100 episodes

Welcome to Webby Honoree Award Winner Product Talk- we interview VP-level product executives such as Netflix to learn their best practices on what it takes to build great products. You will find value regardless of your industry or product type. If you’re joining us for the first time visit – productsthatcount.com – One of the largest and undoubtedly the most influential global network of product managers.

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    • 5.0 • 44 Ratings

Welcome to Webby Honoree Award Winner Product Talk- we interview VP-level product executives such as Netflix to learn their best practices on what it takes to build great products. You will find value regardless of your industry or product type. If you’re joining us for the first time visit – productsthatcount.com – One of the largest and undoubtedly the most influential global network of product managers.

    EP 251 - CPO Rising Series: ChargePoint CPO on the Hardest Part of Being a Product Leader

    EP 251 - CPO Rising Series: ChargePoint CPO on the Hardest Part of Being a Product Leader

    What is the hardest part of being a product leader? Here is episode 18 of the CPO Rising Series, featuring ChargePoint CPO Bill Loewenthal. Bill sits down with Products That Count CPO Renée Niemi to talk about the hardest part of being a product leader. A main thread in the conversation is that building great products includes building the systems around the product. All of that needs to work. In order to architect those systems, a product leader needs good prioritization systems in place. And that is a great clue to answer the question at the top of this blog.

    • 45 min
    EP 250 - Reflecting on Great Products and Great Product People

    EP 250 - Reflecting on Great Products and Great Product People

    Thanks to Products That Count’s growing network of over 300,000 managers and leaders, we have been fortunate enough to speak with some of the top product people in the world. One of my favorite things this has led to is our podcast, Product Talk, which has been a Webby Awards honoree, was named by Forbes as a top podcast and has won other awards. Now, 250 episodes later, I have been delighted to see we’ve shared product strategies with people across the globe. Product execs from Netflix, Google, Wayfair, Instagram, and many more have helped to understand exactly what it takes to build great products. So, what are some of the best lessons learned since the founding of Products That Count? This week on Product Talk, I am honored and excited to share this special episode as we’re taking a look back at some of our favorite conversations and the best product practices we have learned. 

    • 21 min
    EP 249 - Product Awards Series: MURAL VP of Product on Playing to Wow

    EP 249 - Product Awards Series: MURAL VP of Product on Playing to Wow

    This is the episode 13 in the 2022 Product Awards series. In this talk, Ubiety Technologies CPO Nacho Andrade speaks with MURAL VP of Product Rosalyn Lemieux. They discuss the ways that MURAL is helping solve the problem of disconnected hybrid teams. And also why Rosalyn dislikes the miscommunication that can happen between product and engineering teams. Additionally, Rosalyn gives insight into how MURAL tries to be a fun company to work with – and for. She says this is enshrined in a company value called “playing to wow.”

    • 31 min
    EP 248 - Tata Consultancy Services VP & Strides.ai Co-Founder on How to Implement Artificial Intelligence

    EP 248 - Tata Consultancy Services VP & Strides.ai Co-Founder on How to Implement Artificial Intelligence

    Artificial intelligence has grown into one of the most formidable product tools on the planet. The Age of Product is being driven by automation and connectivity. and it is crucial that product managers understand what AI is and what it is not. So, how do product managers know whether or not AI should be a part of their product strategy? This week, Product Talk host, Neha Shah, interviews Tata Consultancy Services VP of Sustainability and Emerging Tech & Co-Founder of STRIDES.ai Malur Narayan on how artificial intelligence can impact your product and company.

    • 36 min
    EP 247 - CPO Rising Series: Optimizely CPO on the Value in Constant Chaos

    EP 247 - CPO Rising Series: Optimizely CPO on the Value in Constant Chaos

    Do you find comfort in constant chaos? If not, it might be time to shake things up. This is episode 17 of the CPO Rising Series, featuring Optimizely CPO Justin Anovick. Justin sits down with Products That Count CPO Renée Niemi to talk about the value of constant chaos. It isn’t that Justin loves chaos, but he does think it reminds the team not to get too settled. He always wants to keep improving. Beyond that, Justin and Renée also talk about structuring the organization, and what makes a great Chief Product Officer. 

    • 49 min
    EP 246 - Product Awards Series: TripleBlind CRO on Data Serving the Greater Good

    EP 246 - Product Awards Series: TripleBlind CRO on Data Serving the Greater Good

    This is the 12th episode of the 2022 Product Awards series. Here, Ubiety Technologies CPO Nacho Andrade sits down with TripleBlind CRO Jay Smilyk. Jay points out that product people need to listen to customers, but likewise, customers need to listen as well. Next, he discusses the idea that data is the new gold. Data creates business opportunities as well as opportunities to increase the greater good. He also explains what makes product managers unique, as well as successful.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

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44 Ratings

44 Ratings

Arlie K ,

That's what I'm talking about!

SC has really assembled the Avengers of product management here - every episode is packed with actionable advice and super insights! If you're in the product development space, it's not one to miss. Super grateful for this resource!

KristinMaher ,

Insightful and Actionable

Product Talk has something meaningful for developers from all industries and entrepreneurs at every stage. The depth and breadth of content covered on the show is impressive. I find my time extremely well spent when listening to the wide range of experts featured and always walk away with a new idea (or ten).

JoshCrist ,

Empowering, insightful and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re well established as someone who can translate creative energy into the impact you want to have on the world, or just getting started as a catalyst for change within the product space - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Nikki does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of building a thriving career and life you can be proud of (wherever you go in product!) - from leaders who’ve actually walked the path. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

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