Cindy Truong

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A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience Design

(This is a sponsored article.) Having undertaken initial user research and analyzed your research findings, the next phase of the design process is …

Why Being an Entrepreneur Is a Lot Like Being a Combat Sports Fighter

Being an entrepreneur is a lot like being a fighter and it takes fortitude, determination and a little bit of passion to be an ace<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Both entrepreneurs and …

7 Brilliant Little Skills To Master Your Role As A Product Manager

Here’s what no one has told you about your role as a product manager: it’s essentially a sales job. Except it’s possibly the hardest sales job of …

Creating effective customer feedback loops for product teams

Step 2: Funnelling feedback to the product team<p>Feedback is pretty useless if it’s not being actioned upon. So our CS team has a few processes in …

Product Management

Rise of the Data Product Manager

Over the next several years, there will be a new kind of product manager in demand — the data product manager. I have previously argued that good …

Battle Royale Over Rightful Heir to Israeli Self-Defense Discipline

NETANYA, Israel — More martial than art, this form of fighting extols the virtues of a poke in the eye and a timely kick to the groin. Its masters insist it is not a sport, because there are no rules, except for one: to survive.<p>Krav Maga, the rough, close-combat self-defense system developed in the …

What It Takes to Become a Great Product Manager

Because I teach a course on product management at Harvard Business School, I am routinely asked “What is the role of a product manager?” The role of product manager (PM) is often referred to as the “CEO of the product.” I disagree because, as Martin Eriksson points out, “Product managers simply …

Beginner’s Guide to Lean UX — Assumptions, Hypotheses and MVP

Lean UX, based on the foundation of Agile development, is a user-centric approach that focuses on reducing the waste produced during the design …

A Breakdown Of The Joint Submissions In BJJ

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Survey: Most Americans Remain Blissfully Unaware of the Blockchain Revolution

With the cryptocurrency market cap now estimated to be in the hundreds of billions of dollars and a sort of familiar frenzy kicking into overdrive, …

The Future Of Health – In Blockchain We Trust?

A revolution in trust and how we work together<p>Trust is the foundation for business. Maintaining trust and corporate reputation is expensive, …

Running Scared – Why the Bank of the Future Is Not a Bank

About 10 years from now, are we going to look back and realize that banks had already missed the massive market change and were already on their way …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

Why the gig economy needs blockchain

The emergence of online resource-sharing and freelancing platforms have ushered in the new era of the gig economy. These services have made it possible to get or provide help on tasks and projects like never before. They’re now challenging traditional labor structures and models. In the U.S. alone, …

With a new futures market, Bitcoin is going mainstream

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange will soon begin trading Bitcoin derivatives (futures contracts), signalling the cryptocurrency is now a mainstream …

Cryptocurrency

Write great user stories

User story format<p>The correct way to write user stories is a hotly debated subject. Throughout this creed, we’ll try and give you some tips and …

Explaining The Real Growth-Hacking.

Yes That’s Really The Title.<p>I’ve been asked dozens — no hundreds — of times how to growth hack X by hungry founders and keen marketers with the …

Product Management

Great Products Require Great Stories — Here’s How to Tell Them

If there are any two existential questions a product manager wrestles with, they would be: (1) What makes a great product? and (2) How do you …

Product Management

How to get started with product analytics

<i>In partnership with Skillshare, Mixpanel product manager and ex-Googler Veronica Pinchin created a video course on getting started with product</i> …

Silicon Valley’s Top Product Managers Use Feature Flags — And You Should Too

How product managers at top companies control releases and accelerate the product lifecycle<p>The Product Manager<p>You are the king or queen of the …

Alibaba launches electronic trading hub in Malaysia

Alibaba launched an electronic trading hub in Malaysia on Friday aimed at helping small- and medium-sized businesses, a first for the Chinese …