Product Management tools: today and tomorrow

Posted by Simon Leyland on 11/22/21 6:30 AM

Product Management plays a key role inside companies driven by their products; it’s instrumental for organizational growth and strategic market advantages. 

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Topics: product planning, manufacturing, product portfolio management, product management, product strategy, digital transformation, tools

What’s in a name? The different shades of Product Manager.

Posted by Maziar Adl on 11/1/21 7:00 AM

Product leaders as revenue growth drivers

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Topics: product portfolio management, product management, product strategy

Webinar replay: Tools for modern product management

Posted by Simon Leyland on 10/29/21 9:28 AM

The function of product management is evolving within manufacturing companies.  Senior leadership is pressing for more growth, more innovation, more diversification, more market expansion.  All of this falls in the lap of product management to figure out the path forward. It is more important than ever for product management to revisit the tools in their proverbial toolbox.

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Topics: product management, product strategy, webinar replay, competitive analysis

Product Management: the foundation of a successful business

Posted by Maziar Adl on 10/4/21 4:51 PM

Product Management has a strong strategic role within product-driven organizations. And yet, it is fraught with archaic processes and tools. Here, we discuss topics that every Product Manager, CEO and any team member contributing to product planning should be familiar with. The content is meant to spotlight Product Management as a discipline, examine existing frameworks and tools, and suggest how this functional area can succeed in today’s environment while setting up for the future.

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Topics: product management

Webinar replay: Boost Your Competitive Analysis While Product Planning

Posted by Simon Leyland on 6/8/21 7:30 AM

Product management teams rely on competitive intelligence and market research to plan out their product lines. But what happens when you try to line up your internal product definition with third-party market research. The data schemas don't match, so what do you do? How do you effectively analyze and compare your own products to your competitors’ when the data is different?

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Topics: product management, webinar replay, market research

The Role of the Modern Product Manager

Posted by Jeff Strunk on 5/27/21 5:30 AM

Product Managers wear many hats… researcher, business manager, financial analyst, strategist, project manager, product tester, customer service rep, spokesperson honestly the list is endless.   

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Topics: product management

Just Released: Competitive analysis matrix and product repository

Posted by Kevin Jankay on 5/12/21 7:11 AM

Staying competitive means keeping an eye on your competitor’s products and ensuring that your products have a clear differentiating feature against them. Competitor’s products go through changes. Keeping your records up-to-date and regularly revisiting your side-by-side comparison charts is essential in ensuring your product is still staying ahead of its competitors.

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Topics: product portfolio management, product management, just released, competitive analysis

Webinar replay: Take your Product Management toolkit to the next level using Gocious

Posted by Simon Leyland on 5/3/21 12:43 PM

The Product Managers toolkit has traditionally relied primarily on general productivity tools like Excel, Word and PowerPoint. What happens when you make the change to something that has been specifically designed to help Product Managers?

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Topics: product portfolio management, product management, webinar replay

5 Reasons you need a product planning tool as a product manager

Posted by Maziar Adl on 4/27/21 12:54 PM

Product Managers play a critical role in balancing what customers want with their company’s objectives when identifying products that will be successful. Once these projections are made, they then need to drive the team responsible for turning this vision into reality. However, successful product ideation is not a Product Managers’ only purview. Product Managers also help facilitate or make decisions on what the next generation of products and features should be.  

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Topics: product portfolio management, product management, product strategy, digital transformation

EVC, a value-based pricing technique based on Competitive Analysis

Posted by Maziar Adl on 4/20/21 10:30 AM

Competitive analysis is a common practice to ensure your product is unique and competitive compared to others in the market. Once you have the breakdown of each product's differentiating features, you can perform an initial assessment on what price you could offer your product to the market using Economic Value to the Customer (EVC).

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Topics: product management, product strategy, value based pricing, product positioning

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