Managing Product Managers – Building Trust

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

Wrike: The All-In-One Project Management Solution

YoungUpstarts

Wrike is a versatile project management software that enables multifunctional teams to collaborate and effectively achieve their aims from a single location. Wrike Professional, while still a more potent option over its peers, is more appropriately suited to smaller teams managing a project.

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10 Unconventional Management Techniques That Work

Startup Professionals Musings

I’ve been a manager in business for many years, and like most of you, I’ve also had my share of bad managers, as well as a few good ones. Here are ten tips which may surprise many of you, but I have found to be real difference makers: Go ahead, get close to the people you manage.

Managing Product Managers — Take a Step Back

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

The Role of Product Managers

Instigator Blog

I came across an interesting discussion on Branch about the role and future of product managers. Satya Patel , who recently left Twitter in a product-related role, wrote: “Product management isn’t a role or a function, it’s a set of skills. Product management also balances the needs of users, the business and the team and makes the difficult tradeoffs needed to keep pressing ahead. In that way, Product Managers are very similar to CEOs.

A Day In The Life of A Social Media Manager

Brandanew

One may think social media managers are very lucky. But the truth is that a true social media manager has to work hard as any other worker in a modern organization. So, let us have a look at a typical work day of a social media manager.

Highly Effective Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. > What has made you a really effective product manager? About ‘The Product Group’ The Product Group is an opportunity for Product Managers, etc.

Why VCs Should Recycle Their Management Fees

Feld Thoughts

Some of them recycle their management fees; others don’t. I’ve never really understood why funds don’t recycle their management fees. Let’s assume a $100 million VC fund that charges a 2% management fee and a 20% carry.

Entrepreneurs Need Time Management Accelerators

Startup Professionals Musings

Every person, no matter what their passion, needs to revisit the principles of time management from time to time. Effective time management skills are often the best competitive edge. Time management is a learnable skill, but it takes continual focus.

Breaking into Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

SaaS product management

Street Smart Product Manager

It’s amazing how often product managers forget a simple, yet fundamental truth: Our job as product managers is not just to build features users want… Not just to prioritize the roadmap… Not just to spend time talking with customers… Not just to ensure a successful release… Those activities are important, of course. The post SaaS product management appeared first on Street Smart Product Manager.

10 Tips For Managing Entrepreneur Startup Overload

Startup Professionals Musings

Most people can’t manage more than five items in their head, and when your list gets longer, it seems infinite. entrepreneur manage startup stress workload

Lean Innovation Management – Making Corporate Innovation Work

Steve Blank

—– Lean Innovation Management. Each horizon requires different focus, different management, different tools and different goals. Product management for Horizon 1 uses existing product management tools such as StageGate ® or the equivalent.

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Managing, for Millennials

Mucker Lab

Key lessons for young managers who lead a team. We’ve all seen our share of “How to Manage Millennials” posts, with older, “wiser” executives complaining about how hard it is to motivate this generation blah, blah, blah. You cannot manage effectively without them.

Managing Up

OnlyOnce

(The following post was written by one of Return Path’s long-time senior managers, Chris Borgia , who runs one of our data science teams and has run other support organizations in the past, both at Return Path and at AOL. Managing Up in a Growing, Global Workplace.

Overcoming Impostor Syndrome in Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

Best Product Management Career Advice

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. > What is the best career advice you received as you entered product management? interview product management product manager product person tbpp tbpp2016

Amazing Accomplishments in Product Management

The Product Guy

Jordan Bergtraum ★ ★ Product Management Consultant Talk(s)​: The Value of Win/Loss Analysis , The Benefits of Being Responsible for Product Messaging , Users vs. Thought Leaders , Introducing Product to Your Organization. product management award mentee mentor product manager recognition tpm

6 Tools to Help You Manage a Remote Team

Up and Running

But when your employees work remotely, how can you best oversee their work, manage their projects, and brainstorm together? This is why effective project management is absolutely essential for any team looking to optimize efficiency and profitability.

Managing New User Satisfaction On A Daily Basis

Feld Thoughts

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. While 2016 isn’t over yet, most SaaS companies know how things are going to end up within a few percentage points.

Reuniting Product Management and Lean UX

Grasshopper Herder

We product managers have let ourselves be put into smaller product owner boxes. Product Management User Experience lean UX user experience We''ve been focused on process when the biggest risks are about markets.

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Applying Cynefin to Real Product Management Projects

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

10 Keys To Improving Your Business Time Management

Startup Professionals Musings

Every person, no matter what their passion, needs to revisit the principles of time management from time to time. Effective time management skills are often the best competitive edge. Time management is a learnable skill, but it takes continual focus.

How to Interview a Product Manager

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Felix Sargent, lead a conversation around “How to Interview a Product Manager”. Jeremy Horn The Product Guy Filed under: product management Tagged: mentee , mentor , product management , theproductmentor , tpm.

Understanding Complexity in Product Management with Cynefin

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

FullContact Continues Its Journey To Solve The Contact Management Problem

Feld Thoughts

Over the past four years, they’ve systematically executed on their vision, building a contact management platform that touches all aspects of the problem. The post FullContact Continues Its Journey To Solve The Contact Management Problem appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

3 Simple Time Management Tips For Creatives That Work

Brandanew

Today, I’m going to share simple time management tips for creatives that truly work! 3 Simple Time Management Tips For Creatives That Work. How do you manage time on your creative projects ? What are some of your time management tips ?

Hardest Product Management Lesson Learned – People Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) ris the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. About ‘The Best Product Person’ The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

Top Project Management Courses For Beginners

YoungUpstarts

The market is expanding and as a result of that, the numbers of project managers who are capable of dealing with their work strategically and also execute them successfully are finding themselves overburdened with work. This course is offered by Project Management Institute.

Things Great Product Managers Do Every Day

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. > What should a product manager be doing the first day/week/month of their new job? interview product management product manager product person tbpp tbpp2016

Better Time Management for Product Managers

The Product Guy

One of the biggest challenges I’ve had as a new product manager is around having to juggle multiple areas of product ownership, each associated with multiple cross-functional team members and stakeholders. Personal Task Management as Project Management.

Key Mentorship in Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. Getting to here… > What key people helped shape you into the product manager you are today? The core of product management was something that I learned at Microsoft.

Creating and Managing Product Roadmaps

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Marc Abraham, lead a conversation around “Creating and Managing Product Roadmaps”. product management mentee mentor roadmaps theproductmentor tpm

Reconciling Product Management and Product Leadership

The Product Guy

A Product manager tasked to lead and manage her team while still providing product management capabilities; that was my position when I was selected to be part of the product mentorship program and paired with Amanda Ralph, my new mentor. Resource management.

How to Manage Your Board

How to Change the World

The art of board management is a skill that you need to master because it can mean your survival and at least greater leeway in managing your startup. If you take outside investment, then you will have to create a board because your investors will want a say in how you manage the company. The post How to Manage Your Board appeared first on Guy Kawasaki. Books Management Reality Check The Art of the Start

Managing your Product Management Career

The Product Guy

In our a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Adrienne Tan, lead a conversation around “Managing Your Product Management Career”. Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dominic Gadoury Director Product Management, ADP.

Business Development vs. Product Management

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Chris Butler, lead a conversation around “Business Development vs. Product Management”. Jordan Bergtraum VP Product Management, ServiceChannel. Dustin Levy Director of Product Management, Gentex Corporation.

The Worst Nightmare of Any Product Manager

The Product Guy

At the end of 2015 I was in the worst nightmare of any Product Manager. I’m not a technical Product Manager. After going from a long development process to a shorter cycle, we have managed to resolve our most glaring problems.

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. Product Management“We increased conversion by 300%!”) ”) but of […].

Hardest Lesson to Learn in Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. > What is the hardest lesson you learned as a product manager? About ‘The Product Group’ The Product Group is an opportunity for Product Managers, etc.