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Stakeholder mapping: Avoid these 3 mistakes

BY Marta Rolak on May 23, 2024

Master stakeholder mapping: keep maps updated, design effective communication strategies, and stay aware of changes to improve product success. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Quick read - How to influence decisions using research

BY Eira Hayward on March 17, 2024

This week’s Sunday Rewind is a 2021 post that looks at a panel discussion in which Cindy Alvarez, Steve Portigal, and Michelle Lotia share their tips on how to influence decisions using research. Read more »

Getting aligned with your exec team by Randy Silver

BY Louron Pratt on December 13, 2023

In his keynote session at #mtpcon London 2023, Randy Silver, Product and Leadership Coach led an engaging session on navigating challenges when dealing with executives as a product manager. Watch the talk in full, or read on for his key points: Navigating challenges with difficult executives Randy delved into the often tumultuous relationships between product Read more »

Randeep Sidhu: Dealing with HiPPOs and big dogs in product

BY Eira Hayward on April 3, 2023

  We catch up with Randeep Sidhu, former Head of Product for the NHS Covid 19 app, to find out what he’s doing now and how he succeeds in companies that have little to no knowledge of product management. If you came to #mtpcon London a couple of years ago you’ll remember Randeep Sidhu: his keynote Read more »

Top product management reads in March

BY Eira Hayward on March 30, 2023

A brief run through of the top five most-read product management posts published on Mind the Product in March 2023 Read more »

Tips for successful stakeholder management

BY Eira Hayward on March 13, 2023

One of the attributes that sets great product managers apart from the good ones is their ability to manage stakeholders. With that in mind, here’s a round-up of some of the best advice we’ve found to help you move from good to great. Read more »

Dear product stakeholder, please show me some love

BY Sigi Osagie on December 1, 2022

In this adapted excerpt from his recent book Sweet Stakeholder Love: Powerful Insights and Tactics to Deal with Stakeholder Issues Better and Achieve More Success at Work Sigi Osagie discusses stakeholder management. Read more »

MTP panel: Managing your stakeholders

BY Louron Pratt on November 18, 2022

In our Prioritised member session this week, our panellists had an in-depth conversation on how to manage your stakeholders when building products. Read on for a recap of this engaging discussion! Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: How to gain alignment from your product roadmap

BY Louron Pratt on October 23, 2022

A big part of finding success in your product roadmap is gaining alignment between your product team and stakeholders. In this Sunday Rewind, we cast our minds back to when C. Todd Lombardo taught us a lesson on how to do just that. 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 »