The David J Anderson School of Management

This  Seattle-based training center and global consultancy is focused on training managers to make better decisions.Top management professionals such as David J Anderson present the Lean Kanban curriculum including the highest level professional development classes taught only here.

Kanban Coaching Professional Masterclass

Coach Kanban initiatives

to the next level

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Train the Trainer

Become an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT)

Teach LKU certified Kanban classes

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Alternative Path to Agility

Get control of your work with the Kanban Method

Team Kanban Practitioner: Introductory — 1 day class
Kanban System Design: KMP I — 2 day class
Kanban Management Professional: KMP II — 2 day class
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Upcoming Classes

Mar 12

Lean Kanban Train the Trainer — Seattle

March 12 - March 16
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United States
May 07

Team Kanban Practitioner — Seattle

May 7
Seattle 1
United States
May 08

Kanban System Design — Seattle

May 8 - May 9
Seattle 1
United States
May 10

Kanban Management Professional — Seattle

May 10 - May 11
Seattle 1
United States

Getting to “pull” at enterprise level: What gets in the way?

In part 1 and part 2 of this blog series, I discussed how organizations benefit from Kanban but leave much value on the table by not embracing its full potential. Making the changes to implement a true enterprise-wide pull system is very possible so what is getting in the way of progress?

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Getting to “pull” at enterprise level: Why is it so hard?

In part 1 of this series I described the incredible benefits that Kanban is providing to organizations around the world. I asserted that far greater gains could be achieved if only Kanban initiatives were fully embraced and moved to a deeper level of “pull” at enterprise scale.

But how do we even know if we are achieving a complete pull system or not?

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Getting to “pull” at enterprise level

On my recent trip to China, I visited several companies with vast and impressive Kanban initiatives. In this 3-part blog series, I will share my realizations about the value of Kanban and the potential to do more, even at enterprise scale. Kanban is Ubiquituous!...
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