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  • Ask the Experts: How do you manage the tension between strategy and execution in product management?

    Ask the Experts: How do you manage the tension between strategy and execution in product management?

    How do you manage the tension between strategy and execution in product management?

    By Paul Young
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  • Tying Strategy to Your Product Roadmap

    Tying Strategy to Your Product Roadmap

    We’ve all heard about “strategic” product roadmaps. But what exactly does that mean in practice? 

    By Jim Semick
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  • Roadmapping Your Way to Internal Transparency

    Roadmapping Your Way to Internal Transparency

    A few years ago, a handful of coworkers and I represented our company at a tech job fair. The company made sure we were a diverse crew of developers, recruiters, designers and me—the product manager—so that we would look like a strong, growing company.

    By Janna Bastow
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  • Use Beta Tests to Create Customer-Validated Roadmaps

    Use Beta Tests to Create Customer-Validated Roadmaps

    An effective product launch is important to product success, but equally important is having a solid product roadmap that lays the groundwork for your team and the future of your product.

    By Emily Hossellman
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  • ROI Calculations: Taming the Mythical Beast

    ROI Calculations: Taming the Mythical Beast

    Does this scene sound familiar? A product gets the green light, management pins high hopes on it, the CEO talks to the media and sales starts taking orders. Then suddenly, your boss wakes up and realizes that the ROI calculation hasn’t been updated—or worse, it is non-existent.

    By Stephen Mathew
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  • A Guide to Surviving the Product Zombie Apocalypse

    A Guide to Surviving the Product Zombie Apocalypse

    Look around: It’s a desolate wasteland. Zombies walk the earth, slowly, relentlessly. They are hungry and they don’t discriminate. Before they turn on you and eat you alive, it’s time to blow them away and send them to their final rest.

    By David Nash
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  • Rise Above the Competition with Social Intelligence

    Rise Above the Competition with Social Intelligence

    Despite my professional involvement in online marketing for over a decade, it was not until 2008 that I fully recognized social media was here to stay and would disrupt our existing media landscape. In 2008, I was captivated by how the Obama campaign changed the rules of running a modern political campaign.

    By Andre Theus
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  • The Enduring Leader

    The Enduring Leader

    We’ve all worked with leaders who excel in their roles. And we’ve all worked with leaders who just get by. But even dynamic leaders who are really good at what they do could improve. Organizations need leaders who are more than merely effective. They need enduring leaders—those who can help propel their organizations forward to remain relevant in the marketplace.

    By Abhinav Arora , Gaganjyot Kainth
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  • Job Hunting is Product Management

    Job Hunting is Product Management

    Mine is a common story, but you don’t hear it told very often. My startup failed.

    By Pierre-Marc Diennet
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  • Going Beyond Google

    Going Beyond Google

    Competitive intelligence is about getting answers to the important questions: How quickly is our…

    By Scott Swigart
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