Traxo uses productboard to unite the world’s travel data

ProductBoard

Since Traxo helps companies like Lufthansa, Booking.com and United distribute their travel booking data to the corporate travel ecosystem, value added is enormous, and deals can be sizeable. travel data analytics success-story product-management

Becoming a Product Manager: The Road Less Traveled

The Product Coalition

Becoming a Product Manager: The Road Less Traveled was originally published in ProductCoalition.com on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. Product Management can be an intimidating role.

Lost In Digital Space? Why A New App Is Like Travelling

UX Studio

This post will cover how experiencing new places while travelling made me a better UX designer. A few weeks ago, I travelled from my hometown Budapest to bella Roma. Why A New App Is Like Travelling appeared first on UX Studio. Getting around in digital space can be just as challenging as an unknown physical location; new apps or websites can overwhelm new eyes. Just take the metro, they said. I had visited before, but sometimes I had trouble getting around.

Traxo uses productboard to unite the world’s travel data

ProductBoard

productboard helps teams resurface key user insights “You know, I had something like productboard in mind before I found you guys…” Matt Griffin sat down with me recently and discussed their old systems for logging feature ideas: As the SVP of Product at Traxo, the corporate travel data platform, Matt’s role was to focus the fast-growing organization’s efforts.

Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Credit card sensor data Travel and leisure Real-time offers using. cardholder’s location Travel, leisure, and local businesses can use location data. 19B a year in corporate travel spend and serving 37 out of 100 largest travel spenders in the. travel behavior ?

How to Distinguish Between Your Product Roadmap, Product Strategy, and Product Vision

UserVoice

Let’s use a hypothetical example — a space travel. While you might “own” the product, your product’s vision should be coming from the top of the house. It should be driving everything in your organization, not just product development.

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Marketing > Building

ProductCraft

I remember when I was traveling for business – my first time doing that and going to New York City. Lately, reflecting on my experiences in product management at startups, I’ve come to the conclusion that marketing is very rarely given its due. An afterthought.

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

280 Group

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. Watch Mira Wooten present the 10 best things you can do for your Product Management LinkedIn Profile.

The Strange Way Being “Good” Hurts Your Willpower

Nir Eyal

Paulette writes about finances, psychology, technology, travel, and better living for the likes of The New York Times, Elle, and Slate. Nir’s Note: This guest post is by Paulette Perhach. I learned how to respect authority from my father. At the top of a huge water slide at a theme park, he put me, my […]. The post The Strange Way Being “Good” Hurts Your Willpower appeared first on Nir and Far.

Assessing value the Blue Ocean way

Under10 Playbook

In the late 70s/early 80s, Marriott noticed a surge in female guests--women traveling alone. At that time, many women were moving into sales jobs and customer implementation jobs; they were traveling for work. At the start of each year, I read a book to spark my strategic thinking.

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Workshop: How to Get the Most Out of User Interviews

bpma ProductHub

In her free time, she enjoys travel, food, and being involved with the Boston product community. . A Hands-on Event on June 14th, 2017. By Garima Painuly – As product managers, we know we should obsess over our customers.

Using Psychology to Supercharge Your Products by Joe Leech

Mind the Product

Unfortunately many travel booking sites don’t structure their searches this way – and so they fail to meet the mental models of their users. In this situation, a feature that shows maps with beaches three hours away would revolutionise users’ interaction with travel sites.

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Boston Women in Product

Product Manager in Heels

The event will feature a panel of talented product managers including Ellen Chisa VP Product for Lola Travel , Nicole Mace VP Product for Zipcar , and Amisha Thakkar Product Manager at Wolters Kluwer and is sponsored by Pivotal Labs.

UserTesting success story: How Ryanair flies past the competition

UserTesting

Digital travel sales are projected to top $800 billion in the next couple … The post UserTesting success story: How Ryanair flies past the competition appeared first on UserTesting Blog. When asked how they prefer to do vacation research, U.S. consumers are nearly unanimous in their response: 95 percent say they prefer doing research online (versus offline).

Ability to Pay vs. Willingness to Pay

Pragmatic Marketing

Airlines try to distinguish business travelers from vacation travelers. In a recent Pragmatic Marketing Price class, one student “corrected” me to say it wasn’t willingness to pay that matters in pricing, rather it was ability to pay.

Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI, on being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business

RealtimeBoard

Interview On being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI Melissa Ng is the founder of MELEWI, a traveling design studio made up of seven talented people based around the world. While living as digital nomads, the members of MELEWI have completed successful projects for McDonald’s, Visa and Samsung. […]. The post Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI, on being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience Starts With Being a Customer

Proficientz – Product Management University

I have to say, the hotel industry has done so many things over the years to create a better experience for the business traveler. If hotel owners and operators spent some time as a guest in their hotels, here are a few opportunities they might discover to move the business traveler experience from good to great – and maybe even memorable. It’s the little things that matter most when it comes to raising the customer experience from good to great.

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Digital Transformation and Product Management

Roman Pichler

That’s often the case in my experience for businesses in finance, media, travel, insurance, and other verticals that traditionally don’t have product management groups, and where product management is not represented at the executive level. Recognise the Importance of Product Management.

10 Tips for Creating an Agile Product Roadmap

Roman Pichler

This is particularly important for date-driven products like smartphones that must be ready for Christmas sales or a travel app that has to be updated before the summer holidays start. 1 Focus on Goals and Benefits.

Design Thinking Toolkit, Activity 16 – How Might We…?

Atomic Spin PM

For example, “How might we redesign travel?” Hoping to turn problems into opportunities for design? Look no further than How Might We (HMW). This is a classic Design Thinking activity—and simple, to boot.

DAU/MAU is an important metric, but here’s where it fails

Andrew Chen

At Uber, our most profitable rides are to airports, via Black Car for a special night out, business travel, etc. Products in travel, like Airbnb and Booking, are only used a few times per year by consumers. The average consumer only travels ~2x/year. How DAU/MAU got popular.

Ways to Define Success and Measure Value for your Product Features

bpma ProductHub

In her free time, she enjoys travel, food, and being involved with the Boston product community. . A Boston Women in Product Event Recap. By Garmia Painuly – No matter what the product, our goal as product managers is to deliver value to customers.

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How do you Choose who to Hire as a Junior Product Manager?

Mind the Product

For this example, I have used a travel app, as travel is an approachable domain that most candidates can understand easily. So I’ll ask: “How would this priority change if we decided to shift and focus on capturing business travelers?”

13 of the Best App Designs: They’re So [not] Basic

Appsee

Best App Design: Travel: Hopper. After selecting your dates, you can choose to watch the flight and receive notifications, and Hopper supplies you with price predictions and hyper personalized travel tips and deals. It’s no secret, here at Appsee we LOVE apps.

The Perks of Being a Generalist

Mind the Product

I’ve now worked in ecommerce, travel, and fintech – the products in each of those spaces have all been entirely different, but the methods I’ve used in all these jobs have been the same. Go jump into travel and learn a new industry.

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Hi Fly: A Lean Airline Story

Melissa Perri

I had my second run in with HiFly in September when I was traveling back from England with my mother. This past year I took six trips to London. Five of those round trip flights were on Norwegian Air. I HATE Norwegian Air.

Don’t Miss These Amazing Speakers at #mtpcon Singapore

Mind the Product

Since 2011 she’s been a strategic product consultant, leading organisational design and transformation initiatives across finance, government, travel, e-commerce, and non-for-profit sectors.

Why Global Product is a Misconception

The Product Coalition

Take the example of online travel booking?—?twenty Making online travel booking websites available in different markets unleashed exponential growth in travel around the world as these assets get commoditized. Maslow’s Hierarchy theorizes fundamental human needs are universal.

Structured Customer Visits

The Product Bistro

We do this as often as possible, hence why the typical product manager job description specifies 25 – 30% travel. However, left to our own devices, much of this travel is less effective than it could be. The fact that you can’t do a large number of them, primarily due to the cost (both the monetary cost, and the opportunity cost of staff being on travel) means that you don’t get rock-solid statistical data that can be used to drive decisions.

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Empathy First, not Paradigm-First

The Product Coalition

Company A, an established online travel e-commerce business wanted to capitalize on the mobile lifestyle to build a product that caters to the needs of the modern FIT (“Free and Independent Traveler”).

Session Recordings & Chill: How App Teams Benefit From Qualitative Analytics

Appsee

Travel: Session Recordings for Tracking ANR (App Not Responding). Users turn to a travel app for quick and convenient searches for flights, or at the very least, to check prices. Sometimes, we think that more is better, i.e. quantity over quality.

Rebooting Product Usability Testing for Much Better Insights

bpma ProductHub

Projects are slow and expensive, driven in large part by travel. And we were able to do all of this, and more, over the course of two short weeks of field work, with no travel time or expenses for the client, the researchers or even the participants. Contributed by Mitch Solomon.

The Best Product Managers are Great Communicators

bpma ProductHub

Dinneen Grably: Even though our headquarters is located here in Boston, we work with companies all over the world, and travel the globe. Interviewed by Oksana Reznichenko. Dinneen Grably graduated from Bridgewater State University with B.S.

An Ethical Sanity Check: What Would Trolls Do?

Mind the Product

I used to manage a travel app called TripCase that allowed you to track your travel. As a teenager in the 90s in the US Bible Belt, you didn’t have to look far to find someone wearing an iconic bracelet with 4 simple letters: WWJD. This was meant to remind Christian youth to constantly evaluate decisions in their daily lives against the question, “What Would Jesus Do?”. It was intended to be an encouragement to be kind and treat others as you would want to be treated.

From Engineering To Product Management: The Two-Step Career Move

bpma ProductHub

Contributed by John Mansour. The transition from engineering to product management is one of the most difficult. Of all roles that touch the product, engineers are the furthest removed from the market and the customers. It can be done successfully however, as many engineers have already proven.

Make yourself "Redundant"

Ask Benny

Find time to Stare at the Wall Unless your team is really understaffed, you are in a week in which you travel, meet customers, launch a product or attend a workshop, if you find yourself in your daily work not having enough time and chasing tasks around the clock, something is wrong. Heavily rely on your team to make daily decisions in order to help you focus on the long-term strategy.

Product Roadmap Success: BWP Hosts Lively Roundtable Discussion

bpma ProductHub

In her free time, she enjoys travel, food, and being involved with the Boston product community. .

Come see UserTesting at these 2017 summer conferences

UserTesting

Want to travel to some beautiful cities and meet some talented and inspiring people from UX to eCommerce to Product Design ? The summer conference season is heating up! Interested in user-centered design, information architecture, user research, or mobile UX? … The post Come see UserTesting at these 2017 summer conferences appeared first on UserTesting Blog. CX Design Product Research

Introducing the Speakers for MTP Engage Manchester 2019

Mind the Product

TransferWise is a new kind of financial company for people and businesses that travel, live and work internationally. She loves to travel and explore different countries, is a barista and coffee lover, and hopes to soon be the proud owner of a puppy.

Come see UserTesting at these 2017 summer conferences

UserTesting

Want to travel to some beautiful cities and meet some talented and inspiring people from UX to eCommerce to Product Design ? The summer conference season is heating up! Interested in user-centered design, information architecture, user research, or mobile UX? … The post Come see UserTesting at these 2017 summer conferences appeared first on UserTesting Blog. CX Design Product Research

Have you observed a customer lately?

Under10 Playbook

Back in my days with Pragmatic Marketing, I traveled almost every week delivering both public and private seminars to groups from 12 to 120 people.

The Benefits of Product Usage Analytics in Protecting Software Intellectual Property

Revulytics

IP is a manifestation of the brand itself, and the needs for protecting it change and evolve as the product travels along different points in its journey. The US Patent and Trademark Office recently held its 2018 Trademark Exposition in Washington, D.C.,

Designing UX In An App For People With Disabilities — UX Case Study

UX Studio

Solution: Travel to do stakeholder interviews and field studies. We travelled to Dublin and did stakeholder interviews and field studies. During the field study, we observed the difficulties people who have to travel with different types of wheelchairs or strollers in Dublin face. People involved with the issue (who travel with a disability) will probably use the app because it provides them great value.

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