Masters of Product Management

by Steven Haines | Sequent Learning Networks

Masters of Product Management
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 30
  • Last: 5 Mar 2018
Masters of Product Management captures the ideas, commentary, and lessons learned from product management thought leaders across the globe. Each episode is filled with real-world insights from practicing product managers and leaders, allowing you to learn, apply, and succeed in your product management career. Hosted by Steven Haines of Sequent Learning Networks. For more information, visit http://sequentbusiness.net

Episodes (30)

  • MPM 029: The Importance of Mindset
    MPM 029: The Importance of Mindset
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    Published: 5 Mar 2018 Duration: 12:41
    Episode 29 – The Importance of Mindset with Steven Haines: To be effective as a product manager, your mind has to be attuned to, and make sense out of a dynamic stream of disconnected signals. In this show, Steven Haines talks about why it’... Read more →
    Episode 29 – The Importance of Mindset with Steven Haines: To be effective as a product manager, your mind has to be attuned to, and make sense out of a dynamic stream of disconnected signals. In this show, Steven Haines talks about why it’... Read more →

  • MPM 028: Nurturing Your Product With Tara Newboult
    MPM 028: Nurturing Your Product With Tara Newboult
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    Published: 22 Feb 2018 Duration: 14:40
    Episode 28 – Nurturing Your Product with Tara Newboult: Everyone likes new things.  New products are more fun to work on and continuous development can be intoxicating. However, a product is still a business that needs to be evaluated from ... Read more →
    Episode 28 – Nurturing Your Product with Tara Newboult: Everyone likes new things.  New products are more fun to work on and continuous development can be intoxicating. However, a product is still a business that needs to be evaluated from ... Read more →

  • MPM 027:  Understanding User Feelings in User Stories
    MPM 027:  Understanding User Feelings in User Stories
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    Published: 16 Jan 2018 Duration: 09:43
      Episode 27 – Understanding User Feelings in User Stories with Steven Haines:    Most product managers utilize a template or framework to capture user stories and associated features. However, many user stories are not completely linked to... Read more →
      Episode 27 – Understanding User Feelings in User Stories with Steven Haines:    Most product managers utilize a template or framework to capture user stories and associated features. However, many user stories are not completely linked to... Read more →

  • MPM 026:  Adapting to Agile
    MPM 026:  Adapting to Agile
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    Published: 22 Dec 2017 Duration: 21:10
      Episode 26 – Adapting to Agile with Steven Haines:  All companies want to act with agility and compete more aggressively in the battle for the hearts and minds of customers. Yet, large companies that are shifting to rapid or agile develop... Read more →
      Episode 26 – Adapting to Agile with Steven Haines:  All companies want to act with agility and compete more aggressively in the battle for the hearts and minds of customers. Yet, large companies that are shifting to rapid or agile develop... Read more →

  • MPM 025:  What is Product Management?
    MPM 025:  What is Product Management?
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    Published: 27 Nov 2017 Duration: 12:33
      Episode 25 – What is Product Management? With Steven Haines:  Everyone knows what product management is.  Right?  Maybe not.  Based on the research done at Sequent Learning Networks, there are a lot of different definitions.  When many ... Read more →
      Episode 25 – What is Product Management? With Steven Haines:  Everyone knows what product management is.  Right?  Maybe not.  Based on the research done at Sequent Learning Networks, there are a lot of different definitions.  When many ... Read more →

  • MPM 024:  Using the “Jobs to be Done” Model to Create Innovative Products
    MPM 024:  Using the “Jobs to be Done” Model to Create Innovative Products
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    Published: 10 Nov 2017 Duration: 22:56
    Episode 24 – Using the “Jobs to be Done” Model to Create Innovative Products:   As product people, we all want to create that unique product that solves a customer’s problem better than anything available.  This episode features a conversat... Read more →
    Episode 24 – Using the “Jobs to be Done” Model to Create Innovative Products:   As product people, we all want to create that unique product that solves a customer’s problem better than anything available.  This episode features a conversat... Read more →

  • MPM 023: How to Validate Product-Market Fit
    MPM 023: How to Validate Product-Market Fit
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    Published: 25 Oct 2017 Duration: 16:42
      Episode 23 – How to Validate Product-Market Fit:   To bring your product strategy to light, every product must be validated for product-market fit, prior to launch, and through successive iterations. In this episode, Nadar Balata and Stev... Read more →
      Episode 23 – How to Validate Product-Market Fit:   To bring your product strategy to light, every product must be validated for product-market fit, prior to launch, and through successive iterations. In this episode, Nadar Balata and Stev... Read more →

  • MPM 022: How to Use Design Sprints
    MPM 022: How to Use Design Sprints
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 15:39
    Episode 22 – How Use Design Sprints to Speed Your Innovations: It stands to reason that if you don’t validate a product concept, your chances of achieving product success is limited.   In this episode, Dave Zasada and Steven Haine... Read more →
    Episode 22 – How Use Design Sprints to Speed Your Innovations: It stands to reason that if you don’t validate a product concept, your chances of achieving product success is limited.   In this episode, Dave Zasada and Steven Haine... Read more →

  • MPM 021: How to Understand the Customer Ecosystem
    MPM 021: How to Understand the Customer Ecosystem
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    Published: 3 Aug 2017 Duration: 16:41
    Episode 21 – How to Understand the Customer Ecosystem to Produce Better Results: So many people talk about the customer experience, but all experiences don’t always result in a positive outcome. In this episode, Sam Aborne and Steven Haines... Read more →
    Episode 21 – How to Understand the Customer Ecosystem to Produce Better Results: So many people talk about the customer experience, but all experiences don’t always result in a positive outcome. In this episode, Sam Aborne and Steven Haines... Read more →

  • MPM 020: Leveraging Cross-Functional Teams in Agile
    MPM 020: Leveraging Cross-Functional Teams in Agile
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    Published: 6 Jul 2017 Duration: 10:49
    Episode 20 - Leveraging Cross-Functional Teams When Agile is Used: The proliferation of intangible digital products and services has enabled many companies to use rapid development to operate more efficiently. While results are mixed, it is... Read more →
    Episode 20 - Leveraging Cross-Functional Teams When Agile is Used: The proliferation of intangible digital products and services has enabled many companies to use rapid development to operate more efficiently. While results are mixed, it is... Read more →

  • MPM 019: Enabling Product Management Success
    MPM 019: Enabling Product Management Success
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    Published: 2 Jun 2017 Duration: 17:32
    Episode 19 - Enabling Product Management Success: Product managers and product management leaders must move in lock-step in order to produce optimal outcomes.  “Re-orgs” and other organizational shifts can, unfortunately, cause people to ta... Read more →
    Episode 19 - Enabling Product Management Success: Product managers and product management leaders must move in lock-step in order to produce optimal outcomes.  “Re-orgs” and other organizational shifts can, unfortunately, cause people to ta... Read more →

  • MPM 018: How to Deliver a Better User Experience
    MPM 018: How to Deliver a Better User Experience
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    Published: 25 May 2017 Duration: 15:45
    Episode 18 - How to Deliver a Better User Experience:   As the need for speed and agility continues, product managers need to make high-velocity decisions that move faster than the speed of the market. At the same time, products must achiev... Read more →
    Episode 18 - How to Deliver a Better User Experience:   As the need for speed and agility continues, product managers need to make high-velocity decisions that move faster than the speed of the market. At the same time, products must achiev... Read more →

  • MPM 017: How To Be Effective Without a Product Leader
    MPM 017: How To Be Effective Without a Product Leader
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    Published: 2 May 2017 Duration: 16:50
    Episode 17 - How To Be Effective Without a Product Leader:   Many product managers operate in an environment where there is an absence of a product leader or chief product officer.  Alternatively, you may work remotely and operate without a... Read more →
    Episode 17 - How To Be Effective Without a Product Leader:   Many product managers operate in an environment where there is an absence of a product leader or chief product officer.  Alternatively, you may work remotely and operate without a... Read more →

  • MPM 016: Product Management Best Practices in Action
    MPM 016: Product Management Best Practices in Action
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    Published: 1 Apr 2017 Duration: 10:11
    Episode 16 - Product Management Best Practices in Action:   Product management in any company is a work in progress. In this podcast, Steven Haines interviews Mark Lehmann from Watlow Electric where they discuss Watlow's initiatives to fine... Read more →
    Episode 16 - Product Management Best Practices in Action:   Product management in any company is a work in progress. In this podcast, Steven Haines interviews Mark Lehmann from Watlow Electric where they discuss Watlow's initiatives to fine... Read more →

  • MPM 015: How To Be a Better Competitor
    MPM 015: How To Be a Better Competitor
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    Published: 21 Mar 2017 Duration: 08:38
    Episode 15 - How To Be a Better Competitor: Steven Haines reports from the road on action steps and strategies to overcome the competition and boost your success in Product Management. Hosted by Steven Haines of Sequent Learning Networks.
    Episode 15 - How To Be a Better Competitor: Steven Haines reports from the road on action steps and strategies to overcome the competition and boost your success in Product Management. Hosted by Steven Haines of Sequent Learning Networks.

  • MPM 014: How to Achieve Competitive Advantage
    MPM 014: How to Achieve Competitive Advantage
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    Published: 24 Feb 2017 Duration: 17:40
    Episode 14 - How To Achieve Competitive Advantage: Did you ever feel that everyone on your team is incredibly knowledgeable about the competitive environment? Yet, when it comes down to it, we may not have the most up to date information – ... Read more →
    Episode 14 - How To Achieve Competitive Advantage: Did you ever feel that everyone on your team is incredibly knowledgeable about the competitive environment? Yet, when it comes down to it, we may not have the most up to date information – ... Read more →

  • MPM 013: How to Succeed as a Product Manager in a Tech Company
    MPM 013: How to Succeed as a Product Manager in a Tech Company
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    Published: 28 Jan 2017 Duration: 23:31
    Episode 13 - How to Succeed as a Product Manager in a Tech Company: Tech is everywhere, and has been for eons… and product management is used widely, yet variably, across the technology universe.  Research shows that product managers in tec... Read more →
    Episode 13 - How to Succeed as a Product Manager in a Tech Company: Tech is everywhere, and has been for eons… and product management is used widely, yet variably, across the technology universe.  Research shows that product managers in tec... Read more →

  • MPM 012: Overcoming The Product Manager's Dilemma
    MPM 012: Overcoming The Product Manager's Dilemma
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    Published: 13 Jan 2017 Duration: 12:33
    Episode 12 - Overcoming The Product Manager's Dilemma Most product managers don’t have direct reports, so they must resort to relationship building, influencing, and other techniques to get things done. Your job can be made easier if you fo... Read more →
    Episode 12 - Overcoming The Product Manager's Dilemma Most product managers don’t have direct reports, so they must resort to relationship building, influencing, and other techniques to get things done. Your job can be made easier if you fo... Read more →

  • MPM 011: Inspiring Your Team With Customer Stories
    MPM 011: Inspiring Your Team With Customer Stories
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    Published: 20 Dec 2016 Duration: 09:40
    Episode 11 - Inspiring Your Team With Customer Stories Customers are the focal point for our products and services. It's incumbent on product managers to hear and convey the voice of the customer in stories to others that inspire creativity... Read more →
    Episode 11 - Inspiring Your Team With Customer Stories Customers are the focal point for our products and services. It's incumbent on product managers to hear and convey the voice of the customer in stories to others that inspire creativity... Read more →

  • MPM 010: From Aerospace to Basketballs
    MPM 010: From Aerospace to Basketballs
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    Published: 15 Dec 2016 Duration: 12:54
    Episode 10 - From Aerospace to Basketballs Every business needs Product Management. When it’s done right, strategies are clear, teams are aligned, and results are achieved. Steven Haines talks to Jake Licht, COO of Baden Sports, on how he u... Read more →
    Episode 10 - From Aerospace to Basketballs Every business needs Product Management. When it’s done right, strategies are clear, teams are aligned, and results are achieved. Steven Haines talks to Jake Licht, COO of Baden Sports, on how he u... Read more →