In a world awash in MBAs and fancy suits, we’re the people standing on the outside, our sleeves rolled up, ready to get some ish done. We’re not product managers in the way you might think, but we’re passionate about solving real problems for real people in ways that create real value. So, I guess that makes us product managers? Whatever you call us, we’re passionate about building great collaborative teams that make great products together.
Outputs Outcomes & Impacts
A Deep dive into output vs. outcome & impact. Organizations won't be successful if they are delivering things faster, but the things being delivered aren't hitting the mark with customers. What seems like a simple concept isn't an easy one to embrace.
What Makes a Good Product Manager with Jess Lewis
Continuing our cross-discipline interview series, we have User Experience Designer Jess Lewis joining us for a great chat to find out what it is that they see as what makes a Product Manager click with a team to create and grow a great healthy product team. We also dig into what the biggest differences and similarities are between working within a corporate product team and an agency, along with how user experience folks jam with product folks.
What Makes a Good Product Manager with Aaron Roberts
We had the chance to sit down with one of our favorite Software Engineers to talk through what makes a Good Product Manager from the point of view of Development. We've had the opportunity to work with him previously, and it was a joy to dig into what he sees as both the good & the bad when it comes to product management when building products.
The Myth of the Single Wringable Neck
If you've been around Product Management (or are a Product Manager), you've either heard the phrase 'Single Wringable Neck', or even more, that Product Managers are 'The CEO of the Product'. We chat about these myths, along with the idea that making and designing products really is a team sport.
Communication & The Product Mindset
Communication and the Product Mindset, both things that might seem simple in concept but really hard to master - join us as we talk through whether over-communication is even a thing as a Product Manager, and what we see as the main difference between having a project mindset and a product mindset.
Are We Recording?
Our first episode is all about introductions. Introducing ourselves and what we each would like to get out of doing this podcast together, along with a few fun anecdotes (ceiling fan trauma, anyone?) from our hosts, Amber, Will, and Tammy.