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The Product Manager’s Portfolio

Instigator Blog

It’s not always easy for a product manager to explain her precise role in building product. Every company defines product managers differently, and a product manager’s output is sometimes difficult to see or quantify. Product managers tend to use success metrics as a baseline for their experience (e.g.

5 Money Management Tips Every Entrepreneur Needs to Grow Their Portfolio

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Review some of the money management tips discussed in this article and identify items that can be helpful on your entrepreneurial journey

Protecting Your Portfolio

YoungUpstarts

In fact, there are plenty of reasons why many people feel a complete loss when faced with the overwhelming process of managing their assets.

Managing New User Satisfaction On A Daily Basis

Feld Thoughts

We have many rapidly growing SaaS companies in our portfolio. The post Managing New User Satisfaction On A Daily Basis appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Management churn conversion ICDC operant conditioning saasAs we get to the end of 2016, I’m in many conversations about 2016 performance and 2017 budgets.

Portfolio Management

Recent Buzzes - VC Experts, Inc.

In considering the issue of valuation generally, one should understand the environment in which a manager of a venture pool operates; he is investing not in one but in a number of opportunities.

User Experience Design Tactics for Product Managers

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Product Management at Startups vs. Enterprises

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Managing your Product Management Career

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP. Signup to be a Mentor Today!

Conducting User Research in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Senior Product Manager and Your Next Career Steps

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

What Are VC Firm’s Efforts To Connect Firms In Their Portfolio With Fresh MBA Grads?

Ask The VC

Question: How would you describe VC firm’s efforts to connect firms in their portfolio with fresh MBA grads? Im just curious because here in Philadelphia, First Round Capital is posting a lot of job offers for firms in its portfolio on their website, and I’m not seeing any other Philly VC firms doing this (at the moment).

Q1 Round-up: Portfolio companies in the news

Version One Ventures

If you’re not already familiar with the startups and founders making up the V1 portfolio, here’s a summary of some of this quarter’s news clippings. Front Desk is powering the personal services economy, helping providers manage their scheduling, payments, and admin from their mobile device. Portfolio companies in the news.

Lifecycle Management

The Product Guy

In our most recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Adrienne Tan, lead a conversation around “Lifecycle Management”.

The modern management mindset

The Equity Kicker

Managers seeing themselves, and acting, as enablers, rather than controllers, so as to draw on the full talents and capacities of knowledge workers.

Managing risk is critical to success

Taffy Williams

Risk management includes your distance from the alligators. Couple diligence with diversification of a portfolio provides further protection.

The Role of Emotional Intelligence in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Hiring Product Managers

The Product Guy

In our a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Jon Stross, lead a conversation around “Hiring Product Manager”.

Conducting User Research in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Applying Product Management to Web Design in a Multiscreen Era

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Product Pricing in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP. Signup to be a Mentor Today!

Leadership and Influence for Product Managers

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Behavioral Economics in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP. Signup to be a Mentor Today!

Intellectual Property Recommendations for Startup Product Managers

The Product Guy

Becky Yelland Senior News Product Manager, Thomson Reuters. product management mentee mentor theproductmentor tpm View the live stream….

Financial Modeling for Product Managers

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP. Signup to be a Mentor Today!

Applying Product Management to Web Design in a Multiscreen Era

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Introducing Product Management to your Organization

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP. Signup to be a Mentor Today!

Why Every Product Manager Needs to Know Big Data

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Lean product management

Google Ventures

Dan’s Slides (PDF)  ( portfolio only ). What is Lean Product Management?  Product Management Dan Olsen , a startup veteran and leading PM voice, discusses how to apply Lean Startup principles as a product person.

Can Project Management Support High Growth Companies?

YoungUpstarts

By Russell Harley, veteran project manager and Director at PMO. ’ So how can project management be an effective tool versus a roadblock?

Investors need to actually use their portfolio products

Version One Ventures

While Marcus’ memo touches on numerous high-level debates like passion vs. paycheck, there’s one important message for start-ups, managers, employees, and investors alike: Eat your own dog food. Should an investor really be expected to use the 10, 15, or 20 products in his or her portfolio? I say absolutely. Investors, really?

Achieving Team Buy-in in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Ladislav Bartos Product Manager, Gumtree.com. Signup to be a Mentor Today! Enjoy!

Meet Our Newest Portfolio Company, Airbnb

Ben's Blog

And they have been ably managing the operations amidst simply explosive growth. Portfolio CompaniesThis is a guest post by Jeff Jordan, General Partner of Andreessen Horowitz. Talk about a business with humble roots. Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia met at the Rhode Island School of Design and became roommates in San Francisco in 2007.

From Time to Stakeholder Management

The Product Guy

Becky Yelland Senior News Product Manager, Thomson Reuters. product management mentee mentor theproductmentor tpm View the live stream….

How VCs Can Accelerate Portfolio Company Returns

David Teten

Best Practices in Venture Capital Portfolio Company Value Creation. In an effort to address this, we launched last year a formal study of best practices of VCs in improving portfolio company value. All of the firms above have online networks for their portfolio executives View more presentations from David Teten.

How To Disrupt The Investing Business, With Katina Stefanova (Ex-Bridgewater Management Committee)

David Teten

Katina served as a Senior Executive and Management Committee Advisor at Bridgewater Associates. However, this is about to change.

Manage Your Clients’ Expectations in 3 Easy Steps

Up and Running

Managing expectations can definitely be a balancing act. How does your business manage the expectations of your clients? The UP3.

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How to Better Manage Relationships with Your VC

Both Sides of the Table

On my first real day back the first thought I have is that most entrepreneurs don’t manage their VC relationships as well as they could.

Managing and Prioritizing a Product Roadmap

The Product Guy

Becky Yelland Senior News Product Manager, Thomson Reuters. product management mentee mentor theproductmentor tpm View the live stream….

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5 Money Tips You Need to Follow in 2017 (Told By The Wealth Manager of The Stars)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Automating Product Management

The Product Guy

Looking forward… > What trends do you see in product management? interview best product management product person tbpp tbpp2010