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Gaining confidence quickly, a story of product manager progression by Osaseri Guobadia

BY Andres Phillips on September 14, 2021

In this ProductTank London talk, Osaseri Guobadia, product director at Songkick, provides a framework for how you can gain confidence in yourself and encourage others around you to be confident in your capabilities. […] Read more »

From product to tech leadership: Becoming a CTO

BY Andres Phillips on September 13, 2021 for Prioritised Members

In this #mtpcon Digital APAC session, Silvia Thom, CTO at Zalora, reveals her journey from product manager to CTO. She describes challenges she faced, the opportunities she uncovered and offers advice for product managers hoping to undergo a similar move. In brief Leading engineers without a technical background is doable — be prepared to ask […] Read more »

Sharpening your product craft as an internal product manager by Alison Hickson

BY Andres Phillips on September 3, 2021

In this ProductTank London talk, Alison Hickson, head of product at Linktree, talks about the changes she made as she moved from being an external product manager to becoming an internal product manager. She shares some tips to help product managers understand and thrive in an internal product manager role. Watch the video to see […] Read more »

How I applied my Product Management skills in my transition to people manager

BY Dani Sastre on September 2, 2021

After seven years working in product, I had the opportunity to become People Manager. Using the skills and knowledge I got over the years working with products, I framed this change in familiar terms that helped me in the transition: SWOT analysis, Vision, Product Lifecycle, Market fit… Whether you’re considering taking a similar step in […] Read more »

How I got my job in product: Ben Foster, chief product officer at WHOOP

BY Louron Pratt on September 1, 2021

Ben Foster has more than 20 years of product management experience. He was formerly a senior product manager at eBay, vice president of product at Opower, and chief product officer at GoCanvas. Here’s how he got his most recent job in product as a CPO at WHOOP […] Read more »

What's your emergency? - Nathan Henry on The Product Experience

BY The Product Experience on August 18, 2021

There’s no better training ground than working in Emergency Services for learning how to deal with stress, uncertainty, prioritisation with imperfect information, and challenging stakeholders. Coincidentally, these are all skills that are key to working in product. Nathan Henry joins us on the podcast this week to chat about how he leverages the skills he […] Read more »

Resilience as a product manager by Ellie Powers

BY Andres Phillips on August 13, 2021

In this ProductTank Exeter talk, director of product at Slack, Ellie Powers, provides some insights into what resilience looks like as a product manager in light of the year we’ve experienced since the start of the pandemic. […] Read more »

How I got a job in product: Erika Kramarik

BY Louron Pratt on August 3, 2021

Erika Kramarik is a full-stack marketer for a product agency, here’s how she transitioned from a non-tech career to a job in product.   Roles and responsibilities My work entails mostly content creation for my company, early talks with founders, sharing their stories as they progress, and guidance on marketing and positioning for our clients. […] Read more »

Why you need to know about different product manager types

BY Lilia Gorbachik on July 29, 2021

Have you ever heard a product management talk from another Universe? It’s when you realize that your product management world is in another universe from the speaker’s one. […] Read more »

Making magic with balanced teams by Becki Hyde

BY Andres Phillips on July 23, 2021

In this ProductTank Louisville talk, Becki Hyde, senior product manager and leadership advisor at VMWare Tanzu Labs, explains some of the problems that many teams working in the tech industry face. […] Read more »