Managing Product Managers

The Product Guy

Managing a product is one thing. But… managing product managers? product management expert product managerThat takes a whole different approach and skillset. See what product expert, Jordan Bergtraum, has to say on this topic.

USV Manager Bootcamp

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Our USV Portfolio Network Team built a new offering last year called the USV Manager Bootcamp. The idea is to offer management training classes to our portfolio companies that are too small to be able to offer those classes themselves. management VC & Technology

The Economics of VCs Recycling Management Fees

Feld Thoughts

Several years ago, I wrote a post titled Why VCs Should Recycle Their Management Fees. The post specifically discussed three items: Management Fees, Recycling, and Carried Interest. The post The Economics of VCs Recycling Management Fees appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

Most Important Product Manager Responsibility

The Product Guy

Product managers have many very important responsibilities. Learn more from product management expert, Jordan Bergtraum. product management expert product managerHowever, none rises to the level of this one.

Tips for Product Managers on their First __

The Product Guy

You just started a new product management job. More in the video with product management expert, Alisa Warshawski…. product management expert product managerWhat should you be focused on your first day, week, month, and beyond?

Getting into Product Management

The Product Guy

There are many paths to becoming a product manager. product management expert product managerWhich path is right for you and what steps you should take are discussed by product expert, Jordan Bergtraum.

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.

Future of Product Management Roles

The Product Guy

Check out where product management expert, Alisa Warshawski, sees process evolving in the future. There are many paths to becoming a product manager. product management expert product managerProduct process has evolved tremendously over the past decade.

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 ?

Managing Technical Debt

The Product Guy

Participating in live-streamed product management lessons and Q&A. product management mentee mentor theproductmentor tpmIn a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Felix Sargent, lead a conversation around “Technical Debt”.

Future of Product Management Process

The Product Guy

Check out where product management expert, Alisa Warshawski, sees process evolving in the future. There are many paths to becoming a product manager. product management expert product managerProduct process has evolved tremendously over the past decade.

Managing Finances When Freelancing

YoungUpstarts

Because this often means accounting for deductions and write-offs to reduce the tax burden, many freelancers turn to tax management services for help. Professionalisms freelance work freelancing managing money small business finance

Reverse Mentoring: What Millennials Can Teach Executives and Senior Managers

Grasshopper Herder

The post Reverse Mentoring: What Millennials Can Teach Executives and Senior Managers appeared first on GrasshopperHerder.com. Reverse mentoring involves the pairing of employees from different generations who can offer unique experiences and perspectives to their partner. Corporate Startup Teamwork & Leadership Innovation Mentor

How to Break Into Product Management

The Product Guy

Learn how to leverage domain expertise and product management knowledge to break into a Product Manager role. In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Paul Hurwitz, lead a conversation around “Breaking into Product Management”.

Influential Product Management Mentors

The Product Guy

> What key people helped shape you into the product manager you are today? I am disappointed by how much the importance of people management is underestimated in some companies, because I know I wouldn’t be where I am today if Chris hadn’t pushed me to grow.

Product Management & When Other Departments Need Help

The Product Guy

Product management tends to work with most areas of a company, and product managers should spend much of their time focussed outside walls of the company too. Thought leadership fits well within the established realm of product management.

How To Manage Multiple Tasks Without Multitasking

YFS Magazine

Back Office Grow managing workflow productivity time management workflowIt’s possible to be productive in today’s fast-paced world and to effectively play many roles. Here's how to get started (without multitasking).

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 […].

Creating Happier Product Managers

The Product Guy

I’m inspired by making other Product Managers awesome. I sometimes miss building software products myself, but being a part of teaching and expanding Product Management is a passion. Watch now and see why she is counted amongst the ranks of the best in product management.

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.

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.

6 Essential Management Tips For Business Leaders

YFS Magazine

The shift into leading and managing people is an exciting and rewarding change, yet with it comes pitfalls. Lead leadership management skills management tips personal development

3 Project Management Delegation Blunders To Avoid

YFS Magazine

As you delegate project management be on the lookout for these three issues. The wrong project management processes can completely destroy business growth. Operations productivity productivity tips project management

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.

Getting You First Product Management Job

The Product Guy

Watch now and see why she is counted amongst the ranks of the best in product management. The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. interview product management product manager product person tbpp tbpp2017

Managing Remote Employees The Right Way

YoungUpstarts

However, it’s not always good news for all businesses, and some can struggle to cope with managing workers who aren’t office-based. It can be a new challenge for your company, but there is a lot of best practice to follow that can help you take control and manage remote employees successfully.

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.

What Great Product Manages Do (EVERY DAY!)

The Product Guy

> What are some items that great product managers do every day? To me, the difference between a good Product Manager and a great Product Manager is a shift from an output to an outcome mindset. Every day, great Product Managers question, learn, and then execute.

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.

Future Proofing Product Management Skills

The Product Guy

If you aren’t used to talk with people and doing research for your product you are more likely to just be a project manager. The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

Line Manager’s Guide To Managing Performance

The Startup Magazine

Effective performance management is beneficial for everyone within an organisation. As a line manager, you play a vital role to ensure these processes work properly. Success performance management is about setting clear objectives for your team.

Jordan Bergtraum: An Expert Product Manager’s Journey

The Product Guy

How someone became a product manager is just one of those oft discussed and fascinating origin stories of many product people. product management expert product manager

What to do in your new product manager job?

The Product Guy

Watch now and see why she is counted amongst the ranks of the best in product management. The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. interview product management product manager product person tbpp tbpp2017

7 Daily Tasks For Your Content Marketing Manager

Brandanew

The good news is that your Content Marketing manager is perhaps your most flexible employee (internally or externally) because the range of work to be done is really open. 7 Daily Tasks For Your Content Marketing Manager. Work with and manage an internal and external team.

4 Ways To Best Manage Outsourced Projects

YFS Magazine

Back Office Grow back office managing workflow outsourcing workflowOutsourcing projects comes with its own unique challenges. Here are four things I’ve learned about maximizing outsourced relationships.

Management Carve Out Plans

ithacaVC

I have posted a few times on management carve out plans (back in February 2011 and November 2011 ; wow, time flies!!). There is just no way to get a good exit without a motivated management team and employee base. Law firms often make startup “legal issues” materials available to help management teams better understand the startup landscape. Board of Directors Dealing with VCs Management Startup Life

Top 3 Free Project Management Apps For Small Businesses

YFS Magazine

These project management apps are built to help team members stay organized and meet deadlines, as well as give project managers accountability without having to solicit updates or schedule inconvenient meetings.

Southeastern Purchasing Managers Index

Chaganomics

From the Atlanta Fed: The composite index measures the region's manufacturing sector based on key sector indicators; a reading below 50 indicates manufacturing is contracting, while over 50 means the industry is expanding. Purchas

To Be a Prolific Product Manager

The Product Guy

Thousands of employers across all areas of product, from management to design, from digital to physical, are looking to fill positions from our community. . Senior Product Manager @ Prolific Interactive (San Francisco, California, United States). Head of Program/Project Management @ Blue Label Labs (New York City). Keywords: Agile, Management, Mobile, PMO, VP. product jobs product management product manager

Challenge’s with Today’s Product Management Tools

The Product Guy

Alisa Warshawski provides an expert product manager’s perspective on the challenges to overcome with today’s product management tools. product management expert product manager