Agile works. We’ve known it for some time. But, most stories about its success revolve around software development and how it has helped teams in IT. In this month’s newsletter we feature some articles that show how Agile, specially Kanban, work for Business teams.
Why Non-Software Teams Are Adopting Agile Methodologies
Agile has come a long way since the Manifesto in 2001. 80% of the respondents of a recent HBR survey mentioned they were doing some form of Agile, across functions. In this article Zach Watson details how non-software teams are successfully adopting Agile.
Five Ways Agile in Automotive Will Pivot in 2019
The auto industry is doing well, but, change is constant and it’s never a bad thing to strive for improvement. In this article, Sergej Weber, Senior Consultant/Agile Coach at Kugler Maag Cie, discusses how Agile will help the Automotive industry in 2019.
Beginner’s Guide to Kanban for Agile Marketing
In this article, Andrea Fryrear explains the Kanban method in detail starting from its origin to its principles and its application. She also shows you how to design your first Kanban Board, with examples. Shows how a marketing team can benefit by Visualizing work on a Kanban Board!
How Do You Handle Daily Tasks?
Rounding up this issue is a short article by Jim Benson, the creator of Personal Kanban. Jim speaks about how one can deal with tasks that you do every day. And we agree when he says, ‘If your work becomes mundane so do you. Make your dailies a growing experience.