Getting Things Done with Kanban

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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 35 mins
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 5/2016 English

Course Description

Is this your situation?

  • You don't know what are the important tasks that you should complete now.
  • You have a lot of things to do, but you don't know how to solve them.
  • You usually miss the deadline which you had committed with your customer.
  • You usually miss important events.
  • You are always in the multitasking state which reduces your productivity.
  • You don't know how to make your work better.
  • You are stressed. You don't know how to avoid and control stress.
  • You don't know how to elevate your productivity and efficiency at work.


Do you know that:

  • Stress not only reduces your productivity but also harms your intellectual and physical health.
  • With unplanned works, 80% of your efforts will return only 20% valuable results.
  • With multitasking, 40% of your efforts are wasted in switching tasks.
  • A good goal will increase your chance for success 10 times as without goal.
  • The best way to improve your productivity and quality of work is Limit Work In Progress.


Why this course can help you?

After taking this course, you will be able to master the 2 important principles of the Personal Kanban method: (1) Works and Workflow Visualization and (2) Limit Work in Progress. This method will help you to be able to improve your personal productivity, get things done and control stress.


Who designed the course?

The course is designed by the Agilead Global group - an organization with more than 10 years of experiences working on designing, tranning, coaching agile proccess. This course is our first step to spread out the agile techiques and theories to organizations and individuals arround the world.


How the course is designed?

The course is consisted of 5 short sections. Each section focus on present one or more technique which you can apply immediately to your current work. 

The videos are short, concise and practical which you don't need to spent a lot of time watching bored videos. Instead, each section will deliver to you a REAL value by applying the learned technique to your current situation.

What are the requirements?

  • You should have an overview at your current work. What are you doing? What is the flow of works? How the are completed?...

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create Scrumlife habit to increase motivation and efficiency at daily works
  • Manage works using Kanban
  • Set good long-term and short-term goals
  • Limit Work in Progress to be more focused and get more things done
  • Keep workflow smooth by frequently adapting to impediments and changes
  • Improve yourself by maintaining continuous improvement

What is the target audience?

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • Office staff
  • Software Developer
  • Team Leader
  • Middle Manager
  • ...and all of those who are overloaded at work, stressed, so busy that have no time for yourself and your family

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Creating good habits for high work productivity
03:04

The introduction presents some information about the course:

  • Who should take this course?
  • What are included in the course?
  • Why are we creating this course?
  • How is the course designed?
Manage works using Kanban
Preview
04:34
Create Kanban boards using Trello
02:44
8 questions

This quiz helps you recall on the structure and the rules of Kanban. It also can act as a test to review your understanding about what are presented in the previous video.

Article

This is the guideline to help you apply Kanban to your current work.

Section 2: Setting good goals
09:07

The section introduces the SMART criteria as a standard for good goals. It will teach you which are good goals and which are not by analyzing each component of SMART

It also guides you step by step to create a good goal to have a better chance for success

8 questions

This quiz helps you recall on the idea and each component of the SMART criteria. It also can act as a test to review your understanding about what are presented in the previous video.

Article

This is the guideline to help you set your goals and check them against the SMART rubric.

Section 3: Adapting to impediments and changes
07:35

This section provides some useful practices to inspect the work daily, find the root cause of the problem and maximize the value of work by prioritizing the tasks:

  • How to calculate the priority of a task
  • How to inspect the work daily
  • How to use the 5WHYs technique to find the root cause of the problem
8 questions

This quiz helps you recall on the 3 techniques that were presented: Prioritization, Daily checking, 5 WHYs. It also can act as a test to review your understanding about what are presented in the previous video.

Article

This section helps you practice on the 5WHYs technique and it also guides you to keep checking works daily.

Section 4: Ensuring work quality
03:33

This section will teach you how Kanban can help esuring the quality of work, and, specially, it will introduce the term Definition of Done, and how to use it as a quality standard for your work.

4 questions

This quiz helps you recall on the idea and how to use the Definition of Done in the correct way. It also can act as a test to review your understanding about what are presented in the previous video

Article

This is the chance for you to create the neccesary Definition of Done.

Section 5: Continuous improvement
03:06

How to work better every day?

That question is answerd in this section by applying the Continuous Improvement (also know as Kaizen) to find the better way of doing work.

3 questions

This quiz helps you recall on the importance of continuous improvement and how to schedule the improvement event. It also can act as a test to review your understanding about what are presented in the previous video.

Article

This is the guideline for you to schedule the improvement event weekly.

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Instructor Biography

Agilead Learning, Agile Education

Agilead Learning helps individuals, teams and organizations to reach higher productivity and creativity by practicing, educating, and cultivating the spirit of Agile, Scrum, and Lean.

Learners - along with Agilead Learning - will lead the innovation forward a brighter future for themselves and for community.

We provide online and offline trainning courses, including: Kanban, Scrum, TDD, Agile Planning, Agile Testing, Countinuous Integration, Software Craftsmanship, LeanUX and Design Thinking, Simple Desing and Refactoring, Lean Primer and Kaizen, Scrum at Scale and Distributed Team, Lean Startup.

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