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Kanban and its flight levels

In 2017, we started at NetMatch to use Kanban as methodology for some of our software development projects. The Kanban methodology already brought us a lot of good things, but how do you get from implementing the first best-practices to complete Portfolio Management? This is very nicely described in “Kanban Read more…

Project Management

What is value stream mapping?

Pioneered by Toyota in the 1940s, Lean thinking revolutionized the manufacturing industry, improving collaboration, communication, and flow on production lines. Value stream mapping is the Lean tool Toyota used to define and optimize the various steps involved in getting a product, service, or value-adding project from start to finish. In Read more…

By Jeroen Havermans, ago
Project Management

Software Development explained with Cars

“The only thing more difficult than building software for a client, is explaining how software is built to a client.” Toggl sat down to explain this incredibly complicated concept the only way they knew how – with pictures, and with cars (click image to enlarge): Source:¬†https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/software-development-explained-cars-david-clayton/

By Jeroen Havermans, ago