In environments with high levels of variability and uncertainty, being able to quickly respond to change is essential. Kanban, with its focus on visualizing work, limiting WIP, focus on flow and continuous improvement is ideal in these types of environments.
Get the most out of your investment in Kanban.
Comparative Kanban is helping you by identifying where you can improve how you work, where you should amplify your efforts further and fuel a data-driven approach to continuous improvement.
About Comparative Kanban
Kanban is the preferred way to work in environment with unpredictable work demands and in environments with high levels of uncertainty. Leverage Comparative Kanban to pinpoint exactly where you can help your teams and build a culture of continuous improvement.
Take survey, conduct open space sessions, gather objective measures and perform 1:1 interviews.
Baseline data against world, specific industry or other comparative data set. Identify unique strengths and improvement opportunities. Understand the narrative.
Define inprovement strategy based on key findings from your analysis. Communicate what you intend to do, execute on improvement strategy and evaluate progress.
At regular intervals, validate the impact of the improvement efforts. Communicate progress and be open about challenges. Build a culture of continuous improvement and learning across the enterprise.
VisualizeWe resolve blockers with simple visual aids and escalation processes.
Limit WIPTeam visualizes work with queues, work-types, avatars, swim-lanes, blockers or explicit policies.
Make Policies ExplicitWe are aware of explicit policy / rules on when to pull work.