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User Research for Product Managers by Yue Wu

BY Andres Phillips on July 2, 2020

The product manager is the voice of the user. In this ProductTank San Francisco talk, Yue Wu – Head of Product for Home & Local Services at Yelp – gives some stories and tips for understanding users and how to be more convincing as a product manager. This talk also includes a Q&A session at […]

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Engaging with Remote Customers in Discovery by Audrey Cheng

BY Imogen Johnson on July 1, 2020

In this Mind the Product APAC talk Audrey Cheng, VP Product at Pushpay, discusses the challenges of remote discovery, and reveals how she and her team have developed a practice to ensure better customer engagements that yield more value. Watch the talk in full or read on for a detailed overview. Her key points include: Data […]

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Soft Skills for Product Managers by Brant Cooper

BY Andres Phillips on June 30, 2020

In this ProductTank London talk, Brant Cooper, CEO and Founder of Moves the Needle gives some guidelines for dealing with uncertainty, no matter the size of a company, and reveals what soft skills can help product managers. Watch the video to see Brant’s talk in full. Or read on for an overview of his key points: […]

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Experience is Overrated by Stewart Livingstone

BY Chris Massey on June 26, 2020

In his career journey from working in Learning and Development to being an Agile Delivery Manager at the Co-Op, Stewart Livingstone has seen the talent gap from multiple angles. In this MTP Engage Manchester talk, he and brings a refreshing perspective to this particular issue – one of the tech industry’s age-old problems. Organisations struggle to […]

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Design for the Developer Experience by Kevin Page

BY Andres Phillips on June 25, 2020

In this ProductTank San Francisco talk, Kevin Web Page, then Senior User Experience Designer at PagerDuty shows us how user research can improve the developer experience. His key points include: The developer experience Research and analysis Experience map and solutions The Developer Experience While working with various engineering teams, Kevin discovered what it was like […]

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MTP Prioritised: AMA with Christina Wodtke

BY Imogen Johnson on June 25, 2020

In this Prioritised AMA, Christina Wodtke – the amazing author, speaker, and lecturer at Stanford, answers questions on her books, how to encourage autonomy, writing OKRs successfully and even reviving them when they’ve failed. If you’re a Prioritised member you can watch again now and read the full recap. Not already a member? Sign up to […]

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Building Better Products by Understanding Values by Jennifer Choi

BY Imogen Johnson on June 24, 2020

In this Mind the Product APAC talk, Jennifer Choi, Head of Product Strategy at Grab explains what she and her team do to better understand their customers whose lives can be very different from their own. Watch the talk in full or read on for a detailed overview. Her key points include: Work hard to understand your […]

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A Team Is Not a Bonsai Tree by Salma Alam-Naylor

BY Chris Massey on June 19, 2020

Teams are imperfect and beautiful things, just like us. Salma Alam-Naylor, a Software Development Lead at Code Computerlove, illustrates this in her 2020 MTP Engage Manchester talk, where she draws on her experiences as a tech leader to present a very horticultural metaphor that explores leadership, cultivating empowered teams, and the human condition. To understand […]

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Hacking Confidence by Janice Fraser

BY Imogen Johnson on June 18, 2020

In this Mind the Product APAC talk, Janice Fraser, Partner at Seneca VC, explains what she’s discovered about confidence and reveals how we can all take control of negative thoughts. Watch the talk in full or read on for a detailed overview. Her key points include: What is Confidence? What Helps People to Have Confidence? Inspiring Confidence […]

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MTP Prioritised: AMA with Scott Berkun

BY Imogen Johnson on June 18, 2020

In this AMA, bestselling author and popular speaker, Scott Berkun, delivered an energetic session that got us all thinking differently about design. Here you can watch it all again, or read on for the overview. Scott’s the author of eight books, including The Dance of The Possible, The Myths of Innovation, Confessions of a Public […]

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