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Product Focus Funnel

The Product Coalition

A guiding framework for understanding the ‘Why’, defining the ‘What’, and making big ideas a reality. Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ». startup technology product-management business entrepreneurship

The Big Impact of Cognitive Bias on Our Teams, Our Customers and Our Products

bpma ProductHub

by Davide Cis and Neil Baron – Do you remember that time when you thought you had it all figured it out, but your product launch still fell short of expectations and sales did not materialize? How your product failed, despite giving customers exactly what you thought they wanted?

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Dear Strategy: 091 The Business Of Roadmaps

Dear Strategy

Dear Strategy: “How do I align my product strategy and product roadmap with our technology roadmap, in the face of a strong engineering organization?”. Ahh, the product roadmap… such an overused yet somehow still elusive term!

How to Evaluate and Create Great Product Management Teams

280 Group

Join us for our webinar on July 26th, Becoming Expert: Are you the Product Leader your team needs? where we’ll tackle what it takes to create great teams in more detail. When I think of product or market-oriented teams, I think about meetings.

From Build to Buy: The Path to Better Analytics for Your Application

Speaker: Ardeshir Ghanbarzadeh, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Logi Analytics

Making the transition from building your analytics in-house to investing in a third-party embedded solution can be complicated.Watch this webinar with Ardeshir Ghanbarzadeh, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Logi Analytics, for tips on making the transition as smooth as possible, and getting on the right path to better analytics for your app!

Thank you for Coming Together to Hone our Craft at #mtpcon SF 2019

Mind the Product

Last week we gathered 1,650 passionate product people from 34 countries around the world in San Francisco for two days of learning, sharing, and honing our craft.

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Three Product Demo Mechanics That Keep Buyers Engaged

Proficientz

Here are three product demo mechanics that will engage buyers into the conversation and produce more favorable outcomes. In sales situations, the goal of every product demo is to create an urgency to buy!

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11 tips for effectively screening test participants

Userzoom

Screening the ‘right’ participants is the most important part of conducting effective user research. The right participants are able to provide you with the type of valid feedback that could assist with some meaningful improvements to your design.

Outcomes Over Outputs – Josh Seiden on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

A nice bit of serendipity this week: this week’s guest, Josh Seiden, had his new book ( Outcomes Over Output ) recommended in last week’s episode by guest Rich Mironov.

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Q&A with Nir Eyal, Bestselling Author of “Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products”

Revulytics

Revulytics sponsors a series of Product Management Today webinars featuring innovative ideas from top software product management thought leaders. In these blog posts, we ask the presenters to share their insights - we encourage you to watch the full on-demand webinars for even more details.

The North Star Playbook

Every product needs a North Star. In this guide, we will show you the metrics product managers need to tie product improvements to revenue impact. If you are looking for a more-focused, less-reactive way to work, this guide is for you.

How To Measure UI/UX Design Impact On Business (+ Our Own Experience)

Usersnap

Who doesn’t like to use a product that looks pretty? Yet as a software company owner or product manager, you hesitate to put time and budget into UI/UX design? The questions lingering in your mind may be: How important is design to product success? Or how would UI/UX contribute to business growth?

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Guaranteed Conversion With These 9 Landing Page Design Elements

UX Studio

Wanna generate leads? Or perhaps sell your products? Or simply collect data? You must have an enticing landing page design! A platform which – hence the name – acts as an arrival point in undiscovered terrain for curious users who land there after clicking on an ad in search of information.

How to Fall out of Love With Your own Idea by Mirkka Lansisalo

Mind the Product

In this talk from MTP Engage Hamburg I look at how we can become blinded to the faults of our own ideas, and how a collaborative organization culture can help to overcome this.

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What’s The Difference Between Feature Flags and Other “Flags” in Software Engineering?

Split

When I hit the road and chat with people at shows and meetups, I’ll often ask, “Do you use feature flags?” More often than not, the answer is “Yes.” I used to think this meant feature flags had achieved near-universal adoption.

How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

UX Wars: Top 5 Democratic nominee candidate websites, ranked

TryMyUI

Taking a look at the top 5 polling 2020 Democratic nominee candidate websites and ranking their usability from worst to best. The post UX Wars: Top 5 Democratic nominee candidate websites, ranked appeared first on TryMyUI Blog.

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20 Examples of Excellent Lead Generation Forms

AB Tasty

How do you turn your website traffic into leads? Check out these 20 lead generation form examples for some high-converting ideas. This article was originally posted on AB Tasty as 20 Examples of Excellent Lead Generation Forms. Conversion Optimization Landing Page

What we Learned at #mtpcon San Francisco 2019

Mind the Product

In the fifth year of #mtpcon San Francisco, 1,700 product people came together to celebrate our craft and learn from each other. Here is a look at what we learned from this year’s line-up of speakers: Product Challenges are Universal.

Product Love Podcast: Supriya Uchil, CEO of Accelerate Product

ProductCraft

This week on Product Love, I talked to Supriya Uchil, the CEO of London-based consulting boutique Accelerate Product. She currently advises companies on their product strategy, execution, and digital transformation.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Foundations to build on: Intercom’s principles for building product

Inside Intercom

Clear guiding principles are the best way to scale a team while keeping them aligned. Without a set of principles, organizations begin to fracture.

I Asked 100 Founders, CEOs and VCs About Career Transitions — Here’s What I Learned

First Round Review

After founding and scaling LendUp for seven years, Sasha Orloff decided to step down as CEO. He shares his journey and his illuminating takeaways about career transitions, structuring time off and founder life after the startup. Continue reading at First Round Review »

Why Authenticity Matters in Your Product Management Job Hunt

Mind the Product

In January 2019, LinkedIn published the 15 most promising jobs for the year. Product owner ( 87% YoY growth ) and product manager ( 29% YoY growth ) both made the cut.

Sales and Marketing Metrics That Can Help Inform Your Roadmap

ProductCraft

Product professionals, whether they work at a startup or an enterprise, tend to ignore a goldmine of readily available quantitative data. What I am referring to is the sales and business development data stored in the company’s CRM and diligently maintained by the sales operations team.

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.

Intercom on Product: The principles behind how we build

Inside Intercom

Today’s episode of Intercom on Product is all about principles. We use product principles a lot in Intercom to guide us, in terms of how we build, what we build and how we make decisions.

Behavioral Analytics 101: Identifying Points of Friction

Indicative

This is the second installment of Indicative’s Behavioral Analytics 101 series, where we show you how to analyze your customer journey using Indicative! Consider these posts your crash course in answering fundamental marketing and product questions in Indicative.

Insights From the #mtpcon San Francisco Product Leadership Forum

Mind the Product

As product management evolves, so do the challenges and questions facing product management leaders. At last week’s #mtpcon San Francisco Product Leadership Forum, senior product professionals got together to discuss the current hot topics of career paths, talent management, and psychological safety.

TEI 239 Flashback: Solving challenges organizations create with product management and innovation – with Rich Mironov

Product Innovation Educators

How to overcome the challenges product managers face. During the month of July, 2019, I’m sharing some of the most favorite and valuable discussions from the first 100 interviews. If you haven’t come across this one yet, it will make you a better communicator! It was originally episode 055.

Just launched! 2020 Customer Education Benchmarks and Trends Report

Based on a survey of more than 250+ external education teams, Skilljar has compiled this report on current trends including budgets, integrations, team structure, and more. In this report, see how companies across a variety of industries are building, optimizing, and measuring their training programs.

Podcast: 3 Types of Product Managers

Sachin Rekhi

Listen: ProductCraft | SoundCloud | iTunes. I recently had the opportunity to join the Product Love podcast to talk about all things product management with Eric Boduch. I spent a fair amount of time detailing my framework for the 3 types of product management roles that exist in the industry, which I affectionately call builders, tuners, and innovators. The builder is probably the most classic product manager. They’re focused on driving the roadmap and building features to serve user needs.

Behavioral Analytics 101: Calculating Your Product Stickiness

Indicative

Welcome to Indicative’s Behavioral Analytics 101 blog series! Consider these posts your crash course in answering fundamental marketing and product questions in Indicative. You will learn to: Understand how frequently users are returning to your site or product.

4 Product-Driven Steps to an ArtificiaI Intelligence Roadmap

Mind the Product

What’s so transformative about artificial intelligence (AI), anyway?