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Five things you need to know about lead time:

  1. What’s the difference between work item types and classes of service?

  2. How can you calculate your lead time?

  3. Thin-tailed or fat-tailed?

  4. How to understand what is “early” or “late” when you know your lead time?

  5. Why doesn’t forecasting make sense when you have fat-tailed distribution?

Three simple practices:

  • Visualise all the work that you do

  • Make the work flow

  • Work and improve as a team

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