March, 2022

Six Qualities of a Great Product Vision

Roman Pichler

Listen to this article: [link]. Inspiring. An inspiring vision creates a meaningful purpose for everyone involved in making the product a success including the stakeholders and development team members.

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Burnout in product teams

Mind the Product

In this article, we’ll explore the product management best practices that turn into pitfalls in our culture of burnout, plus how we can better engage these skills to sustain our careers. [.] Read more » The post Burnout in product teams appeared first on Mind the Product.

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7 Different Product Roadmap Formats

The Product Coalition

There are many different types of roadmaps and different formats that roadmaps can take. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». roadmaps product-owner product-management agile startup

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Xochitl Javier, Director, Product Management & Strategic Marketing at Thermo Fisher Scientific

280 Group

For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Xo chitl Javier , Director, Product Management & Strategic Marketing at Thermo Fisher Scientific. To read the entire series on Women in Product Management make sure to sign up for our newsletter.

What Not to Do When Onboarding Your Customer

Speaker: Jamie Bernard, Senior Product Manager and Product Management Practice Lead at Nexient, an NTT Data Company

In this webinar, you will learn principles and practices to simplify your customers' onboarding experience

Planning Ahead Is the Key to Living With More Spontaneity

Nir Eyal

It seems counterintuitive, but spontaneity can’t happen without a bit of advanced planning. Only people with spare time can be spontaneous. The post Planning Ahead Is the Key to Living With More Spontaneity appeared first on Nir and Far. Creativity

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Marillion - the band

The Product Bistro

At an early age, I became fascinated with what was to become "Progressive Rock" I think it was because I heard ELP's Karn Evil 9 First Impression pt.

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What is Customer Engagement, and Why is it Important in 2022?

Apptentive

“Customer engagement is the ongoing interactions between company and customer, offered by the company, chosen by the customer,” Paul Greenberg ( HubSpot ). What is customer engagement?

The advantages of declarative user stories

Mind the Product

What exactly is the difference between declarative user stories and imperative user stories and when should you use which? In this post, we'll delve into the advantages and disadvantages of both. [.]

Featured Product Management Consultant: Todd Blaquiere

280 Group

For this featured interview from our Consultant Interviews Series we have Todd Blaquiere, who shares with us his? valuable advice on how a Product Management organization can be more strategic and up- level its team. . How and why did you break into Product Management?

The Executive's Guide to Empathy-Driven ROI

In this guide from UserTesting, learn why empathy is at the heart of your organization's success, and how to promote a more customer-centric culture that's constantly testing its products, services, and messaging to ensure a strong connection with customers.

How a Morning Brain Dump Helps You Stay on Track All Day

Nir Eyal

Even when something is weighing on your mind, taking a minute to write it out can help you get the most out of your day. Here’s how. The post How a Morning Brain Dump Helps You Stay on Track All Day appeared first on Nir and Far. Distraction

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Discovering Solutions: Quickly Determine Which Ideas Will Work (And Which Won’t)

Product Talk

Visualizing discovery work with an opportunity solution tree has been a game-changer for both me and the teams that I work with. It’s a simple visual that packs a lot of power. At the top, we start with a clear outcome. This sets the scope for our discovery.

The Nature of Product

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I spend so much of my time coaching, writing, and talking about how different it is to build products at strong product companies versus the rest. When a product person, or especially a product coach, has not yet had the good fortune to work on a strong product team at a strong product company, then. View Article. The post The Nature of Product appeared first on Silicon Valley Product Group. Product Culture Product Discovery

Mobile App Retention and Loyalty: 2022 Customer Engagement Benchmarks

Apptentive

While customer acquisition, ratings and reviews, and social proof are externally-visible success indicators of a brand, mobile app retention plays the biggest role in increased customer lifetime value and improved ROI.

Process, Product, and Profitability: Everything You Need to Know

Speaker: Michael Cardy - Red Hat Chief Strategist, Jason Tanner - CEO of Applied Frameworks, and Mike Mace - VP of Market Strategy at UserTesting

Join us to learn how companies mitigate risks through usability testing and real-time qualitative feedback from customers to efficiently launch and develop digital products.

Regulated Products

The Product Coalition

Creating a product in a regulated industry has significant ramifications for product teams. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product-design product-management product-development

Product Marketing Manager Salaries in 2022

280 Group

This article details general Product Marketing Manager salary data based on salary information reported by Salary.com in January 2022. . Status of the Job 2022: Product Marketing Manager. If we learned anything from the past two years, we learned to expect the unexpected.

The Key to Behavior Change is Identity Change

Nir Eyal

One of the most effective ways to change your behavior is to change your identity. I don’t mean joining the CIA or a witness protection program, or adopting an alter ego. I mean, rather, changing the way you see yourself.

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Mistakes to avoid while creating a product roadmap

Mind the Product

As a product manager when you put so much effort into creating a product roadmap, seeing it fail due to common mistakes can be heartbreaking. Let’s go through the common pitfalls which you can avoid while creating a product roadmap to ensure it is going to serve the intended purpose. [.]

The Top 5 Business Outcomes Companies Can Achieve From Monitoring Consolidation

In this eBook, learn what the top five business outcomes are that organizations see when leveraging Datadog's end-to-end monitoring tool.

Coaching vs. Mentoring

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To continue on with the coaching series, one question that frequently comes up is the difference between coaching and mentoring? Is there even a meaningful difference? I don’t know if there’s any definitive authority on these terms, but many years ago I was taught the Bill Campbell view on this question, and I have used. View Article. The post Coaching vs. Mentoring appeared first on Silicon Valley Product Group. Product Leadership

QSRs, Food Services, and Restaurants: Mobile Customer Engagement Benchmarks

Apptentive

Subcategories: Restaurant, Food Services. In our 2022 Mobile Customer Engagement Benchmark Report , a study of more than 1,000 apps across a billion mobile app installs, we take a close look at apps in the Food and Drink category.

Founders: What Are the Signs It’s Time to Evolve Your Core Customer Benefit?

The Product Coalition

Recently one of the founders of a hot startup asked me, “How do we know if we should add new value props for existing customers or continue to invest in existing ones? What would that balance look like? Given that we have finite engineering and product resources, what is the path forward?”

Set “Non-Goals” and Build a Product Strategy Stack — Lessons For Product Leaders

First Round Review

Ravi Mehta, former CPO at Tinder & Product Exec at TripAdvisor, shares his framework for crafting a crisp product strategy for startups — a 5-step system called the "Product Strategy Stack." He also makes the case for setting "non-goals" and using an alternative to OKRs

How Collecting and Managing the Voice of the Customer Will Strengthen Your Product

Product teams strive to incorporate customers’ needs in everything they build, but this can’t be done without clear strategy, processes, and feedback loops in place. In this eBook, you'll learn how to build a robust voice of the customer program.

How to Make Sure Working From Home Doesn’t Mean You’re Always Working

Nir Eyal

When large swaths of the U.S. population transitioned to work from home in March 2020, they lost that critical physical boundary between their work domain and other life domains. As a result, those facets of life have bled into each other, with work often taking precedence.

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How behavioral engineering helps to build better products

Mind the Product

In this post, we will look at the vast concepts of behavioural engineering to help you design better products. [.] Read more » The post How behavioral engineering helps to build better products appeared first on Mind the Product. Guest Post Product Psychology Product Strategy Engineering

4 Challenges Every Growing SaaS Business Will Face: Lessons from Micha? Sadowski of Brand24

Userpilot

To take us through the topic of growing a SaaS business and the bumpy road to success, we interviewed Micha? Sadowski, the Founder, and CEO of Brand24, in one of our Product Heroes episodes. You can watch the full interview here, or read this article for a summary of the key points.

4 Steps to Boost Mobile Customer Retention

Apptentive

We all know that retaining customers costs less than acquiring new ones. So, why does it often get deprioritized in favor of customer acquisition and app downloads? Frankly, the answer to that question is this: For most brands, customer retention is a nut they still haven’t cracked.

Better Learning, Better Results: A Guide for Product and Project Leaders

Continuous improvement is the differentiator that can drive your team to the next level. Download our 4-step guide to collaborative learning and position your team for success.

How Neve Got Its Name

The Product Coalition

Learn the origin story of how the consultancy, This is Milk discovered the name of their education product, “Neve.” ” Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product-development branding product-management accelerator product-design

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23 Tactical Company Building Lessons, Learned From Scaling Stripe & Notion

First Round Review

From Stripe to Notion, Cristina Cordova has worked on some of the biggest products in tech. Now a Partner at First Round, she shares tactical tidbits on what she’s learned about about scaling companies and shaping your career

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Little’s Law for Any Kind of Product Development: How to Learn How Long Your Work Will Take

Johanna Rothman

Joanie, a new VP Engineering, joined the company a couple of weeks ago. Her boss, the CEO, wants to know how long it will take engineering to finish all the projects. Joanie asked the various leaders these questions for every project in progress: When did you start this project?