Top 10 Tips for your Product Management LinkedIn Profile – Video Presentation

280 Group

Watch Mira Wooten present the 10 best things you can do for your Product Management LinkedIn Profile. The 280 Group’s Solutions Manager and Director of Recruiting, Mira Wooten, recently traveled to ProductCamp LA and gave this valuable presentation on the top 10 things you can do to beef up your Product Management LinkedIn Profile and get noticed by recruiters. The presentation was filmed by the good people at ProductCamp LA and you can watch it for yourself.

Design tips to make your roadmap boardroom-ready


They’re created and presented to get all stakeholders, executives and your entire team aligned on one strategy. But when it comes time to present your roadmap, take a moment and consider that the audience might be seeing your roadmap for the very first time.

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A2A: Answering questions in a presentation

Under10 Playbook

Have you had this experience in a presentation? ” Many of us need to do presentations at company or customer events. Many presenters think they know what question is being asked, particularly if they’ve given the presentation more than a few times, and they cut the person off in the midst of their question. Answer the question and attempt to tie the answer back to your presentation if you can.

Presentation: What is Product Management?

Sachin Rekhi

I recently gave this presentation on product management at LinkedIn that I thought was worth sharing more broadly. I start the presentation by detailing what it means to own each of these areas of your product and their associated key responsibilities. And so I end the presentation specifically calling out lessons I’ve learned at LinkedIn on product management from key leaders including Elliot Shmukler , David Henke , and Jeff Weiner

When should Product Backlog Grooming Take Place?

Roman Pichler

Assuming that the development has developed a “done” product increment and the right people are present, you can use the attendee’s feedback to make the relevant product decisions and update the backlog, as the Scrum Guide suggests and the following picture shows.

What does a Product Manager do? Take 1.

Product Manager in Heels

Slideshare presentation on Product Management Product Management Job Description Product Managers: Who are these ‘mini-CEOs’ and what do they do? Starting a new role forces product managers to think of the basic principles the guide product management.

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The Ladder of Evidence: Get More Value From Your Customer Interviews and Product Experiments

Product Talk

I’ve been dealing with a foot injury and it was hard to stay present while attending to an injury. One of the best signs of an effective product team is a regular cadence of customer interviews and product experiments.

The Four People Addicting You to Technology

Nir Eyal

in a slide presentation below. Recently, the Pokemon Go phenomenon has reigniting the question of technology’s role in changing behavior. To put things in perspective, I wanted to share the main points of an article I published on the topic titled, Who’s Really Addicting Us to Technology?, It’ll give you a quick rundown of the “suspects” responsible for our tech addiction. […]. The post The Four People Addicting You to Technology appeared first on Nir and Far.

How To Say “No” To A Feature Request

PM Hardcore

Make sure to capture the enhancement anyway, and promise to reconsider if a good solution presents itself. No (picture credit at the bottom). Sometimes No Is The Right Answer. Can you talk to me about a time when you had to say no to a customer? Why did you have to say no?

Managing Product Teams for Success

Product Talk

Finally, at the end of the designated term (usually a quarter, perhaps as short as a month for more junior teams), the team should present and defend their progress toward their outcome to their leadership. I’ve been thinking about the challenges of managing product teams by outcomes.

Is Scrum Right for Your Product?

Roman Pichler

If you are in doubt if you should use Scrum or not, consider how much uncertainty is present in your product. When is Scrum Most Helpful? A process like Scrum is a great fit for your product when it is brand-new or young, and when you extend its life cycle, as shown in the picture below.

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What Everyone Gets Wrong About Stakeholders

Melissa Perri

Marketing cannot accurately determine the features of the product, but they can tell you how to best present it to customers. When I first started in Product Management, I was told that my job was to keep my stakeholders happy. My stakeholders were members of the sales team.

Should Product Owners be Servant-Leaders?

Roman Pichler

Caring for the followers, the people we work with, is present in other leadership models, too. This starts with taking a real interest in others, making an effort to be present and engage properly. What Is Servant-Leadership? Servant-leadership means that “one wants to serve, to serve first. Then conscious choice brings one to aspire to lead,” writes Robert Greenleaf , the creator of the servant-leadership model.

Mindfulness Tips for Product Managers and Product Owners

Roman Pichler

Mindfulness means paying attention to the present moment, to what is actually happening. Be present and fully engage in what you do—or don’t do it. I am not suggesting that you should ignore the difficulties that present themselves. What is Mindfulness?

4 Traits of Successful Product Leaders


Product managers may or may not be the “CEOs of product,” but how do you boss around a bunch of CEOs? Leading a product management organization is a unique role in modern technology companies, and one that was quite uncommon until fairly recently.

Sprint Review Tips for Product Owners

Roman Pichler

I find that as the product owner, you are often best suited to present the product increment to the stakeholders: You are likely to better understand how a user would interact with the product and use the new functionality than a development team member. Involve the Right People.

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8 Essential Elements of Your Customer Advisory Board Meeting Agenda

Pragmatic Marketing

This internal meeting encourages host company attendees to arrive on time and is the final opportunity to review session content, facilitation plans and any other meeting notes before presenting to the members. This should not be a one-way presentation. By Rob Jensen.

What Will Product Management Be Like In 5 Years?

PM Hardcore

To understand the future of product management I started from the “present” of product management. The “Present” of Product Management. The future is hard to tease out, but here’s what will happen in product management’s future. (CC CC 2.0 by PunkToad).

The Ideal Product Marketing Candidate for B2B

High Octane Product Management

Understands the purpose of presentation slides – a series of visually appealing cue cards that tell a compelling value story, not product documentation in PowerPoint format! Must be an awesome presenter. As the person who trains the salesforce on product and competitive positioning, product marketing has to deliver presentations to the salesforce in the same inspirational manner they want salespeople to deliver them to customers.

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Gleaning Product Insights from Your User Onboarding Process


When a customer asks the presenter for clarification, it is a good tip-off that your UI or text may not be clear enough or as intuitive as possible. During a webinar, instead of sticking entirely to the script, the presenter should ask the attendees what else they would like to learn about.

Why your next KPI to optimize for should be an opt-out rate

Tim Herbig

While my full wrap-up of this week’s Productized Conference I wanted to share an interesting thought with you, which got presented by Atlassian’s Claire Drummond and Dragana Boras. When their team recently rolled-out the excellent new version of Confluence, they established a <5 opt-out rate from the new design as their KPI to optimize for in the … Continue reading "Why your next KPI to optimize for should be an opt-out rate".

Why You Are Asking the Wrong Customer Interview Questions

Product Talk

We need to reconcile the present with the past and when information is missing, our brains simply fill in any details that make the story coherent. I recently asked a woman what factors she considered when buying a new pair of jeans. She didn’t hesitate in her answer.

Humanize Your Data

Joe Cotellese

So, the lesson here my friends is look at the data you present to your users. I’ve been playing around a lot with the app Rescue Time , it’s a really cool productivity tool that helps keep your workday focused. I’ve used it for a number of years.

Lewis Lin’s Favorite Books for PMs

Product Bookshelf

The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs: How to Be Insanely Great in Front of Any Audience. IDEA : Evocative and moving presentation skills are necessary and learnable for every great product manager. ACTION : Take heed of great speakers and their presentation tendencies.

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Product Roadmap Success: BWP Hosts Lively Roundtable Discussion

bpma ProductHub

Know your audience : Whereas a granular roadmap is needed for development planning, a higher-level roadmap that presents the big picture is more appropriate for other stakeholders.

What Would You Do If Walmart Turned Off Your Gas?

The Accidental Product Manager

Back in January, the Murphy USA product management team had presented Walmart with a plan to build more gas stations on Walmart properties. What would you do if your biggest customer decided to go it alone? Image Credit: Wil C.

How Compare and Contrast Decisions Lead to Better Product Outcomes

Product Talk

Teresa Torres presented ‘Critical Thinking for Product Teams’ at Mind the Product London on September 8, 2017. This past week I was in London speaking at Mind the Product. As usual, the Mind the Product team hosted a phenomenal event.

Productize Conference, Lisbon Oct 19,20,21

Spice Catalyst

I will be presenting a 1/2 day workshop [ ] The post Productize Conference, Lisbon Oct 19,20,21 appeared first on Spice Catalyst.

Product to Product: Atlassian’s Evan Michner on why PMs need to be great writers


Evan: I do a lot of presenting. Welcome to our third episode of Product to Product —a podcast for / by product people. Listen below: In this episode we have Evan Michner , Principal Product Manager at Atlassian —specifically for their chat tools, Stride and HipChat.

Features do not a Product Roadmap Make

Tyner Blain

Several months ago, Andy Polaine posted a presentation about the future of UX , in which he presented a compelling imagery establishing the context in which design decisions are made.

Decision Time: How Decision Rules Help You Make Better Product Decisions

Roman Pichler

Is it the product manager, the people present, or the management sponsor? A consensus-based decision creates strong buy-in and shared ownership, and it leverages the collective creativity and knowledge of the people present—everybody involved contributes to the decision.

Why Product Management Should not be Responsible for Project Management

Mind the Product

In his ProductTank NYC presentation, he discusses the challenges of having one person in charge of both product and project management. In his presentation, Jordan uses the Tesla automobile as a relatable example.

Product Management Synapses

Tyner Blain

This was my immediate reaction when my colleague Dennis Stevens sent me this, with the comment ‘This has to be useful in a product management presentation.’ You know you’re a product manager when this image causes more than a chuckle.

Learning is the Core

Under10 Playbook

Fundamentally, the idea is to limit the number of artifacts to less than 10, and refine your communication with a limited number of reports and presentations. Research shows almost 50% of companies lack a formal product life cycle process.

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Webinar: Make UX a Part of the KPI Conversation With Universal Measures


Join Dr. Andrea Peer, Onboarding Customer Success Manager at UserZoom, as she presents : How Universal Measures makes tangible the abstract concept of experience for your organization. Key Performance Indicators or KPIs are basic measures that are often front in center in most board rooms.

Hooked for Good: How Habit-Forming Products Improve Lives

Nir Eyal

Below is my opening presentation highlighting examples of companies changing user behavior for good. Last week’s Habit Summit was amazing! It was wonderful to see so many blog readers and friends enjoying the keynotes — not to mention the Stanford sunshine.

Balance Your Portfolio with the Product Portfolio Matrix

Roman Pichler

This is due to their tendency to optimise structures and processes for managing existing, successful assets, which makes it hard to deal with the amount of innovation and risk present in new and young products. The Matrix Reloaded.

Jake Knapp convinced me to run a design sprint

Product Warrior

Unfortunately the outcome was far from great, so when Jake Knapp (creator of design sprints) was listed to present at the conference Mind The Product 2017 I was not excited. Have you heard of "design sprints", have you tried to run one? Was is a total waste of time?

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Lessons from 500 Startups on Building a Product Business

Mind the Product

While Americans, according to Marvin, have excellent presentation skills, he says that Europeans are not as good at “telling the story” behind a product. He sees a huge variation around the world in the way founders pitch their ideas and present their companies.