High Powered Product Teams, Five Factors That Can Spring Your Team to Success

High Powered Product Teams

Five Factors That Can Spring Your Team to Success

Greg Geracie -- President of Actuation Consulting

A recent global study of product teams found that there are five key factors that are common across high performance product teams. When these factors are effectively in place, product teams stand a 67% probability of achieving high performance. In their absence a miserable 2%! In addition to the five factors we will also take a closer look at some revealing statistics regarding the prevalence of the various product development methodologies in use today. Our regression analysis revealed a shocking finding that runs counter to conventional wisdom. Join us to learn more!

About the Speaker

Greg Geracie -- provides product management advisory services and training courses to some of the nation’s most well-known organizations. Actuation Consulting provides popular training courses for product managers as well as product teams. Mr. Geracie is also the author of Take Charge Product Management©. Greg is an Adjunct Professor at DePaul University's College of Computing and Digital Media where he teaches a course on high-tech product management.

Agenda (November 15, 2012):

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Networking and Refreshments

7:00 PM to 7:15 PM – Announcements /Introduction

7:15 PM to 9:00 PM - Featured Speaker with Q&A


Early-Bird/Pre-Registration/Door registration by November 10th/14th/15th

PDMA Members - $25/$30/$35

Non-Members - $35/$40/$45

Discount Codes:

Student -- 50% non-member rate only

Unemployed -- 60% member or non-member rate

Faculty -- $10 off member or non-member rate

Affiliate Membership organizations, use discount codes provided

Northwestern Students please use NWNstudent


REGISTRATION LINK: http://www.pdma.org/p/cm/ld/fid=521

Seats are limited -- register early- don’t miss this event!



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  • Steven R. J.

    Greg Gracie is a great speaker and very knowledgeable in product teams.

    November 16, 2012

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