KATA – Habits for Lean learning

Here are my slides from my talk KATA – Habits for Lean learning at Agile Australia 2016 in Melbourne.

Learn how to build a Lean learning culture at every level of your organisation. In this presentation from the LEGO enthusiast and Agile Coach at King Hakan Forss, you will discover how the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata can form the foundational habits of a Lean learning organisation. You will be introduced to two core habits and how they will help you to create an organisation of learners that will improve your business.

The Non-Repetitive Work Fallacy

The Non-Repetitive Work Fallacy

It is not uncommon to hear people say that software development is non-repetitive work where the work always unique and rarely repeat.  It is not uncommon to hear people say that software development is a craft, an act of design and even divine inspiration and that we therefore can learn from other industries that is described as repetitive.

I think this is a fallacy, a fallacy I call the Non-Repetitive Work Fallacy.

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Toyota Kata PodCast – Habits for Continuous Learning and Improvement


I had the great please to have parts of my session Toyota kata in knowledge work to be featured in the Toyota Kata PodCast episode 7 as Toyota Kata – Habits for Continuous Learning and Improvement.

You can listen and sign up for the podCast here or listen directly to episode 7 here.

You can also watch the video version produced by Mike Rother.

A big thank you to Mark Graban and Mike Rother for all the work of editing and the new and improved SlideDeck.