Making Flow Visible – The Cumulative Flow Diagram

May 18, 2020

0  comments

Every leader knows how incredibly hard it is to find actionable metrics to manage and improve their team's performance.

If you are using Kanban I have really good news for you, as there are only 3 key metrics you need to track.

Even better, these 3 metrics can be discovered by looking at just one versatile management chart, the Cumulative Flow Diagram (CFD).

Join me as I explain how to read a CFD and make sense of some of the common patterns you might encounter.

Below are the other episodes in this series on flow metrics:

What do you think? Leave a comment below ... 

About the author

Business Agility Coach | Abundance Thinker | Helping Mid-Market Companies Evolve by Using the Kanban Methodology - As trained Industrial Engineer with close on 25 years' experience as IT Professional and Business Executive in the mid-market IT industry, Mathias Tölken loves to share his experiences and expertise with others.


{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}
Get the Newsletter and Never Miss an Insight

We know how busy it can get. We also know how critical it is to keep finding time to improve how we work. Which is why we prepare one monthly email with the most important new insights, tips and tricks and events you might find useful.

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"9b988":{"name":"Main accent","parent":-1},"5b927":{"name":"Accent Light","parent":"9b988","lock":{"lightness":1,"saturation":1}}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"9b988":{"val":"var(--tcb-skin-color-0)"},"5b927":{"val":"rgb(248, 245, 241)","hsl_parent_dependency":{"h":28,"l":0.96,"s":0.33}}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"9b988":{"val":"rgb(47, 138, 229)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.77,"l":0.54,"a":1}},"5b927":{"val":"rgb(243, 246, 249)","hsl_parent_dependency":{"h":209,"s":0.33,"l":0.96,"a":1}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"3e1f8":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default Palette","value":{"colors":{"3e1f8":{"val":"var(--tcb-local-color-9b988)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.78,"l":0.01,"a":1}}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"3e1f8":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Sign Up
>