A Lean Approach to Project Management

Published on: February 9, 2014
Categories: Lean, Management, Six Sigma
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Lean project management applies the core principles of Lean Thinking to reinforce the effectiveness of project management by emphasising iterative discovery and problem solving, value delivery and eliminating wasteful tasks, resulting in improved quality, reduced total elapsed project time and reduced project costs. – Steven C. Bell and Michael A. […]

ColdFusion User Group meeting on September 18th in Brussels

Published on: September 4, 2013
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Now that the holidays are over and the new CFUG season begins, we thought we’d do something different this time. This edition will not solely focus on ColdFusion technology, but will bring you technology and techniques that will bring the skills of a software developer, teacher, project manager etc. to […]

Silver Lining presents at Agile Tour 2013

Published on: September 1, 2013
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An agile conference is taking place all over the world, from the US and Brazil to Europe and even Japan. Both local and international speakers are selected to present their sessions about IT, game development, research, teaching, marketing, … You name it and someone will be working agile in that […]

Lean rhythm wheels in software development

Published on: June 17, 2013
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The Rhythm Wheel (aka product wheel) is an innovative concept for lean production planning and scheduling. It leads to leveled capacity utilization, inventory savings, and better customer service level. The Rhythm Wheel concept allows more flexibility due to shorter throughput times and leads to lower cost of goods sold by […]

The 7 wastes of software development

In a previous blog post I talked about applying Lean Thinking to a software development environment and what concepts can be translated from the Lean Manufacturing Practices. Another concept within Lean Thinking involves getting rid of all the waste. In a manufacturing environment, these are considered to be the 7 […]


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