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63 Startup episodes

49

Keeping Business In Mind is Product Management

Jesus Ramirez, VP of Product at Tallwave, discusses what he believes are the most overlooked aspects of product management: design, branding, and user acquisition.

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48

Organizational Design is Product Management

Stacey Weber, an Instructor at Pragmatic Marketing, shares how product management fits into an organization's structure, the role innovation teams play in entering new markets, and how product and innovation teams can collaborate.

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47

The Build Trap is Product Management

Melissa Perri, Product Consultant, Speaker and Author of the upcoming book The Build Trap, discusses how to balance getting to market quickly with validating that there’s demand for what you’re building, the importance of focusing on outcomes rather than outputs, and how to squash a poor performing feature.

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46

Artificial Intelligence is Product Management

Dennis Mortensen, Founder of x.ai, discusses how to lead a product team building “invisible software” and how to set a strategy and roadmap towards artificial intelligence.

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39

Design Leadership is Product Management

Richard Banfield, CEO of Fresh Tilled Soil, shares how to foster a design focused culture, how to recruit the best talent, and advice for managing a growing team.

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37

Sales is Product Management

Steli Efti, CEO of Close.io, shares how product teams can leverage sales teams before and after product-market fit and how to scale a sales team.

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36

Go-To-Market Strategy is Product Management

Marc Sirkin, CMO at SpendBoss and former Director at PWC, shares how product managers can support go-to-market strategy and his advice for unlocking collaboration between product management and marketing teams.

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35

Keeping Up With Technology is Product Management

Vivek Bedi, Head of Product at LearnVest, shares his perspective on the importance of being technical and how to stay on top of the latest consumer trends.

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34

Psychological Distance is Product Management

Rebecca Hamilton, Georgetown Professor and Harvard Business Review Contributor, shares the ramifications of psychological distance in the user research process and how product managers can leverage it to get more accurate feedback.

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32

User Experience is Product Management

Sarah Doody, user experience designer and product strategist, speaks about the role of storytelling in product management and how data informs UX decisions.

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31

Incubation is Product Management

Jeremiah Zinn, Chief Product Officer at Bark & Co., shares the incubation process his company has built to enable continuous innovation and the methodology they use to validate new product concepts.

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29

Collaboration is Product Management

Helen Altshuler, CTO of Peer IQ and former Executive Director of Technology at JP Morgan Chase, shares how product managers can collaborate with designers and engineers in an agile environment, and how to communicate with the c-suite.

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