Curated content about Product Management and Marketing. From idea validation to achieving product/market fit.
Hi product people,
What’s one new app or feature that you’ve been wanting to try but haven’t yet? For me, it was Instagram Stories. I finally started embracing it as of yesterday and it’s been a lot of fun. You can check them out here.
This week’s content is all about doing guerrilla research, the right way to announce product updates and a look into the evolution of Instagram product.
WATCH it because in this video, Monal Choksi Head of Research at Lyft who also previously built the same time at SoundCloud explains what guerrilla research is by sharing five principles to make it effective within your product development process.
READ it because in this post, Kurt Wagner from Recode writes about how Instagram product has evolved in the past year and how Kevin Weil, Instagram’s head of product has worked on turning Kevin Systrom (and his own) visions into reality. By the way, are we connected on Instagram? This is my profile where I’ve started embracing the Stories feature, let me know what you think.
READ it because in this post, Hiten Shah shares the right way and the wrong way to announce product updates. He believes doing it the right way can help you build a long-term relationship with your customers.
HEAR it because in this podcast, Owen Adams, SVP of Product at The Muse, shares what he’s learned from 10 years at Intuit and how he thinks product managers can
transition from large companies to startups and how to operate with resource
constraints. He also shares what larger companies can learn from startups.
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