Managing the Unexpected

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by John Vars of Varo Money @JohnV. Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. Life changes fast. This is true for us as humans, but as well as the products that we manage. It’s all well...

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Hiring and Scaling Your First Product Team

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by Merci Victoria Grace, formerly of Slack @merci. Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. Founders and Heads of Product at early stage companies are often trying to do two impossible things at once: take a product...

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Starting with Customers’ Problems

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by Ash Maurya of LEANSTACK @ashmaurya. Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. Most products fail, simply because we build something nobody wants. This begs the obvious question: Why does this happen and how do you build what...

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The Art of Being Compelling

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by Sachin Rekhi of Notejoy (@sachinrekhi). Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. As Product Managers, we spend so much of our time convincing stakeholders of the right path forward, whether it’s fellow Product Managers, engineers, designers,...

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Leading Product Management Excellence

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by Jeff Lash of SiriusDecisions (@JeffLash). Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. What factors make Product Management successful? Of surveyed companies, only 15% said that 75% of their products met projected revenue goals. What are these...

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The Basecamp Way of Work

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by Ryan Singer of Basecamp (@RJS). Download Product Management TACTICS eBook for more. Basecamp has a reputation of not only being one of the most respected product-driven SaaS businesses, but also a company that tends to challenge...

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The Messy Middle

The following insights were gleaned from a presentation at INDUSTRY given by: Scott Belsky of Adobe @scottbelsky Creating something from nothing is a volatile journey. The first mile births a new idea into existence, and the final mile is all about letting go. We love talking about starts...

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A Checklist for the Perfect Product Management Resume

After reviewing thousands of resumes at PMLesson, we've compiled a definitive checklist for what the best of them have in common. Run through this brief checklist to be sure you're putting your best foot forward. Overall Design Notes on the overall design of your resume. One-page. This...

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Write for Product Collective

In the past 4 years, Product Collective has grown into a thriving 15,000-strong community of product people. Members come from all over the world and many have connected online in our exclusive Slack channel and in person at INDUSTRY: The Product Conference. ProductCollective.com has also become a...

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All the Tools Product Managers Use

BY OUR FRIENDS AT PENDO How many tabs do you have open on your browser right now? If you’re a product person, chances are the answer is a lot. There’s probably a roadmap somewhere in there, your analytics dashboard, your own product, and at least a...

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