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Tips for Rewriting a Digital Product

Roman Pichler

See the Rewriting Effort as an Opportunity to Innovate.

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What Does the Agile Roadmapping Process Look Like in Practice?


In today’s article, we’ll discuss the agile roadmapping process. We’ll start by reviewing the objectives of roadmaps and planning for agile teams, then share some special considerations for agile roadmaps.

Putting Neighborhood Research on the Map

dscout People Nerds

How Trulia Neighborhoods unlocks what locals value in place


The Misunderstood World of Product Growth

The Product Coalition

Growth is walking the fine line between innovation and profit, and the risks are often overlooked. Relentlessly growing a product seems like a no-brainer. The upside is obvious: more revenue, more customers, more money for research and development, and so on.

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Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

Product Love Podcast: Jeff Coyle, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder of MarketMuse


This week on Product Love I sat down and talked to Jeff Coyle, the chief product officer and co-founder of MarketMuse, a platform that uses AI technology to accelerate content planning, creation, and optimization.

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The recipe for growth as a designer

Inside Intercom

Picture this: You’re a designer with a handful of years experience under your belt. You’ve cut your teeth on a few big launches and earned your stripes as a solid “mid level” product designer. Like many designers, you’re curious and ambitious.

The 30 Best Pieces of Advice for Entrepreneurs in 2018

First Round Review

We've rounded up 30 of the best insights from the articles we published over the last year. Read on for a time-capsule-like toolkit, full of the best tactical wisdom that seasoned company builders had to offer in 2018. Continue reading at First Round Review »

How Technographics Enables Intelligent Competitor Analysis for E-signature Providers


Businesses are collaborating more today than ever before. Global expansions and global growth opportunities mean that contracts can’t be relegated to one location anymore. Data Enrichment


5 steps to achieving your goals in 2019


To manage a product, a team, or organization, you first need to know how to manage yourself, and that’s not easy to do.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

SaaS Events You Can’t Miss in 2019


Ben Franklin once said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Build up those knowledge reserves by attending these can’t-miss conferences of 2019. North America. SaaStr Annual | February 5-7, San Jose, CA. Event Website. Photo source: SaaStr Blog.

What does the agile roadmapping process look like in practice?

The Product Coalition

Decades before agile’s inception, Dwight D. Eisenhower famously declared plans useless. But what many of us forget is the second half of his declaration; planning is indispensable. In most contexts, war and product development are completely different beasts.

5 steps to achieving your goals in 2019


To manage a product, a team, or organization, you first need to know how to manage yourself, and that’s not easy to do.

Challenge zero

The Product Coalition

The Product Manager’s role is difficult to understand?—?there there are no set guidelines and you may step on a lot of toes. It can be strategic one day, as you build the five-year roadmap, or it can be unplanned and tactical the next, as you roll-up for sleeves and draw-up a wireframe.

What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Product Management is one of the most exciting - and most misunderstood - functions in technical organizations. Is it strategic or tactical? Is it a planning role or a support role? Many product professionals are unclear about what is (and isn't) product management. After all, product management spans many activities from business planning to market readiness. In this session, we’ll examine many product activities and artifacts for product strategy, planning, and growth, and introduce a simple tool that you can use in your organization to clarify the roles of product management and others. Steve Johnson explores the many roles of Product Management in this fun talk focused on why product managers should obsess on problems instead of solutions.

Introducing the PM Bootcamp

B2B Product Management

Happy New Year, 2019! We are in the process of updating our website. You will find new references from our students, who we were able to guide in the right direction this past year. You will also find some new courses and free webinar.

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4 steps to achieving your goals in 2019


To be an effective manager, you first must manage yourself To manage a product, a team, or organization, you first need to know how to manage yourself, and that’s not easy to do.

How to Build IoT Solutions That Scale

Daniel Elizalde IoT Blog

In this episode of the IoT Product Leadership podcast, we discuss how to build IoT solutions that scale. My guest today is Zach Shelby, Vice President of Developers at ARM. In this episode we talk about the challenges of scaling your IoT solution, the role of standards in IoT, and the importance of creating products that enable permissionless innovation. This is an episode […]. The post How to Build IoT Solutions That Scale appeared first on Daniel Elizalde. Podcast

How to design your Insights-as-a-Service business model

Oren Steinberg

8 business models for Insights-as-a-Service. Yesterday at an AI conference, I saw an unusual number of companies offering Insights-as-a-Service. One after the other, brilliant entrepreneurs got on stage to pitch a very similar story: ‘we can help your organization uncover business insights hidden in your big data, using our unique machine / deep learning platform.’.

Why Conversational AI Is Key to Customer Service in the Customer Experience Era

In today’s hyper-competitive market, every business must become a customer experience-first business. Customer satisfaction has become more important than price or any individual feature. Read the new Tractica white paper to learn how important conversational AI is to your CX strategy.

UserTesting success story: A hospital system uses digital experiences as ultimate “display” of best in patient care


A regional hospital system wanted to explore using technology to address an outdated communications practice that was proving unsatisfactory to hospital staff and patients alike. As standard in hospital rooms, there would be a whiteboard upon which nursing staff would … The post UserTesting success story: A hospital system uses digital experiences as ultimate “display” of best in patient care appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Popular Product success story