Tag Archives: Product Management

Creative, me?

I can’t draw. I’m miserable at it and often mess up a simple stick figure. However, according to Jane, artistic talent is not the only way to be creative, so if we are talking about marketing, business and products, I consider … Continue reading

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When you know you’re wrong.

Forecasting seems to run in my family. My father forecasted products for IBM in Europe in the 70’s – on the order of 6000 products. I’m not sure that I ever have nor ever will live up to that number … Continue reading

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One of the guys

Spending most of my time with men is a by product of a career in product management and business. It is so much a part of my life that I simply forget that in many women’s lives and in some … Continue reading

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Every Product has a Home

Once a month I teach a long class. It’s a three day class on Optimal Product Management. It’s a lot of material on product management and product marketing. The topics are most interesting when you use exaggerated examples to illustrate a point. So, … Continue reading

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Business Mom

I recently listened to a Webinar where Deepak Chopra spoke. At the end he was asked what people could do today to change their lives. He gave out three questions which one should ask oneself every morning. I put them … Continue reading

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Pricing Dilemma

Most of my work is really fun and challenging in all the right ways. However, where people don’t seem to be happy is in the area of pricing. And it comes from an expectation. The expectation is that pricing is … Continue reading

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Products do better with Marketing

I’ve spent the last few days co-training a class for people who want to learn how to be great product managers and product marketers. It was a great class with people from different industries, different stages in their lives and … Continue reading

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