Meet your new best friend: Product ops

BY Andres Phillips on August 18, 2021

Product ops is a new function on the product team designed to shoulder some of the load, creating processes that scale as the company grows, and freeing up product managers to focus on strategy and execution. But while that might sound amazing, it’s a challenge to draw lines when product managers have been so used […] Read more »

Product development strategy: setup your product for success

BY Ryan Lange on August 17, 2021

Product development will not ever be an easy task. We have worked on a multitude of projects over the years and to this day we continue to run into roadblocks during development. This is a natural occurrence when you are tasked with bringing innovative ideas to life. Nonetheless we — along with many other teams […] Read more »

Product management for remote teams by Rian van de Merwe

BY Andres Phillips on August 6, 2021

In this ProductTank London talk, Rian van de Merwe, head of product at Wildbit explains how the challenges of working in remote teams can present opportunities and provide principles for how to work better together. […] Read more »

Hooked! Connect, engage and inspire with storytelling by Yamini Naidu

BY Andres Phillips on July 5, 2021 for Prioritised Members

In this #mtpcon Digital APAC session, Yamini Naidu, author of Supercharge Results with Storytelling reveals how to discover business storytelling, explore the use of storytelling and identify storytelling applications in your context. She explains the importance of a well-crafted story and message, why influence is the contemporary tool of our time, and how to use it to […] Read more »

How to avoid turning your product into a feature factory by Ravi Kumar Sapata

BY Andres Phillips on June 28, 2021

The best of products can suffer from feature bloat. In this ProductTank Linz talk, Ravi Kumar Sapata, senior product manager at IONOS, gives us two approaches to avoid turning our product into a feature factory. […] Read more »

What makes for effective product management by Nikolaus Horn and Sebastian Ratcliffe

BY Andres Phillips on June 21, 2021

In a small startup, product managers may find themselves wearing multiple hats. In this ProductTank Vienna talk, Nikolaus Horn and Sebastian Ratcliffe, product managers at Riskine, dispel some of the myths about what it means to be a product manager working in a smaller B2B business […] Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Rapid prototyping and product management by Tom Chi

BY Louron Pratt on June 13, 2021

Today we rewind back to 2015 at Mind the Product San Francisco. At this event, Tom Chi, founding partner at At One Ventures discusses the lessons he has learned during rapid prototyping. In his session, he shared key takeaways gained from integrating this into product management. Tom explains that creating a culture of learning is […] Read more »

Lessons learned from managing internal products

BY Ahmed Sulaiman on June 3, 2021

Working on an internal product isn’t different from any other publicly available product. You still have to understand the problem, clearly communicate the value, and make sure people get things done. The only difference is that your users also happen to be your teammates. […] Read more »

How to deliver digital products in complex non-digital organisations by Keith Merriman

BY Andres Phillips on May 31, 2021

What constitutes real product experience? In this ProductTank London talk, Keith Merriman, Senior Product Owner at The AA, explains how to deliver complex products and three things that helped him during his career as a product manager. […] Read more »

The new cybernetics: systems thinking for the 21st century by Genevieve Bell

BY Jon Horvath on May 7, 2021

In this #mtpcon Digital APAC keynote, Genevieve Bell, Director of the 3A Institute (3Ai), gives a whirlwind tour through the 75-year-old field of cybernetics, demonstrating how its transdisciplinary approach can be used to inform our product processes and systems. Watch the talk in full or read on for the overview. Mind the Product members can also […] Read more »