SUNDAY REWIND: 20 Years of Product Management in 25 Minutes by Dave Wascha

BY Louron Pratt on July 11, 2021

As we settle down on a Sunday in wake of an exciting week ahead with #mtpcon Digital Americas (July 14-15), we thought it was the perfect time to reacquaint ourselves with this talk by Dave Wascha on how product management has developed over the last 20 years. In this entertaining and insightful talk from Mind Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Linda Rising on Science vs Stories

BY Louron Pratt on July 4, 2021

With only two weeks to go until #mtpcon Digital Americas (July 14-15), it reminded us of this legendary talk by Linda Rising, author, lecturer, and consultant. She discusses product decision making and how to make the best calls through stories and science. In this awesome talk from Mind the Product San Francisco, Linda argues that cognitive Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Your product is already obsolete – how to survive

BY Imogen Schels on June 27, 2021

As we gear up for #mtpcon Digital Americas (July 14-15) I asked the the Mind the Product team which #mtpcon San Francisco keynote they consider to be a classic, a golden oldie, or an unsung hero from the archive. I was inundated. The list of suggestions just kept on coming, classic after classic and, as Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Product Discovery or Product Delivery: How do you Decide?

BY Imogen Schels on June 20, 2021

Today, as we bring our Product Discovery Focus Week to a close, we venture back to 2019 and this post by Philipp Krehl — Product Discovery or Product Delivery: How do you Decide? In it, Philipp answers the question: What’s the fundamental difference between product discovery and delivery or execution?  The answer? The degree of Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Rapid prototyping and product management by Tom Chi

BY Louron Pratt on June 13, 2021

Today we rewind back to 2015 at Mind the Product San Francisco. At this event, Tom Chi, founding partner at At One Ventures discusses the lessons he has learned during rapid prototyping. In his session, he shared key takeaways gained from integrating this into product management. Tom explains that creating a culture of learning is Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Transforming to a product culture

BY Louron Pratt on June 6, 2021

This weeks’ Sunday Rewind takes us back to 2017, where Silicon Valley Product Group partner Lea Hickman provides her perspective on how people work in the world of product. Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Badass: Making users awesome

BY Imogen Schels on May 30, 2021

This week we’re rewinding all the way to 2015 and a classic #mtpcon San Francisco keynote from Kathy Sierra — Badass: Making users awesome. Kathy argues that every experience has the potential to be transformative if we just build them the right way and she provides brilliant, at times laugh out loud funny, examples to Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Escape from the feature roadmap to outcome-driven development

BY Imogen Schels on May 23, 2021

While discussing this week’s Sunday Rewind, Mind the Product’s Managing Director Emily Tate was quick to suggest one of her all-time favourite posts — Escape from the feature roadmap to outcome-driven development. For Emily, this post written in 2018 by Alice Newton Rex, Director of Product at WhatsApp, formerly CPO at WorldRemit, provided a real Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Things nobody told me about being a Product Manager

BY Imogen Schels on May 15, 2021

In 2017, Shaun Russell took to the stage at ProductTank London to reveal some of the hard truths about product management. He shared his journey into product management, detailing the well-trodden path he took to get started. Four years later, Shaun’s given many more insightful talks on product management and product management careers, both at Read more »