Product Management

Learn the best ways to set strategy, share visual roadmaps, manage releases, and
write user stories —along with everything else agile product managers do.

How Product Managers Deal With a Meddling CEO

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Oh boy. The CEO is back from a weeklong trip. After meeting with customers and sales leaders in the field — now back in the office with a vengeance. You know what is coming next. A slew of emails and new feature requests scribbled hastily on a whiteboard. Sure, there are some good ideas up there. But the one thing that is lacking? A stable product strategy behind it all. Read more…

How Should I Present My Roadmap to the Executive Team?

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Have you ever given a roadmap presentation that felt more like an interrogation? I know that many product managers have experienced this. The executive team demands to see your slides in advance. By the time your meeting comes around, you are not really doing much presenting — everyone has seen the deck already. You are mostly fielding a barrage of questions under what feels like a massive microscope. Read more…

16 Roadmap Templates for Product Managers

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A dozen answers for a dozen different people. (All before lunch.) Yep — this is the life of a product manager. You are all-knowing for all things product. Everyone from marketing to sales to support and the executive team looks to you for answers. But are your product plans visually presented in a way that answers each group’s questions clearly? Read more…