ProductTank in a post-pandemic world

BY Anthony Marter on July 28, 2021

Down here at the end of the earth we have had a bit of a different experience to the rest of the ProductTank world, with our elimination of COVID-19 in the community allowing in-person events to be run for most of the second half of 2020 and most of 2021. So, we have been able […] Read more »

World Product Day 2021 - epic talks, Tweets, awards, GIFs and more!

BY Imogen Schels on May 27, 2021

On Wednesday 26th May, product managers around the world came together to celebrate World Product Day. Here we share some of the highlights including talks from ProductTanks in New Zealand, Lagos, and Hong Kong, plus ProductTank award winners, and insights from the community. ProductTank talks In 24 hours, 65 ProductTanks around the world, worked together […] Read more »

How will you get involved this World Product Day?

BY Will Barritt on May 18, 2021

Next Wednesday (26th May) product managers around the world will celebrate World Product Day — now’s the time to explore our timetable of events and see how you can get involved. What is World Product Day? In 2018 when we celebrated the eight-year anniversary of the first ProductTank meetup — ProductTank communities from across the […] Read more »

Building an industry product by Nick Eales

BY Andres Phillips on May 10, 2021

In this ProductTank Cardiff talk, Nick Eales, Chief Product Officer at Aforza, explains how to create and sell compelling products from scratch. The critical points of his talk include: What is an industry product? Industry product building blocks Putting it all together Watch the video to see his talk in full or read on for […] Read more »

Stories from the ProductTank Community - Derry

BY Louron Pratt on April 27, 2021

ProductTank organiser Maria McColgan gives us the lowdown of the product culture is like in Derry, Ireland. What is it that motivates you to run ProductTank meetups? There was a huge opportunity for developing this skill set in the North West of Ireland. I had also recently taken up a role whereby there were only […] Read more »

How to encourage clicks without shady tricks by Paul Boag

BY Andres Phillips on April 26, 2021

In this ProductTank Exeter talk, Paul Boag, Founding Partner of Boagworks, provides some useful information for how product managers should go about promoting the products they’ve built without adopting less than savory techniques. Watch the video to see Paul’s talk in full or read on for an overview of his key points: What is a […] Read more »

Refreshing the Mind the Product brand for the next decade

BY Martin Eriksson on March 25, 2021

Over the coming days, weeks, and months you’ll notice that our brand has received a bit of a makeover. In this post, we’ll reveal how we’ve chosen to elevate our beloved venn, brand colours, and more. Mind the Product started as ProductTank in 2010 – a simple meetup with just 25 people in the back […] Read more »

Stories from the ProductTank Community - Sydney

BY Louron Pratt on March 22, 2021

ProductTank organiser Benjamin Wirtz gives us a sneak peek of what the product scene is like in Sydney Australia. What is it that motivates you to run ProductTank meetups? Product Management is still poorly understood in most companies down under. The people who ultimately manage product managers often have no experience in the role and can […] Read more »

Amazing Women in Product

BY Imogen Schels on March 8, 2021

In celebration of International Women’s Day this post is about some awesome women in Product. Sadly, I can’t feature them all because, believe me when I say, there are A LOT. Instead, I’ll throw a spotlight on a selection who repeatedly wow us with their product brilliance and their commitment to the product community. In no […] Read more »

Join a Worldwide Celebration of Product Heroes

BY Will Barritt on March 2, 2021

On 26 May 2021, ProductTanks around the world will celebrate World Product Day with 24-hours of product therapy, showcasing their ‘local product heroes’. Here’s what’s happening and how to get involved. In every local community, there is a goldmine of awesome product insights and we want to tap into that (we imagine you do too). […] Read more »