Wed.Sep 11, 2019

Top Strategies to Advance Your Product Management Career Rapidly – Part 1

280 Group

This article is the first in a three part series on how to accelerate your Product Management career.

Product in Practice: How One Product Manager Innovates in Big Companies

Product Talk

One of my goals at Product Talk is to showcase what good product management looks like. Today, I’m excited to introduce a new series, Product in Practice, where I’ll profile product managers doing great work. To kick off the series, we interviewed Rachel Allen , Director of Product at Omnitracs.

Product Love Podcast: Nir Eyal, Author of Indistractable

ProductCraft

It’s unbelievably easy to get distracted these days. Think about it. We have a nearly Pavlovian response to every Slack notification and text message, or we’re overly attached to the “endless scroll” provided by social media platforms.

Marry data science with user research. Ethical design depends on it.

dscout People Nerds

IDEO alum Ovetta Sampson on the future of data science, UX, and bringing forth the individual behind every data point

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

Employee Spotlight: Paving the Road for a More Inclusive Future with Shivani Patel, Head of Corporate Sales and Account Management

Amplitude

Shivani Patel, Head of Corporate Sales and Account Management, has made an incredible impact on everyone here at Amplitude. Passionate about workplace inclusivity, Shivani has organized a number of events to celebrate International Women’s Day, Pride, Mental Health Awareness, and more.

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Idea Validation?—?Much More Than Just A/B Experiments

The Product Coalition

Idea Validation?—?Much

How to apply the elaboration likelihood model to your next design

Cacoo

We answer dozens of questions every day, but how we come up with those answers varies. Some questions — such as “what’s your name?” — require very little thought and can be answered automatically. While others — like “why do you want the job?” — require careful consideration and deliberate attention.

How to Track Multiple Git Branches in AWS CodePipeline

Modus Create

CodePipeline is Amazon Web Services’s (AWS’s) Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipeline service. In a nutshell, that means it orchestrates all of the necessary build, test, approval and deployment steps necessary to take code from source to production.

The one measure of true team collaboration

Miro

The one measure of true team collaborationThe word “collaboration” appears in nearly every job description, at nearly every company, regardless of industry, location, or size. It’s clear that everyone values teamwork and wants their employees working effectively with each other, but do we know what “good collaboration” actually looks like? Chances are, most people think […]. The post The one measure of true team collaboration appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

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Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

How to Write a User Research Plan That Sets Your Project Up for Success

dscout People Nerds

Some logistical headaches are inevitable. Many can be relieved with a well-structured, well-written, research plan. Here’s a go-to reference for crafting one effectively

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Michael J. Fordham

Excellent point! That sort of information is very useful and will hopefully stop other people being sent to a 404 in the future if the bug could be fixed!

Top 6 E-Commerce Mobile App Development Companies in Singapore To Hire in 2019

The Product Coalition

Due to the fast diffusion of technologies into different fields of our lives, society’s addiction to mobile devices is growing too. That is why many entrepreneurs have rethought their approach to e-Commerce and started realizing the urgent need of having a mobile app.

Making the leap: Insider advice on how to ace your first closing role in Sales

Inside Intercom

A typical career path in Sales, particularly in SaaS companies usually begins in a Sales Development Representative (SDR) role, learning the fundamentals of the profession, before progressing into a closing role such as Account Executive and hopefully moving up the ladder.

How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.