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Scope Management is Product Management

Scope Management is Product Management Defining the boundaries of your first iteration using the scope box model Where does the scope of a new product feature start and end? For product teams, figuring...

Visual Communication templates for Product Managers

Visual Communication templates for Product Managers How to give yourself the best chance of being listened to People are generally bad listeners. When you have an important story to tell or a complex...

The 5 types of Product Differentiation

The 5 types of Product Differentiation How to fight your natural instinct to copy others The allure of copying competitors The gravitational pull towards copying competitors is real. In crowded...

Presentation skills for Product Managers

Presentation skills for Product Managers How to excel at the activity we dread the most Since product managers have no direct managerial responsibilities over team members and no tangible outputs in...

How to Create a Product Content Strategy

How to Create a Product Content Strategy Why UX content writers are the unsung heroes of the modern product team and what you can do about it I used a product the other day and it referred to me as...

Product survey 2020

Department of Product Product management survey 2020 The Department of Product’s 2020 survey was sent to our product community of over 10,000 product and tech leaders at companies including Spotify, Netflix, Amazon,...

Technology Skills for Product Managers

Technology Skills for Product Managers The most useful technical concepts to understand when working with engineers How technical should product managers be? As with most things in life, the answer...

Unconventional advice for transitioning to Head of Product

Unconventional advice for transitioning to Head of Product From Product Manager to Product Leader This is not going to be your typical ‘how-to’ article for moving up into a Product Leadership role....

Why product features matter

Why product features matter Product strategy, features and the value chain What outcomes are you trying to achieve? What evidence do you have to suggest that the features you’re building will actually...

Component Oriented Thinking for Product Managers

Component Oriented Thinking for Product Managers How to embed the benefits of components into your product process What’s a component?   Components mean many things to different members of a modern...

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