Learning Center: Lean and Kanban
3 Tips for improving project visibilityUncategorizedProject ManagementKanban
If you feel that you are answering the same basic questions over and over, your team members aren’t engaging with projects. If there is confusion about deadlines, deliverables, and workflow, you, as a project manager,...
How to bring your project visibility to the next level?Project ManagementKanban
As a project manager, you know how important project visibility is. You are always working with many projects simultaneously and are full of information that probably no one else has.
New Subscription Plan, Pricing, and LicensingUncategorized
TopLeft is excited to announce a new subscription plan for those who need the visibility offered by Kanban boards but don’t need to accelerate technician’s day-to-day work. It’s offered at half the price of the full...
New Features- Edit Tickets and Automatically Rank CardsUncategorized
We want you to be able to work faster and more confidently in your MSP, so we’re adding a couple of exciting capabilities to TopLeft.
Need to see your Autotask PSA data in Trello? Try this Kanban board insteadUncategorized
Many people use Trello to manage their work. It excels in areas as varied as managing tasks in small-to-medium size projects to personal to-do lists.
How good is your multitasking? Try this simple game to find outUncategorized
In the modern world, multitasking is common and everyone thinks they’re good at it. You’re able to frequently switch between a variety of tasks without getting distracted or slowing down, right?
Are you making use of both key types of Kanban boards?Uncategorized
The simplest possible Kanban board has columns for Todo, Doing, and Done. This basic layout is used as an example wherever Kanban techniques are taught. It’s an example of a general board, one that tracks any type of...
Knock Out Waste in Your MSP- the 7 Kanban WastesProject and Service DeliveryKanban
Get ready to knock out waste in your MSP! For a long time manufacturers using Kanban have used the 7 Kanban Wastes to identify and eliminate waste in their processes. Did you know MSPs can use the same framework to...
Project Management with Kanban- for MSPsProject and Service DeliveryManagement Methods
Ever been frustrated with project management in ConnectWise or Autotask? Yeah- we were too.
MS Planner doesn’t work with ConnectWise, but this Kanban board doesProject ManagementKanban
More and more project-focused MSPs are using Microsoft Planner. Planner is a visual tool for arranging work items in columns, showing how work is progressing through a pipeline of work in the team. It’s a form of Kanban...
Project boards available in TopLeft KanbanAutotaskConnectWiseKanbanUpdates
TopLeft is very pleased to announce Kanban boards for projects. Now you can visualize your projects (not just project tickets and tasks) as they progress through your team workflows!
How Much Neglect is OK? Tips for MSP Service ManagersUncategorizedProject and Service DeliveryKanbanManagement Methods
Neglected tickets can be a major problem for MSPs. Tickets that sit without any work being done are frustrating for both your customers and your team. We’ve already mentioned some causes of neglected work and how it...
Neglected Tickets Impact Your MSP Customers and Team in These 5 WaysUncategorizedProject and Service DeliveryKanbanManagement Methods
All MSPs suffer from neglected work from time to time. At some MSPs it’s temporary and quickly brought under control. At some MSPs it’s endemic- there’s always numerous tickets that haven’t had any work done recently,...