Wed.Nov 06, 2019

Why Product Managers should care about Development Culture

Ask Benny

Make sure your tools are optimized. As product managers, we focus on many things including strategy, execution and mostly connecting strategy and execution. When it gets to development culture many product managers feel it is not their problem because it is the domain of the VP R&D.

Alfonso de la Nuez on ‘Why and How to Democratize UX Research’


Alfonso de la Nuez, UserZoom’s Co-founder and Co-CEO, discusses how we now live in a world of digital experiences and in order for modern companies to survive, they need to democratize UX insights throughout the entire organisation. .

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Product Love Podcast: Marty Duffy, VP of Product at G2


? This week on Product Love, I talked to Marty Duffy, VP of product at G2. G2 is is the world’s largest tech marketplace where businesses go to discover, review, and manage the technology they need to reach their potential. Marty says that he’s a generalist by nature.

How to Create Your Product Roadmap in 2020 (5 Templates Included)

The Product Coalition

Product Roadmaps are some of the most important product tools. Learn how to create your product roadmap in 2019, including 5 templates you can get inspiration from. Tools are like the anchors that serve to rein in inspiration, focus and achieve your goals.

How Much is that Feature in the Window?

Speaker: Nils Davis, Principal, NPD Associates

Roadmaps are about the future, and talking about a roadmap means talking about the future. But how you tailor that conversation depends on who you’re having it with, because your stakeholders’ vision for the future and your customers’ vision are likely two different things. Every audience has their own needs and expectations that you are working to fulfil, and as a product manager, it is up to you to manage these many moving parts. A conversation about creating value is going to vary based on whether or not you’re asking someone to buy your product, or fund it.

Create a Conference Proposal the Conference Wants and Accepts, Part 1: Frame the Proposal

Johanna Rothman

You want to present a talk, workshop, experience report at a conference. (Or, Or, a lightning talk, Pecha Kucha, or more.) You have something important to share. How can you create a proposal that the program committee will accept? I'm writing this series to explain how to do just that. The series parts are: Understand who and what purpose the proposal serves. Understand the four parts of the proposal: title, abstract, description, and learning objectives.

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User segmentation: Why it’s crucial for product managers


In a typical marketplace, not every user has the same needs. But you can usually identify several subgroups of users who have very similar needs to one another. We call these user segments. To understand why this matters, consider what it takes to launch and maintain a successful product. From its earliest stages, your product must meet the needs of some group of users or it will die. Source. Ideas

Who The Product Owner Is Not?

The Product Coalition

Scrum, Agile, Scrum Master, Product Owner…those are buzzwords of modern product management. Let’s talk about why the PO role is so… Continue reading on ». management leadership scrum product-management agile

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The Power of Working Cross-Departmentally as a User Researcher

dscout People Nerds

Want to widen your UXR impact? Make friends with folks in new departments. And we don’t just mean product and design


Treat your CV like a product to increase your job search conversion rate

The Product Coalition

Originally posted at the mobile spoon. Continue reading on ». productivity resume-writing product-management resume job-search

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

“Is your startup idea taken?” — and why we love X for Y startups

Andrew Chen

Above: Michelle Rial ( follow her at @TheRialMichelle ), then working at Buzzfeed, posted this hilarious infographic with all the “X for Y” ideas. Here’s the original article. I had a quick laugh, of course.

Managing the A/B Test Lifecycle

The Product Coalition

A view on everything we do while A/B testing, Except running the A/B test. Over the past year, my team has simplified and optimized our A/B testing process. As a product manager, I either led or enabled some of that change.

Tool tips: How our design team switched to Figma

Inside Intercom

It’s increasingly clear that the tools we use shape the work we do in all sorts of ways , so picking the right tool for your task is absolutely critical. And even more so when you’re trying to pick a tool to be used by a diverse team spread around the world.

A bonanza of new Product Coalition podcast episodes arriving

The Product Coalition

I’ve just got back from Sydney, Australia, where I spent 2 days of my annual leave recording new podcasts, totalling 9 new episodes that I’m excited to share later next month.

Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

What is the role of an AI Product Manager?


How should one go about doing product management for AI – based products? As AI continues to grow in acceptance and use, more companies will require fine tuning of product strategy and the importance of AI product managers will become more apparent.

Product Manager Behaviours That Get in the Way of Great Products

The Product Coalition

Being a product manager is tough. The quest to find product-market fit and create products that are valuable, usable and feasible is not an easy one.

Decode Product Ownership and make sense of it with this video


In this video by Henrik Kniberg, an agile coach at Crisp, he explains what Product Ownership truly means in an engaging animated video.

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Nulab Drinking Code: Machine Learning and Humans


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How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

Prioritize Product Backlogs with these 3 easy steps


In this video, Brian Lawley, author of Product Management for Dummies, provides a simple framework with which you can prioritize features clogging up your product backlog with 3 easy steps.

Product Ownership in a nutshell (that actually makes sense)


In this video by Henrik Kniberg, an agile coach at Crisp, he explains what Product Ownership truly means in an engaging animated video.

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