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The Kanban Iceberg: How to Scale Beyond the Surface of a Shallow Implementation



Matt Philip discusses how to deepen the understanding of Kanban with depth-of-kanban assessments and through a series of experiments, emergence of a new role — the flow manager — and standard work.


Matt Philip is the Director of Agile Coaching at Asynchrony, a St. Louis, USA-based information-technology consulting firm that specializes in custom application development. He has worked in software development as a coach, trainer, quality advocate and facilitator, helping organizations and teams to improve themselves and business outcomes.

About the conference

Lean Kanban United Kingdom is the conference for managers, team leads, consultants and executives who want to more reliably deliver the products and services their customers demand.In 2 days, learn how to achieve improved business agility through faster, more predictable and more flexible service delivery. Includes case studies (Skype, iTV, and more), workshops, and industry metrics.

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Jan 13, 2015

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  • loved it

    by Brian Salse,

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    Hi Matt, this was very interesting indeed, thx! Too many of us do not bother to look deep enough in ordrt to find really working solutiions, myself included (yes..). Hoping to get this changed soon thugh. Been soing some kanban studies here: and on infoq and dzone too. Good job we now can just get some insights online.
    Thanks again!

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