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Bain Public to lead an expert workshop in collaboration with Front Row Ventures

(Montreal, Canada) – Paul Ortchanian, Founder, CEO, Head of Product, Data and Strategy of Bain Public, will be leading a workshop on Saturday, June 27th, as part of Front Row Venture’s newest initiative: The Women’s Founders Project. An effort made to help bridge the gender diversity gap in the venture capital and tech industries in Canada. Paul’s unique experience brings together the necessity of great engineering and the beauty of product strategy. With this, he has identified an actionable process that enables him to offer concrete messages about product management and operations. This w...

How to Make Sure Your Product Leadership Team Will Boost You Up - Not Drag You Down

As business advisors and executive coaches, we've worked with dozens of CEOs to help them build and grow their product leadership team as they scale their company. People always think that product managers operate this very critical, high-leverage function that, when executed correctly, greatly facilitates the leap past prototypes into a steady return of profits. What we’ve noticed instead in the startup world, is a lot of people become product managers by default rather than design. They often lack the tools to succeed in their jobs. While the product manager’s ability to think strategica...

The Disproportionate Impact of Coaching on Startup Survival

It is a known fact that startups which are accompanied or coached, view their chances of success as being much higher compared to those that are not. In fact, 83.9% of accompanied startups assess their chances of survival as strong, especially during the current uncertain climate. The right mentoring and coaching support facilitates a startup’s transformation and enables roadmap planning and execution, without straying from the ultimate vision and goal. If your chances of survival increase thanks to the right coaching support, where and how do you get the help you’re looking for? MAIN: De...

The Business Model Canvas (BMC) Gives you the Structure of a Business Plan Without the Overhead

It is a one page document which works through the fundamental elements of a business or product, structuring your idea in a coherent way. Use it to quickly draw a picture of your business, to get a better understanding, and to go through the process of making connections. The Canvas is popular with entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs for business model innovations. Mainly because it improves the clarity and focus on what’s driving your business. It’s flexible and your team will have a much easier time understanding your business model on one page. Here are BMC examples from Netflix, Spotify, U...

Bain Public to give a Product Leadership Workshop at Next AI

(Montreal, Canada) – Paul Ortchanian, Founder, CEO, Head of Product, Data and Strategy of Bain Public, will be leading a workshop on June 8th in collaboration with NEXT AI. A NEXT Canada initiative founded to accelerate the growth trajectory of aspiring and scaling entrepreneurs in the AI space with education, mentorship, funding and access to Canada’s strongest entrepreneurial network. Paul’s unique experience brings together the necessity of great engineering and the beauty of product strategy. With this, he has identified an actionable process that enables him to offer concrete messages ...

Market Sensing: How to Stay Successful in Today’s Unpredictable Market

As today’s uncertain market rapidly changes, remaining successful requires a more entrepreneurial product-orientation. Faced with breakneck business and product growth, roadmap decisions need to be non-bureaucratic, yet remain collaborative at the same time. During these changing times, knowledge creation is essential. It’s now more important than ever to scan the external environment for signals, look across the market for unmet customer needs, identify significant opportunities about to unfold as well as seize them, integrate them and make use of them commercially. You have products tha...

Leadership in Product, Connect and Explore Workshop Series.

Career Development Program Details: Whether you are a Founder or part of the Product, Engineering or leadership team, you need actionable strategies and impactful techniques that drive results today. We already knew we could deliver expert guidance via a series of on-site workshops. We’ve quietly been delivering remote programs to organizations. Our virtual workshop series provides actionable strategies, tools, processes, and skills product leaders need to create innovations, adapt to market shifts, and anticipate what’s next. Targeted to startups, scale-ups or SMB organizationsIt takes pl...