Blog

Blog Categories

All Blog Posts a16z adoption agile amazon.com analytical skills analytics Angelist apple apprenticeship art and science bad product manager best practices california candidate profile Capital-Light career advice case studies cashflow quadrant certified scrum product owner coaching collaboration commerce communications Companies complexity coordination creativity critical thinking cspo customer care data data science definition design Distribution domain knowledge duties employers entrepreneurs equity experience Facebook fail fast Featured finance financial independence founder funding google great product manager Growth Hiring hiring managers human resources hustle Incentives insights internship interview interview tips investing investments James Currier Jason Calacanis jeff bezos job candidates job description job market job seekers job title jobs learning linkedin marissa mayer marketplace marketplace startup matrix microsoft miniceo money money management motivation MVP Naval Ravikant Network Effects online presence Organization people operations people skills performance podcasts private equity Product Backlog Product Execution product management product manager Product Manager Diaries product manager interview product manager jobs product manager myths Product Manager Profile product manager tips product managers product owner product roadmap Product Strategy product team Product Vision product-market-fit profile recruiters release management Relocation requirements responsibilities Roadmap roles salary salary negotiations san francisco satya nadella scale scrum scrum alliance self-organized senior management soft skills software software engineers Sprints stakeholders startup founders stock options strategies success factors sundar pichai supply and demand survey teams technical debt technical skills theory This Week in Startups tool transferrable skills urban user feedback user validation values venture capital voice warren buffett what is wisdom writing y combinator
Unless you're a owner of a company, a Founder of a unicorn startup, inherited some money, it's like you saved your money.  We're talking about a sizable chunk of money to buy your biggest purchases and to save up for trips and retirement. Financial independence and financial freedom is now being more mainstream to talk about in recent years, popularized by Mr. Money Mustache, Financial Samurai and others who achieved their financial...
Name or What Do You Want to Be Known As: Justin Saeian Twitter Role or Product Manager Job Title: Product Manager When did you start this Product Management Journey? 2016 Why do you think it's cool being a Product Manager? Each day is its own adventure. I love being a part of building a product that makes a difference in people’s lives. Describe a "week-in-the-life" of yourself as a Product Manager. (Tell us...
We have many posts on how to do Product Management better all over this site.  We also try to slice and dice it many different ways by talking about how you manage people, manage teams, managing technical, design or business skills.  As product managers we must do this. But we rarely talk about what to do when we encounter bad product managers or how to become a bad product managers.  There is a famous saying that says,...
No two products are alike and no two product teams are alike.  That's why we here at ProductManagerJobs.net has always advocated that the product manager best practices incorporate the idea that it's both an art and a science .  It's mastering the craft of being a product manager that we are all here to write about and explore how to be better in this awesome career path. We often get asked this question -- what do product...
Name or What Do You Want to Be Known As: Saeed Khan Role or Product Manager Job Title: Founder When did you start this Product Management Journey? 1997 Why do you think it's cool being a Product Manager? For people who like solving problems in creative an innovative ways, there's no better job. Describe a "week-in-the-life" of yourself as a Product Manager. (Tell us how you spend your time, what types of tasks you do...
Name or What Do You Want to Be Known As: Jason Abdo or Product Protege. Twitter: @Product_Protege LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jason-abdo Role or Product Manager Job Title: Product Director When did you start this Product Management Journey? 2010 Why do you think it's cool being a Product Manager? Building a feature/function or new product that balances customer experience, customer value, and...
We don't all have the luxury of being in a small startup or a large company where we get to start brand new products straight from ideation. In fact, most of us here at ProductManagerJobs.net , have been in Product Manager roles were 90% of the time it's managing an existing product where someone else handed off. Or sometimes there wasn't someone in that role or that role was filled by someone else. The fact is, and if you haven't come...
What is Customer Care?  In this article explore how the singular focus on the customer, delighting your clients is the seed from which massive success springs. Everyone has heard of customer service.  If you've ever went to return something, you're asked to go to the "Customer Service" counter.  They are usually called that. If you've ever been to the customer service counter, you'd realize fairly quickly that it's...
You've become a Product Manager because you have a high-demand skill that you sell to your clients.  They need your expertise and you need their business.  But as most high-demand freelancers have learned, it's not what you do, but how you do it. Here are the top soft skills that Freelancers need to master today. What are Soft Skills Anyway? Soft skills are applicable to all Product Manager types alike.  These are...
Product Management has evolved with the technology industry. Though these jobs are challenging and rewarding, we wanted to keep Product Managers and Recruiters in startups looking for Product Managers to better understand the landscape and what recruiters are looking for.  These are the 5 Insights from our annual Product Manager Jobs survey. Insights from Product Manager Jobs Survey: 90% of postings say they need a technical...