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10 Tips for Creating an Agile Product Roadmap

Roman Pichler

You can download the template for free from romanpichler.com/tools, and you can find more information on how to use it in my post The GO Product Roadmap. You can download the Product Vision Board template from romanpichler.com/tools/ for free. 1 Focus on Goals and Benefits.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Designing Invisible Products

Mind the Product

There’s no app, no password, and nothing to download. As we created our AI assistants – Amy & Andrew – to help people book meetings painlessly, we encountered quite a few product design challenges which were, quite frankly, completely novel.

Transitioning from Market Stall to App Store

Mind the Product

Once M&S stopped focusing solely on downloads and single-session, single-channel conversion rates in regards to Mobile; it shifted the attitude across all departments, resulting in the Mobile getting both the budget and focus it deserved.

TEI 096: Conjoint analysis for product managers- with Brian Ottum, PhD - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

It’s a little over an hour of videos, case studies and downloadable materials. It’s a little over an hour of videos, case studies and downloadable materials. This episode is about market research – what’s in your toolbox for conducting consumer and market research?

Moving from Solutions to Problems

Folding Burritos

Download a PDF version of the problem case checklist, get started with this today and please let me know how it works for you. People from all over the company come to you with feature requests and ideas. From minor things like UI tweaks to major ones like a new Search feature.

Overhaul of the internal apps at Tesco

Mind the Product

Once we knew it was an Android device and a native app (downloaded to the device) rather than web app (effectively a website) we realised we needed experienced Android developers. My product is store stock management.

Art of Product Management–and other innovation insights for product managers May 27, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. . Video – The art of product management.

Why Do The Walmart Product Managers Need Their Own Payment System?

The Accidental Product Manager

The way that this is going to work is that the customer will download the app. The Walmart product managers want to make it easier to give them money Image Credit: Mike Mozart. Hopefully everyone already knows that Walmart is a huge company.

Your first 90 days in product management –and other innovation insights for product managers Aug 5, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. What you need to do, know, and avoid in your first 30, 60, and 90 days as a product manager.

Intersection of observations–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 16, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Product Management Technologies; Five Essentials for Strategic Product Management; Planning Assumptions for 2016

Good Product Manager

You can download the piece and learn about the foundational behaviors of strategic product management. We’ve been busy at SiriusDecisions with a lot of new research and resources for b-to-b product management leaders and product managers: The ABCs of Product Management Technologies. In my first post for the new SiriusDecisions Marketplace, I cover The ABCs of Product Management Technologies.

Google’s design sprints–and other innovation insights for product managers July 29, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. Use Google’s “design sprints” in your product management work.

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.

Creating product teams–and other innovation insights for product managers Aug 26, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. HBR study – team members, not leaders, more responsible for innovation.

10 experts on being a great product manager–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 9, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes. 10 experts share how to be a great product manager. (1)

Creating product teams–and other innovation insights for product managers July 1, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. . How “Oceans 11” heist team building applies to creating great product teams.

3 product manager types–and other innovation insights for product managers June 24, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. . Which of the 3 types of product mangers are you? (1) 1) Builders – the classic product manager. (2)

Apple’s new AirBag–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 30, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

JTBD for better products–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 2, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. Using the “jobs-to-be-done” framework for better products.

The best “why” questions–and other innovation insights for product managers Nov 11, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Open innovation 2.0–and other innovation insights for product managers May 20, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. . Henry Chesbrough, father of open innovation, shares how open innovation has evolved.

Unique, not perfect–and other innovation insights for product managers Nov 18, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Rebooting Product Usability Testing for Much Better Insights

bpma ProductHub

Next, these research participants, who had been carefully screened and recruited, downloaded the Over The Shoulder research app onto their phones, which provided custom-built assignments and instructions for them over the course of a two week period. Contributed by Mitch Solomon.

Product management poker–and other innovation insights for product managers Aug 12, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. Poker lessons that apply to product management. (1)

Drive Additional Inbound Leads With These 4 Rules for Mobile Marketing

Pragmatic Marketing

This means you must have information that is prominently displayed, easy to read and propels viewers to take action via a click-to-call, click-to-email or click-to-download feature. By Sophorn Chhay.

TEI 080: Innovate like a startup – with Michael Docherty - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Useful links: Collective Disruption book – introduction available for download. When established companies decide they need to be more innovative, they often talk in terms of acting more like a startup.

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Kick-start your product management career–and other innovation insights for product managers Oct 27, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes. 5 ways to kick-start your product management career. (1)

Colorado ProductCamp–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 23, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes. Rocky Mountain ProductCamp returns to Denver – Friday, Nov 4.

Monetization first–and other innovation insights for product managers Oct 7, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Business model first–and other innovation insights for product managers Aug 19, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. Another reminder why new products need a workable business model.

Say NO the right way–and other innovation insights for product managers Nov 25, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Agile roadmaps – and other innovation insights for product managers July 22, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. 10 tips for creating an agile roadmap. (1) 1) Focus on Goals and Benefits. (2)

Customer needs with JTBD–and other innovation insights for product managers July 15, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. Defining customer needs with jobs-to-be-done theory.

Product management truth seeking–and other innovation insights for product managers Nov 4, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes.

Scaling Lean–and other innovation insights for product managers June 17, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download it for yourself. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers, developers, and innovators be heroes. . New book for learning how to apply Lean Startup practices – Scaling Lean by Ash Maurya.

Conducting problem interviews–and other innovation insights for product managers Oct 21, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Click here to download the Product Mastery Roadmap – your path to become a product master. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes. How to do problem interviews – example from Playing Lean.