“Old habit die hard” in Agile World

“Old habit die hard” in Agile World Old habit die hard” in Agile World Once a heavy smoker and drunker is advice by the doctor to change to better habits to live longer. Critical decision for a patient to follow the advice to survive; Goes good for six months. Everyone is able to see the […]

C.A.S.E for having Product Managers in India

C.A.S.E for having Product Managers in India C.A.S.E for having Product Managers in India As part of our 2nd Annual Product Professionals Baseline Research we reached out to several Product Management leaders in US and Europe to get their views on Product Management from India and what really is the real business case for setting […]

Incubators Foster Innovation

Incubators Foster Innovation “Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.” – Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter Entrepreneurship is a fond dream of many professionals, particularly product innovators. It’s also a huge risk: statistics show that 8 in 10 new ventures fold within 18 months of launching. […]

3 Reasons Why EMBA is the Best Mid-Career Move

3 Reasons Why EMBA is the Best Mid-Career Move “Make In India”. “Startup India”. Phrases like these are quite the buzzwords in media nowadays. Hidden behind these phrases is the story of India’s evolution from a “body shopping haven” to a “product innovator’s home”. The global delivery model is perhaps modern India’s first innovation that […]

This Is The Right Time to Be A Product Manager

This Is The Right Time to Be A Product Manager The Indian IT ecosystem has been on an overdrive since 1990 with the services and outsourcing sectors dominating the scene because of cost arbitrage. Owing to a maturing domestic market, increased expertise and a conducive business climate, the current decade has seen an explosion of […]

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A BIG DATA PRODUCT MANAGER

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A BIG DATA PRODUCT MANAGER Last week while driving to a meeting, I had an epiphany. Those familiar with the state of highways in the Bay Area in the morning rush hour can relate to this. I had to be in Burlingame on the water’s side of 101 at […]

What Distinguishes the Top 1% Product Managers from the Top 10%?

What Distinguishes the Top 1% Product Managers from the Top 10%? I came across this question on Quora and it got me thinking. It’s useful to understand what distinguishes the top 1% from the top 10% in any field. The top 10% in any field are likely some of the top notch performers in that […]

How to build the right features that your customers will love?

How to build the right features that your customers will love? Remember your product is not a Swiss Army Knife, unless you are building one. While deciding on which and how many features to include, keep in mind the core function that your product was built for in the first place. Avoid the pitfall of […]