July, 2022

How Products Shape Our Mindsets and Change Our Reality

Nir Eyal

When I first started using the Strava app, my weekly running mileage skyrocketed. Nothing had changed other than my perception of how much running was “enough.” Lots of people in my feed were clocking 40 to 60 miles a week, and suddenly my 20-mile weekly average seemed negligible.

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To Influence Product Development, Spend More Time in the Problem Space

280 Group

Product Managers are, by nature, problem solvers – and sometimes, they may jump into talking about solutions before fully understanding the problems that a product is attempting to solve.

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Ask Teresa: What if Your Buyers Aren’t Your Users?

Product Talk

At its core, product discovery is a simple concept. By talking to our customers regularly, we can collect insights into their unique problems, needs, and desires (or what I often refer to as “ opportunities ”). We then use these insights to guide the products we build.

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What Should a Head of Product Do?

Roman Pichler

Listen to this article: [link]. The Head of Product Role. A head of product is someone who manages a group of product people—individuals who look after one or more products and who may be called product manager or product owner.

Product Market Fit: A Lesson from Sephora’s Head of Product

Speaker: Sneha Narahalli - VP, Head of Product at Sephora

In this webinar, Sneha Narahalli, Head of Product at Sephora (Digital, Data & MarTech), will give you an iterative method for identifying and developing Product Market Fit.

A Little Schadenfreude - Family Edition

The Product Bistro

My brother expects to be able to cash out and retire in the next 18 months. He has gone so far as to tell his boss at work to not grant him RSU’s this year, and instead to maximize his cash equivalents (RSU’s vest over 4 years).

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Why People See Problems Where There Are None

Nir Eyal

Our baseline dissatisfaction is what motivates us, but we must harness it correctly. Do you often experience a strange malaise, that feeling of blah-ness you can’t quite explain? The good news is you’re not alone.

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How to Step into Leadership and Grow a Winning Product Team 

280 Group

Transitioning into a leadership role after years as a rockstar Product Manager is exciting – but it’s no easy task.

Ask Teresa: How Do You Get Your First Product Job Without Experience?

Product Talk

Landing your first or even your second job in product can be really tricky. Many candidates encounter a Catch-22 situation: Most companies only want to hire product managers with experience, but you can’t get experience if no one will hire you. And what do we even mean by “experience,” anyway?

12 Best Practices For Managing The End To End Customer Experience

Product Management Today Submitted Articles

Learn the best practices for managing end-to-end customer experience and improving customer retention and loyalty

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.

New Toy: Nintendo Switch OLED

The Product Bistro

I needed a little retail therapy and I last had a portable gaming console with the original Sony PSP, and I have been jonesing for some on the go gaming action. I have had my eye on the Nintendo Switch for a while.

This One Question Drives Higher In-App Response Rates and Product Engagement

Apptentive

It all starts with a simple question: “Do you love our app?” This phrase is proven to drive higher in-app response rates, increase product engagement, and ultimately improve the customer experience.

Time To Build

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By now everyone that reads these articles is aware that our industry has entered yet another one of its down cycles. Most of the companies I know of and work with have had at least some level of staff reduction, and have worked to bring down their spend. Some have a sizable war chest because. The post Time To Build appeared first on Silicon Valley Product Group. Product

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Sneha Narahalli, Vice President, Head of Product at Sephora

280 Group

For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Sneha Narahalli , Vice President, Head of Product at Sephora. To read the entire series on Women in Product Management make sure to sign up for our newsletter. How did you get into Product Management? .

Digital Transformation: The New Product

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.

The benefits of squad-led discovery — Jim Morris on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

How can product managers get more work done by doing less?

The Only 3 Product Metrics You Should Care About

Product Management University

I’ve read a number of articles lately about suggested metrics that product managers should track for their products, and I’m absolutely mortified. It seems like the list of metrics keeps growing, only because we find new things that can be measured.

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Oops, I did it Again (New Pedal)

The Product Bistro

I guess you can just call me a Catalinbread fanboy. I discovered their effects pedals on a lark, and I have become a huge fan. Earlier this year, they released a phaser pedal they call "Many Worlds", and while I was tempted, I just didn't have $200 burning a hole in my pocket.

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Customer Love Stories Podcast: Episode 11

Apptentive

In this episode of Customer Love Stories, Robi Ganguly, CEO and Co-founder of Apptentive, discusses customer love with product expert, Ronke Majekodunmi.

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.

Machine Learning (ML) Demystified: What Do You Need to Know About it?

The Product Coalition

The emergence and evolution of data science have been one of the biggest impacts of technology on enterprises. As the web world keeps growing and getting competitive, there’s a dire need for businesses to learn as much as they can about their consumers and the patterns impacting sales and profits.

Problem solution

280 Group

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Launching new products inside big organisations – Hannah Gibson on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

What's it like launching new products within a big organisation like Ocado?

Customer-Led Growth: What Is It and How To Implement a Customer-Led Strategy in SaaS?

Userpilot

Why should you adopt a customer-led growth strategy in your SaaS? Is it possible to increase user engagement by focusing on a customer-led growth strategy and hit the metrics you are hoping for?

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.

Sales Demos: Stop Using This Phrase

Product Management University

When it’s all said and done, it’s your sales team that differentiates you more than anything else in the B2B sales process. Sales demos are your best opportunity to shine because you have the numbers in your favor when presenting to an audience of multiple stakeholders.

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How to Translate Customer Feedback Into Action

Apptentive

So, you’ve collected customer feedback – now what? In this webinar, we give you the answer!

Product Differentiation: How to Attract Customers to Your Services

The Product Coalition

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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.

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.

Finding your way in product management without a technical background

Mind the Product

Breaking into a product management career when you do not have a technical background can seem intimidating if not impossible. In this article, Ambre Josse dives into what is really behind the best way to embrace a product career if you do not have a technical background. [.]

Podcast Episode 1: Fandoms (w/ Dr. Paul Booth)

dscout People Nerds

Cinema and Media Studies professor Dr. Paul Booth dissects the differences between the “average consumer” and a fan, and what we can learn from studying fandoms

White Paper: Product Portfolio Strategy

Product Management University

How It Drives a Chain Reaction of Success Across Product Management, Product Marketing, Sales & Customer Success. In any team sport, the ultimate goal is to outscore every opponent and win the game.