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...

Interactive Checklists19 Sep 2016

Fancy viewing and ticking items off a checklist without opening the cards? We've just released a fantastic Power-up, that makes this possible. Enable it for your Kanban board to make the use of Kanban Tool easier and more fun. This feature needs to be enabled in your board's Settings -...

Agile for Academic Work06 Sep 2016

Is forever chasing due dates, waiting for required study materials and asking colleagues when assignments are due part of your routine at university? Since making friends, enjoying yourself and having an overall good time seem to be the priority to a lot of students, it can often be difficult to...

How to Improve One's Memory - don't Forget to Remember!24 Aug 2016

How many times have you surprised yourself finding out too late, that there was something you were meant to do - and didn't - that you earlier thought of as impossible to forget? For some people, experiencing this just once is enough to implement some sort of memory reinforcing device or...

Does Agile Work for Short-Term Projects Only?17 Aug 2016

We know Agile as an iterative approach to managing projects and change, based on building plans for short intervals only and hitting the reset button at their end to start again from scratch. Should this imply that long-term planning and management of large-scale projects is not possible with...

Project Management Challenges10 Aug 2016

Is choosing the right management method the biggest challenge of project management? Or is it spotting unreliable or otherwise failing team members? Maybe it's defining a path towards project success? Perhaps there are no challenges at all as PM mainly consists of overseeing other people's...

Turn your IDEAs into ITEMs with Kanban Tool02 Aug 2016