Women in Product Management: Gaining Recognition – You Asked, We Answered.

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This month, we presented a webinar from our Product Management Leadership series – No Bragging Required: How Women in PM Can Get the Recognition They Deserve. In a few situations, I have had managers who did not want me to connect with people on other teams. Product Management

Why Product Managers Are So Important

Product Management Unpacked

“Crossing the Chasm” author on how user-experience design has driven product management from product-focused development to fostering customer engagement. It’s all about starting with the experience and ending with the product rather than starting with the product,” Moore says.

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Product Manager Interview: How to Get Hired

Ken Kranseler

Over the past several decades, I’ve interviewed hundreds and hired dozens of Product Managers at companies like Microsoft, Amazon, and burgeoning startups Congratulations! You’re on the verge of one of the most exciting and fastest-growing careers today.

OKRs in Product Management

Roman Pichler

Goals in Product Management. As I explain in my book How to Lead in Product Management , setting the right goals is crucial to align stakeholders and development teams and to achieve product success. Figure 2: A Chan of Product-related Goals.

The Essential Guide to Building Analytic Applications

Embedding dashboards, reports, and analytics in an existing application presents some unique opportunities—and poses unique challenges—to software teams. Download this eBook to hear 16 product experts share insights on business intelligence, UI/UX, security, and everything that goes into building a successful application with analytics at its core.

Thankful for Product Management

The Product Bistro

My original entrance into Product Management I was an early 30’s applications engineer who jumped into the that role from life as an analytical chemist and process engineer at a wafer fab. Then the original recruiter that got me into product management reached out to me again.

Product Owner vs Product Manager? What’s The Difference?

The Product Coalition

Continue reading on Product Coalition ». technology product-owner startup product-management agileI’m going to answer this age-old question so you can be clear about where you sit in the company.

Product Management Accountability

The Product Coalition

How much of a product’s success or failure should product managers be held accountable for? Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product product-management

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Laura Bednasz, Vice President, Product Management at Xylem

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For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series, I interviewed Laura Bednasz, Vice President, Product Management at Xylem. View the full list of this blog interview series to learn the stories of more women product leaders.

The Overnight Product Manager

The Product Coalition

Restaurants don’t put an Apprentice Chef in charge of the kitchen overnight, so why do we do this with Product Managers? Photo by Sebastian Herrmann on Unsplash Whilst it has been around for decades, product management has grown rapidly over the last few years.

Products for Product People: Best Practices in Analytics

Speaker: Andrew Wynn, Senior Product Manager, Looker

Who builds products for the product people? As a product manager, you know how helpful custom tailored data solutions can be to doing your job well. Learn product analytics best practices from Andrew Wynn, Product Manager at Looker.

Product Manager Salary [2021 Data]

280 Group

This article details general Product Manager salary data based on salary information reported by Salary.com and Hired.com in January 2021. Status of the Job 2021: Product Manager. Interest in product management roles has soared in the past five years.

Product Management & Deep Work

The Product Coalition

Deep work is challenging because of the focus, intensity, creativity, and skill required… Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product product-design product-development product-managementDigital workers are inherently deep workers.

Managing Expectations – Product Management at Startups

Mind the Product

One of our universal truths in product is that the nature of the job varies greatly between organizations. Read more » The post Managing Expectations – Product Management at Startups appeared first on Mind the Product.

Enterprise B2B product management by Jason Knight

Mind the Product

In this ProductTak talk, Product Director Jason Knight provides some insight into enterprise product management for B2B companies, specifically startups and scale-ups selling products to large companies. [.] B2B product management Video B2B products ProductTank

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Product Manager's Dilemna

Should Product Managers be pragmatic or idealistic?

6 Product Management Trends to Track in 2022

280 Group

As 2021 draws to a close, 280 Group is looking ahead at the coming year, and spotting key trends we feel will have the biggest impact on Product professionals across industries. Trend #1: The Pandemic Pivot and Recovery through Product Innovation. Trend #4: Product Management Ethics.

A Day in the Life of a Product Manager

Product Management Unpacked

A lot to manage for these servant-leaders, for sure. Of product development and improvement. And of the process for achieving product success. The post A Day in the Life of a Product Manager first appeared on Product Management Unpacked.

Map out your product management career

Mind the Product

So, you've discovered that your dream career is in product management. Read more » The post Map out your product management career appeared first on Mind the Product. Guest Post Product Management Career Career Career Development

A Decade of Product Management

Melissa Perri

I've been reflecting on the last decade in Product Management. 2019: "How do I hire a Chief Product Officer? What is Product Management? 2019: "I'm going to get my MBA so I can be a product manager." 2019: "Product reports to the CPO."

How King Crushes New Product Development using Data-Driven Insights

Speaker: Ian Thompson, Head of Business Intelligence at King, and Zara Wells, Strategic Customer Success Manager at Looker

Product Managers looking to leverage data to make informed product design decisions can learn a lot from renowned gaming company King, maker of Candy Crush and many other games - even if their product has seemingly no overlap with games.

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Nicole Francis, Director of Product Management at Paycor

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For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series, I interviewed Nicole Francis, Director of Product Management at Paycor. View the full list of this blog interview series to learn the stories of more women product leaders.

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The Product Bistro

A topic that often comes up is where to find new product managers, and often people with certain titles are mentioned. product managementBut there are other important or more important) considerations.

Essential KPIs for data-driven product managers

Mind the Product

In the following article, we’ll explore the importance of KPIs in tracking product success. Taking into consideration various performance indicators can be essential in providing managers with the necessary data to identify this.

SUNDAY REWIND: Good Behavioral Product Manager, Bad Behavioral Product Manager

Mind the Product

This Sunday, we’re back in 2018, and this post from Kristen Berman: Good Behavioral Product Manager, Bad Behavioral Product Manager.

Why the Product Message Should Come From Product Management

Speaker: Jordan Bergtraum, Head of Product at Equip ID & Consultant

Join Jordan Bergtraum, Head of Product at Equip ID & Consultant, as he tells you why Product Management should create the initial Product message and how to create a compelling Product message!

Why you need to know about different product manager types

Mind the Product

Have you ever heard a product management talk from another Universe? It’s when you realize that your product management world is in another universe from the speaker’s one. Product Management Career Becoming Product Manager product manager role

What is Digital Product Management?

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Indeed: What is Digital Product Management? Today’s Mainstream Product Manager. Today, the Product Manager role is sometimes summarized as being responsible for getting the right products “on the shelf”; that is, creating products that people and companies want to buy.

Handling Product Management Burnout

The Product Coalition

Continue reading on Product Coalition ». mental-health life-lessons burnout mental-health-awareness product-management6 ways to save your burning PM soul.

Meet the MS in Product Management Class of 2020

Product Management Unpacked

Product Leaders Product Management Education ms in product managementDiscover what's behind this year's outstanding cohort.

Run a Business, Not a Backlog

Speaker: John Mecke, Managing Director of DevelopmentCorporate, Jon Gatrell, Principal Partner at Market Driven Business

Numerical literacy is a key skill for effective product managers. The ability to express concepts in numerical, financial, or statistical terms is a critical but often overlooked discipline. Product managers need to be as competent in these domains as they are in customer problems and pain points.

3 High-level KPIs for product managers to track

Mind the Product

Read more » The post 3 High-level KPIs for product managers to track appeared first on Mind the Product. Guest Post Product Management Metrics and KPIs Kpis MetricsDefining your metrics and KPIs isn’t easy.

Scaling in Product Management

The Product Coalition

How Planning For Strategic Scaling Can Help Our Products Deliver Value Continue reading on Product Coalition ». scaling strategy product-management scalability product-development

18 Key SaaS Product Management KPIs for Product Managers

Userpilot

Wondering which product management KPIs help you get better product growth insights ? Among the plethora of responsibilities that SaaS Product Managers have, defining and tracking KPIs probably is the most influential towards guiding future product development.

Hiring Your First Product Manager

The Product Coalition

The first product manager in a startup is a critical role with immense impact on the startup’s success?—?both Photo by Tolga Ulkan on Unsplash When I joined Twiggle as their first VP Product I was the thirteenth employee. Should you hire a senior product manager?

The Path to Becoming a Better Product Manager

You can’t become an outstanding product manager overnight, but becoming one is almost always obtainable – this article by ProdPad’s Wes Galliher will help you understand your goal, and help you take incremental steps to improve in order to get there.

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Jen Cano, VP and Principal Product Manager at Elsevier

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For our next installment of the Trailblazing Women in Product Management series, I interviewed Jen Cano, VP and Principal Product Manager at Elsevier. View the full list of this blog interview series to learn the stories of more women product leaders.

SUNDAY REWIND: 6 Things a Product Manager Is Not

Mind the Product

Very often we talk about what a product manager should do, what they need to learn, and how they fit into their organisation, but we like this 2015 post from Simba Sagwete detailing six key things a product manager should NOT do.

SUNDAY REWIND: Moving from product management into product strategy

Mind the Product

In this weeks’ Sunday Rewind, we look back to when product leader, Becky Yelland, provided some advice on transitioning into product strategy [.] Read more » The post SUNDAY REWIND: Moving from product management into product strategy appeared first on Mind the Product.

Secrets to successful B2B product management: Part 1

Mind the Product

In the first of a 2-part series, we speak to Lori Edwards, Senior Product Manager at Niche.com, for her secrets to success in B2B product management. [.] Read more » The post Secrets to successful B2B product management: Part 1 appeared first on Mind the Product.

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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.