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The hallmarks of good and poor B2B product teams

BY Deepak Deolalikar on October 13, 2023

Deepak Deolalikar, an experienced B2B product leader, discusses the key disciplines that good product teams must follow to find success in B2B products. Read more »

Product management and fatherhood

BY Titus Chereches on June 1, 2023

Does being a parent make you a better product manager and vice versa? Titus Chereches thinks so, and here he explains why. My wife Adnana and I are blessed with two lovely children: Ravi, who is three, and Lucas, who is six months old. Our days and nights are full and we try to cherish Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: The PMwheel – a compass for the product manager development journey

BY Eira Hayward on May 21, 2023

This week’s Sunday Rewind goes back to a 2020 post from product coach Petra Wille that explains her framework “The PMwheel”, and how to use it to understand a product manager’s responsibilities. Read more »

Tech debt in the eyes of the developer by Jan Kaltoun

BY Anna von Hagen on April 14, 2023

In this ProductTank Prague talk, Jan Kaltoun, Chief Technology Officer at STRV dives into debt in the eyes of the developer and how to navigate tech debt. Watch the talk in full, or read here for a summary of his main points: What is tech debt to you? How did it affect you in your Read more »

Product, dance, and pockets of brilliance by Pippa Topp

BY Eira Hayward on November 28, 2022

In her keynote session at #mtpcon London 2022, Pippa Topp, Interim Head of Product at Charlotte Tilbury, talks about product and creating pockets of brilliance. Watch this video or read on for key highlights from the talk. Pippa started her career as a project manager and never wanted to be a product manager. She had Read more »

How to build a product team from scratch

BY Eira Hayward on November 7, 2022

The great thing about building out a product team from scratch is that you set the tone for how Product functions in a business. However it’s an exercise that comes with lots of big questions you need to answer and more than a few pitfalls, even if you think you’ve thought everything through thoroughly before Read more »

Four tips for building a product-driven culture

BY Jenn Lambert on November 1, 2022

In this guest post, Jenn Lambert, VP of Product Management at Veeva Systems provides tips on building a product-driven culture, and why it’s important to develop this. Read more »

A guide to machine learning Part 1: What's important

BY Eira Hayward on October 24, 2022

Whether it’s in taxi and food-ordering apps, Spotify and Netflix recommendations, spam email filters, chatbots and virtual assistants, machine learning is all around us. In the first of a two-part series, we speak to some senior product people who live and breathe machine learning to find out what you need to know and where you should start. Read more »

Simple steps to effective collaboration

BY Eira Hayward on October 3, 2022

In an ideal world, product management and the rest of the business work together in a spirit of constant cooperation and collaboration. There’s no friction, everyone pulls together and works towards a universally understood common goal, and everyone is listened to and treated with respect – happy days. If that’s your reality – amazing. For Read more »

Rerun: Building communities that work - Emily Webber on The Product Experience

BY The Product Experience on September 14, 2022

It can be tough, even at the best of times, to remain engaged at work – to find a community of people to share with and learn from. Emily Webber’s seen this in action and has started (and nurtured) successful communities both at work and at home. In this rerun podcast episode, she joined Lily and Randy to go deeper into how to build great communities with remote teams. Read more »