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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Merchandizing Product Management

Mironov Consulting

Product management work is much easier when the product team is well-respected: when stakeholders believe that we’re smart and hard-working and good at product stuff.

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.

How to overcome rookie product management mistakes by Smriti Pant

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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

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.

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

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.

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.

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 Manager's Dilemna

Should Product Managers be pragmatic or idealistic?

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

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.

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.

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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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.

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

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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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 […].

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.

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.

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.

3 Trends in Financial Services that Product Managers Must Tackle by Upskilling

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Download the Brief: Industry Trends in Financial Services with Product Management Transformation. Let’s discuss three important trends that upskilling can help Product Managers at FSPs navigate in 2021 and beyond. #1: Today’s Product Managers can’t sit idle.

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.

Trailblazing Women in Product Management: Cecile Leroux, Group Vice President, Product Research & Innovation at UKG

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For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series, I interviewed Cecile Leroux, Group Vice President, Product Research & Innovation at UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group). How did you get into product management? Women in Product Management

Get Better User Insights With Wasteless Validation

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant

Product teams tend to get ahead of themselves by rushing from idea straight to building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP). How can a product manager slow their team down and prevent them from wasting valuable resources? Join Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant, as he introduces a new way of understanding MVPs and explores how you can approach validation without wasting the resources of your development team.

How I applied my Product Management skills in my transition to people manager

Mind the Product

After seven years working in product, I had the opportunity to become People Manager. Read more » The post How I applied my Product Management skills in my transition to people manager appeared first on Mind the Product.

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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 […].

Forecasting – A Product Management Task

The Product Bistro

The role of Product Management brings many responsibilities, some great, some awful, and many that are just “there” One of the “there” responsibilities is forecasting. Being at the center of the organization, Product Management is the logical focal point for this activity, even though it requires input from groups outside their control. product management essentials

The Fearless Product Manager, by Swapna Malekar

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In this ProductTank Toronto talk, Swapna Malekar, Senior Product Manager at RBC shares some insight into the makeup of a fearless product manager. The post The Fearless Product Manager, by Swapna Malekar appeared first on Mind the Product.

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.

The Most Powerful Phrase in the Product Manager Vocabulary

The Product Bistro

The most powerful 3 words in a Product Manager's vocabulary is "It's My Fault." The blame game should not be in your toolbox, you own the product, act like it. product managementYour team will thank you.

B2B Product Manager June 2021

Proficientz

B2B Product Manager June 2021 Issue. When you look at the maturity curve for your product management team, don’t focus so much on the skills they have. Pay more attention to the business outcomes customers get from products your team is delivering.

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A Guide to Breaking Into Product Management

Mind the Product

I’m a product manager with more than 10 years’ experience in digital products, but I wasn’t always in Product. As a former marketer, I wanted to write a guide for professionals aiming to make a successful jump into product management and now I have.

Resilience as a product manager by Ellie Powers

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In this ProductTank Exeter talk, director of product at Slack, Ellie Powers, provides some insights into what resilience looks like as a product manager in light of the year we’ve experienced since the start of the pandemic.

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.