Personal Kanban: Making your life better, one sticky note at a time.

location_city Canberra schedule Sep 21st 03:40 - 04:05 PM people 6 Interested

Kanban isn’t just for work. How I reluctantly learned to use Kanban to get my personal life in order and why I’ve never been happier.


Outline/Structure of the Case Study

Intro: Introduce why I’m doing this talk 5 min

Define personal Kanban 5 min

Define why “You” want to use it. 5 min

Psychology behind it and ways to make this work for you: Trello, whiteboard, book, etc… 5 min

Examples: I’ll be asking the audience to help me craft a list of “home work” that we’ll cover. Will likely include: kid chores, moving, home improvements, vacation planning, etc. 5 min

Use of color in personal Kanban. 5 min.

Use of iconography in personal kanban. 5 min

WiP. How to establish a wip limit. Explain what it is and how to use it effectively 5 min

References: Personal Kanban. Jim Benson and Tonianne DeMaria-Barry

Conclusion. 5 min

Q/A open forum for the remainder of the timebox.

Learning Outcome

Understanding why personal kanban works, even at home.

Target Audience

Anyone with too much stuff to do every day.

Prerequisites for Attendees

No prereqs

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