Top tips from #mtpcon speakers

Mind the Product

We revisit tips from previous speakers. [.] Read more » The post Top tips from #mtpcon speakers appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Management Conference TipsWith #mtpcon London/EMEA just around the corner, it's time to get excited!

Tips for Becoming a Head of Product

Roman Pichler

The post Tips for Becoming a Head of Product appeared first on Roman Pichler. Be Prepared to Look after People, Not Products. When you become a head of product, you move into a line management position.

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5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek

Mind the Product

Every month, product experts from around the world share their ideas and insights in our Prioritised and MTP Leader content and every month we recap some of their finest tips. General Members roundup Tips

5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek

Mind the Product

Every month, product experts from around the world share their ideas and insights in our Prioritised and MTP Leader and every month we recap some of their finest tips. Read more » The post 5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek appeared first on Mind the Product.

Leading Under Uncertainty

Speaker: Greg Coticchia, CEO & Founder of ENTRA

Organizations of all types and sizes are facing common challenges of how to deal with the uncertainty in our current professional and personal lives. How can you plan when you are uncertain of what's next? On a product level, how can you be sure of delivering the ‘right’ messaging, products, solutions, and services to customers? How do you survive to fight the fight another day? In this session, we will discuss important tips for you as a Product Manager dealing with uncertainty. At the same time, we will discuss another important aspect of dealing with uncertainty, and that is building trust, especially while many of us are working remotely or in new or different settings.

5 Tips for Saying No to Stakeholders

Roman Pichler

The post 5 Tips for Saying No to Stakeholders appeared first on Roman Pichler. Imagine that you are talking to John, a senior salesperson who’s been involved with the product for a while. John mentions the upcoming product release and says, “You really must add the enhanced reporting feature.

5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek (August)

Mind the Product

Every month, product experts from around the world share their ideas and insights in our Prioritised and MTP Leader content and every month we recap some of their finest tips. Product Management Skills Members roundup Tips

Stakeholder Management Tips for Product People

Roman Pichler

The following tips will help you with this. You can find more collaborative decision-making tips in my book How to Lead in Product Management. The post Stakeholder Management Tips for Product People appeared first on Roman Pichler.

5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek

Mind the Product

Every month, product experts from around the world share their ideas and insights in our Prioritised and MTP Leader, and every month we recap some of their finest tips. Read more » The post 5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek appeared first on Mind the Product.

5 Tips for Product Managers: Members Content Sneak Preview

Mind the Product

The post 5 Tips for Product Managers: Members Content Sneak Preview appeared first on Mind the Product. Product Management Skills members roundup TipsExperts featured in our Prioritised and MTP Leader content give us new product management ideas and insights every month.

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.

3 Tips for Optimizing the Product Manager and Product Owner Relationship [+Webinar]

280 Group

Tip #1: Be Clear on Who Does What. Tip #2: Build a Collaborative Relationship. Tip #3: Build a Career Path. The post 3 Tips for Optimizing the Product Manager and Product Owner Relationship [+Webinar] appeared first on 280 Group.

Persuasion Tips: Have A Goal

The Secret PM Handbook

This article is a follow-on to my overview article on persuasion tips for product managers.). The post Persuasion Tips: Have A Goal appeared first on The Secret Product Manager Handbook. Product Management goals persuasion tipsUnderstand and articulate what you’re trying to achieve. Every presentation or opportunity for persuasion has a goal, or possibly a few goals. Are you trying to get some executives to make a decision in your favor?

Tips for Becoming a Head of Product

Roman Pichler

The post Tips for Becoming a Head of Product appeared first on Roman Pichler. Listen to this article: [link]. Be Prepared to Look after People, Not Products. When you become a head of product, you move into a line management position.

Tips to collaborate better with your development team

Mind the Product

Read more » The post Tips to collaborate better with your development team appeared first on Mind the Product. Why are development teams so hard to work with? You’ve done your part—you have your OKRs, roadmaps, specs and designs in good shape.

You’re Invited: Innovate Through Data Virtual Summit

Speaker: Logi Analytics

Logi Spark 2021 consists of two days of networking, best practice sessions, and forward-thinking keynotes on the future of data. Visit our website to preview our sessions and sign up to join other data leaders looking to transform the world of analytics

Leadership Tip #11: Substitute the Word Trust for Empower

Johanna Rothman

This tip is mostly from Practical Ways to Lead an Innovative Organization. This is a part of the series of intermittent leadership tips. The post Leadership Tip #11: Substitute the Word Trust for Empower appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant.

Product Management Recruiting: 6 Tips to Accelerate the Process

280 Group

Here are some tips: Establish Clear Goals : Write down the three things you expect this new hire will do for the organization, whether it be solving existing problems, or adding new capabilities to the team.

Product Management Interview Tips

The Product Bistro

So you want a product management job? How should you prepare for the interview? Especially if you are junior or looking for your first step on the product management ladder. 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 […]. general product management interview resume

4 Agile Leadership Tips For A Successful Agile Transformation

Agile Velocity

Tip #1. Tip #2. Tip #3. Tip #4. The post 4 Agile Leadership Tips For A Successful Agile Transformation appeared first on Agile Velocity. An Agile transformation is a major organizational shift requiring senior leadership to be deeply engaged.

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Dealing with Difficult Stakeholders: Tips for Product People

Speaker: Roman Pichler, Product Management Expert and Acclaimed Author

Leading stakeholders and development teams is notoriously challenging for product managers: They lack the power to tell the individuals what to do, but they need their support to progress the product. To make things worse, stakeholders come from different departments and often have different perspectives and interests, which leads to disagreements and conflicts. Join Roman Pichler, product management expert and acclaimed author, as he shares tips to help you more effectively deal with difficult stakeholders and techniques for constructively resolving conflict.

10 Product Backlog Tips

Roman Pichler

Tip #1: Complement your Product Backlog with a Product Roadmap. Tip #2: Focus your Backlog on the Next Major Release. Tip #3: Start with a Short and Sketchy Product Backlog. Tip #4. Tip #5: Say No. Tip #6: Look beyond User Stories. Tip #7: Prioritise your Backlog. Tip #8: Proactively Manage your Product Backlog. Tip #9: Get the Backlog Ready. Tip #10: Make your Product Backlog Visible and Easily Accessible.

Six Tips To Help You Reach Your Target Audience

The Product Coalition

Six Tips To Help You Reach Your Target Audience was originally published in Product Coalition on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. target-audience customer-reach customer-engagement tips

Tips for Effective Product Strategy Reviews

Roman Pichler

The post Tips for Effective Product Strategy Reviews appeared first on Roman Pichler. Hold Regular Product Strategy Reviews. A product strategy , like any other plan, is subject to change. How changeable your strategy is, depends on your product’s life cycle stage.

Time Management Tips – Meetings

The Product Bistro

I wish I had the secret to time management and how to control the beastly amount of tasks that build inexorably in the typical product manager’s “to-do” list. Alas, Product Management is one of those roles that collects the odds and ends of the organization, either by design (formally assigned), or by being the “buck-stops-here” […]. product management essentials

UX and Design Tips for Better Dashboards: Product Manager Laura Klein Explains How to Improve Your Analytics

Speaker: Laura Klein, Principal at Users Know and Author of UX for Lean Startups

No one makes poorly designed products on purpose. And yet we have so many of them in our lives. That's why Laura Klein, product manager and UX designer, has a set of tips to help application teams improve their embedded dashboards and reports.

Product Discovery Tips

Roman Pichler

Bring the Right People Together. Product discovery is a team sport. You should therefore involve the right people in the discovery work and secure enough of their time. I find it helpful to form a product discovery team that consists of: Development team members: user experience (UX) designer, developer, tester; Key stakeholders , for example, people from marketing, sales, and support; A ScrumMaster or agile coach.

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Leadership Tip 8: Stop Focusing on Happiness & Measure Satisfaction Instead

Johanna Rothman

This is a part of the series of leadership tips. The post Leadership Tip 8: Stop Focusing on Happiness & Measure Satisfaction Instead appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. Do you or your managers want people to be happy at work? That's a laudable goal.

5 Tips for Saying No to Stakeholders

Roman Pichler

The post 5 Tips for Saying No to Stakeholders appeared first on Roman Pichler. Listen to this article: [link]. Imagine that you are talking to John, a senior salesperson who’s been involved with the product for a while.

Tips for Growing a Product Management Team

Roman Pichler

The post Tips for Growing a Product Management Team appeared first on Roman Pichler. Organise Around Products. In order to grow your product management team, start by reviewing your product portfolio.

How to avoid the top 3 mistakes when hiring a software development team

The entire world is being rebuilt with software, so no matter what business you’re in, you’re in the tech business. In this short article, Band of Coders shares with you the top 3 mistakes made when hiring a software team, and a few tips on how to avoid them.

Tips for Growing a Product Management Team

Roman Pichler

The post Tips for Growing a Product Management Team appeared first on Roman Pichler. Organise Around Products. In order to grow your product management team, start by reviewing your product portfolio.

Six Remote Mobile Product Manager Tips

Apptentive

Now, this one is probably on every list of “work from home tips” on the internet, but it’s important. But hopefully, some of these tips and tricks will help make it easier for you and your team. The post Six Remote Mobile Product Manager Tips appeared first on Apptentive.

Leadership Tip #10: Commit Coherent & Meaningful Work to a Team

Johanna Rothman

This is a part of the series of leadership tips. The post Leadership Tip #10: Commit Coherent & Meaningful Work to a Team appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. Many managers feel the need to get more and more done.

5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek

Mind the Product

Every month, product experts from around the world share their ideas and insights in our Prioritised and MTP Leader and every month we recap some of their finest tips. Read more » The post 5 Tips for Product Managers: Membership Only Content Sneak Peek appeared first on Mind the Product.

Product Management Excellence: Data-Driven Insights into High Performance

Speaker: Jeff Lash, VP and Group Director, Product Management, SiriusDecisions

What do high performing Product Management teams do right? SiriusDecisions has conducted research into highly successful organizations, looked at the data, and identified the key characteristics that separate the top performers from everyone else. Jeff Lash, VP and Group Director, Product Management at SiriusDecisions and recognized product management leader, will cover the four key factors uncovered in the data that drive successful product management organizations and describe some problems that a company may see when these are not done well. You'll leave with specific, practical tips you can start to implement immediately to improve your product management team's performance in these areas.

Insider Tips on Running Double-Sided Marketplaces

Mind the Product

The post Insider Tips on Running Double-Sided Marketplaces appeared first on Mind the Product. What do you get when you have a room full of marketplace product leaders from areas as diverse as pet care, heavy machinery, content creators and consumer goods comparisons? A ProductTank!

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Sprint Planning Tips for Product Owners

Roman Pichler

The post Sprint Planning Tips for Product Owners appeared first on Roman Pichler. Come Prepared. Make sure you carry out the necessary prep work prior to the sprint planning meeting. Be clear on what you want the sprint to achieve, ensure that the product backlog is appropriately refined (or groomed) , and have its high-priority items ready.

Persuasion Tips: Pre-Handle Objections

The Secret PM Handbook

(This is the third article in my Persuasion Tips series.). Because I’d practiced my demo (another key persuasion tip – practice!), The post Persuasion Tips: Pre-Handle Objections appeared first on The Secret Product Manager Handbook. Pre-handling objections” is about showing empathy for your audience. You put yourself in your audience’s shoes, figure out what they’re going to be worried about, and make sure you have answers to some of those worries.

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Persuasion Tips For Product Managers

The Secret PM Handbook

After a few well-received presentations to senior executives, a few colleagues at my new company asked me, based on the positive effect I got, “Can you give us some tips on persuasion?”. And as I reflected on all the books I’ve read, and videos I’ve watched, and the trainings I’ve taken, I realized I do have a few tips I can share. So, let’s talk about a few tips you can take some action on right away. Persuasion Tips. The first tip is to have a goal.

Product Management: Guide to Thriving as a Product Manager

As more organizations move from project to product thinking, Product Managers are occupying increasingly crucial roles. Download this guide to learn tips and strategies that will help you grow into a strong Product Manager and thrive in the position.