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Combine Lean and Agile Practices to Drive Continuous Improvement in Product Management Processes

Published: 03 May 2019

ID: G00381503

Analyst(s): Clifton Gilley


Product managers are under constant pressure to move faster, deliver more and improve outcomes. This situation can lead to waste within organizations. Product managers can create a continuous, efficient product management process by adopting a combination of lean and agile practices.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Apply the Principles of Kaizen to Focus on Reducing Waste
  • Adopt the Concept of Andon to Drive Stakeholder Involvement
  • Supplement Lean Practices With Agile Retrospectives to Create Routine

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