Mon.Jul 22, 2019

5 ways to standardize your product prioritization process



Building help content into your product launch

Inside Intercom

When you’re gearing up for a big product launch, creating help content is often the last thing on your mind. There’s so much that goes into preparing for product launches – ensuring your beta testing goes smoothly, locking in your marketing campaign, getting your sales team up to speed.

Why Authenticity Matters in Your Product Management Job Hunt

Mind the Product

In January 2019, LinkedIn published the 15 most promising jobs for the year. Product owner ( 87% YoY growth ) and product manager ( 29% YoY growth ) both made the cut.

How to Evaluate and Create Great Product Management Teams

280 Group

Join us for our webinar on July 26th, Becoming Expert: Are you the Product Leader your team needs? where we’ll tackle what it takes to create great teams in more detail. When I think of product or market-oriented teams, I think about meetings.

The Product Growth Engine

Speaker: Dave Martin, Founder, Right to Left

How do you create sustainable growth? Do your product and feature releases achieve the desired results? In this talk, Dave Martin, founder at Right To Left, will explore how human bias repeatedly hinders product success and causes teams to miss out on their potential.

The Big Impact of Cognitive Bias on Our Teams, Our Customers and Our Products

bpma ProductHub

by Davide Cis and Neil Baron – Do you remember that time when you thought you had it all figured it out, but your product launch still fell short of expectations and sales did not materialize? How your product failed, despite giving customers exactly what you thought they wanted?

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I Asked 100 Founders, CEOs and VCs About Career Transitions — Here’s What I Learned

First Round Review

After founding and scaling LendUp for seven years, Sasha Orloff decided to step down as CEO. He shares his journey and his illuminating takeaways about career transitions, structuring time off and founder life after the startup. Continue reading at First Round Review »

How To Measure UI/UX Design Impact On Business (+ Our Own Experience)


Who doesn’t like to use a product that looks pretty? Yet as a software company owner or product manager, you hesitate to put time and budget into UI/UX design? The questions lingering in your mind may be: How important is design to product success? Or how would UI/UX contribute to business growth?

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Product Focus Funnel

The Product Coalition

A guiding framework for understanding the ‘Why’, defining the ‘What’, and making big ideas a reality. Continue reading on ». startup technology product-management business entrepreneurship

TEI 239 Flashback: Solving challenges organizations create with product management and innovation – with Rich Mironov

Product Innovation Educators

How to overcome the challenges product managers face. During the month of July, 2019, I’m sharing some of the most favorite and valuable discussions from the first 100 interviews. If you haven’t come across this one yet, it will make you a better communicator! It was originally episode 055.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

How The Yum Product Managers Are Adapting To A Changing World

The Accidental Product Manager

Fast food markets change very fast Image Credit: Amber Case. I can’t actually tell you if it would be one of the best product management jobs to have, but I can tell you that it would certainly be one of the most delicious. What am I talking about?

Speaking Your User’s Language

The Product Coalition

Our son (coming up on age 6) has always seemed to speak our daughter’s language (she recently turned 4). It has been an adorable thing to watch as a father as they’ve grown up together.

My 3 Favorite Customer Cloud Features


When I was a kid imagining the future of 2019, it looked a lot different than the present we live in today. I mean, I thought for sure we’d have fusion reactors, space elevators, replicants, basically everything from Minority Report.

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Teamwork makes the dream work

The Product Coalition

Remember, you don’t have it to do it all by yourself. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter for more updates Teamwork makes the dream work was originally published in on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

The Definitive Guide to Predictive Analytics

By embedding predictive analytics, you can future-proof your application and give users sophisticated insights. The Definitive Guide to Predictive Analytics has everything you need to get started, including real-world examples, steps to build your models, and solutions to common data challenges.

Video: Experimentation for Speed, Safety & Learning in CD


Here’s the video of my talk, “Experimentation for Speed, Safety & Learning in CD” delivered at QCon New York 2019. I’ve edited it down to 39 minutes, so you can easily fit this into a lunch hour or possibly a commute. Text and screenshots follow the video below.

HR Agility: An Example From Silicon Labs

Agile Velocity

? ?. Is HR Agile a thing? . That’s what Samantha Wiseman (Sr. HR Business Partner) wanted to find out when she took our Scrum Master cert class this January.

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My 5 Favorite Customer Cloud Features


When I was a kid imagining the future of 2019, it looked a lot different than the present we live in today. I mean, I thought for sure we’d have fusion reactors, space elevators, replicants, basically everything from Minority Report.

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SiriusDecisions is Hiring; Join me in San Francisco in August

Good Product Manager

SiriusDecisions/Forrester is hiring! The team that I lead at SiriusDecisions — our Product Management Research and Advisory service — is growing! We’re looking for an experienced product management leader who is ready for the next stage and challenge in their career. If you… Have a passion for b-to-b product management. Love to solve challenging product innovation and lifecycle management problems. Get a sense of accomplishment from helping others.

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

10 Eye-Opening Statistics about Frustrating User Experience (Infographic)

UXCam Bluespace

An app which doesn’t satisfy its users won’t survive in the highly competitive market of mobile apps! UI/UX Design mobile ux user experience user frustration

UserTesting at Mind the Product: our product team’s top takeaways


Recently, members of our product team embarked on a day of learning and networking as Mind the Product kicked off its fifth year of events in San Francisco. We asked a few of our Product Managers to share their favorite … The post UserTesting at Mind the Product: our product team’s top takeaways appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product