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The Optimal Product Management Blog

Predictable Delivery: Moving Beyond Velocity
Join us on August 30th for our co-hosted webinar with AIPMM, Predictable Delivery: The Power of Estimating and Forecasting, to learn how to achieve predictable delivery and improve the accuracy of your forecasting. If you want to earn the confidence ...
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The Phenomenal Product Manager: Product Marketing versus Product Management
The article is a synopsis of The Phenomenal Product Manager: Chapter One, written by Brian Lawley. Let’s begin by clarifying the terms we are using and the roles ...
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Women in Product Management: Rosa Welton, Director of Product Management at ServiceNow
For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Rosa Welton, Director of Product Management at ServiceNow. To read the entire series on Women ...
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3 Ways to Leverage Your Strongest Product Management Skills
One of the best ways to learn more about a topic is to teach it to someone else. We see this all the time in our product management ...
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How to Evaluate and Create Great Product Management Teams
When I think of product or market-oriented teams, I think about meetings. In fact, Product Managers are more likely to have meetings with folks outside of product management ...
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Optimal Product Process™ 3.0 Phase Seven: Retire
This post describes the seventh phase in the Optimal Product Process: Retire. Download the entire Optimal Product Process E-Book 3.0: CLICK HERE “A poorly executed end-of-life and product ...
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3 Critical Skills Preventing You From Becoming a Great Product Manager
We often hear the old adage, “forget your weaknesses, play to your strengths!” when talking about the fastest way to get ahead in your career. After all, your ...
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Women in Product Management: Linda Andries, SVP Product Management at Measured Progress | AdvancED
For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Linda Andries, SVP Product Management at Measured Progress | AdvancED. To read the entire series ...
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A Candid Letter From a Product Management Instructor
Believe me when I say that I’ve poured my heart and soul into our online training program. Recently I was conducting a Beta test of our new Virtual ...
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Data-Driven Product Management: How To Become an Insight-Driven PM
This article discusses how data-driven product management can help you use the right data, to uncover the right insights, and ultimately build the right product. The Buzz Around ...
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