Loneliness in the C-Suite: A closer look at the CPO landscape

BY Louron Pratt on February 7, 2024

A recent study by Planes has revealed that over half of CPOs feel isolated in their leadership roles. We take a closer look at the research findings and offer solutions to solve this common issue in product leadership positions. 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: Burnout in product teams

BY Rachel Hamlin on March 12, 2023

Tech layoffs and economic uncertainty have heavily impacted the livelihoods of product managers across the globe. We thought it would be timely to look back to when Rachel Hamlin explored how best practices in product often turn into pitfalls in our culture of burnout for this Sunday Rewind. Read more »

From burnout to bounceback by Sara Wachter-Boettcher

BY Jon Horvath on August 16, 2021

In this #mtpcon Digital Americas keynote, Sara Wachter-Boettcher, the author of Technically Wrong, explores the common challenges teams are facing right now — challenges like burnout, emotional exhaustion, and trauma. In brief: The effect of stress and trauma over time can be visible in the workplace — you might, for example, notice it in colleagues as Read more »

Lucia Adams on Burnout: the Signs, Symptoms, and Strategies

BY Eira Hayward on September 18, 2020

Lucia Adams knows a lot about burnout: she’s not afraid to admit that she once fell victim to it. A past ProductTank speaker, Lucia is a consultant and executive coach who specialises in helping organisations take a human-centred approach to evolve their ways of working. Her experience of burnout has been a steep learning curve Read more »