Innovative Product Management

    

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I believe in solving business problems for customers long-term which will create the best business opportunities.

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How great leaders inspire the most important Product Strategy Outcome

Strategy is the big decisions senior managers make in response to or in anticipation of changes in the market, product or competitive environment. The question is: What is the most important outcome of a Product Strategy and how can you inspire it? The big decisions require a coordinated, sustained effort to implement. But there are […]

Unveiling the genius of a 3 phased approach to Product Strategy

The 3 Phases of Product Strategy Have you ever run into something like this? The CEO walks into your office. He says, “We need to submit our strategic plan to the board next month. Can you canvas the senior staff and put something together?” Or this: It’s the weekly senior staff meeting, and you just […]

What is Strategy?

Every business has pressing issues, but what is its strategy? Are falling sales a strategic issue? What about rising material costs? What about a new competitor? Perceptions of exactly what constitutes strategy can vary greatly, even among a single management team. A single question about strategy can produce multiple perspectives that you must resolve before […]

5 Types of Product Managers in High Demand Right Now

Author / ORIGINAL text comes from https://productdave.medium.com/ Great products are the heartbeat of any successful SaaS business, this is why Product Managers are in high demand today. Product Managers can come in many forms, ranging from Generalist PMs to Growth PMs to Technical PMs and even Platform PMs. Different companies seem to require PMs with […]

Emotionally Intelligent People Use 3 Simple Words to Beat Perfectionism and Work Faster (and Better)

…and how this can be applied in product management Make your perfectionism work for you. Instead of against you. BY JUSTIN BARISO, AUTHOR, EQ APPLIED@JUSTINJBARISO original article from: https://www.inc.com/justin-bariso/emotional-intelligence-how-to-overcome-perfectionism-work-faster-better.html I struggle with perfectionism. Big time. For years, I wouldn’t put anything into the world unless it was exactly the way I wanted it, down to the […]

Successful Strategies for Products that Win

Book Summary — The Four Steps to the Epiphany   The book provides hands-on instructions on how to go about customers, sales, marketing and building your company at different stages of your business. It can be dry at times, but looking back on it it’s a great checklist on what to do when.   Most […]

The Only Product Strategy framework you need !

  An insight-driven and well-thought-out product strategy plan can drive an industry into the adoption of a hidden need.     Watch the following report by CNBC on how Apple forced a change in the smartphone industry by getting rid of the headphone jack. The Rise And Fall Of The Headphone Jack — by CNBC […]

Smart Leaders Prevent Burnout With 3 Golden Rules

Target three key areas to protect your team from burnout. BY MITHU STORONI, AUTHOR OF ‘STRESS-PROOF’@STORONIMITHU   Getty Images   You’ve just landed the perfect team, generous funding, and a big once-in-a-lifetime project that will take a year to complete. You’ll be facing overwhelming workloads and intense deadlines, but you’re confident you’ll complete the project on time if everyone […]

What makes a good Product Manager?

good PMs can navigate ambiguous expectations and can apply their skills based on the team’s needs. They know the different levers to pull depending on who they’re working with and can adapt accordingly.

Top 16 Product Management Frameworks

  I believe frameworks are not the silver bullet we hope they are, however, they do help to be structured and help to be sure you think about the major factors.  Below is a collection of my top  16 Frameworks I found useful for Product Managers.    1. Story Telling Storytelling is actually the oldest […]