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

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.

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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.

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.

User-Centered Development: The Importance of User Empathy to Build the Right Thing

Speaker: Jesse Walker, Product Manager at Canva

As product managers, our primary focus should always be on creating value for our users. When you add the complexities of working in a fast-moving organization, we can sometimes lose sight of the forest for the trees. Join Jesse Walker, Product Manager at Canva, as he shares tips on how to build user empathy into everything you build.

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.

Planning in Product Management

The Product Coalition

How Holistic Thinking and Strategy Alignment Can Help Our Products Deliver Value Continue reading on Product Coalition ». strategy planning product-development empowerment product-management

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.

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.

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.

How To Design Your Next Roadmap with Data-Driven Pit Stops Masterclass

Speaker: Sonia Singhal, Product Manager at eBay

Sonia Singhal, Product Manager at Design My Trips, knows just how to help you generate value from your data. She will walk you through a data-driven roadmap designed to increase your workflow during your decision-making process.

Product Manager Salary [2021 Data]

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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.

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.

Empowerment in Product Management

The Product Coalition

How Empowering Our Teams Leads To Our Products Becoming More Valuable Continue reading on Product Coalition ». empowerment management-and-leadership product-management product product-owner

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.

Feedback: The Secret to Innovating Your Product Development Process

Speaker: Liz Love, Chief Commercial Officer at ProdPad

Join Liz Love, Chief Commercial Officer at ProdPad as she details how product feedback can improve your product development process while mitigating stakeholder conflict, constant feature requests, failed launches, unexpected outcomes, unhappy users, and complexity.

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

B2B Product Manager September 2021

Proficientz

B2B Product Manager September 2021. The highest performing product management teams know the market as well or better than they know their products. Blog: High-Octane Product Management. Product Management Playbook. Product Demo Courses.

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Challenges of A B2B Product Manager

The Product Coalition

B2B product managers face a lot of challenges that are specific only to the B2B space. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product-management b2b product-manager

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Product Management is Relationship Management

The Product Coalition

There are countless methodologies, processes, and tools for product management. The product management toolbox continues to grow, which is a recognition of the importance of the craft and work, but nothing in product management is more important than great relationships.

How Can We Stop Under Utilizing a Key User Experience Champion?

Speaker: Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant, Motivational Speaker

With quality assurance/control already embedded in our development process, what if we expand that role to champion usability and customer delight? Join Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant as he discusses how we can educate and equip our QA/QC process to forge champions of customer experience.

Product Manager vs. Product Owner — You Asked, We Answered

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Last month, we presented the webinar, The Product Manager vs. Product Owner Role – Siblings, Rivals, or the Same Person? Are Product Managers both Traditional and Agile? Secondly, is an Agile Product Manager a Product Owner?

Four Key Product Management Lessons from a Product Manager at Mailchimp

Apptentive

Whether you’re new to the product management field or a seasoned professional, it’s always valuable to learn from your peers’ lived experiences. We recently sat down with four product experts and asked them about their experiences in this field. Product Management

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.

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.

Roadmaps Are Dead! Long Live Roadmaps!

Speaker: Bruce McCarthy, Co-Author of Product Roadmaps Relaunched

Join Bruce McCarthy, co-author of Product Roadmaps Relaunched, as he discusses the best ways to innovate your product roadmap. So that it reflects your customers’ needs while simultaneously and accurately communicating your products strategy and vision.

Selling to Product Managers

The Product Bistro

An interesting topic today, what it must be like to sell to someone who lives and breathes products, and all aspects therein. product management salesThis post revolves around selecting a realtor as the trustee of my Stepfather’s estate. Synopsis: In late 2018, my Stepfather, my father figure for over 40 years, passed away. He had been ill […].

Metrics and KPIs every SaaS product manager should track

Mind the Product

Read more » The post Metrics and KPIs every SaaS product manager should track appeared first on Mind the Product. Guest Post Product Management Metrics and KPIs Kpis MetricsIt’s often difficult to decide on what to track since there’s so much data gathered.

How to overcome rookie product management mistakes by Smriti Pant

Mind the Product

In this #mtpcon Digital APAC session, Smriti Pant, then Product Manager at Hike, talks us through 5 rookie product management strategy mistakes and offers tips and tricks to solve them all. Product Management Career Video #mtpcon Product management career

Product Manager Assessment

The Product Coalition

Scorecard to be used with your Product Coach, Manager, or for your own self-assessment. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». product-management-tool product-coach professional-development startup product-management

Storytelling: The Secret Weapon to Turning Your Data into Meaning

Speaker: Nils Davis, Principal, NPD Associates

Your end-user is important to your product’s development. However, this begs the question: “How do I tell if what I'm hearing from a customer is a need or 'just' a want?” Storytelling is critical for turning data into meaning and can be used for simple decision-making. In this session, Nils Davis will walkthrough a powerful model of what makes a great story.

Lean Product Management by Itamar Gilad

Mind the Product

In this talk to ProductTank Cardiff product management coach and one-time Google product manager Itamar Gilad looks at how to deal with uncertainty through lean product management.

A case study – measuring product manager success at Printify

Mind the Product

In this post, Lauri, senior product manager at Printify, shares some insights on how success is measured at Printify, one of the fastest-growing print-on-demand marketplaces in the world. You will learn tips and techniques that you can apply to your daily product management practices.

Heuristic and Holistic Product Management

The Product Coalition

How Working Heuristically and Thinking Holistically Can Help Our Products Deliver Value Continue reading on Product Coalition ». holistic strategy risk-management product-management heuristics

4 Lessons from Product Management Experts

Apptentive

Whether you’re new to the product management field or a seasoned professional, it’s always valuable to learn from your peers’ lived experiences. We recently sat down with four product experts and asked them about their experiences in this field. Product Management

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.

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.

Who is more customer-centric: B2C product managers or B2B product managers?

Product Management Unpacked

finds interesting differences between how B2B (business-to-business) and B2C (business-to-consumer) product managers approach product management, especially as it relates to customer research. Product Management Questions b2b product managers b2c product managers

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B2B Product Manager August 2021

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B2B Product Manager August 2021 Issue. If you’ve been through an acquisition, you understand the challenges of merging product teams let alone cultures and processes. Enjoy our B2B Product Manager August issue. Blog: High-Octane Product Management.

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Product Management Interview Tips

The Product Bistro

So you want a product management job? Especially if you are junior or looking for your first step on the product management ladder. general product management interview resumeHow should you prepare for the interview? I will share my experiences of several hops, and over 20 years of experience, on both sides of the interviewing process. Or you have been […].

Product Manager's Dilemna

Should Product Managers be pragmatic or idealistic?