Fearless Product Leadership

Fearless Product Leadership

To my fellow product managers… You are enough. You deserve to do what you love. I talk to product managers every day who are struggling in toxic work environments where they are made to feel small every day. Their ideas are not validated. They feel...
Which comes first, trust or feedback?

Which comes first, trust or feedback?

Think about an inspiring product leader from your past – a leader who inspired you to do your best work. My guess is they could give you constructive feedback, and you would take that feedback as a gift and make necessary changes. You may not have enjoyed receiving...
A Human-Centered Product Leader

A Human-Centered Product Leader

Labor Day was just a few days ago, which is a good opportunity to check in on yourself and your colleagues. Many product managers are exhausted and overwhelmed after six months of working in new and unique conditions amid the pandemic. The future feels very...
Clarity Drives Trust for Prod Mgrs

Clarity Drives Trust for Prod Mgrs

Do you trust your leaders?  Does your engineering/cross-functional team trust you? Do you work in a culture where trust is non-existent? To move into leadership and inspire your team, product managers need to learn the art of building and maintaining trust.  ...