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Is the Agile Community still “uncovering better ways of developing software…” or just debating whether to implement Scrum or Kanban?


The first part of the Agile Manifesto states: “We are uncovering better ways of developing software by doing it and helping others do it.” Is the Agile Community still interested in innovating new, better ways of developing software, or just … Continue reading

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Cultural aspects of bringing Lean, Kanban, TPS, Scrum and other Japanese based management systems to the west


As most of us are aware, techniques such as Kanban, Lean, TPS, and Scrum are based on Japanese project management techniques. In this post, I am going to talk about the cultural aspects of business in Japan, and how that … Continue reading

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