […]

Work in Progress [April 2015]

This is an archived page. Since this article was first published, some features and interface elements have been changed. Please, visit our Knowledge Base for an updated version. It’s now a tradition to share where the development of Kanbanize is going with each new release. The fact that we are getting quite a lot of feedback […]

Importing Kanban Cards in Kanbanize

This is an archived page. Since this article was first published, some features and interface elements have been changed. Please, visit our Knowledge Base for an updated version. Using the import tool is officially the fastest way to set up your Kanban board in just a few minutes. Nobody has the time to enter data manually, […]