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From Product Camp Austin Winter 2009 - a product management lessons learned discussion covering research, innovation, communications, positioning, politics, delivering results, and other good stuff to …

From Product Camp Austin Winter 2009 - a product management lessons learned discussion covering research, innovation, communications, positioning, politics, delivering results, and other good stuff to know

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  • 1. Why is Everyone Mad at Me? (a product manager good stuff to know discussion) Joshua Duncan http://twitter.com/joshua_d
  • 2. Finance Customers Competitors Product Management Development Sales Market
  • 3. Product Manager
  • 4. CUSTOMER RESEARCH DO AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE, AS OFTEN AS POSSIBLE
  • 5. Most people don't know what they want until they see it in context* *Predictably Irrational
  • 6. Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known* * Carl Sagan
  • 7. 50% of a company's innovation should come from consumer input and designers* *Patricia Seybold (CEO for Seybold Group)
  • 8. Time To Innovate?
  • 9. P&G’s New Product Success Rate Is Between 50-60%* *The Game Changer, Lafley
  • 10. 43% of Americans, 39% of British, 60% of Dutch and 47% of Australians rate themselves as ‘time poor’ Venture investments into IT down 14.5% in 2008 $3.7 billion worth of digital music sold in 2008 298 mln 2008 US 13 hours of video are video game uploaded to YouTube Internet users every minute, while 1 in China in sales billion videos are reached 2008 watched. A day $21.33 blnPC sales down 0.4% Global in Q4 2008 2009 IT spending to fall 3% US consumer electronics shipments to generate $171 billion http://www.itfacts.biz/, http://trendwatching.com in 2009
  • 11. The greatest problem in communication is the illusion that it has been accomplished* - George Bernard Shaw
  • 12. Pick Any Two - Good, Fast, Cheap
  • 13. WHY? “The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.” – Peter F. Drucker
  • 14. Product Management is Inherently Political* *Art of Product Management, Mironov
  • 15. Managing Internal Conflict
  • 16. I WILL FIND A WAY
  • 17. ZEN Passionately Detached http://www.flickr.com/photos/filicudi/272591878/
  • 18. THE END