David J. Anderson developed the Kanban Method over years spent managing and coaching Agile development teams at companies such as Sprint and Microsoft by integrating Lean thinking with Agile principles and practices. This compendium of anecdotes and epiphanies shares his journey on the road to Kanban, now a popular method for improving predictability while managing change and risk in organizations worldwide. Lessons in Agile Management collects over 12 years of experience in organizational Agile transformations.
Lessons in Agile Management includes David J. Anderson’s discoveries regarding:
“If you are a manager trying to lead a Lean/Agile organization, you will greatly enjoy this book.”
– Yuval Yeret, Agile/Kanban Consultant, AgileSparks
“Contains anecdotes guaranteed to educate, enlighten, and even amuse those knowledge workers seeking better organizational agility.”
– Jeff Anderson, Service Offering Lead, Deloitte LEAN
“David successfully blends flow, queues, Theory of Constraints, Lean, and Six Sigma to concoct a very powerful message.”
– Charan Atreya, PMP, Kanban Way
“In an anecdotic, analytics, and easy-to-digest way, David explains all the evolving thinking behind such a simple and powerful method [Kanban], from Deming, Goldratt, and beyond.”
-Manuel Mazán, MBA, CSP, Lean-Agile Coach, Agiland
David J Anderson is the author and pioneer of kanban systems for improved service delivery in professional services and creative, knowledge worker businesses. Originator of the Kanban Method and Enterprise Services Planning for improved service delivery.
Co-creator of the Fit-for-Purpose Framework for strategy, market research, marketing and organizational measurement. Management trainer and consultant. Popular conference speaker and presenter.
Author of the books, “Fit for Purpose – How Modern Businesses Find, Satisfy & Keep Customers”, “Lessons in Agile Management”, “Kanban – Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business” and “Agile Management for Software Engineering and the Kanban Maturity Model.
30th Nov – 2nd Dec
With David J Anderson
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