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5 Reasons You May Fail with Kanban Implementation

Imagine that you have the fastest car in Formula 1. However, you decide to put one of your engineers behind the wheel and tell him to win the race. What are the odds? After all, he will drive the best racing car. Nevertheless, we all know that chances for a triumph аre close to zero. […]

Kanban 101 – Applying WIP Limits

Stop starting and start finishing! What’s a WIP limit? WIP limits or Work-In-Progress limits, in the context of the Kanban board, stand for the maximum amount of work items a given phase or the whole workflow can hold. These phases could be represented by a column, cell or even the entire board. There are two […]