Product Leadership is Hard by Marty Cagan

Mind the Product

In this November 2020 #mtpcon Digital keynote, Marty Cagan, author of ”Inspired” and “Empowered”, explains the important role of product leadership in any great product company–and why it’s so hard to get right.

Product Tetris – The Ultimate Game of Leadership by Georgie Smallwood

Mind the Product

In this November 2020 #mtpcon Digital session, Georgie Smallwood, CPO at Tier, describes product leadership as the ultimate game of Tetris and reveals how to play the pieces as you get them. Product Leadership #Mtpcon good product leadership product leadership Product Strategy product teams

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The Challenge of Leadership: Asking for Help

Mind the Product

The post The Challenge of Leadership: Asking for Help appeared first on Mind the Product. Business Strategy Product Leadership good product leadership Interview product consultant product leader product leadership product management interview

Product Leadership in Scrum

Roman Pichler

Three Types of Leadership. Each role provides a distinct type of leadership. While the three roles exercise different leadership, the people involved must effectively collaborate to achieve product success and align product strategy, roadmap, backlog, design and technology, and process decisions—without losing focus of their respective core responsibility. [1]. The post Product Leadership in Scrum appeared first on Roman Pichler.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

industry as a whole, with their leadership involved in the. HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 1 Customize to Monetize: The Strategic Way to Create Tiered Offerings.

Creative Leadership by John Maeda

Mind the Product

” This requires a new style of leadership, that eschews power structures and authority. Leadership is about pushing decision making to the person with the most context to make the right decision. But today that knowledge and context is spread throughout the team and organisation, and leadership is about bringing together that context so the team can make a decision together. The post Creative Leadership by John Maeda appeared first on Mind the Product.

Leadership Development Tools

The Product Coalition

leadership startup management business productA collection of models to help your product organization Continue reading on Product Coalition ».

How to Overcome 6 Key Product Leadership Challenges

Roman Pichler

What’s more, do not de-prioritise your leadership work even when push comes to shove and you are pressed for time. Look at leadership as an integral part of your job that is at least as important as updating the product roadmap and refining the product backlog. Leadership at Multiple Levels. Guiding the development team and stakeholders towards product success requires leadership at three levels: vision, strategy, and tactics, as illustrated in following picture.

How to Overcome 6 Key Product Leadership Challenges

Roman Pichler

What’s more, do not de-prioritise your leadership work even when push comes to shove and you are pressed for time. Look at leadership as an integral part of your job that is at least as important as updating the product roadmap and refining the product backlog. Leadership at Multiple Levels. Guiding the development team and stakeholders towards product success requires leadership at three levels: vision, strategy, and tactics, as illustrated in following picture.

Patience – A Leadership Principle

Lead on Purpose

… Continue reading → Leadership Trust change composure leadership principles respectDuring the last few weeks and months so much has changed for all of us. With the recent pandemic we’ve seen many things change that we heretofore took for granted, things we’d become so accustomed to were transformed within days.

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

Roy Osherove, the author of Elastic Leadership, is going to provide some answers that come from his experience seeing this across many different organizations. And the answers focus on leadership. Which leadership styles are most effective for each mode.

How to Cultivate Adaptive Product Leadership, by Jenn Kim & Sabin Sadeh

Mind the Product

The post How to Cultivate Adaptive Product Leadership, by Jenn Kim & Sabin Sadeh appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Leadership Product Development product leadership product leadership skills ProductTank ProductTank San Francisco ProductTank SanFrancisco San Francisco

Leadership Without Authority on Steroids

The Product Coalition

Leadership without authority is product management 101. The third tool, that you are a master at given that you are a product leader, is leadership without authority. The same game of leadership without authority you were playing before, except now it’s in the major league.

Product Leadership beyond Managing PMs

Mironov Consulting

He invited me on to talk about product leadership, organizations, working across departmental silos. Events 2020 Leadership Organizations Product Management empathy executives leadership management motivation organizations trust

5 Product Leadership Lessons From the #mtpcon Leadership Forum 2017

Mind the Product

Last week I joined the Mind the Product Leadership Forum in London. I am very thankful that product leaders shared their lessons at the Mind the Product Leadership Forum, they’re helping to move the community forward and build better products that people love. Another hot topic at the MTP Leadership Forum was related to autonomy. Leadership can be Lonely. Attending this Mind the Product Leadership Forum reminded me of several lessons that I’ve overlooked.

Driving Discovery and Experimentation in your Organization

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk, David Bland, Founder and CEO, Precoil, and Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product LLC

If you want to build what matters, you can't move forward blindly. But to make progress, you can't let things slow to a crawl while you focus resources on gathering data. This is where continuous discovery and experimentation come in. Join Teresa Torres (Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk), David Bland (Founder, Precoil), and Hope Gurion (Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product) in a panel discussion as they cover how - and why - to build a culture of discovery and experimentation in your organization.

What Is Your Leadership Style

The Product Coalition

Find your leadership style and avoid the fake leadership traps Leadership comes in many shapes and forms, sizes, titles or lack thereof, and has a profound impact on whoever and whatever follows. teamwork collaboration startup leadership

How to Refine Your Leadership Style

Mind the Product

When it comes to leadership style there’s no one size fits all. Undoubtedly, the leadership style you employ will depend on your experience, your team, and the environment and/organisation in which you work. The post How to Refine Your Leadership Style appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Leadership good product leadership lateral leadership MTP Leader Members' Content

Leadership Without Authority By Aeneas McDonnell

Mind the Product

Leadership, he says, is a choice you make rather than a place where you sit. Leadership is an art rather than a science, but you still need skills to be able to lead properly. The post Leadership Without Authority By Aeneas McDonnell appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Leadership Video good product leadership ProductTank ProductTank London

Webinar Series: Adaptive Leadership

Agile Velocity

Join us for a series of live online conversations exploring the most crucial leadership questions of the day. More, we encourage you to bring your own questions around transformational leadership. Women and Leadership. Her current focus is on improving the performance of top leadership teams through insightful facilitation and organization systems coaching. is a leader in learning, growing, and inspiring women’s personal and professional leadership development.

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

Conversations, Conflict and Leadership – Roman Pichler on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Now a trainer, Discovery and Leadership consultant, he’s spoken at Mind the Product Engage (Hamburg and Manchester), the Business of Software, Turing Festival, a number of ProductTanks (London, Zurich, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Oxford, and Brighton… so far!) The post Conversations, Conflict and Leadership – Roman Pichler on The Product Experience appeared first on Mind the Product.

Elevate Your Product Leadership Through Emotional Intelligence

280 Group

The Product Leadership Challenge Product Managers have a most distinct leadership challenge: standing at the hub of a multitude of departments and bringing together people with disparate goals and skills, you have all the responsibility for creating a successful whole product yet you have little formal authority to direct the actions of others. Therefore, successful product management requires highly effective leadership.

For Product Professionals, Leadership Success Demands Influence

ProductCraft

Read more » The post For Product Professionals, Leadership Success Demands Influence appeared first on ProductCraft by Pendo. Best Practices Career Leadership PM Role Product TeamsProduct professionals are the consummate integrator-leaders.

Leadership Tip #1: Always Tell the Truth, Even When You’re Embarrassed

Johanna Rothman

I'm planning an intermittent series of posts about leadership, loosely based on the Modern Management Made Easy books. Use the leadership-tip tag here to find them.). management MPD leadership tip Modern Management Made Easy servant leadership

How to Sell Your Roadmap to Your Leadership Team

Speaker: Brett Truka, CEO, Devetry

A product roadmap needs to both capture your product’s strategy and outline your execution plan. Because these documents are such an essential component of your job as product manager, you also need to strategize your roadmap presentation. In other words, you need to speak your executive suite’s language. In this webinar, Brett Truka, CEO of Devetry, shares his experiences and advice on how to successfully sell your roadmap to your leadership team.

Designing and Using Your Product Leadership Scorecard by Ross Webb

Mind the Product

The post Designing and Using Your Product Leadership Scorecard by Ross Webb appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Leadership #Mtpengage Leadership mtp engage manchesterIn this MTP Engage Manchester talk, Ross Webb reveals some simple techniques that can be applied to help us communicate and develop much more effectively. For product managers, there’s often a troubling disconnect within organisations.

Leadership strategies to improve workplace culture

Lead on Purpose

Whether you are an executive manager of a large corporation or the IT guy who has no subordinates, you need to step into … Continue reading → Leadership collaboration Communication enthusiasmGuest post by Gabe Nelson Great leaders inspire.

What is Product Leadership?

The Product Coalition

In a world of uncertainty, good product leadership may be the most important ingredient in building a high performing team. business entrepreneurship leadership product-management startupContinue reading on ProductCoalition.com ».

Leadership Mistakes and How to Avoid Them: Advice Form Tanya Cordrey

Mind the Product

Drawing on her experience, Tanya revealed her seven biggest leadership mistakes, then took questions from the group. The post Leadership Mistakes and How to Avoid Them: Advice Form Tanya Cordrey appeared first on Mind the Product.

Five Ways to Use Product Management Best Practices

As you move into the new year you can help your product team prepare for success by exercising those product leadership muscles and implementing product management best practices. Here are our top tips for how you can lay the right foundations and get your product strategy off to a flying start.

Leadership Mistakes and How to Avoid Them: Advice From Tanya Cordrey

Mind the Product

Drawing on her experience, Tanya revealed her seven biggest leadership mistakes, then took questions from the group. The post Leadership Mistakes and How to Avoid Them: Advice From Tanya Cordrey appeared first on Mind the Product.

Hear Me on Techie Leadership Podcast

Johanna Rothman

I had the chance to be on Andrei Crudu's Techie Leadership podcast. The post Hear Me on Techie Leadership Podcast appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. MPD podcast leadership servant leadershipHe asks questions about successes and failures as a leader. When we're on podcasts, it's tempting for us to tell stories about other people. I do have plenty of stories about leaders in my consulting experience.

The Product Leadership Career Ladder

Mironov Consulting

In addition to my formal coaching of product leaders (Directors, VPs and CPOs who directly manage teams of product managers), I talk with lots of senior individual contributors about the risks and challenges of moving “up the ladder” into product leadership roles. Done well, the outcomes of strong product leadership are collaboration, clear job roles, focus on customer value, aligned goals, and more successful products.

September Roundup: Leadership mistakes, stakeholder management, discovery and more

Mind the Product

In it, we covered leadership mistakes, strategic thinking, discovery, stakeholder management, burnout and more. The post September Roundup: Leadership mistakes, stakeholder management, discovery and more appeared first on Mind the Product.

Social Collaborative Management: Harnessing the Power of the Many

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker & Author of The Lazy Project Manager

Social Collaborative Management aims at delivering, at the enterprise level, a common goal for the business while harnessing the performance advantages of a collaborative community. This is a vital paradigm shift that many organisations are trying to understand right now - balancing traditional work and centralised leadership against the value of decentralised teams and trust. But the principles of harnessing collective power, collaboration, and community build an underlying ‘constant change’ capability that is critical in today’s new work environment.

Servant Leadership for Product Managers

ProductCraft

Read more » The post Servant Leadership for Product Managers appeared first on ProductCraft by Pendo. Perspectives Education Leadership PM RoleOver the past few years, I’ve witnessed and been part of the evolution of the product manager role and product management as a discipline. Yesterday, product management was mostly unknown unless you were already in it. Most schools were unable to tie the discipline to real-world value.

Georgie Smallwood on Product Culture, Leadership and Fintech

Mind the Product

The post Georgie Smallwood on Product Culture, Leadership and Fintech appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Leadership AsiaPac company culture Fintech good product leadership Leadership Product Culture ProfileGeorgie Smallwood has a lot to say about the different ways that product management is practised around the world.

Wartime Product Leadership lessons

The Product Coalition

So what does this mean for Product teams, and specifically product leadership? Wartime Product Leadership lessons was originally published in Product Coalition on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. product-leadership teamwork leadership product-managementI’ve spent most of my career working in the travel industry.

Insights From the #mtpcon San Francisco Product Leadership Forum

Mind the Product

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. Creating a healthy team environment often means saying “no” to leadership requests, but in many companies this can have a negative impact on the product manager’s rewards and recognition.

Trends and Benchmarks in Product Management 2020 Global Report

A comprehensive global report on Product Management with over 70 graphs based on a survey of over 2000 product professionals. Insights from topics: Leadership and Culture| People|Organization|Salaries |Process and Product