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Will Amazon Kill FedEx?

The first public flight of Amazon’s Prime Air plane, over the Seafair festival in Seattle.<p>For UPS and FedEx, Amazon’s been great for business. Now …

My Role Models for Successful Product Managers

<i>Disclaimer: There are lot great Product Managers around the world, so remember, this is my personal list. If you are agree, awesome; if you disagree</i> …

How micromanagement kills creativity and productivity of developers

<b>How should one manage developers?</b><p><b>micromanage</b> — to try to control or manage all the small parts of a development process in a way that is usually not …

How to Prioritize Startup Feature Building

The scenario is all too familiar for product managers: there’s a million feature requests and ideas for development and just as many stakeholders …

The Secrets To A Successful Kickoff Meeting

According to Lindstrom, the greatest threat to many kickoff meeting discussion is confirmation bias. Because solutions are not easy to come by, group mentality makes people latch on the first reasonable solution they develop. In discussing this singular solution more and more, their attachment to …

Scrum Planning Poker Cards

At Redbooth we recently started using Scrum to build cool stuff distraction-free. It helps us have more visibility on our progress, be more …

Show Us Your Horrible Mess Of Video Game Cables

Electronic gadgets are cool. Knotted, tangled cables are not. Yet rarely will you find the one without t'other.<p>Maybe you've done a good job of hiding …

15 Cold, Hard Inbound Marketing Stats Your Boss Needs to Read

You're sold on inbound marketing, but what about your boss?<p>If you're having some trouble convincing your boss to jump on board, it's important that …

A Pen That Is Also a Charger Because Your Phone Is Dead Again

It <i>should</i> be simple: Charge phone overnight, wake up with enough battery to last the day; repeat. Nope. Try more like: Get home way too late, pass …

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The Game That Made Me Realize I’ve Let Down My Family

I didn't go home for Thanksgiving this year.<p>In truth, I rarely go home for Thanksgiving. I've been living away from home for basically my whole adult …

Guide to Life: Hold and Shoot a Handgun Properly

Using a firearm doesn’t make you tough, and it’s not glamorous. Frankly, we’re appalled by movies and TV shows (except for <i>24</i> with Kiefer Sutherland, …