The ABCs of Product – Melissa Perri on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Melissa Perri is the product manager’s product manager – she’s able to do the job, explain it, and teach you how to do it better. Why good product people fail (sometimes). The Product Experience is hosted by Lily Smith and Randy Silver.

Agile at Scale – Outcome Driven (or Broken)

Tyner Blain

Taking agile, a process otherwise optimized for small, cross-functional, collaborative teams and making it work at scale is fascinating. Over the next few years my career evolved through people-management, pre-sales, and program management roles into product management.

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Innovation is Broken by Janice Fraser

Mind the Product

Why do we focus so much time and effort on digital transformation, agile transformation, and innovation? This is why every enterprise organisation is trying to innovate through innovation labs, accelerators, incubators, digital transformation programs, 20% time, and more.

Lawrence of Arabia, the Original Agile Disruptor, Had Sore Feet

The Product Coalition

In the business world, “vaporous” is an insightful description of the Toyota Production System. The American Big-3 automakers saw strategy as collecting best practices; Toyota built a culture of continuous improvement into a competitive advantage. Don’t wait for more perfect products.

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4 Development Pitfalls to Avoid with an Agile Growth Strategy

Mixpanel

Throughout his career, Al has focused on helping companies develop and execute digital strategies to grow their business and stay ahead of the curve. Developing a mobile product is a daunting task. It may seem faster to setup an all-in-one, traditional enterprise suite but this approach will only lead to short-term results and a host of potential problems down the road. Building a mobile product is a major undertaking.

Product Roadmaps in Five Easy Pieces

Mind the Product

so my investor said that I need a product manager to do our product roadmap?”. When I worked as a product management consultant clients would often talk about “needing a product roadmap ASAP”. If you’re only going to read one thing: Product Roadmaps Relaunched.

Good Enough

Tyner Blain

We hear a lot about building products which are “good enough” or “just barely good enough.” There are several perspectives on good enough which are important – but don’t help product managers enough.

Plan Your Build, Don’t Build Your Plan: Get the Most From Your Retrospective

Mind the Product

I was about to meet our biggest customer, an established enterprise owning some of the world’s most valuable brands. As our product helped companies, well, build their brand, it was a big deal. As our product processed most, if not all, of the organization’s digital assets, we were asked to come up with a solution that would prevent similar incidents in the future. As a product manager it’s important to keep things on target instead of on track.

25 must-read product management articles

Roadmunk

Throughout my career as both a product manager and startup founder, there’s been one severely underrated skill I credit for much of my success—and that’s reading. Here’s my list of favorite online posts for product managers. 12 things about product-market fit.

Growing up Lean: Lean Strategies for Maturing Products

Mind the Product

Building an MVP and launching a product is actually the easy part. The Product Lifecycle. We all know the product lifecycle chart. Product Lifecycle. But in reality, it’s not where most product managers spend their time. Step 1: Set your product vision.

Product Scaling Secrets from 4 Companies that Cracked the Code

ProductPlan

Leading a product team during a high-growth period can be exciting. The team grows, roles shift, output increases, and many other pivotal changes happen within the product team and the organization as a whole. Problem: Getting executive buy-in on every product decision does not scale.

Don’t Miss These Amazing Speakers at #mtpcon Singapore

Mind the Product

We’re beyond excited to be bringing our flagship conference #mtpcon – the world’s biggest and best product conference – to Singapore on March 25-26. Jeff helps organizations and executives build the cultures that build better products. Product Leadership.

Video: How One Chief Product Officer Is Reinventing Product Management At Her Company

Product Talk

A few months ago, I sat down with Hope Gurion, Chief Product Officer at CareerBuilder , to talk about her team, how they work, and how she stays current in the fast-moving world of product management. 4:55 How she introduced product management and user experience to CareerBuilder.

Top 10 Mobile UX Agencies in 2018-2019

Appsee

Muze offers a full range of digital experience services, from digital product UX planning to digital branding and visual language design. Momentum offers a full range of services, including research, product strategy, design, and development.

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Nulab Drinking Code: Product Management & Leadership

Nulab

This time, our meetup theme was “Product Management, Strategy & Leadership” and it was a great pleasure for us to host our invited speakers: Jay Fong, Product Strategy Lead ( honestbee Singapore ). Giom Duquesnay, Enterprise Agile Coach ( Giom Consulting ).

Are you cut out for Product Management?

BrainMates

We know Product Management is a tough gig. So many articles have been written about this multifaceted, multidimensional role encouraging us to continue to fight the good Product fight. But what about quitting Product Management? How does this relate to Product Management?

How Product Managers can Leverage All-Hands Meetings to Foster Alignment

ProductPlan

Product. Enterprise. Product. Enterprise. How Product Managers can Leverage All-Hands Meetings to Foster Alignment. How Product Managers can Leverage All-Hands Meetings to Foster Alignment. Why product updates should be part of every all-hands meeting.

How to Conduct an Effective Competitive Analysis

ProductPlan

Product. Enterprise. Product. Enterprise. Product Management. /. Product Strategy. / Competitors make our own products better—they create urgency and drive innovation by providing both motivation and a measuring stick. Multiple Product Roadmap.

How Are You Analyzing and Adjusting to the Mobile Shopper?

Birst BI

If you are a retailer and constantly feel the pinch from online giants like Amazon and Google, you have an opportunity to gain back control and competitive advantage with more personalized products and services, building that intimate relationship that these giants simply cannot provide.

Why the Most Forward-Thinking Product Teams Work Backwards

ProductPlan

Product. Enterprise. Product. Enterprise. Product Management. /. Product Strategy. / Why the Most Forward-Thinking Product Teams Work Backwards. Why the Most Forward-Thinking Product Teams Work Backwards. ProductPlan for the Enterprise.

How To Structure and Manage Your Product Analytics Team

Amplitude

Do we really need people specifically dedicated to product analytics? maintain your data taxonomy, even in the face of new product introductions, frequent product updates, and lots of ongoing experiments. Ok, we need a product analytics “manager”, but how should we deploy them?

Dissecting Product Management Job Titles

BrainMates

Anytime the topic of Product Management roles and responsibilities is discussed, you can guarantee that you’ll elicit excitable responses and conflicting opinions. The spectrum of job titles and descriptions used to describe the work of Product Management is so broad and varied.

7 Project Management Principles Product Managers Can Learn From

ProductPlan

Product. Enterprise. Product. Enterprise. Product Management. /. Product Strategy. / 7 Project Management Principles Product Managers Can Learn From. 7 Project Management Principles Product Managers Can Learn From. Product-name ideas.

Why Cost of Delay is a Product Manager’s Secret Weapon

ProductPlan

Product. Enterprise. Product. Enterprise. Product Strategy. / Why Cost of Delay is a Product Manager’s Secret Weapon. Why Cost of Delay is a Product Manager’s Secret Weapon. ProductPlan for the Enterprise. Multiple Product Roadmap.

Frankfurt, 16 April: Product Leaders Workshop

Mironov Consulting

What: One-Day Product Leaders Workshop (Roundtable). Limited to 8 attendees, we will collectively set an agenda of top issues — and spend a full day sharing strategies for addressing these issues. Hiring, training and mentoring strategies for new product managers.

33 Amazing Articles Every Product Manager Must Read

Hutwork

Many entrepreneurs and product managers write about the skills they brought to the table and those they learned along the way. And as a product manager finding out how others made a strategy work, whether it was implementing a road-map software or avoiding other’s pitfalls can make or break your product’s success. As a successful product manager reading is a must. You may be an entrepreneur creating SaaS platforms or a product manager for an enterprise.

Introducing the Speakers for MTP Engage Manchester 2019

Mind the Product

It’s testament to the appeal of Manchester and its product community that we’ve been able to attract some of the world’s best speakers from some phenomenally interesting brands. It operates more than 160 websites that sell premium products across 140 markets.

Good Product Team/Bad Product Team

Amplitude

As VP of Product at Amplitude, I get the opportunity to work with hundreds of different products teams every year?—?ranging ranging from startups with only a handful of engineers to large enterprises with thousands of PMs. Each of them works with Amplitude because they believe we will help them build a better product. . But this naturally raises a simple question: why do companies need help building better products? Product Development

TEI 168: Roles and responsibilities of product managers – with Steve Johnson

Product Innovation Educators

Cutting through role confusion to create successful products. My mission is to inspire and equip product managers to have greater influence in their organizations and over product. How Agile practices are impacting the role. Steve’s book, Turn Ideas Into Products.

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Planning for 2018

Good Product Manager

Three Tips for Planning Next Year’s Product Roadmap. September brings about the return of kids to school, cooling temperatures, and, for product managers, an opportunity to review plans for the next year’s roadmap. Read more in my post on the SiriusDecisions blog: Three Tips for Planning Next Year’s Product Roadmap. SiriusDecisions 2018 Product Management Planning Assumptions. presentation I’ll be doing on Product Strategy on a Page.

Planning for 2018

Good Product Manager

Three Tips for Planning Next Year’s Product Roadmap. September brings about the return of kids to school, cooling temperatures, and, for product managers, an opportunity to review plans for the next year’s roadmap. Read more in my post on the SiriusDecisions blog: Three Tips for Planning Next Year’s Product Roadmap. SiriusDecisions 2018 Product Management Planning Assumptions. presentation I’ll be doing on Product Strategy on a Page.

Product Leaders: Influence, Service & Patience—Saeed Khan, Transformation Labs

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Transformation Labs is an advisory and consulting firm that helps enterprise and technology companies accelerate their path to product success. How did you break into product management? How do you answer the “what’s your favorite product” question?

4 key steps towards a growth engine strategy

Product Warrior

Reviewing product strategy to design a growth engine for established business is a common ask of product leadership, although few businesses achieve it. The result is the enterprise typically believes its own hype and the limits within the business are not well understood.

SaaS product management explained by 6 product managers

Roadmunk

The rise of the SaaS model in the product space has been swift, to say the least. So as product managers, knowing how to manage only traditional, on-premises software no longer cuts it. Here’s who we spoke with: Evan Michner , Principal Product Manager at Atlassian.

The pyramid of the product manager needs (Maslow inspired)

The Product Coalition

A mental model started to emerge as I was trying to represent the product manager role in a similar way to the Maslow hierarchy of needs for human beings. Its main merit is to represent product management role as something that is easy to explain visually.

The Ultimate List of Product Leaders You Must Follow (UPDATED)

The Product Coalition

Who are the best product managers? Check out the ultimate list of famous product managers you must follow to get the latest product news and inspiration. In a world with such flows, you need some reliable figures to guide you: you need the best product managers.

Birst 7: A new level of ease of use and collaboration across centralized and decentralized analytic teams

Birst BI

Therefore, struggling to unify these teams to maintain trusted Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) enterprise wide, is still an ongoing challenge. Register for the Birst 7 online product launch event, scheduled for June 5. What does this mean, and why do most enterprises need to do both?