Directors

81 Directors episodes

128

Emerging Technology is Product Management

Phillip Easter, Director of Mobile Apps & Wearables at American Airlines, shares how he’s leveraging emerging technologies and partnering with startups to reshape customer experience.

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127

Working Smarter is Product Management

Jason Fried, CEO of Basecamp, shares his unique approach to creating a productive work environment, including how he eliminates meetings and creates autonomous teams.

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126

Market Leadership is Product Management

Jeetu Patel, Chief Product Officer at Box, shares his best advice for launching products in new markets and building high-performing teams.

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125

Continuous Transformation is Product Management

Eric Ries, Author of The Lean Startup and The Startup Way, shares the management practices that can help leaders inspire innovation and develop breakthrough products.

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124

Research and Development is Product Management

Marc Rubner, VP of Product Management and Marketing at Blackboard, shares how he builds new products from within established companies and how he inspires his customers in the edtech market to buy.

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123

Conquering a Category is Product Management

Michel Feaster, CEO of Usermind, shares her approach to building and managing a portfolio of products, prioritizing opportunities, and conquering a category.

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121

Building Human Machines is Product Management

Tommi Forsström, VP of Product at Shutterstock, shares how he builds and motivates teams and instills a strong product culture.

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120

Agile Transformation is Product Management

Andrea Schneider, Acting Director of Product Management at the IRS, and Lauren Gilchrist, Director at Pivotal Labs, share how they shifted the IRS from Waterfall to Agile development and increased speed to release from two years to nine weeks.

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118

Crafting a Vision is Product Management

Blade Kotelly, Leader of the Advanced Concept Lab at Sonos and a Senior Lecturer at MIT, shares how to create an inspiring product vision and his three phase process for developing innovative ideas.

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117

Negotiation is Product Management

Chris Voss, Author of Never Split the Difference, shares how to pitch a new idea to senior stakeholders and how to stay calm during a challenging conversation

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116

M&A Integration is Product Management

Craig Mullett, President at Branison Group, shares how M&A can help companies expand their product offering, and the keys to successfully integrating product and culture after an acquisition.

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115

Starting a Leadership Role is Product Management

George Bradt, Chairman of Prime Genesis, shares what new leaders need to do to achieve results and how to create an experiment-driven company culture.

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