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    Lean Start-Up, and How It Almost Killed Our Company

    by Helen Walton Follow 0 Followers on  May 14, 2015 12

    The theory of Lean start-up with its focus on product, small bets, customer validation and pivot points, has become almost universally accepted within software development and businesses in general. In this article Helen Walton offers a provocative critique of its suitability to many business contexts, as well as recounting why the method proved almost fatal for one particular start-up – her own.

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    Visual Portfolio Management: Collaboratively Aligning Your Company

    by Markus Andrezak Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 23, 2015 2

    To exploit agile advantages like speed, flexibility, and fast feedback, companies need to work on the right things. The three-horizons model explains how companies need to work to ensure sustainable growth. Visual portfolio management can integrate the different types of work into a coherent system.

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    Learning Fast in Design, Development and DevOps

    by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  Jan 14, 2015

    Delivering the right products fast can be challenging, certainly when there are many unknowns along the way. If you want to build products fast in a context of high uncertainty you need to be able to learn fast and efficiently said Ismaël Héry from Le Monde. At the Lean Kanban France 2014 conference he gave a presentation about learning fast to build fast.


Innovation Machine

Posted by Jonathan Irwin Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 29, 2014

How do you create new, disruptive, and viable businesses, for new markets? Jonathan Irwin describes a platform and shows how teams can work in a new way, being led, staffed, and measured differently. 2


Q&A with Gojko Adzic on Fifty Quick Ideas to Improve Your User Stories

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  Nov 15, 2014

The book fifty quick ideas to improve your user stories aims to help people to write better user stories and support teams in iteratively delivering products that satisfy their customers' needs.


Q&A with Mike Burrows about the book Kanban from the Inside

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  Oct 14, 2014

In the book Kanban from the Inside Mike Burrows describes the Kanban Method, explores various models that can be using with Kanban and provides a process for implementing Kanban in organizations.


Boost Potential with Shared Authority and Lean Management

Posted by Walid Farag Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 11, 2014

Shared leadership is a modern and exciting way to lead and manage. The goal of sharing authority within a team of leaders is to maximize the use of all capabilities and ideas in the organization.


Exchanging Industry Experiences with Agile Methodologies

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  May 23, 2014

The Agile Consortium Belgium, Sirris and Agoria organized an event to share experiences with agile methodologies like Scrum, Kanban, visual management, XP, DSDM and Lean.


Untangling the Enterprise With Continuous Delivery

Posted by John Kordyback Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 16, 2014

John Kordyback explains why you should and how you can introduce Continuous Delivery into a typical enterprise, where dozens of systems adopted over the years generate massive complexity. 4


The Gentle Art of Running a Lean Startup

Posted by Yiannis Mavraganis Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 20, 2013

Yiannis relates the practices and approach of running a Lean Startup organisation with the skills and disciplines needed in the martial arts through his practice of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 3


Sell Before You Build

Posted by Naresh Jain Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 25, 2013

Entrepreneurs apply lean-startup to try to sell their product/service even before they build it: "make sure you have paying customers". Naresh Jain shares his approach to find effective MVPs.


An interview with Vasco Duarte and Jason Little on Lean Change Management by Happy Melly Express

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  Nov 07, 2013

InfoQ interviewed Vasco Duarte on a new publishing business that aims to connect authors with their audience in a sustainable way, and with Jason Little, author about Lean Change Management.

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