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?


Aligning Diverse Product Teams by Microsoft PM Director
Jun 1 • 23 min
The Product Podcast interview series is back with the second season! Featuring 8 of the brightest minds in the Product world, our latest episodes will highlight our guest’s insights, methods, and strategies that are being used at the top tech companies…
Product Manager’s Tale of Negotiation by Mastercard PM
May 27 • 34 min
In this episode, Dhayashini Ramasamy, Product Manager at Masterclass, will share her secrets of successful negotiation and conflict resolution principles. She will discuss principles of negotiation with colleagues and stakeholders, as well as give…
Creating Clarity from Chaos by Zillow Product Director
May 25 • 27 min
The Product Podcast interview series is back with the second season! Featuring 8 of the brightest minds in the Product world, our latest episodes will highlight our guest’s insights, methods, and strategies that are being used at the top tech companies…
Building for Emerging Markets by Google Area 120 Co-Founder
May 20 • 18 min
Today we have Niaz Ahmed, co-founded Kormo, a jobs marketplace for emerging markets in Area 120 at Google. Through his experiences, he will share with us his thoughts on why now is the time to build for emerging markets, who are the users and what are…
Outcomes Over Outputs Explained by Spotify Product Lead
May 18 • 27 min
The Product Podcast interview series is back with the second season! Featuring 8 of the brightest minds in the Product world, our latest episodes will highlight our guest’s insights, methods, and strategies that are being used at the top tech companies…
Loving Your Product! by fmr Google PM
May 13 • 32 min
Today, Jocelyn Miller will talk about how loving your product could both help and hurt you. You will get a greater understanding of how to prioritize features, pick your product or area of focus and use empathy to bolster customer loyaltyThis episode is…
From the Newsroom to Product by Forbes Product Director
May 11 • 46 min
The Product Podcast interview series is back with the second season! Featuring 8 of the brightest minds in the Product world, our latest episodes will highlight our guest’s insights, methods, and strategies that are being used at the top tech companies…
The Viability Principal: Think Like a Prod Manager by CBS Sr PM
May 6 • 34 min
Fred Chong Rutherford is a Senior Product Manager at CBS Interactive, where he focuses on video production workflows, processes, and helping on strategy. In this episode Fred will talk about: - Minimum Viable Product thinking contained in the true story…
Day in the Life of a Google PM by Google Product Lead
May 4 • 28 min
The Product Podcast interview series is back with the second season! Featuring 8 of the brightest minds in the Product world, our latest episodes will highlight our guest’s insights, methods, and strategies that are being used at the top tech companies…
Intro to Product Management by Forbes Director of Product
Apr 30 • 21 min
Nina is a standout Product Manager with over 9 years of experience in product strategy, data analytics, video content management and project management across media and e-commerce. She is currently a Director of Product Development at Forbes where she…
Customer-Centered Innovation by Amazon Web Services PM
Apr 28 • 50 min
Shiva Vasanth, is a seasoned Product Manager currently working as a Technical Product in Amazon Web Services in Seattle. In this episode, we will talk about focusing on metrics: working backward from the expected outcome and focusing on the…
Find Your Product-Market Fit by Amazon Head of Product
Apr 23 • 29 min
Neha Monga is a passionate and driven Product Leader, currently driving the company’s efforts at Amazon, with a keen focus on execution and delivery. In this episode, she will be talking about understanding your customer/market need, crisping your…
Components of Digital Product Design by Tumblr Principal PM
Apr 21 • 33 min
Today our guest is Jason Seney, Principal Product Manager at Tumblr in New York, who will talk about creating a compelling product design. The main focus of the talk is aesthetics, laying the groundwork and communicating through your design. This…
Working Effectively with Cross Continent Teams by Microsoft PM
Apr 16 • 36 min
Anusha Bhatnagar, an experienced Product Manager who is currently managing the Microsoft Launcher app on Android, will tell you more about working effectively with cross-continent teams. This episode is sponsored by Miro, an online collaborative…
New Product Thinking in the Age of Machine Learning by AMZ Sr PM
Apr 14 • 28 min
Himankini Shah, Senior Product at Amazon, will talk about new Product Design principles for Machine Learning products and building user-first solutions vs technology first.This podcast is made possible by Optimizely. Optimizely is the leader in…
Focusing on Metrics that Matter as a Prod Mgr by T-Mobile Sr PM
Apr 9 • 54 min
What are the KPIs and why they matter, how to drive business decisions using KPIs and how to choose the right KPIs for your Product? Get these and many more of your KPI related questions answered by Kritika Rana.This podcast is made possible by…
Turning a Product Into a Platform by Expedia Group Principal PM
Apr 7 • 23 min
Satya Singh is a commercial and data-focused Product Leader currently working at Expedia Group. In this episode, he will answer questions like: - Why platforms are changing digital society?- What does it mean to be a true platform?- How do you apply…
Product Management for Social Impact by Airbnb PM & Product Lead
Apr 2 • 28 min
Join Airbnb PM and Product Lead in their discussion on Product Management for Social Impact. Scott Crider is a data-driven Product Manager with more than 10 years of experience in the Tech Industry, and Eric Ruth is Product Lead responsible for projects…
5 Things to Remember When Managing API Platforms by eBay Sr PM
Mar 26 • 25 min
Debarati Goswami, Senior Product Manager at eBay, will talk about 5 things to remember when managing API platforms. From this episode you will learn: -Understanding the basics of Platforms & APIs- What to keep in mind when building from scratch- How…
There is No Right Answer - Product Planning by Twitch Exec PL
Mar 24 • 47 min
In today’s episode, we have Laura Williams Argilla, Sr Director of Product at Twitch, talking on roadmap, prioritization and decision making strategies for Product Management.This episode is sponsored by Miro, an online collaborative whiteboard platform…
Tips to Land and Excel at Your Dream PM Gig by Google PM
Mar 19 • 32 min
Manini Roy, Product Manager at Google, will walk you through her best tips on how to land and excel at your dream Product job. Get the FREE Product Book here
Product Management Fireside Chat with the Miro CEO
Mar 17 • 13 min
Join us for a Product Management Fireside Chat with the Miro CEO, Andrey Khusid.Get the FREE Product Book here
Good Churn vs Bad Churn by MagicLab VP of Product
Mar 12 • 25 min
Miles Norris, VP of Product at MagicLab (Bumble, Badoo, Lumen, Chappy), in today’s episode will talk on retention and whether it’s as relevant as we’re told. Get the FREE Product Book here
Product Disruption in Companies by Spotify Product Lead
Mar 10 • 25 min
Irene Gonzálvez, Product Lead at Spotify, on product disruption in companies. This podcast is made possible by Heap, a smarter approach to product analytics. Learn everything about your users, run rapid experiments, and iterate quickly. For…
Creating and Managing Best-In-Class Products by Red Hat, Amazon & Devbridge
Mar 5 • 26 min
Panel Discussion with product leaders on creating and managing best-in-class products by Raymond King, Product Lead at Devbridge Group, Tim Beattie, Engagement Lead at Red Hat, and Orkun Özbatur, Product Lead at Amazon.Get the FREE Product Book here
A Guide for Creating Balanced Product Teams by Pivotal Director of Product
Mar 3 • 22 min
Therese Stowell, Director of Product at Pivotal, will share her guide for creating balanced product teams. This episode is sponsored by Miro, an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed product teams to work effectively…
Product Analytics is Useless by Heap Founder
Feb 27 • 20 min
Ravi Parikh, Founder of Heap, will talk on Product Analytics and why he doesn’t think it’s useful. Get the FREE Product Book here
Successful Partnership Between PM and PMM by Zendesk Director of Product
Feb 25 • 21 min
Today we have Caroline Hynes, Director of Product at Zendesk, who will talk about a successful partnership between Product Management and Product Management Marketing. Get the FREE Product Book here
Know Thy Competition by Pipedrive VP of Product
Feb 20 • 29 min
Krishna Panicker, former Lead Product Manager at Skype and a current Pipedrive VP of Product, will discuss the importance of knowing your competition.Get the FREE Product Book here
Trend Forecasting - Connecting the Dots Around Us by N26 Head of Product
Feb 18 • 24 min
In today’s episode, we have Megan Murphy, Head of Product Management at N26, who will talk on trend forecasting. Get the FREE Product Book here
Creating Your Own Path to Product Management by ROKO Labs PM
Feb 13 • 28 min
Product, Product Management, PM, break into Product
Consumer Products as Multi-Sided Marketplaces by fmr Facebook PM
Feb 11 • 17 min
marketplace, customer needs, consumer, consumer product
One Week in the Life of a Product Manager by Providence Sr PM
Feb 6 • 33 min
Product, Product Management, PM
How AI is Changing Product Management by fmr Microsoft GPM
Feb 4 • 67 min
Daniel Karuppiah spent more than two decades at Microsoft in Product Management, across the products from Visual Studio, SQL Server, Silverlight, Windows Server, System Center, Silverlight to Microsoft Azure. Today at The Product School podcast, he will…
Building Product Sense by Uber Product Lead for Driver Retention
Jan 30 • 19 min
Stephanie is a seasoned Product leader, currently driving the company’s efforts at Uber, helping to redefine today’s transportation through technology. Today she will talk about experimentation. How to craft, run, learn from and iterate on past…
Validating Ideas Through Design Thinking by LinkedIn Team
Jan 28 • 43 min
In today’s episode, we have three special guests from Linkedin: Kristine Yuen and Julia Abelsky, who are Product Managers, and a Senior UX Researcher, Aryel Cianflone. They will talk about validating concepts through quantitative and qualitative means,…
How to Product Manage Yourself by CBS Lead Product Manager
Jan 23 • 37 min
Alexander Weingart is an outcome-driven leader who is truly passionate about product strategy. In this episode, he will talk about 3 aspects of how you can Product Manage yourself: - Strategy: How to choose personal/professional goals and plot a path to…
What it Takes to Succeed as a Payments PM by Braintree Group PM
Jan 21 • 39 min
Mini Thangaswamy is a Payments enthusiast, perpetual learner and Group Product Manager at Braintree. Today, she will give you an overview of Payments products and experiences, talk about challenges and unique aspects of Payments that makes it an…
Overcoming the Impostor Syndrome by fmr Mastercard PM
Jan 16 • 39 min
Kwame Odame, former Mastercard Product Manager, will be talking about his path from an Engineer to a PM, as well as feelings of being an imposter that may come with your transition. How to get your foot in the door when you already have an Engineering…
Create a Culture of Iconoclasts by Netflix VP of Product
Jan 14 • 28 min
Todd Yellin, Vice President of Product at Netflix, is bringing you some awesome content on how to create a great career about being an iconoclast. He will talk about iconoclasts in the modern age, the importance of it around innovation, and ways you can…
Cracking the PM Interview by Facebook Product Manager
Jan 9 • 53 min
Shreyans Rai is currently a Product Manager at Facebook, and in this episode, he will share his practical tips on how you can break into product! Instabug empowers mobile teams to release with confidence through comprehensive bug and crash reports,…
Tips for Building a Compelling Product Vision by Amazon Sr PM
Jan 7 • 55 min
Will Najar, Senior Product Manager at Amazon, will talk about his tips for building a compelling product vision. He will discuss how to come up with it without relying on luck or magic, and how to use a product vision as a mechanism to guide your…
How to Build a Great Product Strategy by Okta Product Manager
Jan 2 • 36 min
Aakash is a Product Manager at Okta, the industry leader for identity and access management products. In today’s episode he will talk about key strategy frameworks for Product Managers, why do all product teams need to truly understand these at an…
Did It Work? Measuring the Impact of Product Launches by Mixpanel Dir of PM
Dec 31, 2019 • 12 min
When you ship a product it’s none of the less importance to analyze the impact it has had. Are you going to have a revenue, or improve retention, or maybe something else? Learn on measuring those factors from today’s guest speaker and PM experts, Mike…
Panel Discussion: Product Challenges in a Fast Growing Company with Tinder, Airbnb, and ServiceTitan
Dec 26, 2019 • 35 min
Samantha Stevens, Director of PM at Tinder, Julia Baker, Head of Product Operations at ServiceTitan, Edward Yip, VP of Product at ServiceTitan, and Patrick Srail, Product Lead at Airbnb, are discussing on Product Challenges in a Fast Growing Company….
Digital Business - Powering Prosperity by Intuit Head of PM & Group PM
Dec 24, 2019 • 23 min
In this episode with Navin Kapoor, Head of Product Management at Intuit, and Sandeep Dukhande, Group Product Manager at Intuit, we will discuss how as a Product Manager you can influence building platforms.Get the FREE Product Book here
Scaling Products to Millions of Customers by Walmart Sr Dir of Digital PM
Dec 19, 2019 • 41 min
Vanathy Lakshmi is the Senior Director of Digital Product Management at Walmart. In this episode she will be talking about scaling product to millions of customers and how digital transformation enhances life while saving companies time.Get the FREE…
Building Product at a Media Company by Dir of PM at Disney
Dec 17, 2019 • 26 min
Rachel Bailin is the Director of Product Management at The Walt Disney Company. We share her passion for storytelling and the importance of creating experiences around your products. She believes that history and culture are deeply rooted in telling the…
Design for Value: More Discovery, Less Delivery by Adobe Sr PM
Dec 12, 2019 • 21 min
In today’s episode with Demian Borba, Senior PM at Adobe, we will be talking about product design. Looking at that challenge with a design-thinking background, we created a system based on user voice where anyone could make a suggestion or file a bug….
Powering the Next Generation of Products by Amplitude Principal PM
Dec 10, 2019 • 22 min
Product as an end-to-end experience captured digitally (for real this time). This is one of the trends that is bringing the Product word forward. How you can power this change in the next generation of products - learn from our chat with Nate Franklin,…
Customer Development Strategies by Amazon Sr PM
Dec 5, 2019 • 27 min
customer, development, strategy, customer development
Overcoming Cognitive Biases (PMs Are People, Too!) by fmr Masterclass VP of Product
Dec 3, 2019 • 26 min
Ken Sandy
A User Guide to Product Design by Director of UX at Google
Nov 28, 2019 • 22 min
We all know that product design is very important, but do you actually know how to make UX design and product go hand-in-hand for a win-win situation on both sides, and an overall success of a company? Learn from today’s episode with Abigail Hart Gray,…
Disrupting the Customer Experience of a 160-Year-Old Company by CPO at Northwestern Mutual
Nov 26, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode we have Vivek Bedi, who will be sharing a 160-year-old story of Northwestern Mutual, where he is currently a Chief Product Officer, and how the company managed to disrupt the customer experience after almost two centuries of operating on…
Panel Discussion: Build vs. Buy with Logi Analytics, Priceline.com & Hansel.io
Nov 21, 2019 • 37 min
Welcome to another episode! Today we have a very interesting discussion on whether it’s better to build a product from scratch or buy it from another company. These great professionals will be discussing benefits and disadvantages of both options: Gina…
Voice, IOT and Home Automation - Challenges to Consumer Adoption by Head of Product at PepsiCo
Nov 19, 2019 • 28 min
Today’s topic is about challenges of consumer adoption of voice, IOT and home automation. Tune in to learn more about overcoming those obstacle, with our guest Manash Bhattacharjee, Head of Product at PepsiCo. Get the FREE Product Book here
Lessons in Product Leadership by VP of Product at Boxed
Nov 14, 2019 • 16 min
In today’s episode our guest Andrea Chesleigh, Vice President of Product at Boxed, will be sharing her top product lessons learnt throughout 15 years of her product and tech experience. Get the FREE Product Book here
Powering the Next Generation of Products by Sr PM at Amplitude
Nov 12, 2019 • 22 min
In today’s episode we will talk about powering the next generation of products. Join Nate Franklin, Senior Product Manager at Amplitude, as he talks about making the change possible. Get the FREE Product Book here
Product Management and AI by Director of AI at Walmart
Nov 7, 2019 • 25 min
Today we have Jason Nichols, Director of Artificial Intelligence at Walmart, who will be talking about Product Management and AI. How those sectors intertwine, complement and modify each other. Get the FREE Product Book here
Product Brief - The Primary Artefact by PM at Spotify
Nov 5, 2019 • 24 min
Did you know that Product Brief is considered to be the primary artefact? That’s according to Morgan Brown, Spotify’s Product Manager. Tune in today’s episode to learn why she thinks that is. Get the FREE Product Book here
Data Analytics for Better Product Decision Making by PM at Mixpanel
Oct 31, 2019 • 21 min
data, data analytics, product, decisions, how to use data, collect data
How to Transition from B2B to B2C Products by N26 Sr PM
Oct 28, 2019 • 32 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 8Jason has a great experience in Product and UX Management. Currently, he is a Senior Product Manager at N26 and focuses his efforts on defining the product strategy, developing a roadmap according to the…
Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life by Nir Eyal
Oct 24, 2019 • 31 min
In today’s exclusive episode we have Nir Eyal, Best-selling Author of “Hooked” and “Indistractable”. Join us and learn Nir’s advice on how to take the power over your life back into your own hands and why controlling your attention will allow you to be…
Deep Diving in the VR Product World by Magic Leap PM
Oct 21, 2019 • 34 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 7. Carlos Roqué, Product Manager at Magic Leap, shows us what it is like to be at the forefront of innovation in the world of VR. With additional insights from his experience at Facebook and other notable…
How to Monetize Your Product by Google fmr Product Manager
Oct 17, 2019 • 21 min
How to monetize your product? Learn from Vinamrata Singal, fmr Product Manager at Google, who will be talking about monetizing products at both big and small companies, and future lessons for Product Managers who are working on monetization. Get a FREE…
Going from Entry Level PM to VP of Product by Boxed VP
Oct 14, 2019 • 32 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 6In this episode, we explore the alternative perspectives of Product Management with Andrea Chesleigh of Boxed. With 15 years of experience under her (product) belt, Andrea has gone from an entry-level PM to…
How to Find Your Product Market Fit by Fmr Microsoft PM
Oct 10, 2019 • 47 min
Join us for another great episode on The Product Podcast! This time with Matt Fleckenstein, fmr PM at Microsoft, who will be discussing topics like innovative technology, how to find the market fit for it and what is it like working on the leading edge…
The Ethics of AI in Product Management by Expedia PM
Oct 7, 2019 • 38 min
product management, product, machine learning, artificial intelligence
Microsoft Program Manager on How to Develop a New Product
Oct 3, 2019 • 34 min
Join us for today’s episode with Sundar Rajan Ganapathisubramanian, Product Manager at Microsoft. He will be talking about developing new products and a structured approach to dealing with ambiguity around new product conceptualization. Get a FREE copy…
How Mentors Can Help You Break Into Product by Drift PM
Sep 30, 2019 • 36 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 4In this episode on The Product Podcast, Matt Bilotti brings his product savviness to discuss the wild west of the PM world. Join as we learn what is necessary to build products people love, and how having a…
How to Work With UX Designers by Toast Associate Director PM
Sep 26, 2019 • 30 min
Among the topics that will be discussed in today’s episode with Jessica Sapsis, Director of Product Management at Toast, are the importance of discovery phase and how to set yourself up for success working with UX designers.Get a FREE copy of our…
How to Truly Understand Customer’s Needs by Birchbox PM
Sep 23, 2019 • 41 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 3In this episode of the Product Podcast series, guest speaker Ankita D’Mello takes us on a journey that brought her from computer science into the Product World. This less-than-typical path into Product…
How to be the Best Product Manager You Can Be by VMware Sr PM
Sep 19, 2019 • 49 min
What does it mean to be the best Product Manager and how to become one? A few advise from this episode are: thinking big, punching above your weight, and being the most interesting person in the room. Our guest on the episode in Manu Prasanna, Senior PM…
What the Future of Product Holds by Google Group PM
Sep 16, 2019 • 37 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 2This episode will be covering everything from the importance of incorporating many ideas into one solution, what the future of Product Management holds, and how creativity can be the defining factor for the…
How to Build a Test-Driven Roadmap by Ibotta Product Manager
Sep 12, 2019 • 33 min
In today’s episode we have Jake Werlin, Product Manager at Ibotta, who will be talking about discovering the problems that really matter, determining which problems to solve and when. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
Decoding the Psychological Side of Product by Twitch PM
Sep 9, 2019 • 44 min
The Product Podcast Interview Series. Episode 1This week we kick off the new season with Tarun Gangwani of Twitch. In the first of our eight weekly episodes featuring some of the most notable leaders in product, Tarun unravels the psychological side of…
How to Identify Your Innate Strengths as a PM by Rover.com PM
Sep 5, 2019 • 52 min
How to identify your innate strengths as a Product Manager with Alyssa Levitz, PM at Rover.com. She will be talking about PM skills that fall into one of these 3 categories: analytical, execution-focused, or design-focused.Get a FREE copy of our Product…
What is API Product Management by PayPal Director of Product
Sep 3, 2019 • 44 min
From today’s episode with Adrita Bhor, Director of Product at PayPal, you will learn more about API Product Management. What does it mean, some strategies to build an API and a few Adrita’s lessons learnt in the journey of re-imagining the API ecosystem…
How to Identify Relevant Product KPIs by Roomgo Head of Product
Aug 29, 2019 • 34 min
In today’s episode we have Roomgo Head of Product Jack Martin, who will be sharing with us his advise on identifying relevant product KPIs and how to tell engaging stories through product data: the power of product KPIs, building business buy-in through…
How to Product Manage a Marketplace Business by Uber PM
Aug 27, 2019 • 51 min
Today we have Tanvi Surti, Product Manager at Uber, who will be talking about Uber Marketplace team and PM skills that are leveraged in building and scaling a Marketplace business. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Build From An Idea to 100 Million Users by Google PM
Aug 22, 2019 • 31 min
In today’s episode we have Joris Van Mens, Product Manager at Google. Joris will be talking about his experience ideating, launching and growing new Google Products. If you’re interested, tune in! Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
The Path to Becoming a Product Leader with Box CPO
Aug 19, 2019 • 46 min
Today we have an exclusive interview with Jeetu Patel, Chief Product Officer at Box. He will be talking about the skills needed to be in a Leadership role, and what it’s like driving Strategy and Product at Box.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Choose Your Product Management Role by Walmart Sr. PM
Aug 15, 2019 • 28 min
Join us for a podcast with Adithi Sampath, Senior Product Manager at Walmart. Adithi will be talking about understanding the differences in Product Management roles - B2B vs. B2C, small vs. big company etc and how to assess the role and company in the…
The Scientific Method of Experimentation by Google PM
Aug 13, 2019 • 24 min
Learn more about scientific method of experimentation from Ruben Lozano, Product Manager at Google. In this episode he will be talking about behavioral data and attitudinal data, ie how people feel or what they really want. Get a FREE copy of our…
Building a Data Driven Culture by Microsoft Sr Manager
Aug 8, 2019 • 20 min
Tune in for today’s episode with Group Product Manager leading Analytics for Ethics and AI for Good initiatives within Microsoft, Ria Sankar. She will be talking about building a data driven culture and how to be agile and innovative in design. Get a…
Expectation Management for PMs by Boeing PM Leader
Aug 6, 2019 • 21 min
Join Tony Pagliocco, Product Management Leader at Boeing, at his discussion on Expectation Management. Tony is an experienced PM and Engineer with over 18 years behind his shoulders.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
Betas: A Winning Product Launch Strategy by Mixpanel PM
Aug 1, 2019 • 19 min
In today’s episode we have Prachi Wadekar, Product Manager at Mixpanel, who enjoys problem-solving and building products while collaborating with diverse teams. She will be talking about Product Launch and things that every great PM does. Get a FREE…
Impactful Product Expansion by Amazon Principal PM
Jul 30, 2019 • 22 min
Tune to listen to Pooja Ghera, Principal Product Manager at Amazon, talk about Product Expansion. She will be discussing about customer happiness and how to meet your business goals. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
AI and ML for Product Management by Smartsheet Sr Dir of PM
Jul 25, 2019 • 26 min
If you want to learn more about Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, today’s speaker Nitin Bhat, who’s a Senior Director of Product Management at Smartsheet, will be talking about AI and ML and how to apply it in Product Management. Get a FREE…
KPIs to Facilitate ‘Fail Fast, Learn and Iterate’ by Lyft PM
Jul 23, 2019 • 27 min
Today, Suhas Manangi, Product Manager at Lyft, will discuss on KPIs to Facilitate ‘Fail Fast, Learn and Iterate’. According to Suhas, one of the most important KPIs is empathy at scale. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
Building High Performing Product Teams by fmr Discovery SVP
Jul 18, 2019 • 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 responsibilities, ethics and culture. Get a FREE copy of…
Netflix’s Customer Obsession by fmr Netflix VP of Product
Jul 16, 2019 • 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.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Pivot into Product Management by Expedia Group Sr PM
Jul 11, 2019 • 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 to identify PM opportunities that suit your skills….
How to Build Your Product Manager Toolbox by fmr Microsoft PM
Jul 9, 2019 • 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 needs. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
From Product Manager to CEO by Pendo CEO
Jul 4, 2019 • 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 copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Prioritize and Make Decisions as a PM by ReachNow Sr. PM
Jul 2, 2019 • 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 a global vision of what’s important to do now and what…
How to Transition Into Product Management by Twitch Sr PM
Jun 27, 2019 • 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 a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Pivot into Product Management by Expedia Group Sr PM
Jun 25, 2019 • 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 different types of PMs.Get a FREE copy of our Product…
How to Become a Good Growth PM by Airbnb Product Manager
Jun 20, 2019 • 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. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
What is End-to-End Product Management by TransferWise PM
Jun 18, 2019 • 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 metrics remain consistent. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book…
Customer Centricity and Product Led Growth by Airbnb Product & Growth
Jun 13, 2019 • 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 expertise in this sector. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
Growth Beyond Mobile and Web by Amazon Head of Product
Jun 11, 2019 • 16 min
Vishwesh Pai
Decision Making in Enterprise vs. Consumer Product Management by Salesforce Sr PM
Jun 6, 2019 • 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. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Use Beta to Create a Killer Launch by Mixpanel PM
Jun 4, 2019 • 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 Book HERE
Decision Making with Data by PayPal Sr PM
May 30, 2019 • 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 HERE
Master Modern Work by Workfront VP of PM
May 28, 2019 • 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 HERE
Being a Continuous Teacher and Servant Leader by Pendo Dir of PM
May 23, 2019 • 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 copy of our Product Book HERE
Launching New Products in Established Companies by Oracle Dir CPQ
May 21, 2019 • 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 HERE
Product Strategy: Idea to Action by Coinbase Sr Product Manager
May 16, 2019 • 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 reality. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How Netflix Built & Maintained an Innovative Culture by fmr Netflix VP of Product
May 14, 2019 • 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 HERE
30 Things You’ll Learn as a PM in 30 Minutes by HubSpot PM
May 9, 2019 • 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 how to re-live and learn some new tried-and-true PM…
How to Build Your Product Practice by Nordstrom Sr. PM
May 7, 2019 • 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 growth.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How to Build Products for Global Customers by Amazon Sr PM
May 2, 2019 • 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 avoiding the analysis paralysis while building products for a global audience.Get…
How to Transform into a Product Butterfly by Workday Dir of PM
Apr 30, 2019 • 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 you why you shouldn’t be afraid of change, the importance of…
How to Succeed in Product Management by Google PM
Apr 25, 2019 • 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 on managing Billion dollar products and give advice to…
Tips and Tricks for Product R&D by Pluralsight Product Manager
Apr 23, 2019 • 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 you as a Product Manager and how to apply tricks that Keisha…
How to be a Good Machine Learning PM by Google Product Manager
Apr 18, 2019 • 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 how to decide whether a framework could or should be solved…
How to Build Hardware Products by Former Motorola VP of Product
Apr 16, 2019 • 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 hardware. What are Product Management challenges? How to build…
Product Management for AI by Google PM
Apr 11, 2019 • 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 Product. Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
How Machine Learning Delivers Personalized Experiences by Expedia Group PM
Apr 9, 2019 • 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.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
Data Driven PM in Big Organizations by Barclays Dir of Product & Data Science
Apr 4, 2019 • 21 min
Jennifer Drabble,
Product and Growth Marketing by Hotels.com Senior Product Manager
Apr 2, 2019 • 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.Get a FREE copy of our Product Book HERE
The Art of Selling in Product Management by Amazon Senior PM
Mar 28, 2019 • 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 that being a great storyteller is one of the key factors that…
Working with UX in Product by Rightmove Consumer Product Lead
Mar 26, 2019 • 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 things to progress beyond your industry of work.Get a FREE copy…
Product Management in Games by Zynga Lead Product Manager
Mar 21, 2019 • 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 they so needed there? Get a FREE copy of our Product Book…
Great PMs and Building Great Relationships by McDonald’s Fmr PM
Mar 19, 2019 • 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 to stay close to the “front line” employees when you…
Product Management Across Cultures by Financial Times Senior PM
Mar 14, 2019 • 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 countries and how to manage the communication properly for…
The Art of Making Impossible Product Decisions by HSBC Senior Digital PM
Mar 12, 2019 • 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 beneficial for the company when made correctly. Get a FREE copy of…
How to Build International Product by Mastercard Director PM
Mar 7, 2019 • 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 product offering; how to balance local requirements and a global…
How to Build User Focused Products by Oscar Health Dr of Product
Mar 5, 2019 • 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 them while building out user facing applications.
Intro to Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies by Coin Gamma Founder
Feb 28, 2019 • 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 will learn terminology and concepts of bitcoin and…
Intro to Product Management by HubSpot Product Manager
Feb 26, 2019 • 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 a Product Manager, as well as a profound introduction to the job…
How to Use Competitive Analysis and Strategy by YouTube PM
Feb 21, 2019 • 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 growth strategy to business model, how to identify the…
Chapter 9 Finishing the Product-Development Life Cycle - The Product Book
Feb 19, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 8 Bringing Your Product to Market - The Product Book
Feb 14, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 7 Working with Engineering - The Product Book
Feb 12, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 6 Working with Design - The Product Book
Feb 7, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 5 From Idea to Action - The Product Book
Feb 5, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 4 Validating Your Hypothesis - The Product Book
Jan 31, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 3 Creating an Opportunity Hypothesis - The Product Book
Jan 29, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 2 Strategically Understanding a Company - The Product Book
Jan 24, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Chapter 1 What Is Product Management - The Product Book
Jan 22, 2019 • 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 Manager! Get…
Customer Voice is Key to Product by X-Rite Pantone Strategy Director
Jan 17, 2019 • 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, explaining why you should never use the word ‘Why’ and…
Why Questioning the Product is Important by McDonald’s PM
Jan 15, 2019 • 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 for enterprise and concludes with how to deliver killer…
Hardware vs. Software Product Management by Pandora Sr PM
Jan 10, 2019 • 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 discusses the psychological differences in the work approaches,…
Intro to Product Management by former Percolate Senior PM Podcast
Jan 8, 2019 • 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 get the inside scoop on the day-to-day work as a Product…
How to Transition From Data to Product by Google Product Manager
Jan 3, 2019 • 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 in the gaps. And finally, Yana, touches upon applying data…
Transitioning from Analytics to Product by a former Amazon PM
Jan 1, 2019 • 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. Nikil finally concludes with some tips on developing…
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 natural language understanding in voice applications, along…
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 between users, business and technology, whilst often not…
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 become a PM, the steps she took towards becoming a PM. Finally,…
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 takes to become a product manager. Chang, also gives…
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 product team. Daniel concludes the session with practical…
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 marketplace, but it’s actually just a great interface. A great…
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 are well understood. Enterprise products are a subset of…
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 PM role at startups is different than at large corporations….
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 of what they do is tied to the emotional value and usability, as well…
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 give users reasons to stay, because you are in effect…
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 monthly recurring revenue.
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. Jason Roberts, HelloSugoi co-founder,…
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 Tinder, has created a DIY guide for user research.
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 or its theory; this is about a no-nonsense approach to…
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 scientist and how all of the above connect with his current…
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 touches upon customer vs industry, the difference between…
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 with learning…
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 Management has different challenges and rewards than consumer…
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 to transition from UX to Product Management to anyone who…
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…
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…
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 how…
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…
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 organization,…
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 the…
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…
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…
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?…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 of…
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…
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…
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….
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…
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 Product…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 out…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 role…
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…
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 what…
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 programming…
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…
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…
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…
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 &…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 but…
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 SQL…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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, Bertram…
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 the…
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…
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…
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…
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 the…
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…
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…
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…
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 that…
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…