4 Tips for a Successful POC

4 Tips for a Successful POC

Creating and implementing proof of concepts (POCs) are a common way to prove out an innovative idea, and to see if it can work in the real world.

As a product manager, you might be tasked with a POC at some point in your career. But how to you make sure it’s successful?

While every POC is different, here are 4 tips for making it a success.

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Four Micro-Actions that Make Awesome Product Managers - Part 1

Four Micro-Actions that Make Awesome Product Managers - Part 1

Product managers are responsible for bringing products to market. However, our day-to-day includes many random tasks and micro-habits that get us to the all-important product launch.

Here are four micro-actions I’ve observed of great product managers, along with simple steps for how you can start today.

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3 Reasons You Should Befriend the "Old Guy" (or Woman) in the Office

3 Reasons You Should Befriend the "Old Guy" (or Woman) in the Office

The tech industry is rife with age discrimination. For example, I couldn’t even find a stock photo of “tech worker in his 50s or 60s” for this article.

At my new job I work with a 62-year-old product manager. The best thing?

He’s a great product manager, a wealth of information, and now a mentor.

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5 Product Management Lessons I Learned from Game of Thrones

5 Product Management Lessons I Learned from Game of Thrones

I’m Game of Thrones obsessed. Coming into the final season, I reflect on product management and leadership lessons I’ve learned throughout my decade of watching and reading Game of Thrones.

Here are 5 product management lessons that I’ve learned from watching the greatest show on earth: GoT.

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A Guide To Negotiating Salary for Women in Tech

A Guide To Negotiating Salary for Women in Tech

I've heard from both the Tech Ladies and Women in Product Facebook groups that the #1 question(s) received have to do with how to negotiate salary for a new job.

Here are 5 tips for negotiating the best possible product manager offer.

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3 Ways to Use Empathy as a Product Manager

3 Ways to Use Empathy as a Product Manager

I got root canal this week, and it made me think about what an enormously empathetic person my dentist is. “Product managers can learn a lot from her,” I thought.

Here are 3 ways in which you can use empathy to build stronger teams, and stronger products. 

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