Melbourne/Sydney: Leading The Product Conference

Rich Mironov was MC for Australia’s largest product conference in Melbourne and Sydney (October 2019). Organized by Brainmates, this year featuring Radhika Dutt, Bruce McCarthy, John Zeratsky, Sally Foote, and Audrey Cheng — plus Rich’s personal reflections on three decades of increasing visibility for product management.

Read more
 

Brainrants on Product Leadership

An extended interview with Leading The Product transcribed into three linked posts on product leadership and challenges.

Read more
 

Melbourne/Sydney workshops: What Do Product Leaders Do, and How Can I Become One?

An all-day workshop for product managers thinking about moving up the product org chart, and for newly promoted product leaders. We will cover what product leaders do, how to signal interest in that role, and discuss its upsides/challenges.

Read more
 

Video: “Moving Up Into Product Leadership” at INDUSTRY

Rich’s talk on structuring product organizations – and how product managers can signal their interest in moving up in the organization.

Read more
 

What Do Product Leaders Do? (and How Can I Become One?)

Career paths for product folks are murky, with most of us falling into product management accidentally. Opportunities for advancement can be just as unclear. How do we think about product leadership roles, and how might we pursue them?

Read more
 

Webinar: My Stories Aren’t Long Enough…

Sometimes we’re asked for conflicting or less-than-sensible things, both from customers and internal groups. This webinar is about understanding teams and adopting agile processes/tools to our specific situations.

Read more
 

Product Experience Podcast: The Product Mensch

Wide-ranging conversation about product leadership, how product management has evolved, validation ahead of building, teleportation, scaling up product management teams, and working with non-product executives.

Read more
 

Videocast: Moving Up into a Product Leadership Role

A videocast with Mike Belsito of Product Collective about “Moving Up into a Product Leadership Roles”

Read more
 

Dublin: Organizational Challenge of Enterprise Roadmapping

There are some inherent mis-alignments among internal stakeholders that can complicate enterprise product planning and roadmapping. How do we understand these systematically instead of as personal confrontations? 

Read more
 

Cambridge: Software Pricing Demystified (Business of Software Europe)

Software is intangible: it doesn’t have weight or size or per-unit manufacturing costs.  But if we’re in the software business, we have to assign units and prices that reflect our value to customers.  And we should be mapping out pricing strategy before we start development, not the day before product launch. 

Read more