On June 28, Suzanne Livingston invited me to speak to MIT’s Product Management Club. They’re good people, and serious about product management. If you’re in the Boston area, check them out!
The wind is blowing! Prod Owners? Rev Marketers? I don’t like the wind.
Sitting in the nexus of engineering, marketing, finance, and the rest of the company, Product can sometimes feel like the central dumping ground for all the abject misery roiling through an organization. The good news is: It doesn’t need to be that way.
Focus isn’t about saying “yes” to a single great idea. Focus is saying “no” to a ton of great-sounding ideas that aren’t really a fit for your customers.
In the anime series Gungrave, Brandon Heat — driven by the need for revenge — returns from the grave to destroy Harry …