Griffin Parry, Group Product Development Director for News International, Aaron Scullion, Executive Product Manager for BBC, and Owain Rowlands, Product Manager for Channel4, discuss product management in Media, moderated by Nic Newman.
Archive | September, 2011
Aaron Scullion, Executive Product Manager for BBC Future Media, talks about the recent launch of BBC News for connected TVs.
Griffin Parry, Group Product Development Director for News International, discussed the challenges they are facing in moving from print to digital.
Owain Rowlands, Product Manager for Channel4, talks about the recent redesign of Channel4’s on demand product, 4oD across web and mobile.
From the early days of PeerIndex we’ve been running as a (very) lean startup. This has taught me some lessons about the practice of Product Management in lean startup environments. This is less about the use of customer development tools and finding product market fit but rather about some tips and tricks that made my […]
Your role as a product manager means you’re putting a lot of thought in to the long term vision of your product. We all know that, counting up all of the minute details you’ve got your finger on that you know will need to be accomplished along the way, getting this all into one page […]
At the last ProductTank event, Jesmond Allen, UX director at cxpartners, spoke about what UX people want from PMs and they can best work together. Having had experience in both roles, she outlined the difference in job descriptions, pointing out that, in fact, the two roles were more alike than not. She identified this overlap […]
OSX Lion brought a lot of multitouch gestures into applications. One of my favourites is the two finger swipe right/left to go back/forwards in Safari. When you scroll to the page limits, Apple shows off that elastic rebound they mastered so well on iOS. If the back/forward function is available on that page, your swipe […]
Recently I found myself having a debate with a colleague over what it means to be a Product Focused and Customer Focused organization. The conversation became a sort of brain buster that continued to linger in the back of my mind. The more I thought about the two approaches, the more they began to blur […]