The Dangers of Thinking of Products as Features

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Blogs and News, PMP |

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This post was originally published on Product Talk.

It’s easy to spend the majority of your time talking about features. You track features in your backlog. You schedule features on your roadmap. Your customers request features. Your sales team complaints about missing features. Almost everyone thinks of products as features. But if you want to build better products, you need to stop thinking about products as a collection of features.

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Product Manager – Strategic or Not?

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in Blogs and News, PMP |


This post was originally published on Tyner Blain.

Are product managers really involved in strategic discussions, or are we just order takers? Adrienne Tan has poked the beehive and started a great discussion with this article. Joining in from here, hopefully adding folks to the conversation. Check it out, and chime in here or on the brainmates blog.

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