You are a new Product Manager. Now what next?

You are a new Product Manager. Now what next? So, after you gained some knowledge and had some solid wins, promoted to a new role and there you are…….You are prepared to take over a complete product. You need to be comfortable with : • Setting direction • Developing strategy • Executing • Delivering You […]

First 30 days as a Product Manager

First 30 days as a Product Manager Your first day as a Product Manager at a new job can either be the first day of the rest of your life… or the first of a series of never-ending Groundhog Day experiences, where every day feels the same and your new job quickly seems just like […]

Designing Innovative Business Models

Designing Innovative Business Models While everyone in the tech industry focuses on innovation of their product, one great way to create value is considering innovation of your business model. In past few years, we’ve witnessed a number of technology companies creating or completely transforming entire industries. Some examples include Amazon Kindle, Apple iPhone, Google Android […]

Why should a Product Start-up Invest in content marketing?

Why should a Product Start-up Invest in content marketing? The genesis of a start-up is when an entrepreneur sees an opportunity to build and deliver value to an audience. Many start-ups make a costly mistake of creating products and businesses which are disconnected to the audience or at-least are not dynamically harmonized to the realities […]

5 Lessons Learned from Henry Ford about Product Management

5 Lessons Learned from Henry Ford about Product Management Below are some things you could learn about product management from Henry Ford. 1. A market is never saturated with a good product, but it is very quickly saturated with a bad one. This lesson from Henry Ford is a pearl of wisdom that’s well worth […]

4 Life Lessons from Entrepreneurship Journey of a Product Manager

4 Life Lessons from Entrepreneurship Journey of a Product Manager Entrepreneurship is a path, a lifestyle and ultimately a journey. You begin, face challenges and, eventually through struggle and hard work, you succeed. Whether you’re about to begin your path, or are perhaps floundering in the dark and stormy woods along the way. Knowing the […]

Intellectual Property Essentials for Product Leaders

Intellectual Property Essentials for Product Leaders Intellectual Property Essentials for Product Leaders : Intellectual property (IP) is recognised globally as an essential asset of companies, defining a company’s worth, market share and its success to a large extent. Failure to identify and protect IP may have a drastic negative influence on your success as a […]

Moving from a Business Analyst to a Product Manager role

Moving from a Business Analyst to a Product Manager role. Business analysts often look for the logical career paths for their role. A lot of Product Managers come from the BA ranks. The biggest things aspiring PMs need to learn are becoming more strategic in their thinking and behaviour. They tend to think more in […]

Why the world changing and why you need to change?

Developing Awesome Products for Emerging Markets Move over stereotypical professors/trainers with straight faces and serious dispositions and brace yourself to meet an uber cool guru with a passion to mentor entrepreneurs and interests as varied as trekking, reading, travelling, singing and cooking. IPL Faculty and Founder/Mentor at CARMa Venture Services, Nandini Vaidyanathan has over 20 […]