Leading a remote team

Product Management Challenges of Leading a Remote Team (and How to Overcome Them)

Like a lot of product teams, you probably hire people from all over the world. Your engineers don’t need to be in the same place to work, and they’re savvy enough to use whatever tools you require,…


Productive meetings

How to Run Productive Meetings (That Don't Suck Your Time)

As a product manager, you probably have a calendar filled with meetings. Every meeting seems like an obstacle in your way that prevents you from focusing on the things that matter: Your customers’…


Report templates for fewer status meetings

In our previous post, we described a way to think about our internal product communications, and how that can help us optimize our time and make us more effective as Product Managers. The main goal…


Optimizing internal product communications

A lot of our time as PMs is spent communicating with other people in our organization. There’s high-level communication and discussion, and there’s low-level interaction with stakeholders about the…