Putting the Zone in Kanban Zone

By |May 4th, 2020|

The month of May 2020 will be all about gradually rolling out Summary Zone. The goal is to offer organizations the ability to visualize multiple boards in a single view, with advanced filters and sorting options. We have built Kanban Zone to handle Portfolio Kanban and this continues to

Card Aging – A Fun and Helpful Visual Signal for Kanban

By |March 25th, 2020|

Kanban promotes visualizing work. This can be accomplished by having a Kanban board with explicit agreements, WIP limits, and cards with clear signals. Because Kanban is all about improving the flow of work, it’s great to see bottlenecks, but the ability to visualize card aging is both fun and

Using Card Labels to Categorize Kanban Cards

By |October 3rd, 2019|

Before designing your Kanban board, the first step is to define the types of Kanban cards that will be flowing on this board. Although it can feel more logical to just build the board, thinking first about the actual types of work (card labels) is a critical first step.

Groundhog Kanban Cards a.k.a. Recurring Cards

By |September 18th, 2019|

Do you have certain events, activities or tasks that repeat on a set schedule? If you find yourself creating the same Kanban card on a regular basis, then you might want to invest in the ability to create recurring cards. How to create a recurring card Once you notice