If your team's Kanban board still only uses the default backlog/to do/doing/done columns you may be leaving a lot of value on the table.

What you should ask yourself instead is what are the individual activities that your work items have to go through before they are completed.

In this Business Agility Daily episode I step you through the basic mapping process and show you how you would use this to build your first board in Kanbanize.

Easy, isn't it? Let me know if you have any other questions about this in the comments below  ...

Business Agility Daily

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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.