Wed.Feb 15, 2023

article thumbnail

How the Metaverse Can Improve Product Discovery

The Product Coalition

The Metaverse is a virtual world that is becoming more prevalent in our daily lives.

article thumbnail

Leading and surviving company transformations — Esther Weinberg on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Tune into our conversation with Esther Weinberg to hear about how product people can deal with company transformation during times of turbulence. [.] Read more » The post Leading and surviving company transformations — Esther Weinberg on The Product Experience appeared first on Mind the Product.

202
202
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

Solution Selling vs. Aspirational Selling

Product Management University

Solution selling is like vanilla ice cream. Everyone knows what it is. It’s simple and it meets the most basic criteria for a dessert. Here’s the thing. If you and all of your competitors are serving vanilla ice cream to buyers, you’re missing an enormous opportunity to differentiate and improve your win rates. Aspirational selling is a more tantalizing flavor that separates you from the pack and makes your products the clear choice.

article thumbnail

Do You Hate Product Management?

The Product Coalition

Sometimes you feel like you hate being a product manager. Or maybe you hate your company. Your team? Your product? Here are the questions you should ask yourself to determine what needs to change. A few months ago, I saw a post in a Product Manager group on Facebook from a new product manager (PM) that went something like this: “New PM here. I’ve been doing PM work for the last 6+ months.

article thumbnail

7 Pitfalls for Apache Cassandra in Production

Apache Cassandra is an open-source distributed database that boasts an architecture that delivers high scalability, near 100% availability, and powerful read-and-write performance required for many data-heavy use cases. However, many developers and administrators who are new to this NoSQL database often encounter several challenges that can impact its performance.

article thumbnail

How to ace your UX interview: 10 tips from a studio lead

UX Studio

No matter how good your portfolio or your work are, the interview is a key part of landing a great UX position. And it’s not only about making a good impression. Or about showing off your skills. As a team lead, one of my responsibilities is taking part in the recruitment process. And it’s been quite an intense period for us in that sense. In the last year, together with our hiring manager and my colleagues, I have attended more than 75 final designer and researcher interviews.

UX 110

More Trending

article thumbnail

12 Good Friction Examples That Help Increase Product Adoption

Userpilot

Good friction? As an experienced product manager, you might be questioning whether there’s any such thing – usually, you want to run away from friction as fast as you can! In this article, we’re going to explore the difference between good and bad friction, and then unpack several examples of where introducing good friction into the product can help enhance the experience and increase product adoption.

article thumbnail

X1's Path to Product-Market Fit — How the Consumer Credit Card Company Pulled off a Pandemic Pivot

First Round Review

In our "Paths to Product-Market Fit" series, X1 founder and CEO Deepak Rao sits down with First Round partner Todd Jackson to share the dramatic story of how his company pivoted during the pandemic and found product-market fit with a bold launch strategy.

article thumbnail

Product Tour Examples to Drive Product-led Growth

Userpilot

Are you in the process of implementing in-app onboarding and looking for successful product tour examples for inspiration? You’ve landed at the right place. We’ll cover what a product tour is, and how they fit into the onboarding process, then get straight into some examples, and finally explore the best product tour software tool for the job.

article thumbnail

R.C. (Rocky) Rosacker – Principal Consultant

Clint Padgett – Project Success

R.C. (Rocky) Rosacker is a Principal Consultant and Instructor for PSI. Mr. Rosacker came to PSI with over 20 years of financial management and program development experience in Government service. He has an extensive background in planning, programming, and budgeting major capital projects. His project management experience includes systems development, facilities construction/start-up, new product introduction, manufacturing processes, continuous process improvement, quality improvement, and p

article thumbnail

Platform Product Management Beyond Features: Introducing B-MAP for Platform Ecosystem Success

Traditional PM struggles with the complexities of platform ecosystems. B-MAP framework tackles this challenge. B-MAP goes beyond features, focusing on building, managing, adapting, and partnering to foster a thriving platform ecosystem.

article thumbnail

Offshore Software Development in Latin America: a Complete Guide

TurnKey Labs

In recent years, Latin American countries have become an increasingly popular destination for offshore software development. According to a report by Forrester Research, the demand for software development talent in this region is expected to grow at a rate of 10-15% annually over the next few years.

article thumbnail

ONE THING on Better than Consensus

Product Culture

Alignment is better than consensus. Consensus is when everyone just agrees (and we all know how rare that is). Subscribe to my weekly Nano-letter: Sign Up Subscribe to One Thing Weekly Name * First Name Last Name Email * Our Privacy Policy * You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at bruce@productculture.com.

Naming 52
article thumbnail

How to do a code review — some tips and tricks from the Productboard engineering team

ProductBoard

The code review is an essential step in shipping high-quality code. What’s more, it allows developers to share knowledge, give feedback, and learn from each other’s expertise and mistakes. But depending on how we do code review, it can either be a time-consuming hassle or a breeze. In this article, I’ll share some tips that we use here at Productboard to ensure that code review runs smoothly — for.

article thumbnail

Continuous Discovery Is the Way Forward for Product Teams

Gainsight

Right before our holiday break, I sat down with internationally acclaimed Speaker and Product Discovery Coach at Product Talk , Teresa Torres. As a Product Discovery Coach, Teresa helps teams gain valuable insights from customer interviews, runs effective product experiments, and drives product outcomes. She is also the author of Continuous Discovery Habits , a product trio’s guide to a structured and sustainable approach to continuous discovery.

article thumbnail

Reimagined: Building Products with Generative AI

“Reimagined: Building Products with Generative AI” is an extensive guide for integrating generative AI into product strategy and careers featuring over 150 real-world examples, 30 case studies, and 20+ frameworks, and endorsed by over 20 leading AI and product executives, inventors, entrepreneurs, and researchers.

article thumbnail

Understanding Growth Research with Carlos Tellez of Nubank

UserInterviews

Carlos Tellez explains the power of growth research. Learn about what growth research is, what it isn't, and how it works.

59
article thumbnail

Clint PADGETT –

Clint Padgett – Project Success

With over 25 years of project management experience, Clint has built his career helping Fortune 100 companies optimize their businesses. He is a graduate of The Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and holds a MBA in Business Administration from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. Clint shares his expertise by speaking at conferences around the world and teaching classes at the SCTE-Georgia Tech Management Development Program.

Books 40
article thumbnail

How to Create Effective Survey Pop-Ups: Examples and Best Practices

Userpilot

Are you a SaaS product manager wondering how to extract valuable insights from your customer’s minds through survey pop-ups? In this article, we consider: What a survey pop-up is and the benefits of using one. How to create pop-ups easily with tools and the best practices to keep in mind while doing so. The best pop-up survey design examples to keep in mind when designing yours.

article thumbnail

Insights from the CDH Benchmark Survey: Measuring Product and Team Performance

Product Talk

For years, I’ve shared that Product Talk’s outcome is to increase the number of teams who adopt the continuous discovery habits that I outlined in my book. The challenge with this outcome is that it’s hard to measure. It’s directionally correct, but without a clear sense of where we are today, it’s hard to assess if we are making progress. I can use proxies.

article thumbnail

Entity Resolution Checklist: What to Consider When Evaluating Options

Are you trying to decide which entity resolution capabilities you need? It can be confusing to determine which features are most important for your project. And sometimes key features are overlooked. Get the Entity Resolution Evaluation Checklist to make sure you’ve thought of everything to make your project a success! The list was created by Senzing’s team of leading entity resolution experts, based on their real-world experience.

article thumbnail

New Tools Won’t Solve Your “Process” Problems

Modus Create

Today we are witnessing what could still be considered the early days of a multi-decade digital transformation affecting almost every industry. From financial to healthcare , energy to automotive , organizations are modernizing legacy systems and embracing next-gen technologies. But even as various initiatives are several years underway, many enterprises still face avoidable issues limiting their success.

article thumbnail

Best Product Analytics Tools For SaaS Product Managers

Userpilot

What are the best product analytics tools that PMs can use to gather product insights ? Well, this depends on your product, how established your SaaS business is, and what kind of insights you need. In the blog, we look at 4 well-known product analytics tools, their pros, cons, and most suitable applications. That’s quite a bit of ground to cover, so let’s get right to it without further ado!

article thumbnail

What is an Agile Release Train (ART)?

Agile Velocity

The agile release train (ART) is a long-lived team of agile teams that, along with other stakeholders, incrementally develops and delivers value. It provides alignment and helps manage risk and dependencies by providing program-level cadence and synchronization. This agile release train cheat sheet breaks down the purpose, principles, events, and members of the ART.

Agile 52
article thumbnail

Infographic: Spreadsheets are limiting your product team’s potential

ProductBoard

5 reasons spreadsheets are limiting your product team’s potential In an increasingly uncertain macroeconomic environment, it’s easy to look at your budget and start cutting out everything you think is extraneous – what software do you really need and what’s just nice to have? While it might seem like a more efficient choice to use a multi-tasking tool across your teams, it’s ultimately not what an.

article thumbnail

The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today’s data-driven applications – not for your end users, your development team, or your business. That’s what drove the five companies in this e-book to change their approach to analytics. Download this e-book to learn about the unique problems each company faced and how they achieved huge returns beyond expectation by embedding analytics into applications.