Defining success

At a product management event I attended recently, one of the speakers made an interesting point. He said you shouldn’t judge the success of a product manager by the success of their [...]

Art and craft

Whether you are an artist, a designer, an engineer, a scientist or any sort of developer you work in a field that creates new things. The act of creation requires imagination and skill. It [...]

Team balance

Peter Drucker once said, “Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” When we consider the complexities of building new products, designing software or bringing any [...]

Surviving

“Look, don’t see, listen, don’t hear. The more you engage, the longer you survive.” – Jack Reacher So, creating new, amazing products and experiences isn’t the same as being an action adventure, [...]

Hippos

One of the hardest parts of product management is saying no and it’s related quite closely to stakeholder management and prioritisation. In our Prioritisation Book, we introduce 9 different [...]