Tue.Feb 23, 2021

How to use Storytelling to Create Powerful Product Demos

Mind the Product

Storytelling is a powerful communication device. It goes back millennia to our hunter-gatherer days when we used to share over a campfire and entertain each other. How can we draw on these insights and use them in product demos?

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7 Reasons Why Products Fail

280 Group

What is product failure, anyway? Not all failures are catastrophic where the product is pulled from the market and the company goes out of business. Most are partial or soft failures. Failure is falling short of the strategic Objectives & Key Results (OKRs) metrics set for the product.


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Breaking Down the Product and Engineering Wall: A Catalyst for Product Success


While there are many reasons to unite your product and engineering teams, shipping better software faster is among the most compelling of the bunch. At UserVoice, we found that the separation of our product and engineering teams led to finger-pointing.

New McKinsey Report Spotlights Product Management and Other Reskilling Efforts in Response to Market and Technology Trends

280 Group

The following insights have been drawn from the McKinsey & Company report: Beyond hiring: How companies are reskilling to address talent gaps , 2020.

Embedded Analytics Product Fit Guide - A Product Manager’s Handbook

Adding embedded analytics to your software doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. This guide is the perfect companion for SaaS product managers. It will walk you through the process of choosing the right analytics provider step by step.

Putting OKRs at the Centre – Natalija Hellesoe on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

We all know what OKRs are. Most of us use them or have tried to at some point. But it’s a much smaller group that have used OKRs well, and for their intended purpose. Natalija Hellesoe, co-author of OKRs at the Center, joins us on the podcast to chat about taking your practice to the [.].

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How to Engage Remote Employees

Modus Create

Talking about employee engagement is like talking about sports – everyone has a team they like the most and an emotional attachment to it – there is not a “one size fits all” kind of formula to enhance employee engagement, and we all have different perspectives on this based on our experiences and the people around us.

Looking Ahead with BLACC, the Black ERG at Amplitude


In 2020 Amplitude launched an organized network of Employee Resource Groups with the aim to promote connection, inclusivity, and belonging across teams and timezones. . To celebrate Black History Month, we are sharing the origins and vision of the ERG created by our Black Ampliteers. BLACC History.

Explore Modern Management on a Bonus Scrum Master Toolbox Podcast with Vasco

Johanna Rothman

Vasco and I had a wonderful discussion about the Modern Management Made Easy books on his Scrum Master podcast. Listen to BONUS: Modern Management trilogy by Johanna Rothman. We discussed why Scrum Masters and coaches might want to read these books. And how to use the information in the books.

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Build More Mature User-Research Practices with Steve Portigal

Daniel Elizalde IoT Blog

How do you build a more mature user-research practice within your organization? Find out in this episode of the Enterprise Product Leadership podcast.

Product Management: Guide to Thriving as a Product Manager

As more organizations move from project to product thinking, Product Managers are occupying increasingly crucial roles. Download this guide to learn tips and strategies that will help you grow into a strong Product Manager and thrive in the position.

How Gainsight Uses An Outcomes Based Framework to Drive NDR


Well, we made it to 2021, everyone! Before you start patting yourself on the back, take a look at your company’s customer base. You will probably notice a fairly consistent trend over the last year, which is you have many customers who did not expand their relationship with you.

Coffee With A Coach

Agile Velocity

It’s pretty hard to quit coffee…. Especially when it comes with a dollop of advice, guidance, mentorship, and new perspectives. . We’re bringing back Coffee with a Coach!

Preserving Revenue with PX: How Measuring NDR is Easier With Retention Focus


The one metric that many SaaS companies use consistently to determine revenue from current customers is Net Dollar Retention (NDR). In this time of economic upheaval, it is a metric needed to prove to your board and stakeholders that you are on the right track.

How a UX Audit Can Revolutionize Both Your Digital Products & Your Business

Emerge Insights

Gauging your digital products’ user experience performance is essential to the survival of your business. What is a UX audit? We know that user experience (UX) is how a user interacts with, and experiences, a particular product, system, or service.

Report by Dresner Advisory Services: Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study

According to the 2020 Dresner Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study, embedded business intelligence is crucial for application success. This report explores the current state of BI and why application teams are increasingly choosing an embedded solution.

Is Your Organization Doing Everything It Can To Explore, Evolve And Execute Products?

Bain Public

The appetite for building exceptional products has never been higher, and yet, many organizations struggle to grow effective and successful product management. With that in mind, how can business leaders develop organization competency and fast-track product innovation?

Making Self-Care Tactical — Why You Should Focus on Boundaries, Not Just Bubble Baths

First Round Review

Therapist Jessmina Archbold (publicly known as Minaa B.) shares her detailed guide to deeper self-care work, pushing back against common myths, offering up tactical advice and making the case for focusing on boundaries