The Product Podcast

The Product Podcast

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This is your Product Management podcast featuring PMs from Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Spotify, Twitter and other tech companies/ startups. Tune in if you’re a manager, designer, engineer, entrepreneur or marketer who wants to learn the latest best pra?


Building High Performing Product Teams by fmr Discovery SVP
Jul 18 • 26 min
Tune in to learn from Leslie Grandy, former Senior Vice President of Digital Products at Discovery, how to build high performing product teams. She talks about standing for team values, personal…
Netflix’s Customer Obsession by fmr Netflix VP of Product
Jul 16 • 43 min
In today’s episode Gibson Biddle, former VP of Product at Netflix, talks about the importance of customer obsession and how to delight your customers in hard to copy margin-enhancing ways.
How to Pivot into Product Management by Expedia Group Sr PM
Jul 11 • 37 min
Join us for another podcast, today with Vivek Kumar, Senior Product Manager at Expedia Group. He will talk about understanding the different types of PMs, how to realize where you fit better and how …
How to Build Your Product Manager Toolbox by fmr Microsoft PM
Jul 9 • 52 min
Learn more about PM Toolbox from Richa Rai, former Product Manager at Microsoft. She will be discussing tools to maximize efficiency and how to select tools that worl for your company and customer …
From Product Manager to CEO by Pendo CEO
Jul 4 • 56 min
An exclusive podcast with Todd Olson from which you will find out how he broke into Product from a young age and how being a Product Manager helped him to become a CEO.Get a FREE cop…
How to Prioritize and Make Decisions as a PM by ReachNow Sr. PM
Jul 2 • 28 min
In today episode on The Product Podcast, we have Chirag Fifadra, Senior Product Manager at ReachNow, who will be talking about why PMs should make long term and short term tradeoffs, and have …
How to Transition Into Product Management by Twitch Sr PM
Jun 27 • 38 min
Tune is and learn from Namisha Balagopal, Senior Product Manager at Twitch, how to approach and structure your job search to transition to Product and how to set yourself up for success.Get…
How to Pivot into Product Management by Expedia Group Sr PM
Jun 25 • 37 min
Join us for today’s episode with Vivek Kumar, Senior Product Manager at Expedia Group, to find out more about identifying Product Manager opportunities that suit your skills and understanding the dif…
How to Become a Good Growth PM by Airbnb Product Manager
Jun 20 • 37 min
In today’s episode, Pratik Shah, Product Manager at Airbnb, will share his secrets on how to do growth hacking as a pro, break into the industry and what are key the principles of growth.
What is End-to-End Product Management by TransferWise PM
Jun 18 • 38 min
From this talk by Ane Cristina Martins da Silva, Product Manager at TransferWise, you will learn more about End-to-End Product Management and how to assure that user satisfaction and product met…
Customer Centricity and Product Led Growth by Airbnb Product & Growth
Jun 13 • 28 min
In this episode we have a growth expert, Pratik Shah who is a Product & Growth Manager at Airbnb. He will talk about customer centricity and product led growth and his profound expertis…
Growth Beyond Mobile and Web by Amazon Head of Product
Jun 11 • 16 min
Vishwesh Pai
Decision Making in Enterprise vs. Consumer Product Management by Salesforce Sr PM
Jun 6 • 24 min
Tune in for today’s episode with Varun Bakhru, Senior Product Manager at Salesforce, and find out more about differences and similarities in decision making in enterprise and consumer PM.
How to Use Beta to Create a Killer Launch by Mixpanel PM
Jun 4 • 21 min
From today’s talk by Prachi Wadekar, Product Manager at Mixpanel, you will learn more about Beta and how to use it for launching a product. Get a FREE copy of our Product …
Decision Making with Data by PayPal Sr PM
May 30 • 30 min
In today’s episode, Deboshree Dutta, Senior Product Manager at PayPal, will share her knowledge and experience on decision making. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book
Master Modern Work by Workfront VP of PM
May 28 • 24 min
Learn more about mastering the modern work from Erica Antony, Vice President of Product Management at Workfront. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book
Being a Continuous Teacher and Servant Leader by Pendo Dir of PM
May 23 • 23 min
Learn more about professional development and the importance of being a continuous teacher and servant leader from Pendo Director of Product Management, Christine Itwaru.Get a FREE co…
Launching New Products in Established Companies by Oracle Dir CPQ
May 21 • 23 min
In this episode, Fazal Gupta, Director CPQ at Oracle, will talk about launching new product in established companies. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book
Product Strategy: Idea to Action by Coinbase Sr Product Manager
May 16 • 25 min
Today, Anna Marie Clifton, Senior Product Manager at Coinbase, will talk to you more in depth about Product Strategy, it’s definition, execution and what does it take for an idea to become a reali…
How Netflix Built & Maintained an Innovative Culture by fmr Netflix VP of Product
May 14 • 29 min
In this episode, Gibson Biddle, Former Vice President of Product at Netflix, discusses how Netflix Built & Maintained an Innovative Culture.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book
30 Things You’ll Learn as a PM in 30 Minutes by HubSpot PM
May 9 • 35 min
Today, Dylan Sellberg, Product Manager at HubSpot, will give 30 high impact, actionable tips that you can implement immediately if you’re a new PM. And if you’re an experienced PM, you will learn ho…
How to Build Your Product Practice by Nordstrom Sr. PM
May 7 • 61 min
In today’s episode, Lauren Garbutt, Senior Product Manager at Nordstrom, will talk about starting a Product practise and how to manage all the things to do, as well as how to support scale and…
How to Build Products for Global Customers by Amazon Sr PM
May 2 • 59 min
In this episode, John Pradeep Sasidharan, Senior Product Manager at Amazon, will talk more into details about envisioning the Minimum Lovable Product at a global scale and av…
How to Transform into a Product Butterfly by Workday Dir of PM
Apr 30 • 51 min
In this episode Archana Ramamoorthy who is a Director of Product Management at Workday in San Francisco will give you her advice on transitioning to a Product Butterfly. She will explain …
How to Succeed in Product Management by Google PM
Apr 25 • 53 min
In this episode Subhasish Chakraborty, who is a Product Manager at Google, will talk about key attributes of a good Product Manager and what does it takes to become one. He will share his secrets…
Tips and Tricks for Product R&D by Pluralsight Product Manager
Apr 23 • 38 min
In this episode Keisha Johnson, an ambitious Product Manager from Pluralsight, will give you her personal tips for the Product Development Processes, explain how to find what works best for y…
How to be a Good Machine Learning PM by Google Product Manager
Apr 18 • 65 min
In this episode Rubén Lozano Aguilera, who is a Product Manager at Google Cloud, will explain what a Machine Learning is and what different problems it can solve. He will go into details on h…
How to Build Hardware Products by Former Motorola VP of Product
Apr 16 • 61 min
In this episode Sanjay Gupta, who is a former VP of Product in Motorola and currently is a President at AirFuel Alliance in Boston, will tell you everything you need to know about building a …
Product Management for AI by Google PM
Apr 11 • 26 min
In today’s episode, Trevor Back, a Product Manager at Google DeepMind, will talk more into details about applying AI to Product Management and how to use it to solve different problems in Produc…
How Machine Learning Delivers Personalized Experiences by Expedia Group PM
Apr 9 • 21 min
In this episode, Ammar Jawad D., Product Manager at Expedia Group, will talking you through what “personalization” actually means and how Machine Learning can be used to make a product better.
Data Driven PM in Big Organizations by Barclays Dir of Product & Data Science
Apr 4 • 21 min
Jennifer Drabble,
Product and Growth Marketing by Hotels.com Senior Product Manager
Apr 2 • 21 min
In this episode, Satya Singh, Senior Product Manager at Hotels.com, will talk about selling your product externally and why Growth Marketing should be embedded in the Product itself.G…
The Art of Selling in Product Management by Amazon Senior PM
Mar 28 • 17 min
In this episode, Piyush Kaushal, Senior Product Manager at Amazon, will discuss the importance of having skillset of a sales person to become a successful Product Manager and why he considers …
Working with UX in Product by Rightmove Consumer Product Lead
Mar 26 • 21 min
In today’s episode, Melanie McKay, Consumer Product Lead at Rightmove, will share her insights on what it’s like to work with UX in Product and the importance of understanding the “Why” of thi…
Product Management in Games by Zynga Lead Product Manager
Mar 21 • 28 min
In this episode, Ponappa Somayanda, Lead Product Manager at Zynga, will share his opinion on why Game industry is great for Product Managers to work in, what PMs actually do in Games and why are the…
Great PMs and Building Great Relationships by McDonald’s Fmr PM
Mar 19 • 19 min
In this episode, Richard Mannion, fmr Product Manager at McDonald’s, will share his thoughts and ideas on what does it take to build great relationships with your customers and with your team. How…
Product Management Across Cultures by Financial Times Senior PM
Mar 14 • 22 min
In this episode, Claire Parker, Senior Product Manager at Financial Times, will talk about working across different cultures. What difficulties will you face while working closely with different …
The Art of Making Impossible Product Decisions by HSBC Senior Digital PM
Mar 12 • 20 min
In this episode, Mariano Capezzani, Senior Digital Product Manager at HSBC, discusses the importance of making difficult decisions in Product and shares his insights of why are they so bene…
How to Build International Product by Mastercard Director PM
Mar 7 • 56 min
In today’s talk given by Gerlando Alletto, the Director of Product Delivery at Mastercard, you will find out what are challenges and opportunities associated to building an international pro…
How to Build User Focused Products by Oscar Health Dr of Product
Mar 5 • 21 min
In this episode Neha Kumar, the Director of Product at Oscar Health, will be talking about users! She’ll sharing with you some different approaches on how to understand them, and how to think about…
Intro to Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies by Coin Gamma Founder
Feb 28 • 39 min
Check out today’s episode to hear Founder of Coin Gamma Fritz Charles talk about the origin and philosophy of cryptocurrencies and the underlying of blockchain technology. From the episode you …
Intro to Product Management by HubSpot Product Manager
Feb 26 • 35 min
Meet Luliia A.! Currently, she is working as a Product Manager at HubSpot in Boston. In today’s episode she will be sharing snippets of her personal experience of the journey of being…
How to Use Competitive Analysis and Strategy by YouTube PM
Feb 21 • 59 min
In today’s episode we have Joao Fiadeiro who is a Product Manager at Youtube in San Francisco. He’ll be discussing on what are the key elements of strategy: from the competitive landscape and grow…
Chapter 9 Finishing the Product-Development Life Cycle - The Product Book
Feb 19 • 21 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 8 Bringing Your Product to Market - The Product Book
Feb 14 • 69 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 7 Working with Engineering - The Product Book
Feb 12 • 52 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 6 Working with Design - The Product Book
Feb 7 • 50 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 5 From Idea to Action - The Product Book
Feb 5 • 74 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 4 Validating Your Hypothesis - The Product Book
Jan 31 • 75 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 3 Creating an Opportunity Hypothesis - The Product Book
Jan 29 • 83 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 2 Strategically Understanding a Company - The Product Book
Jan 24 • 63 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Chapter 1 What Is Product Management - The Product Book
Jan 22 • 48 min
Tune in to listen to “The Product Book - How to become a great Product Manager” audiobook. The book is filled with practical advice, best practices, and expert tips. This book is here to help you succeed in becoming an outstanding Product Ma…
Customer Voice is Key to Product by X-Rite Pantone Strategy Director
Jan 17 • 27 min
In this episode, Shoshana Burgett the Director of Corporate Strategy and Customer Insights for X-Rite Pantone will be talking about the difference between validating questions and probing ones, ex…
Why Questioning the Product is Important by McDonald’s PM
Jan 15 • 62 min
In this episode, Richard Mannion, the PM from McDonald’s, talks about the importance of asking ‘Why’, the purpose and vision of a product and what problems it can solve. He discusses scaling Agile…
Hardware vs. Software Product Management by Pandora Sr PM
Jan 10 • 40 min
In this episode, Ross Yesikov, Senior PM at Pandora, shares his perspective on the differences and similarities in managing Hardware vs Software, as well as B2B vs B2C, products. Ross also discu…
Intro to Product Management by former Percolate Senior PM Podcast
Jan 8 • 30 min
In this episode, Erica (Pierantozzi) Ackermann, fmr Senior PM at Percolate, discusses what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and what it takes to get your foot in the door. You’ll also g…
How to Transition From Data to Product by Google Product Manager
Jan 3 • 28 min
In this episode, Yana Yushkina, PM at Google, talks about the concrete steps to transitioning from data analytics to Product Management, how to lean into your particular strengths and filling i…
Transitioning from Analytics to Product by a former Amazon PM
Jan 1 • 39 min
In this episode, Nikil Ramanathan, fmr PM at Amazon, talks about his transition from analytics to Product Management and what part of an analyst job mirrors the work of a Product Manager. Ni…
What are Voice User Interfaces by Amazon Alexa Senior PM
Dec 27, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode, Josey Sandoval, covers the basics of voice as a user interface, including practical examples using the Alexa Skills Kit. He covers the role played by speech recognition and na…
How to Balance Your Tasks as a Product Manager by Uber PM
Dec 20, 2018 • 36 min
In this episode, Patrick Tsao, talks about an important part of any Product Manager’s responsibilities that is ‘balance’. Patrick discusses how successful products strive to balance the needs betwee…
How to Transition Into Product Management by Paypal PM
Dec 18, 2018 • 13 min
In this episode, Sunethra Dhileepan, PM at Paypal, talks about transitioning into Product Management, by drawing from her personal experiences talking about when and why she decided to be…
Intro To Product Management by Tripadvisor Sr Product Manager
Dec 13, 2018 • 16 min
In this episode, Chang Yu, Senior Product Manager at Tripadvisor, gives an introduction to Product Management, specifically our part-time product management course curriculum, as well as what it tak…
What are Strategies to Manage Stakeholders by Boeing PM
Dec 11, 2018 • 55 min
In this, episode, Daniel Weiss, Product Manager at Boeing talks about the understanding of stakeholders and their importance to product teams, as well as how stakeholder involvement impacts a pro…
Marketplace Product Management by Wag fmr Product Lead
Dec 6, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode, Tal Flanchraych, fmr Product Lead at Wags Labs Inc., talks about the hard lesson she learned about the marketplace product management. You can have what looks like a great ma…
Being a Product Manager for Enterprise Products by Snapchat PM
Dec 4, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode, Giovanni Gardelli, fmr Product Manager at Snapchat, talks about a few lessons he’s learnt about being a PM for enterprise products. Consumer products and business products …
5 Truths in Life and Product Management by Omaze fmr PM
Nov 29, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Ariel Butters, fmr Product Manager at Omaze, draws some lessons from years of Product Management experience that are also applicable to all other aspects of life and work. The…
Building Products with Empathy by Dollar Shave Club Sr Product Manager
Nov 22, 2018 • 21 min
In this episode, Loren Khulusi, Sr PM at Dollar Shave Club (DSC), discusses the importance of building products with empathy. DSC have a different take on how to build an MVP, a lot o…
Break Your Own Product Rules by Tinder Product Manager
Nov 20, 2018 • 22 min
In this episode, Ryan Mick, Designer and Product Manager at Tinder, discusses the importance of breaking the rules you set yourself. B peeling back the rules you put in place on your product, you …
The SaaS Product Manager by PlayStation fmr Product Manager
Nov 15, 2018 • 36 min
In this episode, Guy Assedou, fmr Product Management explains SaaS, the three key activities of SaaS businesses and the key metrics. Guy concentrates on churn rate and what PMs can do impact mont…
Human Ingenuity in AR/VR Products by Walt Disney Senior Project Manager
Nov 13, 2018 • 37 min
product management, pm, human ingenuity, soft skills, VR, AR, MR, diversity
Blockchain in Product Management by HelloSugoi CEO & Co-Founder
Nov 8, 2018 • 41 min
Even in tech circles, too many people still associate blockchain with cryptocurrencies. Crypto’s popular appeal has obscured the deeper possibilities behind this completely novel way of storing and sharing data.
Product Psychology by Tinder Director of Product Management
Nov 6, 2018 • 27 min
The more you understand your customer, the more successful you’ll be as a Product Manager. To help you understand your users, Samantha Stevens, the Director of Product Management at…
How to Put Theory into Practice by former BBC Product Manager
Nov 1, 2018 • 49 min
In this talk episode, Navin Nair, runs through some of the most common problems in Product Management, why they happen and how to fix them, and maybe even avoid them. This isn’t an intro to Agile …
How Being a Founder Helped Me as a PM by LinkedIn PM
Oct 30, 2018 • 33 min
In this episode, Ashu D., LinkedIn PM discusses the lessons he learned as a founder and a leader that continue to mould his thoughts and actions. Ashu also touches on his experience as a data scien…
How to Build a Successful Team by PayPal Senior Product Manager
Oct 25, 2018 • 56 min
product management, paypal, teams, product teams
How to Use AI in Product by Intel Product Manager
Oct 23, 2018 • 60 min
In this episode, Charu Govind, the Intel PM, talks about being a multidisciplinary Product Manager, managing a product with invisible software and the vague requirements in AI/IoT. Charu also t…
How to Apply Machine Learning into a Product by Expedia Group PM
Oct 18, 2018 • 93 min
In this episode, Ammar Jawad, discusses the type of problems applied machine learning can solve for a product, as well as how machine learning can deliver personalised experiences. Ammar’s final chapter reveals where to actually begin&nbsp…
How to Differentiate B2B vs. B2C Product Management by fmr Microsoft PM
Oct 16, 2018 • 70 min
In this episode, Anand Lakshminarayan, discusses the core of what it is like to be an Enterprise Product Manager, drawing upon his experience at Microsoft and Checkr. Enterprise Product…
How to Move from UX to Product by UserZoom Dir. of Product
Oct 11, 2018 • 64 min
In this episode, Paresh Vakhariya walks us through his journey from UX to Product Management and how he did it. Paresh also highlights his own product as a success story and provides tips on how t…
Tools to Help You Increase Certainty by SoulCycle PM
Oct 9, 2018 • 31 min
Tim Holley
How Does the Product Role Change Between Firms by Zuora PM
Oct 4, 2018 • 61 min
In this episode, Alex Prokhorenko discusses some parts of being a Product Manager. How to be as effective as possible and the importance of learning through your mistakes.
How to Break into Product Management by Uber Product Manager
Oct 2, 2018 • 38 min
Darrell Stone focuses on how he broke into product, walks through his career and some of the lessons that he learned on the road to becoming a Product Manager at Uber.
How to Work with Bots in Product by Shopify Sr. Product Manager
Sep 27, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode, Ellen Dunn, discusses whether bots are the right solution for YOUR product, how to develop conversational UX and how to design a ‘successful’ conversation. Ellen also touches upon the measures you should be using.
How to Be a Good Mentor for Product Managers by Intrepid PM
Sep 25, 2018 • 37 min
In this episode, David Ganzi, discusses keys to balancing the logical and the emotional. You will come away with an alternative perspective on Product Management success for any organization.
How to Run A/B Tests Successfully by Vice Media Product Manager
Sep 20, 2018 • 41 min
In this episode, George Jeng, covers the different ways A/B Tests can be implemented within an organization and also discusses some of the misconceptions of A/B Testing.
How to Use Data to Drive Product Decisions by PayPal PM
Sep 18, 2018 • 57 min
In this talk, Deb Dutta, will focus on how you can incorporate data throughout your product life cycle to drive product decisions, feature prioritization and long term roadmap strategy. She walks through simple use cases where data has helped Product M…
How to Boost a Product’s User Engagement by former Shipt PM
Sep 13, 2018 • 43 min
In this episode, Taige Zhang shared a powerful framework he’s been using to brainstorm ideas for boosting user engagement! Being a Product Manager requires structured and organized thinking. Frameworks are a handy and effective way to approach probl…
Blockchain Panel Discussion
Sep 11, 2018 • 29 min
In this episode, our panelists discuss Blockchain. This discussion took place during #ProductCon NYC 2018, the biggest product management conference in the world! Moderator: Lisa Connelly. Chief Product and Operations Officer. The Panelists: Veena…
Communication Secrets for Product Leaders by founder at CityAtlas
Sep 6, 2018 • 30 min
In this episode, Karl Sluis, founder at CityAtlas, discusses the importance of communication for Product Managers. This discussion took place during #ProductCon NYC 2018, the biggest product management conference in the world!
Growing as a Product Manager by Etsy PM
Sep 4, 2018 • 21 min
In this episode, Kevin Gu, Product Manager at Etsy, discusses growing as a Product Manager. This discussion took place during #ProductCon NYC 2018, the biggest product management conference in the world!
Past, Present & Future of Personalization by fmr Netflix Dir. of Product
Aug 29, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode, Chris Maliwat discusses Past, Present & Future of Personalization. This discussion took place during #ProductCon NYC 2018, the biggest product management conference in the world!
Achieving Purpose-Driven Product Development by Mastercard Dir. of Product
Aug 28, 2018 • 24 min
In this episode, Jesse Owens discusses Purpose-Driven Product Development. This talk took place during #ProductCon NYC, the biggest product management conference in the world!
How to Do Research by Director of Research & Insights at Jet.com
Aug 23, 2018 • 50 min
In this episode, Ben Babock, Director of Research & Insights at Jet.com focuses on weaving insights into product. He also discusses his journey over the past few years and the launch of Jet.com.
How to Build Trustworthy AI Products by Philosophie Group Director of AI
Aug 21, 2018 • 29 min
In this episode, Chris Butler, Director of AI at Philosophie Group, discusses how to build products using artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Indistractable : How to Master the Skill of the Century
Aug 16, 2018 • 35 min
We have all seen how product and services change our daily behaviors. So, if we want to learn how to form healthy habits in our users’ lives, it is indispensable to look at the best in the business. In this talk, Nir goes through the patterns behind ho…
MVPs: Pitstops to Product Vision by Spotify Product Manager
Aug 14, 2018 • 24 min
Product visions are extremely important for product managers and should be thought about day in and day out, in order to ensure a successful strategy. In this podcast, Jori shares her take on MVPs and explains why they are a pitstop to product vision.
What Are Product Optimization Tactics by Bills.com Senior PM
Aug 9, 2018 • 32 min
Your optimization and testing strategy can potentially determine the success or failure of your product. A/B testing is the most common approach used to validate optimization hypothesis. This approach while powerful has many limitations and does not …
Intro to Product Management by Visa Senior Product Manager
Aug 7, 2018 • 65 min
Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? What about as a Product Manager at Visa? In this talk, Rory discusses what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and what it takes to get your foot in the door. You’ll also get the inside s…
How to Become a Product Manager by Hulu Senior Product Manager
Aug 2, 2018 • 59 min
How does one become a Product Manager? What does it even mean to be a Product Manager? What skills and experiences make a good Product Manager? In this conversation, Cav takes a look at how different disciplines can add value to a product or…
What Is the Product Manager Life Like by former Microsoft PM
Jul 31, 2018 • 87 min
In this talk, former Microsoft Senior Product Manager, Richa Rai and Boeing Product Manager, Dan Weiss give their insight on Product Management by answering the audience’s various questions. Some questions that will be answered include: What is…
Intro to Blockchain and ICO’s by Blockstate Co-Founder
Jul 26, 2018 • 29 min
You’ve no doubt seen the headlines about how blockchain startups have taken in more capital from token sales/initial coin offerings, ICOs, / token generating events, TGEs, in 2017 than traditional VC/equity financing, CB Insights says 5x more,. You mig…
Intro to Product Management by BlueJeans Senior Product Manager
Jul 24, 2018 • 45 min
Would you like to get a job as a Product Manager? Pashmeen gave an overview of what it’s like to work as a Product Manager, and answered the audience’s questions about what it takes to become a Product Manager. He also shared how he got into product ma…
How to Utilize Product Design Sprints by Blue Bottle Coffee PM
Jul 19, 2018 • 50 min
If you’re resource-strapped or if you’re not quite sure the Minimum Viable Product is going to be impactful, try the Google Design Sprint process. Over the course of 5 days, you work in a cross-functional team to solve for a core problem together. The …
How to Drive Prioritization and Planning by Microsoft Product Manager
Jul 17, 2018 • 88 min
Engineering teams rely on the Product Manager to drive prioritization and planning. They expect the Product Manager to know exactly what the customer wants and to have a pulse on the market and competitors. In this talk, Salah talks about how to be …
How to Shift into Product Management by Google Product Manager
Jul 12, 2018 • 56 min
Growing as an Engineer and wondering what the next step should be in your career? Are you thinking of transitioning from an engineering role to product management? Unsure whether going back to school for an MBA would be the right option for you? Th…
How to Launch Mobile Apps by Oracle Director of Product Manager
Jul 10, 2018 • 55 min
In the era of Google, Facebook, Uber and Amazon, enterprise users expect deeper interactions and usable interfaces with mobile apps. Suresh will take you through his experience of the mobile app launch from concept to mature state. Should it be a s…
How to Master Simple Questions by Off The Grid Dir. of Product
Jul 5, 2018 • 40 min
The most common question we get asked at Off the Grid markets is “What is your favorite food truck?” While seemingly easy enough to answer, the product team at Off the Grid wants to know more. Why are guests asking that question? How do guests choose w…
How to Create Blockchain Products by Fr8 Network Lead Engineer
Jul 3, 2018 • 50 min
Blockchain has swept the tech space by storm and we are now seeing the first wave of products built using this technology. One of the biggest challenges with blockchain is taking very technical concepts, such as signing transactions, and making them in…
What Is Lean Product Development by Xero Senior Product Manager
Jun 28, 2018 • 59 min
Ever feel stuck or unable to decide what the team should work on next? Ever get steamrolled by an exec to take on their new favorite idea? You are not alone. As Product Managers we are constantly dealing with issues like this. In this talk, Joshuah…
How to Do Growth Product Management by Dropbox Product Manager
Jun 26, 2018 • 50 min
If you’re involved in tech in any way, you’ve likely heard of the concept of a “Growth Hacker” or just a “Growth” role in general. Over the last five years, this term has gotten wildly out of control. People want to be in Growth and companies want to h…
What Is Product Personalization by former Zendesk Growth Lead
Jun 21, 2018 • 47 min
Many companies talk about personalization, but few have enough valuable data to make it actionable. In this talk, Brianne Kimmel presents a framework for collecting the right data at the right time and best practices on how to build personalized progra…
How to Best Utilize Your Product Community by former AMEX PM
Jun 19, 2018 • 56 min
Jonathan Lai, former Product Manager at AMEX, talks about the mindset, tools, and tactics you should use but most people neglect. For people who are trying to switch careers and become Product Managers, this talk is relevant because Jonathan shares …
How to Work in Large and Small Businesses by Product Conference Panelists
Jun 14, 2018 • 29 min
The panelists discuss the differences of a Product Manager role in small and large organisations across different types of companies. They talk about how different it is building a physical product versus a non-physical one. They also share their insig…
What Is the PM Role in Securing the IoT by IoT Product Leader
Jun 12, 2018 • 17 min
Security is the biggest challenge in IoT today. In this talk, Daniel discusses the importance of security in the internet of things, and what product managers need to take into consideration when building IoT products. He talks about the fact that c…
Three Great Things That Product Managers Do by Mixpanel PM
Jun 7, 2018 • 21 min
Jenny Li, Product Manager at Mixpanel
9 Important Lessons of a Product Manager by Facebook PM
Jun 5, 2018 • 20 min
In this talk, David will share 9 lessons that he has learned over the years while working as a Product Manager at Facebook. He talks about the importance of preparing for success and having diverse teams. He also discusses the qualities of a good produ…
How to Achieve Product Market Fit by Dan Olsen
May 31, 2018 • 29 min
In this talk, Dan Olsen discusses what product market fit is, what it means to have it and how to achieve it. He shares his methodology on how companies can find product market fit from the book he wrote “The Lean Product Playbook”. He also talks about…
Diversity and Inclusion in Product by the Product Conference Panelists
May 29, 2018 • 26 min
The product women talk about the importance of diversity and inclusion in a team, and how crucial it is to acknowledge and recognize different personality types in a team. They also discuss what it means to be successful as a product manager. Modera…
How to Unleash Your Leader Within by Kenneth Berger, Slack’s 1st PM
May 24, 2018 • 24 min
In this talk, Kenneth shares his insights and hacks on leadership. The first thing you need to do is “let go of being right”. That’s not the focus in your job as a product manager. He also talked about how to be effective, how to get stuff done, how to…
How to Lead Your Product Team Right by Barnes & Noble Product Manager
May 22, 2018 • 30 min
Product Managers are generalists leading product teams of domain experts (developers, designers, etc). This can lead to gray areas of responsibility and conflict. Product Managers are responsible for the success of the product and are expected to weigh…
How to Create Experience Products by Logitech Product Manager
May 17, 2018 • 30 min
The internet of things is proliferating thanks to the availability of better and faster connectivity in and outside the home; as well as the strong push for the adoption of the smart home by key players, especially with voice assistants. In this ta…
How to Nail the Product Manager Interview by Gayle McDowell
May 15, 2018 • 29 min
Gayle McDowell is the Founder and CEO of CareerCup and the author of Cracking the Coding Interview, Cracking the Coding Interview and Cracking the Tech Career. She talks about how to prepare for Product Manager interviews, what top companies like Googl…
How to Build a Culture of Product Experimentation by Optimizely PM
May 10, 2018 • 19 min
In this talk, Byron Jones, Product Manager at Optimizely, talks about the different experimentation cultures and the seven habits involved in them. He also shares a hack to get your idea funded; frame it as an experiment. He dives into the importance o…
Be a Persuasive Product Manager by reddit Director of Product
May 8, 2018 • 25 min
Tyler gives an introduction to our cognitive biases and the psychology of decision making (drawing heavily from Thinking Fast & Slow) to help frame a set of practical tips and tricks for making your arguments as persuasive as possible. Being effective …
How Important Is Startup Experience vs MBA by Google Product Manager
May 3, 2018 • 73 min
The journey to becoming a Product Manager is often unconventional, but it becomes all you focus when you determine it is for you. Jon discusses the two most common paths, MBA and startups, while also exploring alternate opportunities that have proven e…
First 90 Days as a New Product Manager by former Flipkart PM
May 1, 2018 • 68 min
Joining a company as a new product hire is an exciting opportunity to kickstart or fuel your product career. How you establish yourself, as a role/function in your company will play a huge role in determining your success as a Product Manager. Ramp…
How to Be a Successful Product Manager by Google PM
Apr 26, 2018 • 73 min
A Product Manager is often referred to as the CEO of the product; Ahmad Weshahy, Product Manager at Google, talks about a different view on this analogy and why it might not be the most accurate description. This talk provides a brief summary of what t…
Why Product Managers Should Think Like Marketers by Amazon PM
Apr 24, 2018 • 48 min
Ashwini Lahane, Product Manager at Amazon, talks about transitioning into Product Manager roles and taking it a notch up by thinking like a marketer. She discusses the importance of marketing tactics for Product Managers and the traits of a good Produc…
How to Build a Roadmap for Success by eBay Director of Product
Apr 19, 2018 • 63 min
How to build great roadmaps? Great roadmaps require right trade-offs, right prioritization, strong execution rigger and above all success metrics. A strong roadmap is your channel to success. Sudha talks about how there is no one size that fits all…
How to Plan for Hyper Growth Success by Slack Software Engineer
Apr 17, 2018 • 68 min
Every company is different. Every team is different. Every Product Manager is different. In Carly Robinson’s two years working at Slack as a Software Engineer building features for Enterprise Grid, she’s had the opportunity to work with several Product…
How to Build Revenue Models for Consumer Products by Yelp Group PM
Apr 12, 2018 • 70 min
Whether you are the first Product Manager at a fast growing consumer startup or one of many Product Managers at a big internet company, the time eventually comes where every Product Leader is forced to ask “How are we going to make money with this thin…
How to Build Impactful Products Using Machine Learning by LinkedIn PM
Apr 10, 2018 • 51 min
Machine Learning, ML, is a powerful tool for creating dynamic, personalized experiences. But a truly useful ML-based product cannot be created without the right UX and insightful human intervention to avoid embarrassing mistakes. Power of your prod…
How to Be a Successful Product Manager by Google PM
Apr 5, 2018 • 73 min
A Product Manager is often referred to as the CEO of the product; Ahmad will talk about a different view on this analogy and why it might not be the most accurate description. The talk provides a brief summary of what the overall job entails for those …
What Do Machine Learning Products Need by Uber Product Manager
Apr 3, 2018 • 80 min
What do machine learning products need? Devdatta Gangal from Uber talks about Machine Learning (ML) and how it has gone from research and engineering to consumer products. He discusses the role of a Product Manager in building ML-powered consumer p…
How to Manage without Authority in Product Roles by Google Product Manager
Mar 29, 2018 • 34 min
It is often said that a great idea is worthless without polished execution. In this talk, Akshay explains some tactics for executing your ideas within an organization. This could be as simple as a new feature that you want to build, or something as co…
Why IoT Products Are a Big Opportunity by IoT Product Leader
Mar 22, 2018 • 50 min
To be successful, IoT products require a new breed of Product Manager capable of managing an end-to-end solution from a business and technical perspective. Daniel discusses why IoT products are a big opportunity for Product Managers, and also points ou…
What Is Machine Learning for Product Managers Like by Google Product Manager
Mar 20, 2018 • 49 min
Groundbreaking technologies like neural-net algorithms, along with the ability to run much more powerful computation, started a new era in Machine Learning. We’re now able to use Machine Learning for products in ways we could only dream about and compa…
The Importance of Prioritization as a Product Leader by Salesforce Dir of PM
Mar 15, 2018 • 69 min
How do some Product Managers drive innovation while others get mired in the day to day? The answer cuts to the core of product management: prioritization. Alexander Lovell, Director of Product Management at Salesforce, will talk about how to be a t…
How to Get Your Apps Featured with Apple by Beachbody Director of Product
Mar 13, 2018 • 70 min
Travis Corrigan discusses what it’s like having Apple showcase your app to the world during their Keynote presentations. From initial meetings to launch and press events, this candid talk gives a behind-the-scenes look at the entire process.
How Do E-commerce Products Succeed by Atlassian Head of Product
Mar 8, 2018 • 84 min
E-commerce is not just for retailers anymore. While business-to-consumer, B2C, e-commerce gets most of the attention, growing at 10%+ per year, business-to-business, B2B, e-commerce isn’t far behind at 7%+ growth per year. Across both, Product Managers…
How to Make the Best Product Decisions by XO Group Product Manager
Mar 6, 2018 • 34 min
Making good decisions is a Product Manager’s secret weapon. Every day a Product Manager makes macro and micro decisions that enable their teams to design and build. It is uniquely their job because Product Managers tend to have the most context in a co…
What Is Gaming Product Management Like by former EA Product Manager
Mar 1, 2018 • 57 min
Product Management in the Gaming industry; what’s so different about it? Join us for a walkthrough of the rise of social and mobile free-to-play gaming and the evolution of the Product Management role within it. At the crossroads of creativity and busi…
What I Look for When I Hire a Product Manager By Airbnb Product Lead
Feb 27, 2018 • 50 min
Curious about what companies are looking for when hiring Product Managers? Companies may have different approaches as to what they place more emphasis on. However, there are some fundamental core values & skill sets that are clearly evaluated when talk…
Setting Yourself Up For Success as a New PM by DreamHire Head of Product
Feb 22, 2018 • 28 min
The quicker you ramp up in a new project or new company, the sooner you will own your product. While this is true, it is important to build the right foundations during your onboarding period to set yourself up for success. Putting in the effort and ti…
What Are the Myths & Realities of Product Management by Google Product Manager
Feb 20, 2018 • 64 min
Product Management is hard to define and many people often give vague analogies, like the “CEO of the product”. When you’re making a big career change, you need to know the cold, hard truth of what the role is and whether you’d enjoy and succeed at it….
How to Get into Product Manager Interviews by OKCupid Product Manager
Feb 15, 2018 • 45 min
Product Manager at OkCupid talks about how to get into product manager interviews.
Onboarding Effectively as a Product Manager by Former Google PM
Feb 13, 2018 • 65 min
For those of us that have switched jobs before, we know how essential the first month can be. The crucial on-boarding process is where you begin creating relationships, understanding the internal jargon and workings of the company, all while figuring o…
5 Tips on How to Be a Good Emotional Leader by former Nokia PM
Feb 8, 2018 • 43 min
Ira provides aspiring Product Managers with the early insights into the emotional ups and downs of Product Management and how to keep pushing forward. Main takeaways include, how to be emotionally aware of self and others while managing product, how…
Intro to Bitcoin by Reddit Director of Product
Feb 6, 2018 • 64 min
Director of Product at Reddit talks about the importance of Bitcoin.
The Lean Product Playbook with Author Dan Olsen
Feb 1, 2018 • 80 min
Dan Olsen explains through his book how to apply lean startup ideas.
Product Strategy Basics with SiriusDecisions’ Product Manager
Jan 30, 2018 • 31 min
Product Manager at SiriusDecisions talks about product strategy.
How to Prioritize for Success by Flipkart Product Manager
Jan 25, 2018 • 44 min
Product Manager at Flipkart shares her insights on how she has learned to prioritize fir success.
10 Lessons I Learned by Slack’s First Product Manager
Jan 23, 2018 • 41 min
Kenneth Berger, the First Product Manager at Slack talks about the 10 lessons he learned at Slack.
7 Tips for Non-Technical Product Managers by CBS Interactive PM
Jan 18, 2018 • 26 min
Product Manager at CBS Interactive shares tips on how to be a successful non-tech Product Manager.
Why Data Is the New UX by LinkedIn Senior Product Manager
Jan 17, 2018 • 45 min
Senior Product Manager at LinkedIn answers key questions about building products in a data-rich world.
Becoming a Successful Product Manager by Product School CEO
Jan 11, 2018 • 77 min
Product School CEO tips and tricks for becoming a successful Product Manager
How to Create a Product Team Context by Pandora Product Lead
Jan 9, 2018 • 20 min
Pandora Product Lead tells how to create the right context for a team
What Is Mobile App Product Management by Verizon former PM
Jan 4, 2018 • 54 min
Former Product Manager at Verizon talks about mobile app product management.
How to Succeed as a Non-Technical PM by Spotify’s Product Owner
Jan 2, 2018 • 57 min
Product Owner at Spotify talks about how you can be successful as a Product Manager without a technical background.
How to Design Inclusive Products by Google’s Sr. Product Manager
Dec 21, 2017 • 61 min
Senior Product Manager at Google talks about how biases can impact product design and how to avoid it from happening.
How to Solve People’s Problems as a Product Manager by Facebook PM
Dec 19, 2017 • 47 min
Product Manager at Facebook explains how you can solve people’s problems as a product manager.
How to Use Data to Influence Teams by DropBox Product Manager
Dec 14, 2017 • 66 min
Ketan Nayak from Dropbox talks about how you can influence your team without authority.
Navigating Your Way to a Product Manager Job by former Amazon PM
Dec 12, 2017 • 46 min
Jocelyn Miller discusses how you can navigate to a product manager job from scratch or another position.
How to Jump from Engineering to Product Management by LinkedIn PM
Dec 7, 2017 • 57 min
Product Manager at LinkedIn talks about how he transitioned from engineering to product management.
How to Crack the Product Manager Interview by Gayle McDowell
Dec 5, 2017 • 75 min
Gayle McDowell shares tips and keys on how to crack the Product Manager interview.
How to Put Customer Feedback to Action by Zendesk Growth Leader
Nov 30, 2017 • 57 min
Brianne and Anthony talk about customer feedback and how you can put it to action.
What Is Bitcoin by Google’s Group Product Manager
Nov 28, 2017 • 72 min
A talk about what bitcoin is, how it works and why it matters.
What Are the Product Scaling Challenges by YouTube Product Manager
Nov 23, 2017 • 39 min
Product Manager at YouTube, Seung Nam, talks about the challenges of building products at scale.
How to Become a Successful Product Manager by Product School CEO
Nov 21, 2017 • 68 min
Tips and pieces of advice on how to break into product management from theFounder and CEO of Product School.
How to Pick a Price for Your Product by Amazon Product Manager
Nov 16, 2017 • 76 min
Product Manager at Amazon talks about the difficulties of pricing your product.
10 Differences Between Small And Large Product Teams by StubHub PM
Nov 14, 2017 • 60 min
Matt Wolf talks about the differences between small and large product teams and companies.
How to Measure Your Way to Success by Sephora’s Product Manager
Nov 9, 2017 • 59 min
Meghan Cochran discusses how you can measure your way to success.
How to Build Products for the Blind by Sidewalk Labs’ Engineer
Nov 7, 2017 • 25 min
Neha Rathi talks about a few projects she worked on for the visually impaired.
How to Solve Problems by Using Products by Google Product Manager
Nov 2, 2017 • 61 min
Customers don’t want products, they want solutions to their problems.
How to Use Customer Feedback on Your Product by UserVoice CEO
Oct 31, 2017 • 58 min
This talk is about how product leaders are leveraging customer feedback.
Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products by Author Nir Eyal
Oct 26, 2017 • 30 min
Why do some products capture widespread attention while others flop? Is there a pattern underlying how technologies hook us?
Product Manager Role in Big Companies vs. Startups by Google PM
Oct 24, 2017 • 54 min
Google’s Product Manager talks about how different it is working as a Product Manager in a big company vs. a startup.
Product Management Success Guide by Shutterfly Dir. of Product
Oct 19, 2017 • 68 min
Director of Product at Shutterfly talks about defining your role in the team and how to take ownership.
How to Build Search Products by LinkedIn Product Manager
Oct 17, 2017 • 51 min
Curious about what it takes to build Search products?
How Important Is It to Understand Technology by Foursquare PM
Oct 12, 2017 • 52 min
How important is it exactly for a product manager to understand technology?
How to Build New Products by Google Product Manager
Oct 10, 2017 • 81 min
Joris of Google explains how Google has learned to build products for emerging markets.
How to Make Your Product Valuable by Postmates Dir. of Product
Oct 5, 2017 • 60 min
Q&A talk with Mike Burk, Director of Product at Postmates, about product management and working as a product manager.
How to Monetize Games by Gaming Product Manager
Oct 3, 2017 • 55 min
What is gaming product management like with PlayStation’s former Product Manager.
How to Design for Cyber Security with Symantec’s Dir. of Product
Sep 28, 2017 • 40 min
How does information-driven product design use information theory to combine data science and security skills while developing profitable products?
How to Break into Fintech with Amazon’s former Head of Product
Sep 26, 2017 • 73 min
Former Amazon Payments Head of Product talks about FinTech Product Management.
Why Analytics Is Key for Product Managers by Airbnb Data Scientist
Sep 21, 2017 • 66 min
What is data analytics and why is it important?
How to Prioritize by Google’s Product Manager
Sep 19, 2017 • 67 min
How important is prioritization? In order to build the best possible solution, a product manager needs to understand WHY they are building. Once the problem and stakeholders have been identified, how does a PM tackle solving it? In this talk, Jeff …
Understanding Engineering Challenges without a Tech Background with Warby Parker PM
Sep 14, 2017 • 57 min
While it can be intimidating for people without technical backgrounds to jump into a technical environment, there is amazing potential to affect change and act as a multiplier. In this session, Andrew talks about lessons he has learned in how to better…
How to Move from Finance to Product by UberEats Product Strategist
Sep 12, 2017 • 66 min
In this talk, Ryan Cunningham, a Product Strategist at UberEats, discusses how he transitioned from Finance into Product. He walks through the key skills that transfer and those that don’t, as well as unexpected areas that will require a steep learning…
How to Crack the Product Manager Interview w/ Product School CEO
Sep 7, 2017 • 52 min
In this talk Carlos González de Villaumbrosia, the Founder and CEO of Product School, is holding a mock interview workshop, discussing the lay of the land in terms of the 5 most commonly asked questions. In a group session the group practices answering…
Dirty Little Secrets of Product Management with Lyft’s PM
Sep 5, 2017 • 51 min
What are the common mistakes, misunderstandings and misconceptions new product managers often have? How can you avoid them? Product management encompasses lots of different disciplines and responsibilities but not all of them will be summed up in a…
The Why & How of Enterprise Analytics with Spotify’s Data Scientist
Aug 31, 2017 • 41 min
Why does analytics matter? As “big data” and “data science” become increasingly mature practices, businesses have started to demand ROI from their investments in analytics. In fact, senior stakeholders at some companies cast doubt on the need for data …
10 Commandments of Product Management with LinkedIn’s PM
Aug 29, 2017 • 62 min
From vertical to horizontal product management. In this talk LinkedIn`s Senior Product Manager, Christian Byza, talks about how his roles changed from owning a vertical slice of a solution to a horizontal ownership of an entire market and what it takes…
The PM Interviewing Process for Big Logos with GoogleX former Product Manager
Aug 24, 2017 • 74 min
While each company and each interview can be unique, there are general patterns and tips that you can follow to present your best self during the interview process. Chandan Lodha, former Product Manager at GoogleX, walked through various types of quest…
Every PM is a Growth PM w/ Shopkick’s Senior Product Manager
Aug 22, 2017 • 19 min
We all enter a company as part of an organization, each with a set of teams with their own purpose. We start with this sense of mission we attach to our role  - whether you are a PM, a designer, a marketer, and more. It’s exciting, and the level of rol…
The Validation Toolbox with PM at Cancer Research UK
Aug 17, 2017 • 28 min
In this talk Ane Silva, Product Manager at Cancer Research UK, talks about the struggle of figuring out whether you should or shouldn’t build a new feature. She also discusses how you can validate your ideas for new products and features in a simple fr…
Consulting to Product Management - How to Make a Successful Transition
Aug 15, 2017 • 58 min
In this talk the Senior Product Manager at MongoDB, Jordan Sumerlus, talks about the transition from Consulting to Product Management. He walks through the key consulting skills that transfer across and those that don’t.
Product Development with Spotify’s Product Manager
Aug 10, 2017 • 42 min
Companies treat the role of product management differently. Miles Lennon, Product Manager at Spotify, shares how they articulate the product development process at Spotify and the role of a PM.
Over Engineering - Its Pitfalls & How to Avoid Them with NPR’s Product Manager
Aug 8, 2017 • 56 min
Ben Schein, Product Manager at NPR Product, discusses the main points that arise from over engineering, and how to effectively avoid them.
Enterprise Product Management with Dropbox’s Product Manager
Aug 3, 2017 • 62 min
In this talk Ketan Nayak, a Product Manager at Dropbox, discusses why and how the function of product management is different in important ways in enterprise software as compared to the consumer web, and why it’s not the drag that everyone thinks.
“Ask Me Anything” with Senior Product Manager at TaskRabbit
Aug 1, 2017 • 59 min
This talk is an “ask me anything” session with the Senior Product Manager at TaskRabbit, Derya Rose. He talks about how he got into product management and answers questions about what it’s like to work as a Product Manager at TaskRabbit.
Inside Product Management w/ Docusign’s Senior Product Manager
Jul 27, 2017 • 55 min
Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? What about as a Product Manager at cool companies like Lyft, Amazon or Docusign? Kevin Zhu, Senior Product Manager at Docusign, discusses what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and wha…
How to Become a Great Product Manager w/ Product School’s CEO
Jul 25, 2017 • 24 min
The Product Book: How to Become a Great Product Manager has just launched, and we are excited to share all the insights with you from the one who co-authored it! In this talk CEO of Product School, Carlos González de Villaumbrosia, talks about what…
Intro to Front End Frameworks
Jul 20, 2017 • 57 min
In this talk Daniel Tunon, a software engineer at OSIsoft, talks about how to go from no prior coding knowledge to crafting your own websites using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. He discusses the basics of how web browsers work and the basics of programmin…
Building a New Product vs. Iterating on the Old
Jul 18, 2017 • 61 min
An important skill for a Product Manager is the ability to parachute into an existing product and land on your feet. In this talk the Director of Product for Animoto, Paul Yokota, discusses how to immerse yourself in your new company and how to do as m…
Lessons Learned in 10+ Years w/ Amazon Head of Product
Jul 13, 2017 • 29 min
As Product Managers and aspiring product managers, learning is all part of the process. That doesn’t change if you’ve been a PM for one day or ten years. This talk focuses on the lessons Neha Monga, Head of Product for global marketplace pricing at…
How to Be Persuasive by Google’s Group Product Manager
Jul 11, 2017 • 68 min
Tyler Odean, Group Product Manager at Google, gives a whirlwind tour of our cognitive biases and the psychology of decision making (drawing heavily from Thinking Fast & Slow) to help frame a set of practical tips and tricks for making your arguments as…
Journey to Product Management by Etsy’s PM
Jul 6, 2017 • 49 min
Product Management is more of an art than a science. So, how do you become a Product Manager? Kevin Gu, Product Manager at Etsy, talks about what he has learned before and during his journey in product management. He also talks about what does a Pr…
Facebook’s Product Manager Talks: How to Become a Great PM
Jul 4, 2017 • 64 min
In this talk George Zeng, Product Manager at Facebook, answers all key questions about Product Management. He will talk about what it means to be an outstanding Product Manager, what a day in the life of a PM actually looks like and how to achieve & ma…
All the Ways That A/B Testing Sucks by Yammer PM
Jun 29, 2017 • 58 min
This talk covers the important topics of when to use A/B testing, how to implement it and most importantly, how to measure the results. Anna Marie Clifton, Product Manager at Yammer, talks about why A/B testing sucks.
“Ask me Anything” with Square’s Product Manager
Jun 27, 2017 • 59 min
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? This is an exclusive Q&A session where our audience asks every questions they have in product management, with Amrit Pal, Product Manager at Square. He discusses what it’s like to …
Electronic Arts PM Talks: Product Innovation
Jun 22, 2017 • 30 min
When we think “Product Manager,” most people think of the products we use every day, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, etc… But we need to consider another large opportunity for new product managers: internal-facing products. Companies need these to ke…
Open Marketplaces vs. Managed Supplies explained by AirBnB’s Product Manager
Jun 20, 2017 • 55 min
AirBnB is the ultimate unicorn. As a digital marketplaces, AirBnB has fundamentally transformed the way in which we as consumers book vacations. This talk is a crash course on this new wave of products, and how it compares with a traditional managed in…
Facebook PM: How to Move from a Non-Technical Role to Product Management
Jun 15, 2017 • 49 min
What does a Product Manager do, should I become one, and, if yes, how? In this talk Alison Go, a product manager at Facebook, discusses the intricacies of product management at companies, large and small, and across various industries. She walks you th…
Intro to Machine Learning with Google’s Product Manager
Jun 13, 2017 • 81 min
This talk introduces people to how product managers harness data and machine learning to build products. During this talk Melody Ivory, Product Manager at Google, discusses her experiences as a Product Manager at Google Home and how she uses machine le…
Exploring What a Typical Data Science Project Looks Like
Jun 8, 2017 • 45 min
What does a typical Data Science Project look like? Explore the current Business Analytics Landscape: Get past the Jargon into actual business cases. Data Science is the newest hot trend in the world of business, but what does it really mean? In th…
Data 101 with Credit Karma’s former Lead Data Scientist
Jun 6, 2017 • 31 min
In this talk, Product School’s founding Data for Manager’s course instructor and curriculum designer offers an intro to this course, including how to collect, aggregate, and analyze data. He discusses how to understand not only who your users are bu…
How to Growth Hack Your Product without Coding
Jun 1, 2017 • 49 min
Autopilot HQ’s Josh Fechter discusses tactical techniques in gaining and retaining a strong user base. Understanding your users and how they discover and adopt your products is very important in building a product.
Leveraging User Data with Betterment’s PM
May 30, 2017 • 58 min
Distinguishing business critical events from user behavior is an important part of leveraging event tracking for product development. In this talk Matt Salefski, a Group Product Manager at Betterment, demoed funnels and discusses how and when to use SQ…
A PM’s Life in Experience Strategy with Disney’s Former PM
May 25, 2017 • 81 min
Kathleen Cohen, former Product Manager at Disney, discussed overall Experience Strategy as it relates to Product Development. Her discussion covers video game, web, mobile, interactives, AR/VR and the expectation of a PM in those roles from within. …
Building High-Growth Products with Jobs-to-be-Done
May 23, 2017 • 76 min
“Satisfying customer needs better than the competitors in your market” is the key to launching high-growth products and the key to your success as a product manager. But, what is a customer need? Who is your real competition? What does it mean to be “s…
Group Product Manager at Levi’s Talks: Data for Beginners
May 18, 2017 • 61 min
As a PM you will want to know about Data Analytics and how to work with a team of data scientists to build a product users will love and trust. In this talk, Kristian Hansen, Group Product Manager at Levi’s, talks about understanding the basics of d…
Products Are About People by LinkedIn’s Senior PM
May 16, 2017 • 63 min
Many people who want to become product managers worry about amassing technical expertise. During this talk, Jasper Sherman-Presser, Senior Product Manager for video at LinkedIn, argued that to be a great product manager, you first need to understand pe…
Open Source Product Management with Danny Rosen KEMP Tech PM
May 11, 2017 • 52 min
This talk was geared towards a non-technical audience interested in the magic and wonder of open source. The PM at KEMP Technologies, Danny Rosen, went over what open source is, why it’s important, what it means to have an open source product and why i…
Intro to Data Analytics with EA’s Director of Product
May 9, 2017 • 58 min
Building an analytics strategy is crucial for every product manager. How do you build and implement an effective product analytics strategy that quantifies and drives product success and iteration? The Director of Product at Electronic Arts, Bertra…
Product Management with PayPal Mobile App Creator
May 4, 2017 • 58 min
Ashish Toshniwal, PayPal mobile app creator and founder of Y Media Labs, shared the keys to successful agency-client relationships and how to execute customer research effectively. He also talked about the best practices for communicating throughout th…
Mobile Growth - A conversation with Slack’s PM
May 2, 2017 • 60 min
Understanding your users and how they discover and adopt your products is very important in building a product. Especially on mobile. Slack’s Mobile Product Manager, Jules Walter, discussed growth principles and tactical techniques in gaining and retai…
Working w/ Emerging Technologies Explained by GoodRead’s Sr. PM
Apr 27, 2017 • 36 min
Everyone wants to work on the next big thing but what’s the difference between working on an existing product, a new product, or new technology? Goodreads Senior Product Manager, Jessica Johnson, talked about this and about how new technologies always …
Ask Me Anything with Tinder’s Sr Product Manager
Apr 25, 2017 • 51 min
Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a product manager? Tinder’s Senior Product Manager, Samantha Stevens, answered the audience’s questions about product management, challenges she’s faced as a PM, how to become one and what Tinder is like as a pro…
Intro to A/B Testing by Ever’s Senior PM
Apr 20, 2017 • 65 min
Steve Wu, product manager at Ever, discusses the important topics of when to use A/B testing, how to implement it and most importantly, how to measure the results.
Keep Calm and Validate On with Product Manager at Cisco
Apr 18, 2017 • 31 min
All product managers would like to be Steve Jobs and have the insight into what user really wants. Fact is that great products involve a lot of validation of concepts with users to really understand what they would need and want. Lean validation in 15m…
VP of Product at LearnVest on Emotional Intelligence for Product Management
Apr 13, 2017 • 51 min
The VP of Product at LearnVest, Vivek Bedi, talks about how Emotional Intelligence is more important than IQ but people in product don’t talk about it enough. Product Managers get immense value of using empathy and their social capital to help drive th…
Xero’s PM on How Organization Size Influences Product Management
Apr 11, 2017 • 55 min
Product management differs by industry, company, and era. Like many things it’s growing and maturing every day. The Senior Product Manager at Xero, Jason Goodman, spoke from his personal experience what the differences between small companies and large…
Open Q&A with Former Twitter Head of Mobile
Apr 6, 2017 • 63 min
Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? This was an exclusive Q&A session with Alex Shih, former Twitter Product Manager, May Allen, Product Manager @ Projector and Jeremy Glassenberg, VP of Platform Product @ Pypestream. They di…
User Research to Validate Product Ideas
Apr 4, 2017 • 65 min
Learn how to leverage User Research techniques to validate customer demand for new products and features before writing a line of code. We go through UX best practices, different user testing experiences (Moderated & Unmoderated) and how to analyze …
Intro to A.I. with Amazon’s Senior Product Manager
Mar 28, 2017 • 56 min
Learn about how Amazon has harnessed A.I. and deep learning to create cutting edge products with Sudheera Vanguri, Senior Sudheera Vanguri, Senior Product Manager of Amazon Web Services. Sudheera’s talk with also covered the future of A.I. and deep lea…
Growth Explained by Facebook’s Core Product Manager
Mar 21, 2017 • 74 min
Understanding your users and how they discover and adopt your products is very important in building a product. Tune in, as Facebook’s Core Product Manager, Yaron Fidler, as he discusses tactical techniques in gaining and retaining a strong user base.
Journey to PM: Lessons Along the Way
Mar 14, 2017 • 65 min
Part of AWIP’s Women in Product Speaker Series, women PMs from Facebook, Peek and Google shared their journeys into PM from different backgrounds. They talked about what worked for them, what they’d do differently, and how to succeed in Product roles.
The Thing about A/B tests — To Learn or To Ship: That is the question.
Mar 7, 2017 • 27 min
Not all A/B tests are created equal. The most fundamental distinction is between “To Ship” tests and “To Learn” tests. It may feel like this distinction doesn’t matter, or that you can decide at any point in the project timeline. But if you believe tha…
Uber Product Manager Talks: How to Crack the PM Interview
Feb 28, 2017 • 72 min
Uber Group PM, Randy Edgar gives an insider insight and learn more on how to ace the PM interview. He discusses what companies are looking for during Product Manager interviews, the signals they are trying to uncover and tips and tricks to ace the …