Product Management Blog Retrospective

The Product Coalition

What I Learned from a Year of Product Management Blogging. Write your Passion There are many reasons why people start writing blogs. In my blog, this was not the case. I started writing a blog about a year ago in order to express my thoughts. Pick a Theme There are many blogs on product management and many of them I follow. I decided to focus on the soft side of product management. blog product-management

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5 Killer Blog Posts on Products and Product Management

Craft.io

It’s even harder to find truly valuable blog content for product managers. This lengthily titled piece by product guru Andrew Chen is a dive into the world of ad publishing. A fascinating coverage of Dropbox’s release last year of their collaborative product – Paper.

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The 280 Group’s Top Product Management Blog Posts of 2016

280 Group

Here at the 280 Group we have been maintaining a Product Management blog for over a decade Every year we produce articles that we hope our readers find interesting and useful. We felt that 2016 was likely the best year yet for our Product Management Blog so we would like to share with all of you the top 10 most visited posts of the year. Product Management Agile Free Template Product Manager Top Ten

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280 Group’s Top Product Management Blog Posts of 2018

280 Group

Our Product Management and Product Marketing blog has been sharing content and engaging readers for over a decade. Video] The Importance of Product Positioning. He explains why good product positioning is so critical for your product and your messaging.

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The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

SOPHISTICATED PRODUCT DIFFERENTIATORS Do the analytic offerings in your application make you stand out from the crowd? can differentiate your product. 1User Demands Are Ever-Changing… Any product manager knows the disruptive nature of innovation –.

Welcome to PMLesson's Blog!

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

How do great product managers break into the industry for the first time? What are the best answers to the "what is your favorite product" PM question? At PMLesson, we're dedicated to providing a wealth of information helping aspiring product managers land their dream job. Introducing: PMLesson's Blog. Path to PM Series : How did great product managers get their first PM job? Submit blog requests to submissions@pmlesson.com.

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Persuasion Tips For Product Managers

The Secret PM Handbook

I’ve been doing product management a long time, and over time my presentation skills have just naturally gotten more polished. In addition, I have been doing product management for years and I wrote a book on it.

B2B Product Manager Magazine December 2018

Proficientz – Product Management University

The B2B Product Manager Magazine December 2018 is now available. If that theme resonates, a portfolio approach to managing, marketing and selling your products is the key to success. Blog: High-Octane Product Management. Product Management Playbook.

Product Management Rockstars

The Product Bistro

I read a post today by Tom Leung on his blog, “Always be Shipping” that got me thinking. The premise of the posting was that only superstars need to apply. As someone in my earlier days who viewed himself with many of the qualities that are being sought, and to a large degree still lives […]. PM Tales essentials

B2B Product Manager Magazine November 2018

Proficientz – Product Management University

The B2B Product Manager Magazine November 2018 is now available. As Proficientz begins year 18, our customer success framework for managing, marketing and selling solutions is still the only one of its kind. Blog: High-Octane Product Management.

Want to hire great designers? Start a blog.

Inside Intercom

A few years ago I came out of a meeting with my product manager where we talked about the next feature we should build. Needless to say, we didn’t have a clear product strategy. To take my mind off things I opened my RSS reader and a post called “ Product strategy means saying no ” caught my eye. We’ve found that our blog is one of the most effective ways to attract great people. Start a blog.

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Why Product Thinking is the Future for Product Management

Mind the Product

I believe the future of product management is product thinking. And product coaching is how we get there. I have worked with in product for most of my career. Building products for big corporates, small startups and scale-ups.

A New Focus On Product Management Opportunity

The Secret PM Handbook

This blog has been going for a long long time. It started as a site to share ideas and lessons I’ve learned in my career as a product manager for enterprise software products. And it raised a question: could I make the blog more valuable to you?

Announcing The Secret Product Manager Handbook

The Secret PM Handbook

I’m excited to announce The Secret Product Manager Handbook is available for pre-order ! When I started in product management, there were no classes, books, or online resources for product managers. The Secret Product Manager Handbook.

Mental Models for Product Managers – Part 2

The Secret PM Handbook

In this part we dive into what you really came here for – product management-specific mental models. Why are product management-related mental models different? We have some great mental models in product management. Who the product is for (the market).

Pursuing a Product Management Career: The #1 Skill

Proficientz – Product Management University

There are many skills that are important for success in a product management career, but there’s one that stands head and shoulders above all the rest. Let’s start with the ultimate goal of a product manager. Start Your Product Management Career Today.

A New Focus On Product Management Opportunity

The Secret PM Handbook

This blog has been going for a long long time. It started as a site to share ideas and lessons I’ve learned in my career as a product manager for enterprise software products. And it raised a question: could I make the blog more valuable to you?

A New Focus On Product Management Opportunity

The Secret PM Handbook

This blog has been going for a long long time. It started as a site to share ideas and lessons I’ve learned in my career as a product manager for enterprise software products. And it raised a question: could I make the blog more valuable to you?

Three Things Salespeople Need from Product Managers

280 Group

The topic of this blog and video is three things that salespeople require from you, the Product Manager. The post Three Things Salespeople Need from Product Managers appeared first on 280 Group Product Management.

Building a Stronger Product Management Organization: A Different Take on “Team”

Proficientz – Product Management University

As product management goes, so goes the rest of the organization. Here’s a different take on the team aspect of product management and how it strengthens the product management organization along with marketing, sales and customer on-boarding teams.

How Product Managers Get Promoted

Sequent Learning

The post How Product Managers Get Promoted appeared first on Sequent Learning Networks. BLOG FEATURED PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

6 common mistakes product managers should avoid

Craft.io

There are few professions where mistakes are part of the process as much as they are in product development. That said, there are specific oversights many product managers are prone to. That’s why the best product strategy focuses on the problem, not the solution.

Goals for 2019 – A Product Manager’s New Year’s Resolutions

Mind the Product

As I think about my own growth, here are my resolutions to help me be a better product manager. #1 This isn’t confined to big product efforts; even small things, using my product mindset to explore a problem can open up multiple options to solve it.

What Will Product Management Be Like In 5 Years?

The Secret PM Handbook

The future is hard to tease out, but here’s what will happen in product management’s future. (CC Earlier this year Janna Bastow of ProdPad put out a call for opinions on the future of product management. And realized later it would also make a good blog post.

2019 Product Management Trends

Apptentive

The challenge of achieving product-market fit is what keeps most product managers up at night. And this time every year, product management professionals are putting yearly strategies together and seeking out resources to ensure their approach is on-trend.

The Best Product Management Events Happening in 2017

UserVoice

There are plenty of fantastic ways to keep your product management skills sharp and keep up with evolving industry trends and new technologies. There’s no shortage of product management blogs, podcasts, and reading lists out there to keep you in the know.

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This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. It put all the activities I do as a product manager into perspective. Love the Problem, Not the Product. Product Management

What Is Product Management?

Sequent Learning

The post What Is Product Management? BLOG FEATURED PRODUCT MANAGEMENTappeared first on Sequent Learning Networks.

2015 Year In Review – Hardcore Product Management

The Secret PM Handbook

Looking back over 2015 on this blog, I see quite a lot of meaty content! The topics have been hardcore product management-related. A series on how to be a badass product manager , using ideas from Kathy Sierra’s Badass book. What does a product manager do , anyway?

Am I a Product Manager or a Product Owner? Part 2

bpma ProductHub

By Ellen Gottesdiener Part 2: 5 Ways to Untangle the Mess In part 1 of this blog, I outlined the confusion between what a Product Manager does and what a Product Owner does. The difference and overlaps between product management and product ownership work illustrated how activities span both strategic and tactical product management. With… Product Strategy

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Writing For Product Managers: Readability Is More Persuasive

The Secret PM Handbook

In my Writing Tips for Product Managers post I suggested making your writing more readable. I’ll start with a paragraph from a blog post I wrote in 2013. But many successful products have never had much in the way of requirements.

Product Management Truths and Trends

BrainMates

This blog is about a couple of Product Management truths and trends. In November 2018, Brainmates hosted eight Product Management leaders for a round table discussion to tease out their insights and beliefs on the state of Product Management in Australia.

5 product management books to read in 2019

Craft.io

So here are the volumes on product management and its various aspects that are waiting in my e-reader: Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products. Nir Eyal is an entrepreneur and investor with years of product development under his belt.

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This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. It put all the activities I do as a product manager into perspective. Love the Problem, Not the Product. Product Management

This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. It put all the activities I do as a product manager into perspective. Love the Problem, Not the Product. Product Management

The Best Product Management Content of 2018

ProductPlan

Especially product management content. That’s why we’ve published hundreds of blog posts and product management resources over the past few years. So, here are our top 6 product management blog posts of 2018. Product Management

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Hiring the Right Product Manager

Proficientz – Product Management University

When it comes to hiring the right product manager, there’s no foolproof technique. Treat it like you’re shopping for a product. Product management positions are among the toughest to fill due to the broad range of skills and experience that make for success in any given environment. Whether you’re interviewing for a VP, Director or Product Manager, try the “situational” approach on your next candidate.

5 Product Management Podcasts to Get Hooked On in 2019

Craft.io

These include reading more books on product related issues , but also devoting more time to podcasts that deal with product management, innovation, and agile development. Despite the name, this is much more than just a podcast on product management.

How do I get into Product Management?

bpma ProductHub

The Path to Product Management. By John Zilch – I recently stumbled across a thought-provoking question posted on the Boston Product Management Association group page. Justin asked: “Is an MBA a pre-requisite for Product Management?”

Product Management Responsibilities: Eventually, It’s About Products

Proficientz – Product Management University

Product management responsibilities look completely different if you view them through the lens of the customer. For solution providers though, products are the basis for all things revenue and that can cloud the true objective of a product management function and how it operates. Success in product management and product marketing is first and foremost about understanding what your target customers want to accomplish and why it’s a priority.