How To Succeed In Product Management | Jeffrey Shulman, Red Russak & Soumeya Benghanem
How To Succeed In Product Management | Jeffrey Shulman, Red Russak & Soumeya Benghanem
Jeff Shulman, Red Russak & Soumeya Benghanem
Best of 2021 - Transferrable Skills and Mastering Product Execution
1 hour 6 minutes Posted Dec 29, 2021 at 3:00 am.
Intro
Some PMs aren’t aware of the multitude of experiences and skills necessary in other roles
The most valuable transferable experiences or job roles
Create a compelling argument why an undervalued area can work
What aspiring PMs should have: transferable skills & complete understanding of product management
Product management is about managing risks
The PM role is a practice of balancing tension
You cannot be a good product manager if you don't like people
Resources to look into to learn product management
Start by doing the baseline, understand the gaps, then create a plan
At the beginning, you have to be good at execution
PMs a lot of time wear multiple hats
Important career pivoters
No single recipe is going to work for everyone
It’s the journey to learn new things
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In this episode of the How to Succeed in Product Management Podcast, marketing professor Jeff Shulman and The Product Management Center advisory board members Red Russak and Soumeya Benghanem welcome Diego Granados (Microsoft), Welly Lee (Microsoft), and Shyvee Shi (LinkedIn) to talk about the value of transferable skills and experiences. It’s never about building from scratch, it’s all about the journey that helps build your skills as a PM and the experiences you can bring with you wherever you go and whenever you work on a new product.
 
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