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Spotlight on Women in Lean: Julia Wester

Work Management for Teams

Spotlight on Women in Lean: Julia Wester

In March, SolutionsIQ included us in their article, “Getting to Equal in an Agile Workplace,” as one of the tools that can help teams achieve transparency while tracking the progress of their work. Throughout the article, author Hanna Gnann…
Lean Blogs to Help You Improve Efficiency

Work Management for Teams

Lean Blogs to Help You Improve Efficiency

A key part of continuous improvement (one of the pillars of Lean) is continuous education – keeping your brain actively engaged with Lean ideas. Reading Lean blogs can keep Lean principles and practices top of mind as you make decisions…
New Look, Same LeanKit

Work Management for Teams

New Look, Same LeanKit

You may have noticed a few small changes recently in LeanKit, namely the font and color. These changes are just a couple of examples of the many small changes we will be making as we update our UI to a new, fresh look. Our goal is to maintain the same…
Goodbye Manual User Management, Hello Automated User Provisioning

Work Management for Teams

Goodbye Manual User Management, Hello Automated User Provisioning

Picture this: 10,000 employees and 20 enterprise-wide applications with an average of ten new hires and five exiting employees a week. Now imagine the amount of time someone spends creating, editing, deleting and permissioning all those…
Kanban with JIRA

Work Management for Teams

Kanban with JIRA

LeanKit is a powerful Lean-Kanban tool that enables teams to visualize and manage their work processes. It is popular with IT Operations teams because it allows more flexibility than a traditional software development tool. Meanwhile,…
8 Kanban Board Examples for Engineering & Manufacturing Organizations

Lean & Agile Delivery

8 Kanban Board Examples for Engineering & Manufacturing Organizations

Many engineering and manufacturing companies choose LeanKit to help them to gain visibility into and manage their work. We are increasingly impressed with both the diversity and utility these organizations are getting from their LeanKit…
A Guide to Navigating Integrations: Pros and Cautions

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A Guide to Navigating Integrations: Pros and Cautions

In 2007, Steve Jobs opened a keynote presentation promising the world three new products — a widescreen touch iPod, a revolutionary mobile phone and a breakthrough internet device. But in a twist of events he pulled out a single device, the…
Enterprise Agile Planning: 5 Trends to Watch

Lean & Agile Delivery

Enterprise Agile Planning: 5 Trends to Watch

You’ve probably heard: Agile isn’t just for software development anymore. More and more organizations are embracing Agile practices enterprise-wide as a way to increase responsiveness and deliver value faster. Executives are looking…
Lean-Agile PMO: From Process Police to Adaptive Governance

Work Management for Teams

Lean-Agile PMO: From Process Police to Adaptive Governance

According to Jim Highsmith of The Economist, “An overwhelming majority of executives (88%) cite organizational agility as key to global success (…) Yet most companies admit they are not flexible enough to compete successfully.” Despite…