Hiring a Software Product Manager? Tell the candidates where you are in the Product Life Cycle

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Product Management 101 tells you it is all about managing the market oriented product life cycle. (A typical Product Management 101 slide deck can be found here )

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Post Agile?

post agile

Googling “Post Agile” brings up the following as “Searches Related to Post Agile”

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Design Thinking is a collaborative process where those who innovate meet a user demand with what is technically feasible, using a viable business strategy. It′s a human−centered approach to problem solving that helps people and organizations become more innovative and more creative. (Explore Creative Confidence by Tom & David Kelley)

A good article on combining Agile and Design Thinking comes from Tom Roach, Design Lead at IBM. Check it out: How to combine Design Thinking and Agile in practice

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