Getting App Store Downloads Shouldn’t Be a Crapshoot

UserTesting

With such a crowded marketplace, app discovery is a challenge that … The post Getting App Store Downloads Shouldn’t Be a Crapshoot appeared first on UserTesting Blog. million. Any guesses to what this number represents? Stumped?

Five Common Challenges for Product Managers in Agile Teams - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. Watch Five Common Challenges for Product Managers in Agile Teams. Get Notified of Webinars

Tesla Agile Development: Product Management at its Best

280 Group

For those of you unfamiliar with how updates work with Tesla and the Model S or X, your car connects to your home wifi and then every month or so you get great new features downloaded. Tesla Agile Development: Version 8.0 Software and Product Management at its best.

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Alpha Product Management Survey Results

280 Group

You can download a copy of the Product Management Survey here. If you haven’t read it already, the Product Management Survey results from Alpha are well worth the read. It has some great insights about the state of Product Management so that you can compare yourself or your team to others.

Build vs. Buy: Implementing the Right Experimentation Solution

Implementing the Right Experimentation Solution BUILD vs. BUY An Optimizely Whitepaper 2introduction Implementing an experimentation platform in the enterprise. requires an evaluation that takes into account the needs of. teams across marketing, product, and engineering.

Statistical Factors that Contribute to High Performance on Product Teams

bpma ProductHub

Download here. Our latest findings are available on our website and you can download a copy here. Contributed by Greg Geracie. Actuation Consulting has been conducting research on what separates high performance product teams from the pack.

Does your app save content offline? Humanize your filenames.

Joe Cotellese

Download an Invoice. The download UI is below. When you click on either Download Invoice as PDF or Download Receipt as PDF a file is dropped into your download folder. I am on a quest to help UX designers think about humanizing their products.

Agile, Roadmaps, and Requirements: Are they mutually exclusive? - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. Your developers have gone agile. They want a backlog and user stories. Executives want a roadmap with a longer view. How do you connect strategy with execution? What happens to the roadmap and requirements when you go agile? Attend this session to find out what product managers need to provide to their agile development teams.

Book review: “Product Roadmaps Relaunched”

bpma ProductHub

The assessment will soon be on the website for download. How would you assess your own roadmapping process? A new book, Product Roadmaps Relaunched, could help you re-think and re-launch your approach to Product Roadmapping. It’s a real practitioners’ book, written by four Boston-based leaders in Product Management: C. Todd Lombardo, Bruce McCarthy, Evan Ryan and Michael Connors.

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Getting Started with Product Experimentation

GETTING STARTED WITH PRODUCT EXPERIMENTATION How Product Development Teams Reduce Guesswork and Innovate Faster KEY DISCUSSION POINTS: How experimentation fits in with other initiatives at your company, such as Agile Best practices for integrating experimentation.

3 Mobile UX Design Principles From Apps We Love

UserTesting

Getting people to download your app is a challenge. Research has shown that 20% of the time they download an app, use it … The post 3 Mobile UX Design Principles From Apps We Love appeared first on UserTesting Blog.

Announcing The Secret Product Manager Handbook

PM Hardcore

Download a sample chapter. 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. I always wanted the “secret handbook” – so I wrote it.

Get People Talking! How To Use Open-Ended Questions For Market Discovery

PM Hardcore

Click here to download the cheat sheet. ). Click here to download the cheat sheet. Don’t forget to download the bonus list of questions that goes along with this post (and with the podcast episode). In my last post I talked about the importance of “talking to customers.”

Leading Through Shared Goals

Roman Pichler

You may want to download my decision-making chart to select the right decision rule.). The Product Leadership Conundrum. As the person in charge of a product, you are responsible for achieving product success.

Role of Product Management When Development Goes Agile - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. What is the role of product management in an agile environment? Is the role of product owner something different? Developers often see product managers as technical resources. Agile seems to have made this orientation worse, with product managers getting pulled into deeper, tactical activities.

Drive Quality and Velocity with Feature Flags

Drive Quality. and Velocity with Feature Flags As product development teams move to continuous delivery, managing. features with flags, or toggles, becomes an important practice to. decouple code release from feature enablement.

8 Elements of First-time User Experience In Mobile Game Research

UserTesting

Picture this: someone downloads a game on their phone, plays it once, and immediately deletes it, or forgets they ever downloaded it. It happens thousands of times every day.

Get People Talking! How To Use Open-Ended Questions For Market Discovery

PM Hardcore

Click here to download the cheat sheet. ). Click here to download the cheat sheet. Don’t forget to download the bonus list of questions that goes along with this post (and with the podcast episode). In my last post I talked about the importance of “talking to customers.”

Prioritizing Your Backlog for Profit - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. Agile product managers (and their Agile development teams) are told to prioritize backlogs based on ROI. In practice, this isn't possible. Prioritizing for Profit is a better approach.

Distinctive Competencies: Why There's No Such Thing as a Commodity

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Slides. Distinctive competencies are powerful things, but too many companies fail to recognize their importance or spend the time required to identify and build theirs up. In this interactive session, Pragmatic Marketing instructor Mark Stiving and vice president of marketing Rebecca Kalogeris will lead the audience through an exercise to identify and apply distinctive competencies using some of the biggest brands in the world.

Steps Executives Can Take To Improve Performance

bpma ProductHub

You can download our latest research by clicking here. Contributed by Greg Geracie. In a recent post for the Boston Product Management Association I outlined several steps that members of product development teams can take to improve the performance of their teams.

Transform Your Customer Relationships Using the Right Sales Collateral

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the white paper from MarketReach: Six Common Technology Marketing Mistakes (and strategies to avoid them). Download the Slides. Modern marketers have a myriad of choices-both print and digital-when it comes to sales collateral and tools. But are your current tools properly aligned with your buyer's journey and the way customers want to do business today?

The Product Roadmap and the Release Plan

Roman Pichler

You can download the roadmap template from romanpichler.com/tools or by clicking on the following image. What is a Release Plan? A release plan forecasts how a major release is developed. It’s a type of project plan —albeit an agile one—and it usually covers the next three to six months.

What are some tips for preparing for a product manager interview?

Product Club

If the product is in-market then download and use the app. There’s really 3 areas to prep for any Product Manager interview. First , update your resume. You may even want to target the resume for the role you’re going after.

Gleaning Product Insights from Your User Onboarding Process

UserVoice

At the most basic level, you can see what people are clicking on and downloading. The customer onboarding process is a vital stop on the path to customer happiness and product success.

How to prepare for a Product Manager interview with a product deep dive

Product Club

For example, if you’re interviewing for a role at a food-delivery startup, don’t just download the app and look through the delivery options. Product Manager interviews are like running the gamut: you need to impress everyone from engineering to design (and sometimes execs too!).

How Are You Going to Fix Onboarding?

PM Hardcore

I might update the landing page, from where they download my product, to ask about the use case they want to address. You have a team of engineers and a three month runway – how are you going to fix onboarding?

Watch My Talk: Product Management for IoT

Tech Product Management

Watch the Video Download the IoT Decision Workbook Talk summary: In this talk, I explain […]. In this ProductTank San Francisco talk, I describe the complexities of managing an Internet of Things (IoT) product, and walk you through my IoT Decision Framework.

How Are You Going to Fix Onboarding?

PM Hardcore

I might update the landing page, from where they download my product, to ask about the use case they want to address. You have a team of engineers and a three month runway – how are you going to fix onboarding?

How Are You Going to Fix Onboarding?

PM Hardcore

I might update the landing page, from where they download my product, to ask about the use case they want to address. You have a team of engineers and a three month runway – how are you going to fix onboarding?

Increase Performance in Cross-Browser Testing with Zero Effort – Here’s How

Amir Rozenberg

This is good data because you can detect latency in page performance across any page and any browser, and already get a direction whether the issue relates to DNS discovery, content lookup, download etc. Introduction Are you used to getting a certain amount of data from your testing practices?

Report templates for less status meetings

Folding Burritos

Click here to download the spreadsheet and follow along the examples (by the way: it’s built with a more limited Excel feature set because I’m on a Mac – if you’re on Windows, you could play with other PivotTable features like Timelines ).

2018 State of Digital Product: Tesla, Google, IBM and 1000+ Brands Discuss Digital Challenges

The Accidental Product Manager

Download your exclusive 2018 State of Digital Product Report here: [link]. 2018 State of Digital Product. Product managers understand that the number of connected devices that consumers use has increased and now includes a wide spectrum of devices. Consumers are more informed than ever before with more available options and want a seamless connected experience across their customer journey.

Ten Ways to Identify an Impending Product Launch Disaster - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. There are ten easily identifiable signs that can help forecast a product launch may be in trouble. Signs you can address and fix before the launch becomes a disaster. The process of introducing a product to market is a serious undertaking. Unfortunately for many companies it’s merely an afterthought; a checklist of deliverables created at the end of product development.

This New Template Helps You Write Better Product Requirements

PM Hardcore

Download the infographic that’s perfect for hanging on the wall of your cube. “Communication” by Joan M. See below for image credit. Effective Communication is Challenging.

Product Companies Need Product Managers, Not Product Owners - Webinar

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Webinar. Download the Webinar. Download from iTunes. Download the Slides. Product Managers are responsible for the overall market success of their products, not just delivery of software. In the Agile world, a new title is emerging -- the Product Owner -- which covers just a small subset of the Product Management role.

What's the venn?

Under10 Playbook

And it didn't really take off until it was easy to buy and download music through the iTunes store. I've seen a bunch of variations on the Venn diagram for product management. Is it the intersection of tech and UX and requirements? Or is it finance and customer and something else?

Getting Executive Buy-In

Pragmatic Marketing

Download the Slides. Product people are expected to overcome plenty of challenges to successfully build products that solve customer needs. But what happens when the main challenge isn’t building the product, it’s dealing with your CEO? Join Paul Young, vice president of product for Pragmatic Marketing, and Mike Belsito, co-founder of Product Collective as they discuss: • What the relationship looks like between product teams that thrive and their executive teams.

This New Template Helps You Write Better Product Requirements

PM Hardcore

Download the infographic that’s perfect for hanging on the wall of your cube. “Communication” by Joan M. See below for image credit. Effective Communication is Challenging.

Mental Models for Product Managers – Part 2

PM Hardcore

I have a podcast episode and a downloadable graphic about this approach to requirements. Brain Wiring (by Wellcome Images, CC licensed). In part 1 I introduced mental models and some reasons they are important. And I provided a few “general purpose” examples.