8 Reasons Why Brand Managers Need Formal Product Marketing Training

280 Group

The more complex the role of Brand Manager becomes, the more sense it makes to seek formal training. Let’s take a look at some of the top reasons Brand Managers need formal training: 8 Reasons to Skill Up. #1:

5 Ways to Distraction-Train Your Mind

Nir Eyal

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What’s the REAL Cost of a Poorly Trained Product Management Team?

280 Group

The cost of poor product management training can be enormous, not only impacting an organization’s bottom line, but its reputation—and its ability to invest in future innovation. Proactively Fill the Gaps with Training.

Rework Online Training Part 1: What Training Is

Johanna Rothman

After the training, you still had these concerns: You still have questions. We can do better for online training. I have not been able to take my existing in-person training and deliver it for an effective online experience. We need to rework training for online success.

The Why, What, & How of Transitioning to Virtual Training

In this guide, we’ll explore the key characteristics of on-demand training and delve into the benefits of this method for students.

Product Management Training in 2020: How to Decide

280 Group

280 Group’s Product Management Skills – Benchmark Report evaluated how training and a formal product process helps improve core skill sets to ultimately advance a PM’s career. According to the data, training is key. Choose a training with a mix of online and live virtual interaction.

New Updates to 280 Group In-Person Product Management Training Courses

280 Group

View our Training Calendar to check out the next in-person course. 280 Group is the world’s leading Product Management training and consulting firm. The post New Updates to 280 Group In-Person Product Management Training Courses appeared first on 280 Group.

Rework Online Training Part 6: My Guidelines

Johanna Rothman

I'm pretty sure that online training isn't going to go away even when some people return to the office. I have already evolved my workshops to several possibilities of “training”: Short-form webinar (20-60 minutes of me delivering content, minimum interaction).

Mind the Product Training to Launch Product Coaching Service

Mind the Product

I think the impact will be so big that at Mind the Product Training we’ve been working on an entire platform to support it. Why are they the perfect augmentation to training? Mind the Product Training will launch the coaching platform later this quarter.

New Training Option – Virtual Instructor Review

280 Group

Check out our new training option, Certified Product Manager – Virtual Instructor Review: SEE VIRTUAL SESSIONS. We are excited to announce a new blended learning option that supports the ease, cost savings and flexibility of online training as well as the benefits of having an expert Product Management instructor lead the way. Here are a few stats on the benefits of online training and why you should consider an online and/or blended learning approach at your company.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Training to be a Better Product Manager

Mind the Product

” The answer, I’m excited to report, is Mind the Product Training. I jumped on the opportunity to drive this effort forward and have joined Mind the Product to help implement a vision of a global product management training platform that links our communities together, builds on our content, leverages the amazing talents that we’ve found, and supports our local communities with best-in-class workshops. Next Steps for Mind the Product Training.

Rework Online Training Part 3: Design the Webinar Experience

Johanna Rothman

When I think of a training experience, I separate the training into these parts: The content I hope people will learn. All simulations and games have to change for online training. My Online Training Worries. Define Training.

Training and Return on Investment

Agile Velocity

Leaders and managers know the development and training of their employees is critical to the growth and success of their organization. However, as leaders are pressured with time and cost constraints, the training budget is often the first to go. It can be difficult to justify training costs without the hard numbers to back up the value of education. The research gathered below demonstrates the ROI of training and its positive impact on organizations as a whole.

How to Train Your Hippo By Ozlem Yuce

Mind the Product

Tactics to train your HiPPO. Tactics to Train Your HiPPO. To avoid costly mistakes that don’t benefit the company, Ozlem suggests a few tactics to help product managers train the HiPPO in the organization and make sure that everything goes smoothly.

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Just launched! 2020 Customer Education Benchmarks and Trends Report

Based on a survey of more than 250+ external education teams, Skilljar has compiled this report on current trends including budgets, integrations, team structure, and more. In this report, see how companies across a variety of industries are building, optimizing, and measuring their training programs.

Training: What’s the Biggest Challenge for Product Managers?

Mind the Product

For the past two months, I’ve been conducting research and discovery to help establish some ground rules for the Mind the Product Training Program. As an organization we’ve set some goals for what we want to accomplish with our training. To bring our training to as many of our Product Tank communities as possible. The training subjects that product managers list as those they are most interested in do not line up with the areas where they say have the greatest challenges.

Rework Online Training Part 5: Design for Online Interaction

Johanna Rothman

As I've practiced my online training, I've discovered these guidelines work well for me : If you want real-time verbal interaction, limit the workshop to 9 people, max. Define Training. Summary of My Guidelines for Online Training.

6 Signs Your Agile Teams Might Need Training

Agile Velocity

In this article, I have identified 6 signs that indicate your Agile teams and leaders need additional training to effectively identify and achieve your organization’s desired outcomes via Agile. . The post 6 Signs Your Agile Teams Might Need Training appeared first on Agile Velocity.

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How to Be an Incredible Release Train Engineer in Less Than 24 Hours?

The Product Coalition

RTE always seeks answers to 3 mindful questions. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». agile scrum agile-methodology project-management software-development

Badges, Certificates, and Certifications: A Comprehensive Guide to Credentialing

Certifications can be a huge pillar of Customer Education programs, but they can also be really daunting. In this guide, we will explore the world of credentials in-depth and how they relate to customer and partner training programs.

Rework Online Training Part 2: Outcomes Drive Overall Design

Johanna Rothman

When I design any form of training, I ask this question: What actions do I want people to take after the training? When I want more actions, I choose training. That's why I think of webinars and training as two different solutions. Define Training.

6 Signs Your Agile Teams Might Need Training

Agile Velocity

In this article, I have identified 6 signs that indicate your Agile teams and leaders need additional training to effectively identify and achieve your organization’s desired outcomes via Agile. . The post 6 Signs Your Agile Teams Might Need Training appeared first on Agile Velocity.

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The Two Trains Metaphor and Instant Tech Debt

Bryce York

The two trains metaphor – the old way and the new way are trains running on parallel tracks. The goal, get everything switched over and leave the old train behind. The worst thing to do is shovel fuel into the old train faster than the new train. Hard to read?

How to Turn Activated Users into Power Users and Boost Retention with In-app Training

Userpilot

And that’s where in-app training comes in. In-app training is how you point them in the right direction. In this article, I’m going to look at how you can take an activated user and then use in-app training to guide them towards becoming a power-user (advocacy).

3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

On-demand training is a powerful tool you can leverage to support new customer onboarding and ongoing education through the customer lifecycle. In this eBook, we’ll delve into the 3 key benefits of on-demand training for your customer onboarding process.

Online UX Research Training – Starting Soon

UX Studio

The goal of the Online UX Research Training is to provide a mindset and practice the know-how of the most essential UX research methods. Why is this training special? We chose the online training format as many of you expressed their interest in learning UX research from all over the world. However, we still find it important to keep the values of in-person trainings : Presentations and workshops by mentors will be facilitated live.

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The Benefits of Product Management Training for Your Company

The Product Coalition

The Benefits of Corporate Training for Your Company The biggest companies in the world didn’t get there by taking the easy road. For now, however, let’s put the gloom and doom aside, and focus on some hard facts about the benefits of corporate training. Corporate Training Improves Cost Efficiency Hiring new employees is expensive. This is one of the reasons why the ROI of corporate training is consistently a proven benefit.

Learning Product Management Skills vs. Training: Big Difference!

Proficientz

There’s a significant difference between learning product management skills and going through a product management training course. Classroom training is valuable, but teaching people how to use those skills when they need them, in real-world circumstances, is far more effective. The post Learning Product Management Skills vs. Training: Big Difference! appeared first on Proficientz - Advanced Product Management Training & Certification for B2B.

Rework Online Training Part 4: Design for Attendee, Student, or Participant Outcome

Johanna Rothman

The series so far: Define Training. The post Rework Online Training Part 4: Design for Attendee, Student, or Participant Outcome appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. consulting MPD public workshop rapidly remote training workshop

Data & Analytics Maturity Model Workshop Series

Speaker: Dave Mariani, Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer, AtScale; Bob Kelly, Director of Education and Enablement, AtScale

Check out this new instructor-led training workshop series to help advance your organization's data & analytics maturity. It includes on-demand video modules and a free assessment tool for prescriptive guidance on how to further improve your capabilities.

Learning Product Management Skills vs. Training: The Big Difference!

Proficientz

There’s a significant difference between learning product management skills and going through a product management training course. Classroom training is valuable, but teaching people how to use those skills when they need them, in real-world circumstances, is far more effective. Learning is where things get far more interesting.

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Product Training for Sales – More Buyer, Less Product!

Proficientz

Product training for sales is one of the more daunting tasks for product managers and marketers and one of the biggest product rollout challenges in high-tech companies. Make the training about buyers instead of products – product training should amount to 3-6 business situations or scenarios that are common to all prospects. This concept also holds true for salespeople who do product demos, with the understanding that a further level of product training is required.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Onsite Training

TSIA

In TSIA’s recent blog, The Impact of COVID-19 on Classroom Training, we indeed saw that the pandemic is impacting classroom training. Clearly, any face-to-face training is at risk, and by default, that includes onsite training.

A Brief Guide to Product Management Certification and Training

ProductCraft

Read more » The post A Brief Guide to Product Management Certification and Training appeared first on ProductCraft by Pendo. If you’re reading this, you might be asking yourself, “Should I get a product management certification?” ” And I’ll give you the short answer: It depends. In this post, I’d like to share a few perspectives related to this question, along with some thoughts and observations about the vendors I’m familiar with. Finally, I’ll offer my.

You Just Finished Training, Now What?

Pragmatic Marketing

Our Pragmatic Marketing training courses are chock full of tips, tools and best practices you can start to implement immediately. It’s actionable and it’s inspiring, but it can also be a little overwhelming deciding where to start. But not anymore. In this podcast, our very own Stacey Weber⎯long time Pragmatic Marketing instructor and practitioner⎯is going to breakdown what you should do first into three simple steps and walk you through how to master each.

The Way We Teach Ourselves: How Our Internal Training System Evolved

UX Studio

At that time we didn’t really have an elaborate internal training system for the newcomers. My first week at UX studio… On my first week, our CEO David held a one-week bootstrap training about our design process for us. well accidentally we had no heating on that day when the photo was taken)Thus started our internal training system. Our full internal training process. Instead, you get a one-week bootstrap training, just like we did back in the good old days.

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How Uber, Groupon, & Comcast Used Corporate Training to Succeed

The Product Coalition

One way is through Corporate Training. It is precisely because of this wide-spread value that companies like Uber are willing to spend money on Corporate Training; it is paying to optimize the company, not just the individual. In the case of Draper University, for example, Corporate Training through Product School courses was able to strengthen skills that employees admittedly already had (i.e. Have you been part of Corporate Training programs? “There are no limits.

ONE THING on Train your Stakeholders

Product Culture

Getting buy-in for a new roadmap can be difficult, with numerous stakeholders wanting different things. I have found it helpful to reach decisions without the politics and posturing of large roadmap review meetings.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Classroom Training

TSIA

What happens to education revenue when it is highly dependent on face-to-face training and most of the world is mandating social distancing policies