SUNDAY REWIND: Overengineering can kill your product

BY Eira Hayward on May 12, 2024

This week’s Sunday Rewind is a 2021 post from engineer turned product manager Simon Munoz in which he looks at why products get over-engineered and at ways in which you might prevent it from happening. Read more »

Going beyond the Now-Next-Later roadmap with Phil Hornby

BY Eira Hayward on May 8, 2024

Product coach Phil Hornby gave an insightful presentation on roadmaps at ProductTank Cologne earlier this year, analysing different types of roadmaps and offering advice on what they should contain.  Read more »

Upskilling for product managers – tips and tricks

BY Sirisha Dinavahi on April 18, 2024

Wherever you are in your product career, you must have felt the need to refresh your skills or learn new ones. This article shares her tips for keeping on top of your skill set and keep up with the times. Read more »

Apple under attack: what should product managers do?

BY Eira Hayward on April 8, 2024

What are the implications for product managers of the various legal challenges to Apple’s walled garden approach? Read more »

Top product management reads in March

BY Eira Hayward on March 29, 2024

From questioning the mantras of product gurus through to finding product/market fit with AI, here’s a look through our top product management reads this month. Read more »

Common misconceptions about product management

BY Eira Hayward on March 15, 2024

What do product managers do really well, and what do other people think they do? We asked around and here’s what you told us. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Humility and personal resilience in product

BY Eira Hayward on March 10, 2024

This week’s Sunday Rewind is a look back to two talks from our 2022 Hamburg conference, MTP Engage, in which product leaders share two different perspectives on the mental qualities you need as a product manager. Read more »

The product guru complex

BY Becky Yelland on March 4, 2024

It’s time to ditch the dogma and introduce a strong dose of pragmatism if product management is to avoid an existential crisis, argues Becky Yelland. Read more »

February's top product management reads

BY Eira Hayward on February 29, 2024

From an in-depth look into the multitude of different ways to teach yourself about product management to tips on how to overcome job fatigue and handle office politics, here’s a look through the most popular content among the MTP community in February. Read more »

Product leaders in the C-suite: tips for dealing with execs

BY Eira Hayward on February 12, 2024

Product leaders in the C-suite struggle to get their organisations to innovate and understand the value of experimentation, according to recent research. What actions can they take to get other execs to change their approach to Product? Read more »