• Webinar: What is Human Product Management by Volkswagen Sr PM

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2UUpPmj *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** Product Manager, Product Director, Product Excellence... Why are there so many “product” positions? What are they good for? In the rise of the PM role, we are seeing a fierce competition for defining the job. But what makes a good PM? And what do they do right? In this session, we will explore this and much more, with Erik Silk, Senior Digital Product Manager for Volkswagen. Main takeaways: -Everyone you work with is a human being with all the complications that come with it, not a "resource", -As a Product Manager, your role above almost all others is to bridge those human gaps through empathy and communication -When things go wrong, or right,, be open, honest, patient and keep in mind that technology and teammates and customers are all complex and imperfect Meet the Speaker: Erik Silk Erik Silk is a Senior Digital Product Manager at Volkswagen in Washington. In the past, he has co-founded Pagamus. Erik became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/erik-silk-73345917/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2UUpPmj) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • What is a Global Product Playbook by Expedia Product Leader

    Product School Seattle

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2Sc51EI *** Being a Product Manager requires structured and organized thinking. Frameworks and toolkits are a handy and effective way to approach problems. Product Managers will learn about many and develop their own throughout their product careers. Main takeaways: - Strategy: Segment. Listen. Think Big. - Execution: Customize. Automate. Manage risk. - Team leadership: Hire right. Adapt processes. Build culture. Meet the Speaker: Kaia Laursen Kaia Laursen is a Product Leader at Expedia Group in Seattle. She has previously worked as Global Corporate Strategy Analyst at Starbucks. Kaia became a Product Manager and found that her wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kaia-laursen-a391652/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (206)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2Sc51EI) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • Webinar: What is Digital Gaming in PM by Boeing Product Manager

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2JitPf6 *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** This session will cover the unique world of Product Management in the gaming industry. We will be covering avenues to breaking into the gaming industry along with thoughts and opinions on the challenges that the gaming industry brings to the field of Product Management that you don't see in other industries. Using my experience heading up the eSports Digital Product Management line at Wizards of the Coast for Magic the Gathering, I have unique examples and lessons learned from the products I've seen from concept to cash. The gaming industry is growing exponentially and it's vital to be prepared if you are planning on hopping on board. Main takeaways: - How to get a Product Management job in the gaming industry - What the unique challenges are that gaming brings to Product Management - Tips on how to effectively manage the business and the game studio in harmony Meet the Speaker: Tony Pagliocco Tony Pagliocco worked at Wizards of the Coast, on the game Magic: the Gathering, for 6 years working both in the Enterprise Applications and the Global Organized Play / eSports teams as Principal Product Manager. Tony led development and release of the Magic Pro Tour Payment System which reduced payments from 6 months to 4 business days. In addition, Tony was the Principal Product Manager for the global ranking system, Planeswalker Points and the Pro Tour Tournament Operations Software, WLTR,. Tony also played on a national competitive level for several years as well before working at Wizards. Tony graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Computer Science and currently he works for Boeing's Analytics team and lives in Federal Way, WA. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/tonypagliocco/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2JitPf6) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • How to be an Effective Product Manager by Amazon Senior PM

    1000 124th Avenue NE, Suite 100, Bellevue, WA 98005

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2VRwmOC *** As a Product Manager, you’re responsible for delivering products and features that both delight customers and move the company closer to its top-line metrics. However, how do you know whether the individual features you ship each sprint or each quarter are successful? Learn about the most important advice here: Main takeaways: - Why designing a voice forward experience, such as Alexa, is hard to do - Tips / learnings from my experience working on Alexa for the past 2 years - People, product and process related "tricks" I use to be effective at my job Meet the Speaker: Roopali Kaujalgi Roopali Kaujalgi is a Senior Product Manager at Amazon in Seattle. She has previously worked as Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. Roopali became a Product Manager and found that her wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/roopalikaujalgi/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (206)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2VRwmOC) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • Product Management Live Chat by Capital One Product Owner

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2VU4euz *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** Join in and get all your Product Management questions answered during our online event with Mark Yamashita, Product Owner at Capital One. Some questions that will be answered include: 1. What is the best part of being a Product Manager? 2. What is the worst part of being a Product Manager? 3. What do you look for in a Product Management resume and/or candidate? 4. What was a difficult Product Manager interview question you’ve had? And how did you answer it? 5. Have you ever felt like you didn’t understand the technology on a product? What did you do to compensate? Meet the Speaker: Mark Yamashita Mark Yamashita is a Product Owner at Capital One in Toronto. He has previously worked as Staff Software Developer at IBM. Mark became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/mark-yamashita-b1234b40/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2VU4euz) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • Webinar: How to Get into Product by Director of PM at Splunk

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2IbkTpK *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** Product Management today is the hot trend that everyone wants to be a part of. And there's lots that you can learn from established professionals. So when you're starting out your Product Management career, how should you go about it? What are the key tools you need to consider? Come find out this Thursday with Narayanan Krishnamoorthy from Splunk. Main takeaways: -You can become a Product Manager regardless of your current role -There are multiple paths to getting into Product Management which includes getting an MBA or choosing intermediary roles like Technical Marketing/Solutions Architect etc -As a new Product Manager you'll be most successful if you build on your stren Meet the Speaker: Narayanan Krishnamoorthy Narayanan Krishnamoorthy is a Director, Field Product Management for Security Markets at Splunk in California. He has previously worked as Director, Product Management - Cloud, Platforms at Aerohive Networks. Narayanan became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/narayanankrishnamoorthy/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2IbkTpK) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • How to be a Star Communicator by Groupon Sr Technical PM

    Product School Seattle

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2FJOcOL *** Being a Product Manager requires structured and organized thinking. Frameworks and toolkits are a handy and effective way to approach problems. Product Managers will learn about many and develop their own throughout their product careers. Main takeaways: - What's common and what's not with respect to communication traits in various types of Product Manager roles - Knowing the Audiences Product Managers interact with on a regular and irregular basis - Balancing Breadth, Depth and Speed of communication as a Product Manager Meet the Speaker: Mehar Yeleti Mehar Yeleti is a Senior Technical Product Manager at Groupon in Seattle. He has previously worked as Senior Product Manager specialising in Personalization at Nordstrom. Mehar became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/meharyeleti/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (206)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2FJOcOL) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • How to Identify Your Innate Strengths as a PM by Rover.com PM

    Product School Seattle

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2DU8tPg *** Product Managers don't wake up one day fully formed, great at everything. Their skills are developed over time. This talk provides a framework for identifying your innate strengths and areas of opportunity as they relate to the Product Management discipline. Main takeaways: - Most PM skills fall into one of 3 categories: analytical, execution-focused, or design-focused - It’s expected that you’re going to be naturally better in some areas than others and that you’ll get more well-rounded over time - For individual contributors: Identify your areas of strength and weakness, and make career choices consciously with those in mind - For managers: Build a well-rounded team of individuals with a variety of strengths Meet the Speaker: Alyssa Levitz Alyssa is currently a Product Manager at Seattle-based Rover.com, the world’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers. She has worked on its on-demand dog walking product since its initial launch 1.5 years ago, focusing on product scalability and the in-app experience for dog walkers. She previously worked as a PM at Microsoft SharePoint, Yammer, and Facebook. In her spare time, she is working with her dog Hudson to become a certified Therapy Dog team. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/alyssa-levitz-30b7b225/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (206)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2DU8tPg) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • Product Management Live Chat by Instacart Sr Product Manager

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2KLo9eu *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? This is an exclusive Ask Me Anything session to give you a chance to ask every question you’ve ever had, with JJ Tang, Product @ Instacart. He will discuss what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and what it takes to get your foot in the door. You’ll also get the inside scoop on the day-to-day work as a PM, the challenges of the job and personal insight from JJ's experience of working at different companies. Meet the Speaker: JJ Tang JJ Tang is a Senior Product Manager at Instacart. He is an exceptional leader that proves profound feedback to his team. View Speaker's Full Profile (https://productschool.com/instructor/JJ-Tang) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2KLo9eu) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

  • How to Grow as a Product Manager by Remitly Lead Product Manager

    1000 124th Avenue NE, Suite 100, Bellevue, WA 98005

    ***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2IUgF7I *** As a Product Manager, you’re responsible for delivering products and features that both delight customers and move the company closer to its top-line metrics. However, how do you know whether the individual features you ship each sprint or each quarter are successful? Learn about the most important advice here: Main takeaways: - Identifying what you want and what the company's needs are - Deciding your career path, building judgement, and developing cross-functional skills - Leveraging frameworks to win and practical skills to succeed Meet the Speaker: Vamsi Narla Vamsi Narla is a Lead Product Manager at Remitly in Seattle. He has previously worked as Software Engineer at Google. Vamsi became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/vamsi-narla-5535521/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first served basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (206)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2IUgF7I) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite