Improving writing processes using lean and Kanban
Bass, JM 2016, 'Improving writing processes using lean and Kanban' , Learned Publishing .
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Key points •Concepts from lean manufacturing and Kanban production can usefully be applied to writing for academic publication. •Value and pull focus the author's attention on the needs of reviewers, editors, and readers. •Value stream and flow emphasize an end-to-end process of prioritization, writing, editing, revision, resubmission, and publication •Perfection places emphasis on publication quality. •A Kanban board is advocated to plan and monitor the writing and publication lifecycle. •The author's experience shows a steady improvement in output rankings and researcher reputation metrics over a four-year period.
|Schools:||Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Learned Publishing|
|Funders:||Non funded research|
|Depositing User:||Dr Julian M. Bass|
|Date Deposited:||27 Sep 2016 08:04|
|Last Modified:||28 Sep 2016 07:47|
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