Common transformation pitfalls by Marty Cagan

BY Ian Haynes on March 24, 2023

Product leader Marty Cagan talks about common transformation pitfalls and what product teams can do to avoid them. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Burnout in product teams

BY Rachel Hamlin on March 12, 2023

Tech layoffs and economic uncertainty have heavily impacted the livelihoods of product managers across the globe. We thought it would be timely to look back to when Rachel Hamlin explored how best practices in product often turn into pitfalls in our culture of burnout for this Sunday Rewind. Read more »

Motivating product teams during a tough time in tech

BY Christine Itwaru on March 6, 2023

In this column, Pendo and Mind the Product’s very own Christine Itwaru delves into how product teams can motivate themselves during turbulent times for the tech industry. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Building a product without any full-time product managers

BY Eira Hayward on March 5, 2023

This week’s Sunday Rewind takes us back to a 2022 post from Francesco Wiedemann on how small teams can achieve growth without the need for full-time product managers. Francesco says  you can build an effective operating team of up to 30 people without a full-time product manager. He explains how at his startup Kyte all three co-founders Read more »

Systems, not mandates: how to build better product teams

BY Alex Hughes on February 24, 2023

In this guest post, regular Mind the Product contributor and Product Leader, Alex Hughes, delves into the conversation of building better product teams, and why focusing on the system matters the most.  Read more »

Building a digital product organisation, brick by brick by Nils Michaelis

BY Ian Haynes on January 13, 2023

In his digital breakout session at #mtpcon London 2022, Nils Michaelis discusses building a digital product organization in this digital breakout session at #mtpcon London 2022. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: The importance of EQ for product development teams by Nikkia Reveillac

BY Eira Hayward on December 11, 2022

This week’s Sunday Rewind takes us back to 2021’s #mtpcon Digital Americas conference and a talk from Twitter’s former head of research Nikkia Reveillac on why emotional intelligence is the key ingredient in the highest performing product development teams. Nikkia starts with a story about the US and Trinidad and Tobago football teams both trying Read more »

Product, dance, and pockets of brilliance by Pippa Topp

BY Eira Hayward on November 28, 2022

In her keynote session at #mtpcon London 2022, Pippa Topp, Interim Head of Product at Charlotte Tilbury, talks about product and creating pockets of brilliance. Watch this video or read on for key highlights from the talk. Pippa started her career as a project manager and never wanted to be a product manager. She had Read more »

Master the art of leading through influence by Shyvee Shi

BY Louron Pratt on November 24, 2022

In this #mtpcon SF+Americas 2022 breakout session, Shyvee Shi, Product Manager at Linkedin Learning discussed influencing without authority in product management. Watch this video or read on for key highlights from the talk! Read more »

How alignment and autonomy can help you ship product features by MaryAlexa Divver and Chase Disher

BY Louron Pratt on November 11, 2022

In this #mtpcon SF+Americas 2022 breakout session, MaryAlexa Divver and Chase Disher, Directors of Product at discuss how alignment and autonomy can help product teams ship products quickly. Read more »