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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 »

How do the best product people manage their time?

BY Eira Hayward on February 5, 2024

We speak to three different sorts of product people to find out what tricks they employ to manage their time effectively. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Storytelling for product leaders by Peter Fletcher-Dobson

BY Eira Hayward on February 4, 2024

This week’s Sunday Rewind is a ProductTank Wellington talk from Peter Fletcher-Dobson, then Chief Digital Officer at BCITO, on storytelling for product leaders. Read more »

Decoding learning paths for product managers

BY Eira Hayward on January 29, 2024

The range of educational possibilities for product managers has exploded in the last few years. We take a closer look at what’s available and the best ways to learn. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Quick read: Learning to negotiate — when, why and how

BY Eira Hayward on January 28, 2024

This week’s Sunday Rewind looks back to a post that outlines why negotiation is such an important skill for product people to master and at how you can improve your ability to negotiate with confidence. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: A well-rounded personal growth plan

BY Eira Hayward on January 21, 2024

We look back at advice from Mind the Product’s managing director Emily Tate on how product people might develop a personal growth plan in this week’s Sunday Rewind. Read more »

Burnout in product managers: Don't let it happen to you

BY Eira Hayward on January 15, 2024

New year, new you? If you’re in the business of making resolutions then one you should certainly put at the top of your list is that you’ll take care of yourself and avoid burnout. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: How can you nurture a day-one mindset?

BY Eira Hayward on January 7, 2024

In this week’s Sunday Rewind, Michael Morris offers a few tricks and tips to help you accomplish a day-one mindset and perform at your best. Read more »

What does 2024 hold for product managers?

BY Eira Hayward on December 27, 2023

If 2023 – broadly – has been a year of generative AI, layoffs and questions about the future of product management, what lies ahead in 2024? Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Product management career resilience

BY Eira Hayward on December 17, 2023

This week’s Sunday Rewind takes us back to 2016 and an early ProductTank talk on how to survive in an enterprise environment from Randy Silver, then a Head of Product at HSBC. Read more »