What: “Moving Up Intro Product Leadership” talk at INDUSTRY Conference
Where: Cleveland, OH
When: Sept 24, 2019


This conference’s theme was “Build, launch & scale world-class software products.”  Speakers include Bob Moesta, Claire Suellentrop, John Zeratsky, and Jessica Tiwari.  I gave a short talk on “Moving Up Into Product Leadership” excerpted from half-day workshops on the same topic.  We touched on:

  • What are product leaders? What do they (we) do?
  • “Should I want that?”
  • Product leadership career funnel
  • Ways to signal interest internally and externally