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Why every product manager should be able to prototype

At productboard, we recently got turned on to the This is Product Management podcast put on by Alpha. Each episode discusses some facet of product …

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 …

How product managers are slowly becoming mini CEOs

Ten years ago, the top companies by market cap in the world were predominantly in oil, general industry, and financial services. Today, the top five are technology companies, providing products and services to consumers and enterprises. With this transformation, the pace of innovation has increased …

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So you’ve launched a product, now what?

Congratulations. After the long, arduous, ideating-to-prototyping slog, from building and testing to scrapping your way to meet funding goals to creating some sort of momentum and hype through PR, your product has finally been released to the masses.<p>But hold on, young jedi. While the perfect world …

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Thank you, Product Hunt

In the beginning…<p>I started using Product Hunt about 3 years ago. I discovered it while researching startups. I was trying to get a sense of the …

Get your time back with these marketing templates, tips, and time-savers

One of the cultural values at Buffer is to live smarter, not harder.<p>We like to think this extends into our workflows as well.<p>This is why marketing spreadsheets have been such a boon for us, helping us to track important social media metrics, see our blog growth, and get more work done in less …

The Art of Describing a Product in One Sentence

A look back at early interviews with Facebook and Uber CEOs illustrates an ingenious way to communicate hard-to-describe products.<p>As a founder, I spent countless hours refining my elevator pitch and practicing it every chance I got. I learned that "leading with the need" is an extremely effective …

10 Essential Questions to Ask Before Launching Your Product

Here are the top 10 fundamental questions that you and your product launch team must answer to assure a great new product lift-off!<p>Launching a new product can be quite the challenge. It often comes with great trepidation. Will our product succeed in the marketplace? Will our customer's like it? …

How to define your Minimum Viable Product?

Minimum Viable Product, or if I say “Minimum Buy-able product”<p>Sounds good ?<p>If not lets go deeper with what it actually means.<p><b>Minimum viable product</b> …

How Amazon Web Services (AWS) Achieved an $11.5B Run Rate by Working Backwards

In 2006, after Amazon Web Services (AWS) helped pioneer what we now call the cloud, product development changed forever. What once took millions of …

Learning in Product

This obviously isn’t a perfect model. I’d lump anthropologists more towards the design bucket. I’d lump data scientists more towards PMM or Engineer. …

The most important thing Dropbox did to scale Product Management

These opinions are entirely my own, distilled from my experience at Dropbox in 2012–2015 as well as working with other startups. Since it’s been a …

10 Serious Signs That Your Android Phone May Be Infected With Virus Or Malware

The Android OS in general is fast becoming hacker’s playground. Given that it is one of the most popular and most utilized mobile OS, malicious …

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The Product Management Tool Kit - Essentials for Every Product Manager

This guest column is authored by Rahul Kumar, Director – Product Management, Zopper.com<p>Thanks to all technology team members who motivated me through …

What UX designers need to know about product management

As a product manager by trade, I’ve had countless conversations with UX designers about what product management is really about. Online, there’s …

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What we learnt about product management in Silicon Valley

<i>The Valley blog series is written by husband and wife co-founders, Patrick and Alexandria Gentry, to chronicle their experiences in The Bay Area</i> …

"Customer-centric" product management - University Information Technology

<i>By Jesse Drake</i><p>Jeff Patton wants UIT product managers and other staff to be more like doctors and less like waiters.<p>“When I behave like a waiter, a …

How to Write a Painless Product Requirements Document

by Jerry Cao<p>While the bulk of documentation is produced in the earlier stages, the implementation stage is one of the most crucial phases of the UX …

How we built a product vision and roadmap

Editor's note: Rian shared an update over on the Postmark blog after 6 months of using the roadmap he described in this post. If you're curious it …

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The Product Roadmap vs. the Project Roadmap

It’s amazing what you learn when you stop talking at work and start listening. This is particularly true when you are meeting with the world’s best …

Product Management