For too long product management has been seen as a job rather than a profession.
Do you take your product management seriously?
We’re often asked how do I become a product manager?
Well here are 5 tips to help you get a job in product management…
If you could have stood in front of a mirror and told yourself 2 things when you first started out in product management – what would they have been?
What makes them so damn good?
Some wonderful comments from product managers in this blog entry.
Product management is the job of looking after a specific product within a business.
There are two parts to the job – bringing new products to market and managing those that are already launched and ‘in-life’. Read more of this explanation…
Product managers spend nearly half their time firefighting.
But is this wrong? Well it depends on what you think product management is for.
Should you be judged on the success of your product?
Well the easy answer would be yes however I think back to my early years in product management and think is it really that easy…
So how do you see your job…
Are you a small cog in the machine or the CEO of your product?
We know from our training courses that product management and product marketing roles are set up differently in nearly every business.
If you’re new to the role it’s often difficult to understand what’s going on and where you fit.