product management

A collection of 10 posts

Feb 5, 2022

Lesson 16: Get Out Of The Building

Lesson 16: Get Out Of The Building

GOOTB... ...It's like we aren't even trying with our acronyms anymore. We used to take pride in our wittiness, coming up with a clever abbreviated form of whatever we were trying to convey.

Dec 15, 2021

Lesson 14: Data or Tada

Lesson 14: Data or Tada

Who doesn’t like a good magic trick? Every magic trick is essentially the same. The magician presents the audience with some ordinary thing, like an adult woman lying in a box. Then

Dec 1, 2021

Lesson 13: Just Say No

Lesson 13: Just Say No

Dare I admit I’m old enough to remember the D.A.R.E. program. For those on the cusp between Millennial and Generation X, you will remember this as an elementary education

Nov 15, 2021

Lesson 12: Scope Creep

Lesson 12: Scope Creep

Creep is such an insulting word. I dare you to try and use the word creep in any of its parts of speech (noun, verb, adjective) with a positive connotation. “Do you take

Nov 1, 2021

Lesson 11: Making Progress

Lesson 11: Making Progress

Elizabeth Holmes gets a bad rap. What did she do wrong? Well, in a nutshell, with no experience or expertise she convinced a bunch of stakeholders to pour billions into a vaporware product

Oct 15, 2021

Lesson 10: Scorecards

Lesson 10: Scorecards

Remember baseball cards… …I do… …which puts me in an age bracket approaching the steep precipice of irrelevancy in software development. But this much I will tell you. If you never had a