The Soft Spot Between Personal and Process Efficiency

  ”Efficiency is the ability to avoid wasting resources, efforts, and time in doing something or in producing a desired result… The highest type of efficiency is that which can utilize existing material to the best advantage.” – Jawaharlal Nehru, former Prime Minister of India The key to keeping pace and competitive advantage in an […]

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6 Real-Life Examples of Organizations Scaling Agile Successfully

In search of inspiration, practical advice or to enrich our common sense, nothing beats learning from the experience of others. It’s the most human thing – to relate to other fellow humans, to share both our success stories and mishaps.  It’s no different in the business world – we tend to explore the industry experience […]

What are Agile cross functional teams

What Are Cross-Functional Teams in Agile? Why Do They Matter?

Organizations have, long enough, supported the top-to-bottom hierarchy where decision-makers and employees are two different kinds. But as times change, so do organizations. Or, at least, the smart ones. Flat hierarchy, close-knit working environment, open workspaces, and virtual teams—this is what the modern business world is about. In recent years, many organizations have switched to […]

Different types of Agile methodologies

Different Agile Methodologies: Find Which One Fits Best Your Needs

In the world of business, leaders must maximize efficiency, eliminate waste, even out roadblocks, and keep production flowing in accordance with demand.  Once a business venture takes flight, however, a lot of different people get involved, each with their own knowledge, talent, and ways of getting things accomplished. In order to ensure flow and consistency […]

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Definition of Done – A Necessity for Creating Value

“What is the progress on…?” I am sure you will agree that’s one of the most asked questions by customers or other relevant stakeholders when you are working on a product or service.   But how can you measure the progress of something if you don’t know where it ends? It’s simple… you can’t.   The same thing applies to […]

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Agile vs Agility: How to Be Truly Adaptable to Changes?

In Kanbanize, we’re die-hard fans of efficiency and continuous improvement. And this doesn’t necessarily mean implementing Agile practices by the book.   In our experience, we’ve seen companies that try so hard to embrace all of the “best Agile practices” on their transformation journey but still lack something to get the desirable results.  I am sure […]

Lean Process Improvement

Lean Process Improvement: Achieving Project Success With Process Optimization

Are you always on the lookout for new ways to manage projects effectively and strengthen your business processes? If you are among those brave leaders who are always chasing process improvement, we’re here to help!   Find out what Lean process improvement is, the benefits it brings across industries, and how to achieve it in your […]

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Why Agile Doesn’t Work in Every Case & What Are the Top Agile Challenges?

It’s not a lie that here at Kanbanize, we are big fans of business agility. Every day, we read, write, research, and implement our new findings on Agile in our organization. We also give our best in our day-to-day work to practice what we preach. However, blindly preaching that a coin is one-sided, doesn’t wipe out the existence […]