If you want to become a product manager, I encourage you to treat your career just like you would a product. Start thinking (and acting!) like a product manager by continuously assessing, improving and measuring all of the different aspects of getting a job.
Product discovery is my favorite product management activity! I love every aspect of it and think it’s the best process for figuring out the right products and features to build. If you’re not familiar with product discovery, or simply looking for inspiration to up your own discovery game, this 4-part series is for you. ForContinue reading “Everything You Need to Know About Product Discovery: Part One”
Intuit was (and continues to be) renowned for its product creation processes that are deeply rooted in understanding their customers. Their “Follow Me Home” program has been replicated by many other product teams since it was created decades ago by founder Scott Cook. Since then, Intuit has established one of the best product management organizationsContinue reading “How to build products like the Intuit product team”
As an active participant in several online communities for product managers, one of the questions frequently asked is “How can I prepare to succeed in my new role as a product manager?” I always respond by recommending this book, The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter by MichaelContinue reading “How to crush the first 90 days as a new product manager”