Product Manager Certification: What, Why, How

280 Group

Advancing your career by earning a Product Manager Certification can be a highly-effective strategy. This article discusses the benefits of certification and what you can expect to gain by becoming certified. What is a Product Manager Certification?

Certifications — Are They Worth It?

Clever PM

I’ll be attending my second formal training this year, getting my Certified Scrum Master certification to match the Certified Product Manager certification that I picked up earlier this year. After 15 years in the business, you might wonder why I’m just now getting around to being “certified”, and I hate to say it but the […]. Product Management Agile Culture Good PM Leadership Learning PM Roles Scrum

Are Product Management Certifications Worth It?

ProductCraft Debates

Whether these are offered by major universities or scrappy startups, certification opportunities abound, and there are seemingly new ones every day. But before you rack up more student debt, we thought we’d ask: The post Are Product Management Certifications Worth It? As the product manager role grows in ubiquity and importance, we’re seeing a lot of educational opportunities for formalized product management education.

Top product management certification programs


While there’s much to learn on the job, taking a deeper dive into … The post Top product management certification programs appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Many product managers have learned their job on the spot, but what if you’re just starting out or want to take your career to the next level? Product

Land Your Dream Job With A Product Management Certification

Sequent Learning

When I was first introduced to product management certification, hanging on my colleague’s wall, years ago, I remember having one question: what does a product manager actually do? Ready to Register for our upcoming Product Management Essentials Class and earn your certification?

Santa Clara/9 Sept: Certificate in Productizing Innovation

Mironov Consulting

What: Executive Certificate in Productizing Innovation. Where: Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University. When: Six day program on Sept 8-9, Sept 15-16, and Sept. 22-23. Information/Registration. Rich is excited to be an instructor for this new program at Santa Clara/Leavey.

Online Product Management Courses & Certification Now Available From Proficientz

Proficientz – Product Management University

Greenville, SC – November 7, 2018– Proficientz announced today the availability of Product Management University On-Demand, an online training and certification program that offers the convenience of learning B2B product management, product marketing and sales enablement skills anywhere, anytime.

How to Prepare for Atlassian Certification – Part 1: Study & Exam Strategies

Modus Create

Achieving certification from Atlassian is one powerful way to create distinction for yourself among your peers and the millions of everyday users who login to Jira and Confluence daily. We will share those insights with you throughout this article and our “How to Prepare for Atlassian Certification” series. Certification exams are meant to be challenging and worthwhile otherwise everyone would be certified! Atlassian ACP-300 ACP-600 Certification

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Over a dozen industry professionals proved their program management ability by taking the Customer Validation Certification. CV Certification Enhances Professional Skills. Industry News best practices beta best practices centercode platform certification customer validation events

Let’s get Physical: Product Management for Manufactured Products

Mind the Product

Certification Requirements. Manufactured products are often required to meet certain certification requirements related to safety, performance, and environmental impact.

Shift-M Podcast Posted About Hiring

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TEI 183: Bad habits experienced product managers should avoid-with Alicia Dixon

Product Innovation Educators

Also, both Alicia and I have found value in product management training and certification. I began the interview asking her about this, as she currently has five product management certifications, which is more than anyone else I know. 6:50] What value do you find in certifications?

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

Proficientz – Product Management University

Contact us about an onsite Instructor-Led Workshop or check out our On-Demand Training & Certification to learn B2B best practices wherever, whenever. As product management goes, so goes the rest of the organization.

Pathways to a Product Management Career

Product Management Unpacked

Get Product Management certificate or training. Many product managers enroll in a certification and training program, such as Pragmatic Marketing, General Assembly or 280 Group, or get educated on product development methodology frameworks such as Agile or Scrum. If you’re reading this, you’re exploring how to become a Product Manager and you’ve undoubtedly concluded that you will be in high demand. You’re right.

Modus Becomes Atlassian Gold Solution Partner

Modus Create

After gaining a Silver level badge just 9 months ago, our team’s many additional certifications and proven client success stories have propelled us to the next level of partnership. Those additional accreditations and certifications mean that we have expanded our already significant global knowledge base around the best collaboration tools in the market. We’re excited to announce that Modus Create has been named an Atlassian Gold Solution Partner!

Is it Time for a Licence to Practise Product Management?

Mind the Product

After all, we’re a sizeable professional community and having a product management certification or licence in place would ensure that all product managers comply with the same standards. The Case For Licensing and Certification. Recruiting Product Managers – You only recruit product managers with a licence and the appropriate certification. This can be outlined further in the right level of product management certification.

How Buyers Sell Themselves, Product Usability & Revenue, and Two Types of Demos

Proficientz – Product Management University

The post How Buyers Sell Themselves, Product Usability & Revenue, and Two Types of Demos appeared first on Proficientz - Advanced Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. The B2B Product Manager Magazine October 2017 is now available. In this issue we discuss the value of listening as one of the most overlooked sales skills, and the value of business conversations. We also examine product usability and its impact on revenue, plus sales demo tips.

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Product Manager Salary Data in 2019

280 Group

You’ll want to be sure any training you take is comprehensive and up to date, covers the entire product lifecycle and offers a certification that is standard worldwide (not just specific to the course). This article draws on multiple sources to provide Product Manager salary data.

Introducing Pragmatic Institute

Pragmatic Marketing

In addition to Pragmatic Institute’s original six certifications for product managers and product marketing managers, Pragmatic Institute will now offer a new course to teach business leaders how to integrate data science into their business model. This three-day course, making its first appearance in April of this year in Boston and Chicago, offers business leaders the opportunity to earn three new certifications. May we have your attention, please?

Women Succeeding in the World of Product Management

Product Management Unpacked

Answers vary – some product management careers are built on work experience alone, while others are driven by formal education or professional certifications. “Growing up in the 1970’s, I watched The Bionic Woman and Charlie’s Angels.

Product Usability & Its Impact on Revenue

Proficientz – Product Management University

The post Product Usability & Its Impact on Revenue appeared first on Proficientz - Advanced Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. How can product usability drive more revenue? The holy grail of product usability is attained when your product offers such a compelling experience users feel obligated to recommend it to others. It works wonders on your top line. Make the following three things part of your product design culture and more revenue will follow. Intent.

Modus Turns Eight Years Old!

Modus Create

In 2018, Modus gained an official Standard Consulting Partner certification with AWS and earned, for the first time, an Atlassian Consulting Partner accreditation. It’s our 8th birthday today! It’s hard to believe, March 1, 2011 doesn’t feel that long ago.

User Engagement, Customer Goals and a Sustainable Growth Strategy

Proficientz – Product Management University

The post User Engagement, Customer Goals and a Sustainable Growth Strategy appeared first on Proficientz - Advanced Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. The B2B Product Manager Magazine August 2017 is now available. This month we focus on user engagement as a leading indicator of customer value and the subsequent impact on retention and recurring revenue.

Pursuing a Product Management Career: The #1 Skill

Proficientz – Product Management University

If you’re looking to make a career move into product management or product marketing, enroll in Product Management University On-Demand , an online training and certification program for B2B product management, product marketing and sales enablement that’s centered on customer success.

Would-Be Product Manager’s Instruction Manual

Product Management Unpacked

Other would-be product managers seek out certificate programs. People often describe a product manager as “CEO of the Product.” This sounds appealing, but the reality is that product managers don’t have a CEO’s level of authority over everyone who contributes to making a product successful.

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Gainsight Admin Certification is our top tactic to fast-track your career growth. Three value propositions for getting your Admin Certification. How to get your Gainsight Admin Certification.

Adopting a Continuous Discovery Mindset Across the Organization

Product Talk

Our students are a mix of full-time graduate students and working professionals who pursue a graduate certificate while working. DOEC stands for Designing for Organizational Effectiveness Certificate. I teach two courses at Northwestern University.

Dog Training + Product Management

Product Manager in Heels

He has his CGC Certification and is training to compete in Rally. We spend a lot of time training our dog, Gunner. He's a 3-year-old Olde English Bulldogge and we got him from Doubletake Bulldogges in Massachusetts. We work with the Pawsitive Dog in Boston and couldn't be happier.

Is MVP Dead?

bpma ProductHub

He has a Pragmatic Marketing Certification and experience with Agile transformation. Is Minimum Viable Product Dead? – By Don Stoddard . Minimum Viable Product is a widely accepted concept; so why do so many people want to declare it dead?

Product Knowledge: Asset or Liability?

Proficientz – Product Management University

appeared first on Proficientz - Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. Is product knowledge more of an asset or liability for a product manager? Is product knowledge important in a product management role? Absolutely! The more important question is how much product knowledge is required to be successful? If you’re not a technical product manager, you probably don’t need as much as you think.

Can product management be standardized?

Product Management and Strategic Marketing

Those of you familiar with PMI probably heard of the PMP certification. Several for-profit organizations offer training and certifications for their Body of Knowledge (BOK) and methodologies, yet there is no accepted standard across all industries.

Here’s how to develop the most successful user stories

bpma ProductHub

He is a Certified ScrumMaster, is Pragmatic Marketing Certified (Level Three PMC-III), has a Certificate in Marketing from Cornell University and an MBA from Iona College, Hagan School of Business.

Executive Director’s Perspective on how to become a product manager

Product Management Unpacked

You can become a product manager by getting a certification or taking an online course, and these are fine ways to proceed in your quest for knowledge about product management. I wasn’t supposed to end up here in my career. Seriously. I am, as they say in academic circles, “from ‘industry.”

Developing Product Management Confidence

bpma ProductHub

In fact, she was among the very first class of the highly regarded Product Management certification from the Association of International Product Marketing and Management (AIPMM).

What is Product Management, exactly?


Certifications. As demand for Product Managers has increased, training programs and Product Manager certifications have developed to support Product Managers looking to master the craft as well as those looking to move into becoming a Product Manager.

Five Steps to Solutions-Driven Product Management

Proficientz – Product Management University

The post Five Steps to Solutions-Driven Product Management appeared first on Proficientz - Advanced Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. Here’s what makes solutions-driven product management such a challenge. The vast majority of product companies are a mishmash of products brought together through mergers and/or acquisitions. Each one throws another silo into the fire that further fragments strategies, product plans, R&D, marketing and sales.

Market Problems — Blinders. Customer Goals — Wide-Angle Market Lens.

Proficientz – Product Management University

appeared first on Proficientz - Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. If you’re in a product management, product marketing or sales enablement role, consider replacing the phrase market problems with customer goals. It will open your eyes to a whole new narrative, and it will help you deliver, market and sell solutions with more strategic customer value. The Playbook: Here’s how it works.

Creating Business Cases With Stronger Legs

Proficientz – Product Management University

The post Creating Business Cases With Stronger Legs appeared first on Proficientz - Product Management Training & Certification for B2B. Markets are unpredictable, which makes the task of creating business cases questionable at some level. But there are three elements that can give your business cases stronger legs and improve the odds of getting new initiatives funded, especially when multiple business cases are vying for the same resources.

Product Management Job Descriptions

Under10 Playbook

Scrum Product Owner Certification or Scrummaster Certification desired. Scrum Product Owner Certification or Scrummaster Certification desired. What are common job titles and responsibilities for successful product management teams?

What is 'leadership', and how important is it for product managers?

Product Manager in Heels

Last week, I completed a certification program to be an internal coach through the Babson Executive Education Center. Leadership is a necessity for product managers, yet many of us can't quite figure out the definition. Go ahead, try and define it- it wasn't easy for me.