3 Reasons You Should Befriend the "Old Guy" (or Lady) in the Office

3 Reasons You Should Befriend the "Old Guy" (or Lady) in the Office

The tech industry is rife with age discrimination. For example, I couldn’t even find a stock photo of “tech worker in his 50s or 60s” for this article.

At my new job I work with a 62-year-old product manager. The best thing?

He’s a great product manager, a wealth of information, and now a mentor.

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5 Product Management Lessons I Learned from Game of Thrones

5 Product Management Lessons I Learned from Game of Thrones

I’m Game of Thrones obsessed. Coming into the final season, I reflect on product management and leadership lessons I’ve learned throughout my decade of watching and reading Game of Thrones.

Here are 5 product management lessons that I’ve learned from watching the greatest show on earth: GoT.

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A Guide To Negotiating Salary for Women in Tech

A Guide To Negotiating Salary for Women in Tech

I've heard from both the Tech Ladies and Women in Product Facebook groups that the #1 question(s) received have to do with how to negotiate salary for a new job.

Here are 5 tips for negotiating the best possible product manager offer.

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3 Ways to Use Empathy as a Product Manager

3 Ways to Use Empathy as a Product Manager

I got root canal this week, and it made me think about what an enormously empathetic person my dentist is. “Product managers can learn a lot from her,” I thought.

Here are 3 ways in which you can use empathy to build stronger teams, and stronger products. 

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A Guide to Taking Over a Half-Finished Product Part 2: 5 Steps for Weeks 2-4

A Guide to Taking Over a Half-Finished Product Part 2: 5 Steps for Weeks 2-4

You're past the first week; You now understand the goals and the timeline, and your team is working well together. Now you're ready to make some real progress.

Here are 5 steps for Taking Over a Half-Built Product, Weeks 2-4.

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A Guide to Taking Over a Half-Finished Product Part 1: 5 Steps for Week 1

A Guide to Taking Over a Half-Finished Product Part 1: 5 Steps for Week 1

As product managers, we rarely have the luxury of being assigned a brand-new product or feature to manage. Most of us take over a product or feature that's 'in progress.' As product managers, we're often picking up where another PM left off.

Here are 5 steps for Week 1 of picking up a mid-build product.

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