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Understanding your product's true value

BY Dave Martin on September 7, 2022 for MTP Leader Members

In product, there is little arguing about what good looks like, although many organisations can’t express how their product development efforts create value. In this article, Dave Martin shares his understanding of where the true value in product lies. […] Read more »

Humility and personal resilience in product - MTP Engage Hamburg 2022

BY Shaun Russell on August 29, 2022

In these two talks from MTP Engage Hamburg, Thor Mitchell, Head of Platform at Miro, and Holly Donohue, Chief Product Officer at Purple, share two different perspectives on the mental qualities you need as a Product Manager. Watch the two sessions in full below or read on for the key points. […] Read more »

July's top product management content

BY Louron Pratt on July 28, 2022

Despite the memories of our previous #mtpcon are slowly fading and #mtpcon London being so close yet so far, this hasn’t limited the high-quality pieces of content that we saw in the month of July. Here were the most popular pieces of Insider content on Mind the Product for the month! […] Read more »

Bring the JOY back to work by Ben Newell

BY Jon Horvath on June 21, 2022

In this keynote session at #mtpcon SF+Americas 2022, Ben Newell, VP of Product at Stitch Fix looks at disrupting ruts and the benefits of bringing the joy back to work. […] Read more »

Looking after your mental health as a product manager

BY Nicholas Jemetta on May 12, 2022

It’s important that product managers, just as much as everyone else, are looking after their mental health. With help from Product Consultant and mental health speaker, Nicholas Jemetta, we discuss ways to look after yourself in your product management career. […] Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Why do we forget that product management is a tough career?

BY Eira Hayward on April 17, 2022

Today’s Sunday Rewind looks back at an article with some words of caution and advice to people early in their product management careers written by Rik Higham, currently Product Lead for Payments at Deliveroo. Product management is harder and more subtle than it appears to be from the outside, and good product managers make it […] Read more »

From engineering to product management at Google

BY Andres Phillips on March 4, 2022

In this ProductTank Exeter talk, Stephanie Hannon, then Senior Director of Product Management at Google, sits down with Thor Mitchell for a Fireside chat to discuss what it’s like being a product manager and the things she’s learned over her career. […] Read more »

Busting product management myths: Part 2 of 2

BY Bhooshan Mogal on February 15, 2022

In a previous article, I had described five common Product Management myths and contrasted them with facts. In this part, we will continue the article to provide clarity on 5 more myths. Let’s get right into it. […] Read more »

Busting product management myths: Part 1 of 2

BY Bhooshan Mogal on January 27, 2022

There are a number of additional myths about product management. This two-part series will address 10 more of the popular myths about product management, and provide a sense of reality about them. […] Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Seven simple steps to stress-free prioritisation

BY Louron Pratt on August 22, 2021

Prioritisation is a key asset for every role in product management. However more often than not, principal product manager Rik Higham, believes, there is too much emphasis on improving this highly sought after skill. Product management is beautifully messy and full of delightful uncertainty so don’t let prioritisation suck the life out of it. Rik […] Read more »