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How to Prioritize Features at Your Company

One of the biggest challenges that startups and business owners have to tackle is prioritizing the features of their company. It’s an area that we …

Product Leadership Rules to Live By From My Experience at Pandora

In 2013, <b>Jack Krawczyk</b> joined <b>Pandora</b> to formalize its first product management team dedicated to advertising. With years of experience under his belt …

Traditional software testing is fading: Here's how to adapt

Does having human testers slow down the performance of a software development group at all? That's what Yahoo seemed to claim in a recent IEEE …

Software Development

The 11 highest-paying tech jobs in America in 2016

Glassdoor sifted through the salaries reported by employees who have these jobs, limiting its search to salary reports from the past year, to come up with median salaries.<p>The website also looked at the demand for these jobs, based on the current number of job openings on its site.

13 Online Tools Used by Successful Entrepreneurs

Use these tools to make your life easier and more productive.<p>Today's tech-driven entrepreneurs know how to get stuff done. In the current entrepreneurial culture, it is essential that any successful entrepreneur understand and use online tools, apps, programs, interfaces, and systems to increase …

Entrepreneurship

Say “agile” one more time

Everyone is agile nowadays. I think that even my cat knows this word. Our sales team is agile, our development teams are agile. We do daily …

10 Tech Trends to Expect in 2016

You may be surprised at what will go mainstream.<p>There's no shortage of predictions regarding where technology is headed in this bright and shiny New Year. Not all fortune tellers have the same perspective, however. Take the design and innovation consultancy Fjord (part of Accenture Interactive), …

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The Product Manager’s Essential Reading List for 2016

Update: after phenomenal feedback on this post, I’ve posted another list of 14 additional books based on suggestions from friends, colleagues and …

Top 5 Free Websites to Learn Hacking this 2016

Looking to <b>learn cyber-security this 2016</b>?With the increasing need for cyber-security professionals in this day and age of constant threats and …

10 Top Programming Languages For Learning To Code

Everyone wants to learn how to code, but what is the best entry point? Here are 10 top ways to check "programming" off your skills life-list.<p>1 of …

How Do Small Businesses Select a Cloud Storage Service?

A surge in cloud storage adoption is evident over the past four years, especially in the small- and mid-sized business (SMB) market. More …

Cloud Computing

Why you should start a business in 2016

For some, saving more comes down to learning how to say no to small purchases.<p>And for would-be entrepreneurs, sometimes the hardest part about starting a business is taking that first step.<p>We asked best-selling author, entrepreneur and career coach Josh Felber for his top money tips for 2016. …

Getting all hands on deck with agile

“By and large people have a handle on team-level agile,” said Lee Cunningham, director of enterprise agile at VersionOne. “The next frontier is …

The Alternative Project Manager Elevator Pitch

We all know that getting out and about to project management events is also a great way to boost your own network. Done right you can gain a good …

Who wants to be an intrapreneur? Seven must-have traits

Intrapreneurs, entrepreneurial spirits who prefer to work for an employer, should be open to risk and masters of persuasion<p>Intrapreneurs are entrepreneurial spirits who prefer to play an active role in helping their employer to innovate and grow rather than run the risks associated with starting …

Entrepreneurship

The Dirty Little Secret of Project Management

Why don’t more project managers sound an alarm when they’re going to blow past their deadlines? Because most of them have no earthly idea when they’ll finish the job. They don’t even think it’s possible to know. Too many variables. Too much that’s out of their control.<p>That’s the dirty little secret …

What makes a great digital project manager: an introduction

What makes a great PM (Project Manager) is debatable – is it about great process, great quality delivery, great internal politics, or great client …

What Small and Medium Businesses Learned at Dreamforce '15

Just because you’re considered a small or medium business doesn’t mean you can’t disrupt the industry and compete with the big brands. That’s why …

How to Track Tasks Better and Delegate Even Better

Delegation is the process of assigning responsibility and/or authority to another person on the team usually from a manager to a team (e.g., chief …

Busting 6 Common Myths About Agile

As agile has grown in popularity, so have the misconceptions about it. In a recent introduction to agile webinar we asked our audience which of these …

The Agile Product Manager vs. The Scrum Master

Agile methodologies and scrum teams are popping up everywhere. It all started with software development but agile approaches are now showing up in government, non-profits, and even in families. The idea is that any group with a shared purpose can benefit from flexibility, bottoms-up idea flow, …

4 Roadmapping Secrets From Successful Product Managers

Product managers need a visual roadmap. Why? If you do not know where you are going, you cannot expect to get there -- or build a great product while you are at it.<p>A roadmap is a key product document. It aligns with the vision for the product and lays out a plan to achieve that vision. It shows …

Online Marketing Trends And Tools That Will Help Small Business Owners Grow Their Businesses In 2016

Automatic Website Traffic Generator<p>10 trends that will impact small businesses in 2015<p>With less than a month left in the 2014, it’s time for small …

Harman, Tech Mahindra, IBM, Accenture and Atos leading the Internet of Things phenomenon

The silicon valley giants are not satisfied with embedding themselves into your phones and laptops – now they are looking to connect up our cars, …

This controversial new business model is taking over retail

Birchbox, Carnivore Club, Dollar Shave Club, Stitch Fix — simply pay a monthly fee and you have products ranging from makeup to meat delivered to your doorstep.<p>But are subscription retail models all they are cracked up to be?<p>Recently, a scandal involving Kate Hudson's athleisure company, Fabletics, …

How to Connect With Your In-House Experts

Finding subject matter experts in the enterprise is important for serving clients, resourcing teams and solving problems. It’s been a key use case …