Cycle time vs Lead time – what is the difference?

These two concepts are popular in Kanban and are known in other agile methods. Let`s find out about their difference in Kanban. (Local) Cycle time of a ticket – is how much time a work item spends in a specific activity or a defined sequence of activities. In other...

What is value acquisition lifecycle curve?

The Value-acquisition lifecycle (VAL) curve (function ) shows the rate of value acquired over time. The area under the curve is the total value acquired. The length on the x-axis is the lifecycle – the period of the time while the product or service or feature is...