David J Anderson

School of Management

The David J Anderson School of Management is a management training company offering a broad range of classes in management and leadership development including: strategic planning, marketing, product management, service design, market research, leadership, service delivery, risk management and coaching / leading successful change. The target audience is university graduates holding current management positions from initial department managers to board level directors.

Our headquarters are based in Seattle, WA, United States, with our newly-opened secondary location in Bilbao, Spain. 

Kanban Coaching Professional Masterclass

This leadership & coaching masterclass is for consultants, coaches, change agents, managers and Kanban practitioners who want to take it further. 

Kanban University Train the Trainer

This class is for those wanting to deliver certified Kanban training in a public or private setting. It is appropriate for those who have significant experience with the Kanban Method. This class will review the Lean Kanban University curriculum and prepare you to teach this curriculum in a classroom setting.

Enterprise Services Planning

Enterprise Services Planning (ESP) is a framework of tools that leaders of 21st Century knowledge-work enterprises can apply to their strategic and capacity planning. ESP is often described as the equivalent of MRP for a professional services business.

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?

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?

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! It’s...

David J Anderson School of Management

200 1st Avenue West, #404

Seattle, WA 98119

United States

David J Anderson School of Management Europe SL

Calle Alameda de Urquijo 2, Planta 6

48008 Bilbao


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