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Simple steps to effective collaboration

BY Eira Hayward on October 3, 2022 for Prioritised Members

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 »

SUNDAY REWIND: Top tips for negotiating with stakeholders

BY Louron Pratt on September 11, 2022

In this Sunday Rewind, Edward Scorcher, Chief Operating Officer of Agility in Mind delves into his favourite tips for negotiating with your stakeholders. […] Read more »

Data management: store and share

BY Eira Hayward on August 8, 2022 for Prioritised Members

In the second of this two-part series on data management we look at how the data you collect should be presented and shared with stakeholders and why getting this right is important. We also look at how you can use data to make better roadmap decisions and how data can help with stakeholder management. The […] Read more »

April's top product management content

BY Eira Hayward on April 29, 2022

April saw Mind the Product run a focus week on “learning to lead”, a podcast from Pluralsight’s Ha Phan on machine learning in discovery, and publish plenty more insightful content besides. Here’s a recap of our top posts from the past month. […] Read more »

Easy ways to engage your stakeholders

BY Eira Hayward on April 11, 2022 for Prioritised Members

Very often we focus our attention on stakeholder management and all the things that can be difficult about that area of product management. How about we skip that part completely and simply talk about the easy ways to achieve some stakeholder wins?

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How to navigate tricky work relationships

BY Louron Pratt on February 24, 2022 for MTP Leader Members

In this MTP Leader panel, our line-up of experts joined Emily Tate, Mind the Product’s Managing Director, to discuss how to navigate tricky work relationships. […] Read more »

QUICK READ: How do you innovate in a risk-averse environment?

BY Eira Hayward on January 17, 2022 for Prioritised Members

Enterprise businesses are often risk-averse, making it challenging for a product manager trying to innovate. How do you work around the problem? How do you learn to sell the dream and encourage your risk-averse stakeholders to innovate with you? […] Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Keeping your stakeholder relationships in CREDiT

BY Louron Pratt on January 16, 2022

In this Sunday Rewind episode, we look back to when Leadership coach Julia Whitney, shared her words of wisdom on keeping your stakeholder relationships through her CREDiT model. […] Read more »

Managing “must-do” initiatives in empowered teams

BY Eira Hayward on January 10, 2022 for MTP Leader Members

Empowered teams are made up of self-sufficient groups of people working together towards specific goals. They have the authority, experience, responsibility and skills to act on their own decisions for their organisation. From time to time, however, there will be things that you, as product leader, need to tell them to do. What do you […] Read more »

How to encourage change by building trust

BY Eira Hayward on September 27, 2021 for MTP Leader Members

Relationships based on trust are vital in business. When you have the trust of your team you see morale lift and motivation soar, and without it things can easily become chaotic. How do you build trust as a leader and how can that help to encourage positive change in your organisation? Below, we speak to […] Read more »