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Here Are The Things You Can Do As A Product Manager To Create An Inclusive Environment

Creating a fully diverse and inclusive environment for your employees and clients is still an ongoing challenge for many companies. This struggle for complete diversity is unfortunate because diversity, inclusion and success all go hand in hand! Without a diverse team and an inclusive, safe space, success will be much harder to achieve (in all aspects). As business leaders and product managers, we can contribute to minimizing this issue with simple and easy changes to our management style. When we bring more diversity and inclusion to the company, we are ultimately increasing our chances at...

Are You A Coachable Product Leader?

It’s rare for me to find a company whose strategy is specific and actionable enough to prioritize product work. When faced with a laundry list of strategies filled with 5, 8 or 13 tactical goals, it can be very difficult to prioritize anything. While most of your roadmap initiatives support one tactic or another, each functional group will call out for new initiatives that match other objectives and they’ll want the entire development effort in the upcoming release. However, their backlog of worthy improvements will be infinitely deep. What ends up happening is each functional group (e...