Lessons in Agile Management : On the Road to Kanban

Lessons in Agile Management : On the Road to Kanban

Book Title: Lessons in Agile Management : On the Road to Kanban

Author: David J. Anderson

Format: Paperback | 434 pages

Publication Date: 29 Jun 2012

ISBN-13: 9780985305123

The Missing Link in the Evolution of Kanban -- From Its Roots in Agile 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 this journey on the road to Kanban, now a popular method for improving predictability while managing change and risk in organizations worldwide. Topics include: -Why people resist change -The role of the manager in Agile development -Flow and variability -Timeboxes and delivery cadence -Estimation and metrics