The Secret Product Management Framework

The Secret PM Handbook

In this post, I share a simple model or framework to answer this question. The first box in the Secret Product Management Framework. And even roadmaps. The Jobs To Be Done framework has a whole methodology for finding unmet needs of market segments.

The GIST Framework by Itamar Gilad

Mind the Product

In this talk from #MTP Engage Manchester consultant Itamar Gilad takes us through his GIST (goals, ideas, steps, tasks) framework. This in turn feeds project plans and feature roadmaps, and the micro-planning of an agile product team.

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The Secret Product Management Framework

The Secret PM Handbook

In this post, I share a simple model or framework to answer this question. The first box in the Secret Product Management Framework. And even roadmaps. The Jobs To Be Done framework has a whole methodology for finding unmet needs of market segments.

Roadmaps are Dead! Long Live Roadmaps! by C. Todd Lombardo

Mind the Product

Do you ever feel like breaking up with your roadmap? Todd Lombardo takes on a topic that is emotional to most of us as product managers – the product roadmap. In modern product management, we have multiple frameworks and tools designed to help us understand what to build.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 3 Packaging Decision Framework Overview.4 roadmap to deliver new features, but often wait until the last minute to decide how to price these features.

Use This Framework to Unblock Your Product Roadmap

Gainsight

As your team lays out the product roadmap for a period of time (quarter, cycle, sprint, etc.), The post Use This Framework to Unblock Your Product Roadmap appeared first on Customer Success Software | Gainsight.

Essential framework and templates for Product Managers

The Product Coalition

For new product managers or in startups with newly formed product teams, the building roadmap is their first kick at having the influence of the company direction. You might be super excited to go away for 2–3 weeks, conduct market research and come back with a colourful looking roadmap.

This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. One test of a new framework is how well it explains “previous observations.” In this article, I tie the older posts to the framework.

Creating Good Roadmaps: 6 Practical Steps for Product Leaders

Mind the Product

Much has been written about the process of creating product roadmaps, not least the six great articles written by my own team. I believe the actions of a product leader all too often are the root cause of a “bad” roadmap. A Product Leader’s Role in Roadmapping.

This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. One test of a new framework is how well it explains “previous observations.” In this article, I tie the older posts to the framework.

Potholes in your Roadmap and How to Fill Them

Speaker: Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor

As a Product Manager, prioritizing work on your roadmap is an important part of your role. To answer roadmap questions, you're probably familiar with frameworks like RICE and Cost of Delay. But products are built by people, and people are messy - unlike these frameworks. Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Adviser, has identified potholes in your roadmap that are preventing you from planning as best as you can. She'll take you through all the opportunities to improve your organization's relationship to its roadmap that you may have missed along the way.

This Framework Gives You Product Management Super Powers

The Secret PM Handbook

The Secret Product Management Framework. Finally writing down the Secret Product Management Framework was a revelation for me. One test of a new framework is how well it explains “previous observations.” In this article, I tie the older posts to the framework.

Effective Product Roadmaps

Melissa Perri

Product Roadmaps, in general, are confusing. Three years ago I wrote a blog post about Rethinking the Product Roadmap , in which I advocated for a focus on solving customer problems instead of listing out features with deadlines. Well that’s where the term Roadmap actually comes from.

How to Use Google’s OKR Framework to Prioritize Your Product Roadmap

ProductPlan

If you haven’t found the right objective goal-setting framework for setting roadmap priorities, consider Objectives and Key Results (OKRs). The OKR framework was popularized by Google, which attributes much of its success to this goal-setting model.

A guide for establishing a product discovery framework (pt. 1/6)

The Product Coalition

A practical guide for building a robust, scalable, and lean product discovery framework in your organization. Misalignment between the company strategy and product roadmap. Provided by Unsplash All too often, product discovery articles read like high-level strategy think-pieces.

Finding a Product Prioritization Framework That Works

Speaker: Janna Bastow, CEO and Co-Founder, ProdPad

When planning a roadmap, product managers must sort through huge piles of possibilities, balance competing factors, and ultimately decide what comes next. They have to prioritize—but it’s never that straightforward. You can’t blame product managers for wanting to find the perfect prioritization method to make their jobs easier. Still, no technique is a silver bullet. Join Janna Bastow, CEO and co-founder of ProdPad, as she talks about the pros and cons of prioritization frameworks.

How To Create Kick-Ass Product Roadmaps (Spoiler Alert: There are 3 types of Roadmaps)

The Product Coalition

3 Different Types of Roadmaps Every PM Needs to Master Roadmapping is not easy. Every company demands different types of Roadmaps, and every PM has their own flavour. Here is a step by step process to create roadmaps so you can influence anyone in your company like a true Jedi.

4 Ways to Prioritize Your Product Roadmap

Izenda

For product managers, determining what’s a priority in your product roadmap can seem more daunting than the actual work. Because once you have clearly defined and planned out your roadmap (and stick to it), staying on course and keeping teams focused becomes much easier.

Benefits of a product discovery framework (pt. 2/6)

The Product Coalition

This article is part of a wider guide on how to establish a product discovery framework in your organization. Establishing a product discovery framework from scratch takes cross-team effort, so it’s important to get the right people on board from the start.

Roadmap What Matters Most

ProductPlan

Our job entails creating product roadmaps based on what’s doable and gives the product the most bang for its buck. But how can we be sure we’re making the right calls and roadmapping what matters most? In order to roadmap what matters, it means limiting what gets attention and energy. The same truism applies to products and their roadmaps. Instead of chasing potential and possibilities, the product roadmap must build on what matters most. Roadmaps

37 Roadmap Tips to Align Stakeholders

ProductPlan

There are many ways to build a roadmap and many types of roadmaps you can make. Roadmaps for sales and marketing tout new functionality and minimize the time spent on technical debt and scalability. Roadmap Tips to Align Stakeholders Part 1: Start from the Top.

Establishing a market-led culture with a Product Management framework

BrainMates

SnapComms adopted Brainmates’ Product Management framework to facilitate a market-driven way of thinking company-wide, and to equip their Product Team with a repeatable process to take the most valuable ideas to market fast. The 10 steps we followed to embed the Product Management framework.

How To Make Roadmap Conversations More Strategic

The Product Coalition

Photo by JESHOOTS.com from Pexels By Making Uncertainty Explicit with the Problem, Solution, Delivery framework There is an immense amount of “How to” roadmap articles. An option to improve our roadmaps. product-development product-design product-management portfolio roadmaps

TEI 265: A 6-part framework to make sense of your product projects – with Steve Johnson

Product Innovation Educators

To Describe, plan the roadmap for the release. These categories serve as a roadmap for product managers to demonstrate what they are doing now and what they will be doing next and in the future. To Describe, plan the roadmap for the release.

Staying Ahead: The Most Popular Prioritization Frameworks for 2020

ProductPlan

Everyone’s going to be a fan of prioritization frameworks that simplify and streamline the process. So, what are the most popular prioritization frameworks of 2020? Digging into the Most Popular Prioritization Frameworks.

Grounding Your Product Roadmap With Themes and a North Star

ProductPlan

What are the pitfalls of focusing myopically on features while creating and communicating roadmaps? Feature-based roadmaps have long been the norm of product development, they put product managers in the hot seat to “deliver” the roadmap “to plan.” North Star Framework.

What Does the Agile Roadmapping Process Look Like in Practice?

ProductPlan

In today’s article, we’ll discuss the agile roadmapping process. We’ll start by reviewing the objectives of roadmaps and planning for agile teams, then share some special considerations for agile roadmaps. Why Agile Teams Need A Product Roadmap.

TEI 226: Creating product roadmaps, Part 2 – with Bruce McCarthy

Product Innovation Educators

Product roadmaps are frequently used badly, almost as handcuffs for product managers. A year ago we explored roadmaps and how they should be used with Bruce McCarthy. Since writing the book, Bruce has been busy helping companies improve how they use roadmaps.

Crafting your perfect Product Roadmap

The Product Coalition

A solid Product Roadmap will help you efficiently and systematically achieve the necessary steps to a successful Product Launch. If you had to use 1 word to sum up what PMs do, most PMs I know would likely pick “Product Roadmap”. product-roadmap product-management awip

Feel Confident Tying Your Roadmap Back to Revenue

ProductPlan

The question is, as a product manager, how exactly do you map product revenue to the roadmap? In this post, I’ll break down the basics of how to tie your roadmap back to revenue. Roadmap : Visual representation of your product strategy. Tying the Product Roadmap to Revenue.

Proof Over Opinion: 8 Strategies for Selling a Roadmap to a Skeptic

ProductPlan

Proof Over Opinion: 8 Strategies for Selling a Roadmap to a Skeptic. Here you are up to your eyeballs, creating a killer product strategy and roadmap. Addressing Roadmap Skepticism. 8 ways to sell your roadmap to a skeptic and win them over. Share your roadmap broadly.

Using the Jobs To Be Done Framework for Product Management

The Product Coalition

The most popular frameworks, like agile, are more about the general approach your office takes. The Jobs To Be Done Framework (JTBD, for short) is different. Explaining the Jobs to Be Done Framework What is business? Let’s look at the theory behind the Jobs To Be Done framework.

How to Create Your Product Roadmap in 2020 (5 Templates Included)

The Product Coalition

Product Roadmaps are some of the most important product tools. Learn how to create your product roadmap in 2019, including 5 templates you can get inspiration from. Roadmapping is one of the unsung heroes in the product arena. The Principles of Creating a Product Roadmap 1.

True North: Managing Long-Term Roadmap Needs with Agility

Pragmatic Marketing

Everyone wants to see the product roadmap. Agile Loves Roadmaps and Plans. Agile and scrum don’t discourage the creation of a product roadmap. There is no single silver bullet for building the perfect roadmap. Drawing on the ideas of scientific method, it provides a lightweight framework that encourages inspection and adaption through transparency. In a nutshell: Do not bring a waterfall roadmap to a scrum product delivery. By Dave West.

Why product roadmaps are so important

The Product Coalition

I want to address such topics here and show how product roadmaps can help the team collaboratively gather the pieces of work and have a view of long term desired outcomes that afterwards are going to be broken down into sprints, not the other way round. Don’t forget your roadmap!

What does the agile roadmapping process look like in practice?

The Product Coalition

Eisenhower Why agile teams need a product roadmap There are many discussions out there on both the importance of, and lack of importance of agile product roadmaps. I am a firm believer that an agile product roadmap is an important document for all agile teams.

Why you need a product strategy framework to build a great product

ProductBoard

It takes three things to build a great product: a vision, a strategy, and a roadmap. We often associate product management with roadmaps, since it’s the tangible piece of the process other teams see.

6 Crucial Conversations to Have Before You Start Your Roadmap

ProductPlan

A carefully constructed roadmap can be a powerful tool that can align stakeholders and motivate coworkers. But a neglected roadmap can prove problematic and breed internal dissent. Making sure a roadmap falls into the first category doesn’t happen by accident. Much of this work begins before you even fire up your favorite roadmapping tool and drop a single item or theme on there. Fixing a roadmap is much harder than getting it right from the get-go.

7 Roadmap Changes That Will Make a Big Difference to Computer Software Product Managers

ProductPlan

So how do product roadmaps help ensure this remains the case? Product Roadmaps for Computer Software Product Managers. To help you make the most of your product roadmap, we’ve got seven minor tweaks that make a significant impact on your product’s and organization’s success.

Requirements, Roadmaps & Rollouts: The B2B Product Manager Magazine, February 2017

Proficientz

In this issue we cover everything from requirements to roadmaps to rollouts. We also throw in a few tips for hiring the best Agile Product Owners, and a universal product management framework that’s been sitting right under our nose. And for the first time in five years, Proficientz is offering a public training workshop – How to Create a Strategic Portfolio Roadmap, March 28th in Atlanta. Five Reasons You Need a Strategic Portfolio Roadmap.