Anders Granlund

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The Best Place to Camp in Each of the 50 States

Ready, set, camp.<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and …

Camping

Minimum viable product considered harmful without architecture

Agile development and DevOps processes are in vogue now. It seems that most well-run development organizations either have these processes ingrained …

My Launch Lessons from 37 Minutes in an Amazon War Room

In the late morning of April 11, 2011, hours before its planned launch, the third-generation Kindle—the first lower-priced Kindle with Special …

Product Management

Napa's Hidden Secret

The Napa Valley is hiding its best-kept secret in plain view. While most people who visit Napa have their sights set on the smaller towns and in-between countryside of the 30-mile-long valley, surprisingly few realize that the valley's namesake city has come into its own in recent years.<p>A decade …

Motivating Development Teams

As noted in my last post, Sales and Marketing often wonder whether Engineering is sufficiently motivated and engaged. But the symptoms aren’t so …

Product Managers: 7 Things You Can Do To Stop Being Treated Like A Project Manager

One product manager I spoke to recently differentiated her job from the others on her team, by the time frame on which she focuses her thinking. She …

The Modern Day Good Product Manager/Bad Product

When you’re a product manager, one of the first things you read is the famous Good Product Manager/Bad Product Manager post by Ben Horowitz written …

Behind Every Great Product by Marty Cagan

In the opening keynote at this year’s London #mtpcon, Silicon Valley Product Group’s Marty Cagan shared his latest thoughts on what makes a great …

Why Strong Product Managers Pick Fights

How many times do people "ping" you at work each day? For product managers, the answer is probably something like: "Oh, I've stopped counting." Feedback comes in from so many different channels -- internally and externally -- that those pings can start to feel like a series of jabs.<p>Of course, input …