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.

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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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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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?”

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.

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.

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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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.

The Modern Product Team Part II: On Being Data-Driven

ProductCraft

She has a passion for traveling with her young daughter and husband and drinking too much cold brew. Skip to content. ProductCraft by Pendo. Subscribe. Best Practices. Perspectives. Profiles. Debates. Podcast. ProductStack. Perspectives. The Modern Product Team Part II: On Being Data-Driven.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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. .

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.

How to create a UX research plan

Userzoom

Do we expect users to travel to us (with limited funds)? How far would users have to travel? In our scenario we shouldn’t be expecting users with financial troubles to be travelling to us. As an alternative, we can make travel arrangements for them beforehand, so that they’re not out of pocket. Elizabeth Chesters takes you on a detailed journey of the DECIDE framework. Research shapes everything in a business. The product, the target market, the future goals.

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To OEM or not, that is the question

B2B Product Management

Whenever they came, Rick’s team was asked to chip in for every meeting explaining the product, traveling to customers’ site for joint presentations, filling in RFPs/RFQs, submit new collateral as needed, develop additional use cases and related collateral.

Partnerships That Don’t Work Out For Product Managers

The Accidental Product Manager

These folks collect these miles like they were made out of gold and then they use them to pay for travel to far off places that they would normally not be able to afford to go to. Sometimes marketing relationships just don’t work out Image Credit: Always Shooting.

Hiring Agile Product Owners – Where to Find the Best Ones

Proficientz – Product Management University

It’s typically a high stress job with a lot of travel and high burn out. Wealth made simple: news and articles from IRC Wealth. What’s the ideal background for an Agile Product Owner and where should I look to find them? The Agile product owner is a hybrid role that’s part surrogate user and part product expert.

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What’s not so good about being a product manager?

B2B Product Management

public speaking, travel). There are a few things that are not so good about being a Product Manager: 1. Getting things done from people you do not have authority over : A PM role is a highly cross-functional role. It requires you to work with many people across multiple groups. As a PM, you have to keep the needle moving on your tasks. So you have to get the work done from these team members without having a real authority over them.

How To Organize Team Building Retreats

UX Studio

Every six months, our whole UX team travels to a remote location in Hungary’s countryside for two days to have fun and decide together about our big goals. Why travel far away to spend a whole weekend with co-workers? Some people might find it weird to travel and spend days with co-workers. At first sight, it looks easy to organize a team retreat: book a venue, organize travel, and come up with some fun or more serious activities.

The IRL channel: Offline to online, Online to offline

Andrew Chen

Couple examples: Transportation fits into this bucket, which is why Uber’s rider acquisition mostly viral/WOM Traveling and going out are social activities. ( dmagazine).

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

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.

Portfolio roadmaps

Under10 Playbook

I can envision the roadmap for my favorite online travel tool: Tripit. If you travel a lot, you should totally check it out. Integrate confirmations via email from the most common travel services such as airlines, hotels, and rental cars. Friends network: see who’s near when traveling. Executives, sales people, and marketing leaders are often frustrated with the short-term focus in product management, particularly those using agile development methods.

Why You Are Probably Interviewing the Wrong People (And How to Fix It)

Product Talk

Even if your target customer is business travelers, you will still benefit from exploring the experiences of extreme users like children and senior citizens. An insight gained from observing these users may apply equally to business travelers.

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Pairing Improves Writing

Johanna Rothman

We take time off for holidays, vacations, travel, etc.). I’m writing a geographically distributed agile team book with Mark Kilby. We have a 30-minute timebox each morning to write. (We Because we’re writing together, we first had to understand what we wanted to write in this book.

Interview: Steve Portigal on user research war stories in the field

Userzoom

I once travelled to another state for a kickoff meeting, where despite repeated requests, they would not share the agenda at all. When it comes to user research, you won’t get a more honest and unique insight then when observing and interviewing users in their own natural environment.

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How Can Car Rental Product Managers Deal With Upstarts?

The Accidental Product Manager

When you travel and you need transportation at the other end of your trip, what do you do? Travelers simply select one of the established firms when they need to rent a car. Established car rental firms are trying to overcome upstarts Image Credit: Don O’Brien.

The next generation automation testing for video streaming apps by Perfecto & Accenture S3

Amir Rozenberg

The same trend is happening in retail, travel and many more. How many times have you heard this phrase while watching a game on your phone: “Touchdown!!” ” (or GOAL!!) but all you can see is the loading dial?