Agile for a Small Business17 Jan 2017

You'd think that small businesses are Agile by default, simply because of scale of their operation. But it's not necessarily the case, and more often than not, it will highly depend on the ideas that drive the business owners. Agile Manifesto underlines placing value in individuals over...

Bringing Agile into Non-Tech Environments04 Jan 2017

Agile originated in a technical work environment and its likely still its main performance stage. However, that doesn't mean Agile cannot bring success to any other branch of industry. There are plentiful examples of this being true - with lawyers, journalists, salesmen, financial managers...

Happy Holidays!22 Dec 2016

Kanban Tool Team are wishing you Joyful & Happy Holidays and a prosperous New Year!

Solving the Working from Home Conundrum13 Dec 2016

If, despite best efforts, you are still getting stuck on social media while trying to do actual work - consider these, less obvious methods of improvement. Control if & how much you're eating Home-office eating habits will have a long term impact on you: both forgetting to eat (because...

Agile Marketing Anyone?23 Nov 2016

It's not surprising that Agile development has spread to marketing. In a fast-paced environment, software development and marketing, along with any other business activity, need to be able to quickly adapt and change course, so bringing agile practices from software houses to marketers makes...

Is Agile Good for People?16 Nov 2016

We know now for sure that Agile is a tested, proven and recommended methodology of organizing work and introducing change to an office environment. It's first been a success with software development teams, then it spread onto the entire service industry, encompassing media, marketing, law,...

You Don't Need Kanban.. or Do You?18 Oct 2016

It seems as though each and every company out there is trying to catching the Agile train and - even if they don't in fact work alongside the guidelines that Agile prescribes - they seem to be doing an awful lot of talking about it! If you and your team are standing your ground and saying "this...

Can Working from Home Be Productive?12 Oct 2016

If you've recently started working from home, and after expecting a complete transformation of the way you've always been thinking about your work - you're starting to feel somewhat disappointed - you may not be alone. People who have a basic office-based work experience under their belt,...

How to Deal with an Ever-Growing Backlog?04 Oct 2016

If you're used to storing your workflow on a visual board, you may be experiencing the curse of a forever growing backlog column - in which case, you're likely thinking "we're never going to get this project done". Chances are - you may be right! Consider the odds of you actually getting to...

New Kanban Tool Features27 Sep 2016

The devil's in the details - this week we're excited to introduce a number of features, each of which will make a small, yet significant difference to how you use the boards. Check these out: Emails on Checklist Assignment To make cooperation on tasks more efficient, checklist item...