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Akhila Bhatt: Embracing stoic principles for effective product leadership

BY Louron Pratt on October 2, 2023

Akhila Bhatt is the Head Of Product at SKUTOPIA in Sydney, Australia. We caught up with her to find out how stoicism has helped her to become a better leader in her product roles. Read more »

Leading product teams: #mtpcon highlights

BY Louron Pratt on September 25, 2023

As we eagerly count down the final three weeks to our flagship event, #mtpcon London, it’s worth reflecting on the plethora of discussions surrounding product leadership that have graced the #mtpcon stage! Check out our top picks from the archives. Read more »

Friction, setbacks, and underperformance: the path to product leadership

BY Adam Thomas on September 25, 2023

Product leader Adam Thomas delves into the path to product leadership, highlighting dealing with friction, setbacks, and product underperformance. Read more »

Empathetic and kind product leadership

BY Johanna Feick on August 31, 2023

Especially the last few years have highlighted the significance of effective leadership in today’s fast-paced world. Navigating volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity has become essential for leaders. Simply adapting to change is no longer enough; leaders must embrace it and build-up their team’s resilience to persevere. Read more »

Product leadership in a chaotic world: Balancing short-term and long-term goals

BY Dave Martin on July 28, 2023

Product leader Dave Martin delves into the uncertainty of startups, and discusses why focusing on short term plans is a dangerous drug. Read more »

The importance of psychological safety for remote teams by Diana Stepner

BY Louron Pratt on July 3, 2023

In this #mtpcon SF keynote, Diana Stepner, Head of Product, Education at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, shared insights on the importance of psychological safety for remote teams. Watch the video in full, or read on for a recap of her key takeaways. Read more »

Innovating in leadership with Janice Fraser

BY Louron Pratt on June 1, 2023

Janice Fraser is an Author, speaker and innovation leader who has been in the digital landscape for over two decades. We caught up with her this week to talk about her journey into leadership and what she’ll be speaking about at #mtpcon San Francisco 2023 on June 14. Read more »

Leadership meetup: Leading product teams in times of change

BY Alivia Kasumov on May 5, 2023

This month’s Mind the Product leadership meetup in San Francisco brought together attendees across the Bay Area, from companies big and small. Three speakers joined us to discuss all things leadership during difficult times. Here’s what we learned. Read more »

8 exceptional #mtpcon talks by women in product

BY Louron Pratt on March 8, 2023

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we look at some of the awesome women who have taken to the #mtpcon stage over the past few years. Sadly, we can’t feature them all because, believe me when I say, there are A LOT of awesome women doing amazing things for the community of product management. With Read more »

The first 90 day plan for new product leaders

BY Shubhansha Agrawal on February 21, 2023

In this guest post, Shubhansha Agrawal, Head of Product at Yelp comprehensively breaks down the first 30/60/90 days of a product leader based on the lessons she has learned in her extensive career.

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