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Video: Product Management in Games at Mind Candy

BY Simon Cast on May 31, 2013

Presenting at May 2013 ProductTank in London, Martyn Jones (@ElvisBacon), product manager and game designer at Mind Candy, who spoke to us about validation and iteration during product discovery.  Using the ‘double diamond‘ design process as his guiding theme, Martyn entertained us with his unique combination of hand-crafted slides and visual puns to draw out […] Read more »

Product Management in Gaming

BY Jock Busuttil on May 21, 2013

Yep, we were really turning the fun factor up to 11 at ProductTank London last week.  We had three insightful and delightful speakers – Martyn Jones, Paul Croft and Catharina Lavers Mallet – all giving us the benefit of their experience as product managers in gaming.  The evening was curated with aplomb by Marc Abraham […] Read more »

Video: BBC News Responsive Design Strategy

BY Martin Eriksson on July 8, 2012

Chris Russell, Executive Product Manager for BBC News, talks about the BBC’s responsive design strategy. The BBC strategy today is about one service with 10 products across 4 screens – tablet, mobile, desktop and TV apps. But of course there are far more than 4 devices and far more than 4 use cases – for […] Read more »

MindTheProduct teams up with Silicon Milkroundabout

BY Simon Cast on May 15, 2012

Silicon Milkroundabout is a jobs fair that matches the UK’s start-ups with the best developers, product managers, and designers. For the first time, together with Mind the Product, they are putting on a “Product Management & Design” day this year for jobseekers in the fields of Product Management, Intelligence/Analytics, and UX Design (Interaction Design, Visual […] Read more »

ProductTank Drinks meets SXSW

BY Janna Bastow on March 2, 2012

As ProductTank rounds its second year, we’ve built up plenty of momentum to start spreading out to other great cities around the world. Last month, we held our first non-London event, in Manchester, under the guise of ProductTank North. This month, we’re moving even farther afield, with our first ever transatlantic ProductTank. Every year, tens […] Read more »

ProductTank: What do UX people want from Product Managers?

BY Janna Bastow on September 23, 2011

At the last ProductTank event, Jesmond Allen, UX director at cxpartners, spoke about what UX people want from PMs and they can best work together. Having had experience in both roles, she outlined the difference in job descriptions, pointing out that, in fact, the two roles were more alike than not. She identified this overlap […] Read more »

Designing a Modern CRM

BY Martin Eriksson on April 27, 2011

Tyler Tate is a leading UX designer, known for the 1KB CSS Grid, Founder/Head of UX of TwigKit and Head of UX for Nutshell CRM. He recently spoke at ProductTank and shared his experiences of building a brand new CRM – Nutshell – from scratch. […] Read more »