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Kanban 101 - 3 - Kanban Essentials

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Kanban 101 workshop by John Goodsen and Michael Sahota.

This covers everything you will need to know to play Russell Healy's Kanban Game: visualizing the work, metrics, and creating explicit policies.

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Kanban 101 - 3 - Kanban Essentials

  1. 1. Kanban Essentials Michael Sahota & John Goodsen
  2. 2. Core Properties of Kanban <ul><li>Visualize Workflow </li></ul><ul><li>Limit Work-in-Progress (already covered) </li></ul><ul><li>Measure and Optimize Flow </li></ul><ul><li>Make Policies Explicit </li></ul>
  3. 3. VISUALIZE WORKFLOW
  4. 4. EXERCISE <ul><li>How do you visualize your work flow today? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Start with your value stream map
  6. 6. Visualize Work
  7. 7. Visualize Work Across Specializations
  8. 8. Establish WIP Limits
  9. 9. Visualize Work Queues
  10. 10. Kanban Works for Any Project
  11. 11. MEASURE AND OPTIMIZE FLOW
  12. 12. Table Talk <ul><li>What kind of measurements and metrics do you use today? </li></ul>
  13. 13. Collect key metrics on card
  14. 14. Lead time at Disney World
  15. 15. Tell ‘em how long it will take Copywrite
  16. 16. Cycle Time – Remember Little’s Law?
  17. 17. Control Charts measure Cycle Time Avg. Cycle Time Normal Variation Let’s investigate!
  18. 18. Visualize metrics with Continuous Flow Diagram (CFD) WIP Cycle Time Problem
  19. 19. Real project: lot’s of WIP at start… Yikes!
  20. 20. … improvement later on WIP reducing
  21. 21. Make Policies Explicit
  22. 22. Classes of Service - Standard
  23. 23. Class of Service - Fixed Date
  24. 24. Class of Service - Intangible
  25. 25. Class of Service - Defects
  26. 26. Making Policies Explicit
  27. 27. Expedite if you must…
  28. 28. EXERCISE <ul><li>What Policies do you have now? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you communicate them with your team? </li></ul><ul><li>What new Policies do you want to consider when you get back to work on Monday? </li></ul>

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