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Achieve optimum workflow!

Increase productivity and efficiency!

Reduce wasted time!

Kanban is not a new, fancy software system promising to bring you big results with complicated algorithms. It is not a complicated process with time-intensive meetings and costly activities. Kanban is a simple process developed in the early 1900s and re-defined in the 1950s when Toyota took notice. Since then, it has taken the world by storm, only to take a few blows to the chin when some organizations struggled to make it work. It is true; not all industries or businesses thrive using Kanban, but maybe it is not always Kanban's fault. After all, implementing a seemingly straightforward process is not always straightforward.

You have probably picked up this book because you have a problem. The problem may be small, like wanting to improve efficiency, or big, like trying to stop overspending on inventory that goes to waste. But no matter what your problem is, Kanban can offer a solution, as long as it fits with your needs and you implement it with a clear and defined strategy. That is where this book will guide you.

Dive into the basics of Kanban, learning the history and terminology of one of the oldest agile project management methods still in use today. Discover the application of its principles and practices in industries like manufacturing, software development, and healthcare, among others. Learn how to introduce Kanban to your organization and how to start it off on the "right foot". Follow the checklists to make sure your boards are "good", uncover the tips to making the most out of the Kanban tools and compare different management solutions to find the best fit for you.

Inside you will learn:

  • The current status of Kanban
  • How to utilize the Kanban process
  • Applying Kanban
©2018 Jeffrey Ries (P)2018 Jeffrey Ries

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Complete gibberish

I think this is actually a fake book, or at least a horrendous translation. It makes no sense whatsoever. Do not purchase.

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Not worth it

Quick and fairly useless. Many other better books on Lean. Maybe the hard copy would provide more detail, but overall a waste of a credit

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Very nice book on Kanban

I didn't have any idea on this until I found this book. This is exactly what I am looking for. Great job.

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Great book. I could not put this book down

Great book. I could not put this book down. The author is a creative writer. Expecting new edition in the future.

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Thanks for the creator

Brilliant!! Great info! Spot on tips and very methodical.Look no further! This is your guide right here!

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Excellent book for any absolute beginner

Excellent book for an absolute beginner who wants to understand the terms and get introduced to Kanban. Would definitely recommend to all beginners.

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I would recommend it to anyone

I'm glad to listen this book. I immediately purchased it and have listen even more beneficial information Guide for Beginners,Intermediate!

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Thanks for publishing this book

I was always under the impression that Kanban was just an example of the usage of a team board.

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It's a great reference and refresher

I found this book to be so helpful, it's saved me a ton of time as I reorganize. I can definitely see it helping with productivity and efficiency.

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I found some pretty effective tips

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Excellent book for any absolute beginner

Excellent book for an absolute beginner who wants to understand the terms and get introduced to Kanban. Would definitely recommend to all beginners.

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Brilliant!! Great info

Brilliant!! Great info! Spot on tips and very methodical.Look no further! This is your guide right here!

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  • 12-21-19

Great book. I could not put this book down

Great book. I could not put this book down. The author is a creative writer. Expecting new edition in the future. Thanks for publishing this book.

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  • 12-21-19

Very nice book on Kanban

This is a very nice book on Kanban. I didn't have any idea on this until I found this book. This is exactly what I am looking for. Great job.

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  • 12-20-19

What you need to know about Kanban is all here

All the things you need to know about Kanban is all here inside this audio book!

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  • 12-20-19

I love this book as an audio book

This book will help you in Kanban subjects. The basics are easy to understand. It's definitely for beginners, but you'll have enough knowledge to get by when you finish it.

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  • 12-20-19

Helping with productivity and efficiency

I found this book to be so helpful, it's saved me a ton of time as I reorganize. I can definitely see it helping with productivity and efficiency.

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  • 12-20-19

I found some pretty effective tips

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  • 12-20-19

It's a great reference and refresher

I found this book to be so helpful, it's saved me a ton of time as I reorganize. I can definitely see it helping with productivity and efficiency.

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  • 12-20-19

Thanks for publishing this book

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