Google is offering to pay for all conference registration, in addition to 1,000 EUR to help cover travel costs for the 2013 Product Management Festival [ September 16-19 in Zurich, Switzerland ]. The deadline is August 12. Get applying if interested! Click here for more info.
Those early in their product management careers must not only be the product manager that their current employer needs, but they must also strive to obtain the necessary skills for a sustainable career.
- How do you go about tracking your progress within your role?
- What would make your top-five fundamental skills needed for a product manager list?
You know the saying have two ears and one mouth? Where are your ears? If you’re solely focused on listening to your external market, you’re missing out on making a key internal deliverable, and ultimately your product, the best it can be.
Knowing the base functionality that currently exists for a product is the first step in gaining necessary context to grasp what gets added on next. For organizations with established and expansive product portfolios, current functionality can be an area of contention between product owners, requirements writers and consumers of requirements.