Category Archives: Product Management

Five Product Manager Interview Questions

We’ve all been through the interview process. Here are some of my favorite Product Manager interview questions to ask or answer during the interview process to determine which candidates have not only the theoretical understanding but also the experience to do the job.

Creating a Historical Product Roadmap

A Historical Roadmap is a basic summary of past releases including a list of the larger release features and when the release launched. It’s a helpful quick reference guide for when people ask you when key features were released.

Developing a Product Manager’s Playbook

A Product Manager’s Playbook is a document that summarizes the most important aspects of the product and serves as a high-level overview of all things necessary to know for a Product Manager to be successful. Here’s a list of what I’m putting into mine.

Compromising Beauty In Product Design

As Product managers, sometimes we focus on the numbers and the logic of how we do what we do. This video focuses a little more into why we should be inspired as Product Managers to do the work that we do. In this video Aziz describes how he was wildly successful with achieving the business objectives of solving a product challenge yet he felt that in reflection, he still fell short of creating what he refers to as a “pure product.”

The Minimally Viable Feature Approach – MindTheProduct

I love this. It’s something to keep in mind, especially when resources are constrained. Building the minimum necessary allows one to “prove out” the concepts and fail fast if the interest just isn’t there. Minimally Viable Feature approach (MVF) is creating enough of the feature to test the adoption and usefulness before expending lots of… Read More »

Product Roadmaps without dates?

  ProdPad released an article about creating roadmaps without dates as a new approach for Product Managers. The thought is that usually these dates are not well known and regardless of how you preface the communication, ultimately you are judged by your ability to meet or beat these dates. Instead the suggestion is to look… Read More »

Fail – Poor Advertising Targeting (Image)

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