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How to Visualize Your Business Through a Service Blueprint in 5 Easy Steps

The Service Blueprint is a key component of Bain Public's product management process. We use it to help understand the context products operate within. The best way to create a great overarching product strategy is to grow and evolve this document. It helps capture a product's unique activities or the complex combination of actions. It enables companies we work with to deliver on the customer value proposition. "A Service Blueprint is a compelling document that invites engagement by others." It’s a process for simplifying complex systems that exist between business strategy, customer exper...

What Goes Into a Good Product Roadmap? A Guide to Narrowing your Focus.

At Bain Public, we have learned a lot in the many hours and conversations spent mentoring, advising and consulting in product management. Companies that don’t have a simple and clearly defined roadmap are likely to fall into the sorry category of those that have failed to execute their product strategy, or worse, those that never even had one in the first place. Getting it wrong comes in two forms: building the wrong product and building the product wrong. Furthermore, building the wrong features negatively impacts growth and valuations, and building features that don’t count are an insane...