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If you want to significantly improve your recruitment process and make it much less painful for team members involved in it – why not try Kanban to aid you in it? Read more »
In his article, Karl refers to Kanban as a means of controlling the workflow. Originally introduced for controlling the stock in automobile production industry (Toyota), it has been designed to allow for a just-in-time production in an automated way, but not void of the all important human touch.
What does this imply? At first glance, Kanban for software development looks just like a typical Agile workload board. The process is divided into stages, and tasks are transferred from one to another as the process goes on. As the tasks are moved, they are placed at the bottom of a stage column, and are meant to be pulled from the top. This way the order of things is kept with respect of the healthy FIFO rule. Read more »
Jim Benson, perceived as the father of Personal Kanban, has written a blog post about creating your first Kanban board for personal purposes. Read on, to learn how to set up a Personal Kanban board tailored to your particular needs in just 3 simple steps. Read more »
After David's experiments with it at Corbis and Microsoft IT Dep. (2004), he began publishing the results and spreading the word about the effects of applying this methodology to software development. Throughout 2008 he attended many events, during which he talked about Kanban with the result of people going back to their offices and trying it out. This is when Kanban movement began gathering a real growth momentum. The number of people speaking about Kanban was vast and has been growing ever since. Read more »