What is Kanban?

Learn the history of Kanban, the basic principles behind the method, and how to apply it. Regardless of industry, many teams find value in the Kanban method through improved efficiency and performance.

Kanban Glossary

Here's a list of key terms and definitions to help you understand the core concepts of Kanban.

The Joy and Pain of Limiting WIP

LeanKit CEO Chris Hefley explains why limiting work in process (WIP) is simultaneously the most rewarding and the most challenging principle of Kanban.

Myth: Multitasking Saves Time

Multitasking is a common phenomenon in business, but it can easily harm overall productivity. Learn why limiting our work in process truly matters.

Top Kanban Blogs

Stay up to date with the latest thoughts from leading Kanban experts and practitioners with this selection of top blogs.

Agile Development

Learn about Agile development and how it can help your team rapidly deliver better software.

Kanban and Agile

Learn how Kanban supports Agile work methods and how it can lead to improved team efficiency.

Benefits of Using a Pull System

Using a pull system can improve your workflow and decrease cycle time. Learn more about pull systems and how they relate to Kanban.

What is an Electronic Kanban?

With an electronic kanban board, you can easily track the progress of ongoing projects and get instant visibility in real time.

The ABCs of Kanban Webinar

LeanKit and Agile Innovation partner to discuss three of the critical first steps in Kanban: visualizing work, limiting WIP, and managing flow.

Task Management with Kanban

A picture is worth a thousand words, and visual task management provides just the tool to keep you organized and on target.

Why Use Kanban Boards?

Kanban boards offer a way to visually manage your work. If you have ever used a post-it note to remind yourself to do something, you’ve used visual management. Visual management allows teams to see…

What is Continuous Improvement?

Continuous improvement, or Kaizen, is a method for identifying opportunities for streamlining work and reducing waste. The practice was formalized by the popularity of Lean / Agile / Kaizen in manufacturing and business, and it…

Project Management Software

As companies compete in today’s fast-paced marketplace, the need for project management software has never been greater. And not just any project management software: Software that helps project managers foresee what’s to come and that helps…

Online Collaboration Software for Project Management

Online collaboration software has recently become the number one tool used by distributed project teams. Sometimes referred to as project ware or project collaboration software, online collaboration platforms help people communicate and make it easier…

Project Management

What is it to be a project manager? There are many definitions, and it can really mean whatever you want it to, depending on the job.

How to Use Kanban Software

Using Kanban software is easy. To begin, start with the most simple process you can think of. This may be a basic to-do list where items are either in the “to-do” column or in the “done”…

Benefits of Agile Development

There are many benefits of using Agile for project management. Agile methods can help teams manage work more efficiently and do the work more effectively while delivering the highest quality product within the constraints of the budget. While…

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