Stop Starting and Start Finishing!

From Kanban in Action
WIP limits will help us to focus on stop starting and start finishing. Notice how the limit warns us when it's exceeded - this is a trigger for a discussion; 'What can we do to improve flow?'

Focusing Leads to Better Throughput

From Kanban in Action
In the following simulation we will see how doing fewer things, projects at the same time will lead to better throughput. Try it yourself.

Thinking about the future: What are your goals?

When it comes to career, most people don’t give enough thought to what to focus on and, as a result, their steps lack purpose or direction. This article, excerpted from Soft Skills: The software developer’s life manual by John Sonmez, talks about how to set goals and track them.

Thinking about the future: What are your goals? (PDF)

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