Saran foresees the clarity of thought as the basic minimum requirement a product manager to succeed. Product managers are expected to work on strategic aspects related to business. Talking about strategic aspects, it entails having a detailed overview of ecosystem; which includes knowing the stakeholders involved across the value chain system along with their roles and importance in the business. Secondly, from strategic viewpoint, a product manager needs to be focussed on industry itself as she needs to constantly foresee opportunities and threats as perceived to her product business. This involves highly competitive research and analysis capabilities. Thirdly, product manager needs to have the knack to draw a vision for her product in alignment with the vision of the organization itself.