Practical Design Thinking Part 3: A better way to run remote workshops?

Mind the Product

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Product Manager’s Secret 2020 Weapon: Remote Workshops

Mind the Product

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Remote Workshops Are the Killer App for 2020

Modus Create

Drew discussed remote innovation workshops in his latest webinar, watch the video here: Remote Meetings Aren’t the Same. The good news is that we can overcome this loss through remote workshops. We do this through remote workshops. The New Way: Remote Workshops. Workshops.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Constructing a Persona Workshop

Mind the Product

How do you collectively build your marketing persona through a workshop? Preparing for a Persona Workshop. Market research and having a customer proxy are prerequisites for a persona workshop. You need to conduct quantitative market surveys or qualitative customer interviews in advance, fully digest the research and be ready to present the findings at the beginning of the workshop. The two most frequent exercises I use in my workshops are: Write lines.

How Product Managers Can Learn to Love Reporting

Speaker: Eric Feinstein, Professional Services Manager, Looker

Eric Feinstein, Professional Services Manager at Looker, has done workshops with product managers who are looking to add effective reporting. In this session, he'll cover: The process and workshop activities PMs can use to define reports that will be part of their product. For a long time, Product Managers have found it challenging to design interfaces inside their products that users could use for reporting. It seems like PMs and engineers have grown to hate embedded reporting.

Writing Workshop to Free Your Inner Writer Open for Registration

Johanna Rothman

I have finally opened my first writing workshop, Writing Workshop 1: Free Your Inner Writer again. It took me a while to figure out how to organize the workshop so everyone (including me) could succeed. I'm planning to offer the workshop once a quarter.

Writing Workshops Registration Open

Johanna Rothman

I have finally finished recording the videos for my writing workshops. Writing Non-Fiction Workshop 1: Enhance Your Business and Reputation (Q1 session starts Jan 2018). Writing Non-Fiction Workshop 2: Secrets of Successful Non-Fiction Writers (Q1 Session starts Jan 2018). The first workshop is about building a habit of writing. If you want to help people see the value in your writing, this workshop will help you express it. MPD writing public workshop

Engagement Workshop: Identifying Friction with Your Tools

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: Identifying Friction with Your Tools appeared first on Centercode. Test Management beta tester participation beta testing tools engagement workshop increase beta participation surveys tester engagementYour feedback forms , surveys , and project workspace are more than just boxes you tick off of your test prep checklist — they’re an essential element of your Customer Validation project’s success.

Announcement: New Distributed Agile Teams Online Workshop

Johanna Rothman

The post Announcement: New Distributed Agile Teams Online Workshop appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. MPD workshop agile geographically distributed teams leanAfter Mark Kilby and I collaborated on From Chaos to Successful Distributed Agile Teams , we decided to start creating online classes. We have just opened registration for our first geographically distributed agile teams class. See Prepare for Successful Distributed Agile Teams. It's a self-study class.

Decide When You Need to Meet, Workshop, or Write to Save Energy and Time

Johanna Rothman

Workshops where we work as a team. The more often I support people in their preparation, the faster we can get to the topic under discussion or of the workshop. That might be a workshop. You're a busy product person, a Product Owner.

Engagement Workshop: Identifying Tester Communication Problems

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: Identifying Tester Communication Problems appeared first on Centercode. Test Management communication engagement workshop increase beta participation test participation tester engagementMaintaining tester engagement is one of the most persistent challenges facing today’s Customer Validation (CV) professionals. More than half of professionals are having issues securing useful feedback.

Using Miro to run seamless remote meetings & workshops

Miro

Using Miro to run seamless remote meetings & workshopsWhether you’re running a professional workshop, holding an impromptu brainstorming session, or transitioning your Agile ceremonies online, managing and facilitating online sessions can be challenging. The post Using Miro to run seamless remote meetings & workshops appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

Workshop: How to Get the Most Out of User Interviews

bpma ProductHub

In June, Boston Women in Product will host a workshop on conducting user interviews , led by Kevin Chang, a product designer at Pivotal Labs. To learn more, join us for a hands-on workshop on Conducting User Interviews at Pivotal Labs in Cambridge (June 14th, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM). A Hands-on Event on June 14th, 2017. By Garima Painuly – As product managers, we know we should obsess over our customers.

Resume and Interview Workshop with Keith Cline

bpma ProductHub

Contributed by Cait Porte. In November, the Boston Women in Product (BWP) hosted an event with the support of Keith Cline. The event focused on resume writing and interview preparation specific to the Product Management function. Keith has spent the last 15 years helping grow Boston’s vibrant technology and startup communities. In 2002, Keith founded Dissero, a recruiting firm focused on early to mid-stage venture-backed technology companies.

Resume and Interview Workshop with Keith Klein

bpma ProductHub

Contributed by Cait Porte. In November, the Boston Women in Product (BWP) hosted an event with the support of Keith Cline. The event focused on resume writing and interview preparation specific to the Product Management function. Keith has spent the last 15 years helping grow Boston’s vibrant technology and startup communities. In 2002, Keith founded Dissero, a recruiting firm focused on early to mid-stage venture-backed technology companies.

Online Writing Workshops Return!

Johanna Rothman

I have revamped my writing workshops (finally). The Q1 workshops are now available. Writing Non-Fiction Workshop 1: Free Your Inner Writer (Q1 session starts Jan 1, 2019). Writing Non-Fiction Workshop 2: Secrets of Successful Non-Fiction Writers (Q1 Session starts Jan 2, 2019). If you are ready to learn to write better and faster, take Writing Workshop 1. If you are happy with your speed and want to publish more, take Writing Workshop 2.

Engagement Workshop: Identifying Product Readiness Issues

Centercode

“The impact of recruitment , communication , and tools I understand very well — I’ve been reading your entire Engagement Workshop Series after all — but isn’t the whole point of customer testing to assess the performance of a buggy product?” The post Engagement Workshop: Identifying Product Readiness Issues appeared first on Centercode. Test Management bugs engagement workshop increase beta participation product readiness tester engagement

Announcement: Make the Most of Your One-on-Ones Workshop

Johanna Rothman

This announcement is that Esther Derby and I have teamed up to offer online workshops based on Behind Closed Doors: Secrets of Great Management. Go to Your Management Mentors to see our first offering: A self-study workshop about one-on-ones. The post Announcement: Make the Most of Your One-on-Ones Workshop appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. MPD workshop Behind Closed Doors: Secrets of Great Management leadership management one-on-one

Engagement Workshop: Identifying Tester Incompatibility

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: Identifying Tester Incompatibility appeared first on Centercode. Low tester participation is a source of frustration for many Customer Validation professionals. You’ve invested hours into crafting creative test topics , and you’re following best practices for a comprehensive and approachable communication strategy. But somehow, only a fraction of your testers are submitting feedback. Where did it go wrong? What could you do differently?

Engagement Workshop: 4 Phases of Increasing Tester Participation

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: 4 Phases of Increasing Tester Participation appeared first on Centercode. Test Management beta tester participation engagement workshop increase beta participation test participation tester engagementSecuring high-quality feedback from your project is like taking a roadtrip — with the right travel companions, a thorough plan, and a map of how to get where you’re going, you have all the building blocks for success.

You Just Completed a Workshop…What Next?

Rahul Abhyankar

You just completed a workshop. Now, armed with this newfound knowledge and way of thinking, you are … Continue reading You Just Completed a Workshop…What Next? → Product Management product management workshopCongratulations! Hopefully it was not death by powerpoint, and the instructor made sure you were not just sitting in a chair all day, made sure you stayed engaged, asked you questions and answered yours with some real-life examples.

Practical Insights and Guidance at #mtpcon London Workshops

Mind the Product

Product people descended upon central London this morning for a series of Mind the Product training workshops , kicking off #mtpcon ahead of tomorrow’s conference. More than 400 conference attendees were up bright and early to join one of 14 workshops covering a range of topics from user research and stakeholder management to product roadmapping and OKRs for product teams. From the 14 workshops there was plenty to take away.

How (and Why) You Should Run an Ideation Workshop

dscout People Nerds

Run an ideation workshop Need an exciting way to engage your team and generate innovative product ideas?

How To Lead a Human Centered Design Workshop

Emerge Insights

An inside look at The Design Kit: Human Centered Design Prototyping Workshop Course Recently the Emerge creative team took the “Design Kit: Human Centered Design Prototyping Workshop” course to better our fundamental exploration skills and our understanding of real-world prototyping. This UX collaborative workshop course was created by IDEO.org in partnership with +Acumen. »

Bain Public to Lead an Expert Workshop in Collaboration with Cooperathon

Bain Public

(Montreal, Canada) – Paul Ortchanian, Founder, CEO of Bain Public, will be leading a workshop in collaboration with Cooperathon. Which led him to create a virtual 12-week product leadership workshop series that he uses as a foundation for online events like this one.

Engagement Workshop: Tracking Your Progress with Metrics

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: Tracking Your Progress with Metrics appeared first on Centercode. Strong tester participation is at the heart of every successful Customer Validation test. When you’ve recruited enthusiastic, target market testers to use your product, complete surveys, and submit feedback, you have everything you need to deliver those highly sought after recommendations for improvement.

Liberating Structures 4 Scrum Workshop

The Product Coalition

TL; DR: The Liberating Structures Immersive Workshop for Scrum Why running a Liberating Structures immersive workshop? So, I thought it might be a worthwhile experiment to aggregate the previous meetups into a one-day immersive workshop on Liberating Structures for Scrum, built around climate change and MegaBrain.io, a struggling startup with little runway left and in desperate need of two successful Sprints. We ran that workshop last week, and this is what we learned.

How to measure the impact of remote workshops

Miro

The post How to measure the impact of remote workshops appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro How to measure the impact of remote workshopsGrisha PavlotskyVP of Operations at Miro How do you decide how to collaborate for a specific project? Here at Miro, we’re a globally distributed company tackling cross-functional challenges; We need to align on the best, most agile way to solve them together.While a colocated team may just jump […].

How (and Why) You Should Run an Ideation Workshop

dscout People Nerds

Run an ideation workshop. Need an exciting way to engage your team and generate innovative product ideas?

Bain Public to lead an expert workshop in collaboration with Centech-Accélération

Bain Public

(Montreal, Canada) – Paul Ortchanian, Founder, CEO, Head of Product, Data and Strategy of Bain Public , will be leading a workshop on September 17th in collaboration with Centech : a world-class business incubator based in Montreal. soap workshop design-sprint

April 20: “Moving Up Into Product Leadership” (online workshop)

Mironov Consulting

What : “Moving Up Into Product Leadership” remote workshop. This is a restructuring of my in-person workshop as a 3-hour live online session. The workshop digs into the role of Product Leader ( aka VP of Product Management, Director of Products, Head of Product, Chief Product Officer) including breakouts, group exercises, some skills-building, and a safe format to tough personal/professional questions.

Engagement Workshop: How to Recruit Enthusiastic Testers

Centercode

The post Engagement Workshop: How to Recruit Enthusiastic Testers appeared first on Centercode. What makes an ideal tester ? It isn’t just the right demographic or technographic qualifications — though target market testers are essential to netting accurate and actionable insights. But there’s another factor that goes beyond looking the part on paper. That X-factor? It’s enthusiasm!

July 14/16: ?Leading Product Management Teams? workshop

Mironov Consulting

What: Masterclass on “ Leading Product Management Teams ” Sponsor: Business of Software. When: July 14th & 16th (10am-12pm ET / 7am-9am PT / 3-5pm BST). Limited to 12 Attendees. Register here ($495). The jump from being a Product Manager to overseeing Product Managers/Owners is a big one. Most product leaders have little internal peer support for understanding and defining their roles.

OKRs for Product & Engineering teams : Announcing #GrowthTalkies Workshop by Vidya, Cofounder Fitbots

NextBigWhat

Next up in #GrowthTalkies, a workshop by Vidya Santhanam, cofounder of Fitbots. Key takeaways from the workshop: The ABCs of OKRs How do you get an OKR roll-out right? How does one define OKRs for high-growth teams?

7 Lessons To Help Transitioning to Virtual Workshops Easier

Agile Velocity

As a person who has a high preference for in-person workshops, transitioning to a 100% virtual delivery and facilitation has been an experience to say the least. However, there are a few things I learned in the last few weeks that helped make our workshops more fun and engaging. I’m sure there are many more things to learn, but I wanted to share sooner than later with all my colleagues and folks who are interested in delivering or taking a virtual training course or workshop.

Sydney, 1 March 2018 Workshop: Managing Stakeholders and Priorities

Mironov Consulting

Managing Stakeholders and Priorities: A One Day Workshop for Product Managers. This interactive workshop on managing stakeholders and priorities will help product managers improve their understanding and skills for working with executives and other functional groups. Events 2018 economics executives leadership management organizations portfolio product management strategy workshopCohosted by Brainmates and Rich Mironov.

Starting The UX Process: How We Organise Kick-off Workshops

UX Studio

This detailed article will guide you through how we facilitate a UX project kick-off workshop here at UX studio. What happens at a project kick-off workshop? We hold kick-off workshops when a new project starts. Fortunately, kick-off workshops can help: Acquire domain knowledge (aka Things Clients Find Self-evident. Pro tip: Assign at least half again as much time for planning and preparing everything as the kick-off workshop itself. AJ&Smart workshops.

Product Management Workshops That Mean Business

Sequent Learning

The post Product Management Workshops That Mean Business appeared first on Sequent Learning Networks. BLOG PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

How To Rock Your Workshops – Jonathan Courtney on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

Taking a break from the always entertaining/sometimes informative podcast Jake & Jonathan (formerly known as The Product Breakfast club, which he co-hosts with Jake Knapp), AJ&Smart CEO Jonathan Courtney joined us to chat about Design Sprints, workshops, and how to get groups of people collaborating. Lightning Decision Jam Workshop Masterclass. The post How To Rock Your Workshops – Jonathan Courtney on The Product Experience appeared first on Mind the Product.

How to Run an Engaging Remote Workshop: Tips for Stress-Free Collaboration

dscout People Nerds

Here’s how you can make your next workshop as painless as possible. Trouble communicating, distractions, and dropped calls.