Kanban Misconceptions and Myths

“Kanban is not really a workflow method — it is a process improvement tool”

“Kanban singles out the process steps that we like and lets us omit the ones we don’t”

“There is no breathing room in Kanban”

“Kanban only supports linear processes”

“WIP limits remove flexibility and ability to respond quickly”

“We can’t use time-boxes in Kanban”

Consider these before you make your mind up about the Kanban method — or Kanban non-method — whichever side you’re on ;)
The easiest way to learn the value of Kanban is to try it. We encourage everyone to test the approach for themselves with online Kanban Tool.

The article was first published on the Kanban Tool Blog.



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