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An Introduction to Lean Thinking and lean tools within software improvement.

Hi All,

SUITE 109 - see you tonight

We'll cover the origins and basics of lean thinking, then move into Value Stream Mapping in software processes - with real examples, then cover the 7 types of waste and tactics for creating flow with examples, and then into Kanban and A3 problem solving.

See you there,


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  • Graham P.

    I also said I would post a link to a coffee talk entitled "Scrum v Kanban Smackdown" which was done at Northwest Cadence by Steven Borg and Martin Hinshelwood - Available at

    November 5, 2013

  • Graham P.

    Many thanks Steve - Some links following up on last night
    Maker's Schedule, Manager's Schedule - On disrupting programmers.
    A book by Tim Harford called "Adapt - Why success always starts with failure" is a great treatise on celebrating failure and giving responsibility to the team. A good read.

    November 5, 2013

  • John D.

    Excellent session, thanks Steve - you should do it for a living;-)

    November 5, 2013

  • Andrew D.

    Thanks for the session tonight. There is a pretty good Hanselminutes podcast with the Poppendiecks on the subject which is worth a listen as I remember: Thanks again.

    November 4, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looking forward to this session. Some really interesting topics being covered.

    October 22, 2013

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