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Complete stakeholder mapping guide


Complete Stakeholder Mapping GuideAs many leading companies advocate for a less hierarchical organizational structure, product developers feel more empowered to innovate and drive change even if they don’t hold senior positions. This shift generates a lot of positive changes, but it also means communication and alignment are even more important to make sure your project […]. The post Complete stakeholder mapping guide appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

Tips for Effective Product Strategy Reviews

Roman Pichler

Hold Regular Product Strategy Reviews. A product strategy , like any other plan, is subject to change. How changeable your strategy is, depends on your product’s life cycle stage. As long as your product hasn’t reached product-market fit, the strategy is usually volatile.

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Mastering Business Testing: Formulating Strong Hypotheses


When you are working on a new business idea, you may be confident that you are on the right path.

Degreed CPO Kat Kennedy explains the skills you need to excel as a product executive


Written by Kat Kennedy, Chief Experience Officer at Degreed, for our ebook, The Path to Product Excellence: Stories and Advice From the Field. Seven years ago, my CEO asked me if I was interested in moving from my software development role into a product management role.

Facebook Causes Continue to Show Little Promise as Fundraising Tools

Product Management Across Cultures by Claire Parker

Mind the Product

In this ProductTank London talk, Claire Parker, Group Product Manager at the Financial Times tells us how the strategy for a global publication partnership can be executed. She takes us through: Problems and pitfalls. Learnings and overcomings. Watch the video to see Claire’s talk in full.

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Great Gifts for Product People

Mind the Product

If like us, you work a lot, travel a lot and generally spend most of your time with one too many balls in the air, then this is the ultimate gift list for you!

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Influencing the Product Roadmap

Pragmatic Marketing

One of the fastest-growing social gaming giants doesn’t play around when it comes to developing future products. San Francisco-based Zynga Inc.

The Truth Behind the Data – Jimena Almendares on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Jimena Almendares has held senior product roles and leadership positions at Zynga and Meetup , and now runs the Global Expansion efforts for Intuit. She has plenty of great stories to tell from those roles, but it’s her time as Chief Product Officer at OKCupid that we wanted to talk about.

Influencing the Product Roadmap

Pragmatic Marketing

One of the fastest-growing social gaming giants doesn’t play around when it comes to developing future products. San Francisco-based Zynga Inc.

Product Analytics Playbook: Mastering Retention

Why do your users churn? In this guide you'll learn common product pitfalls and how to fix them.

Piracy Impact Podcast: John McInnes and Jodi McLane


Jason and Michael travel to Worcester, Massachusetts to speak with John McInnes and Jodi McLane, founding partners of intellectual property law firm McInnes & McLane.

What I learnt pricing my product

The Product Coalition

Startup Lessons: What I learnt pricing my product Original Photo by Alvaro Reyes on Unsplash , edited by Sheshank for this blog Pricing your product or service is one of the hardest things to do. There are so many dimensions to it that it is easy to get lost. I am going to share what I learnt.

A More Accurate PM Job Description


There’s been a lot of talk recently about the increase in competition for product management jobs in the tech industry.

The Secret to Sustainable Product-led Growth

The Product Coalition

Fewer than 10% of startups survive to grow into large companies. Do the odds improve when they try to become larger? Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ». product-marketing startup product-management

6 Steps to Improving Your Application’s Analytics Experience

No one designs bad dashboards and reports on purpose. So why do so many applications have terrible analytics experiences? Download this ebook for secrets to creating dashboards and reports your users will love.

Growth through segmentation: lifecycle analysis to understand your users


Every product or service has a core purpose it serves for its customers. For a ride-sharing app, it may be to get users from point A to point B; for a video platform company, it may be to let users search, browse, and watch videos.

Why One-on-One Meetings Suck and What We Can Do About It

The Product Coalition

If you’re like me, you’ve probably experienced a variety of terrible one-on-one meetings. Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ». leadership meetings management product-management coaching

Agile physical product development?

CONTACT Software

My last blog post was about teams that only become really agile through experience. Today, the focus is on the challenges that agility brings to engineering. Almost 20 years after the Agile Manifesto, agile software development has become widely accepted.

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What is Important for a Young Scrum Product Owner?

The Product Coalition

Photo: Pixabay/Little Prince Before I decided to become a Scrum Product Owner , I had read many articles about the characteristics of a great Product Owner. I got back to those articles today and found many of them helpful, especially for a person who wants to learn more about this role.

The Connected Journey: Developing your Empathy to Strengthen Strategies for Customer Relations

Speaker: Esther Kieft, Delivery Manager (Group Technology) at Domino's Pizza Enterprises

It is well known that empathy is a key ingredient in creating lovable products, yet not all products offer the best customer experience. From meeting stringent deadlines to insufficient resources being available to carry out customer research, there is a range of reasons why customer empathy could be missing in product development. Join Esther Kieft, as she breaks down using empathy at a distance to evaluate the problems that customers are experiencing during this global health crisis.

Crucial Questions to Ask When Creating Mobile Apps with Internal and External Audiences

Emerge Insights

When creating a mobile application that has both an internal and external audience, the product owner must make some decisions. Do I build the functionality into single or multiple apps? How do I deploy these to my user base? Product owners need to understand and decide how to best build and deploy the mobile app […]. The post Crucial Questions to Ask When Creating Mobile Apps with Internal and External Audiences appeared first on EMERGE | Digital Product Agency.

How to Analyze the Health of Your App’s Product-Market Fit Through Growth Accounting


Data is empowering. At Tribe Capital , our goal is to be great at recognizing and amplifying early-stage product-market fit. We believe that in order to achieve this goal we need to have standard quantitative approaches to understanding product-market fit.

Leo and Topics

Roy Madden

Leo lets you track specific topics, companies, and keywords in your feeds. Broad business and tech publications produce hundreds of articles per week. Not all those articles are relevant to the topics, companies, or products you care about. Manually filtering out the noise can be overwhelming and time-consuming. Relevance is a problem we are very passionate about. We have spent the last two years designing and building Leo, your AI research assistant to help declutter your feeds and save time.

How to Fix the Co-Founder Fights You’re Sick of Having — Lessons from Couples Therapist Esther Perel

First Round Review

Renowned couples therapist Esther Perel now has her sights trained on helping a different kind of pair: co-founders in the startup world. Here, she reveals her playbook for resolving recurring conflicts and communication failures between co-founders by sharing her favorite techniques for getting to the root of disagreements and tactics for navigating fights in the heat of the moment

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

The Impact of a Customer Contact Strategy on Churn Rates


A frequent topic for TSIA members concerns contact strategies with customers and the implications on renewal rates, churn rate, and SaaS/XaaS revenues. When companies fail to deploy effective customer contact strategies or deploy them in an ineffective manner, they leave themselves vulnerable to revenue leakage, higher churn rates, and generally experience poorly optimized renewal revenue outcomes

The 5 Skills Of An Innovator | Bob Moesta, The ReWired Group | BoS USA 2018

Business of Software Conference

Bob Moesta, Founder, The ReWired Group. How do you see innovation and how do you harness it effectively to make it work? How do people learn, and how can they work better? Every innovator comes across daily problems that they don’t know how to answer or where to even start thinking about the answer.

ONE THING on Vision

Product Culture

"Unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working," —Dropbox’s new mission statement. They followed up with their product vision to "transform the share folder into a collaboration space." A product vision is the change you want to see in the world and just a hint of how you will make it happen. A solid vision statement will address three things: 1) The target customer — the who? 2) How they benefit — the why? 3) Your unfair advantage — the how?

productboard is now even better for entire product organizations


Have you been waiting for the right excuse to get your fellow product manager colleagues using productboard? Want to ensure your product organization is benefiting from all the functionality introduced to productboard in 2019? As we turn the page on a new year, and new decade, there’s never been a better time to step back, reflect, and fine-tune the system that supports all your product processes. Source. Company

The Product Manager's Guide to Retention

This book walks through multiple aspects of retention, including why it’s so important, how to best measure it, and how to set goals for the different stages of retention. It also provides strategies for improving retention across the customer journey.