Pursue a Career Path in Product Management with Parity
It has been written before that many Product Managers have became product manager by accident. Many of us had a trade or area of expertise but woke up one morning and realised we were now Product Managers. This is a good thing. What an awesome way to spend your time and creative juices. But, what to do when you want to continue your career progression in the field of Product Management? Say hi to Parity Consulting.
If you’re someone with passion and purpose, you could be the next ReachOut Product Manager.
ReachOut is Australia’s leading online mental health organisation for young people, providing practical support to help them get through everything from everyday issues to tough times.
Location: Pyrmont, Sydney.
What Does it Mean for Product Managers?
Product Management – it can be a lonely, 24-7, thankless grind. Day in and day out, you empathise with customers, wrangle with development, sooth executives, and coax marketing. But you’re asking yourself: am I doing it right? Is there a better way? Could I do with a justifiable day out of the office?
If you are thinking this then good news – there is a way to answer all of these questions! It is called Leading the Product – Australia’s only dedicated product innovation conference.
How Corporates Can Innovate Like a Startup
GUEST PRESENTATION: Brisbane Product Talks Meetup 25 August 2016
Corporates have a huge advantage when it comes to commercialising innovation. Yet they are often outperformed and out-innovated by fast-moving startups. Brett Geoghegan, serial entrepreneur, veteran of Silicon Valley and startup advisor at BlueChilli illustrates how Product Managers can foster innovation, reduce brand risk, and leverage opportunities by thinking like a startup. The talk centred around insights from real-life projects Brett had personally been involved with, as well as observations from 16 years in the startup ecosystem.
In August 2016, I travelled from Sydney to Boulder, Colorado on a wing and a prayer for a conference that promised to help entrepreneurs take their business from simmering to boiling point. In two days I had a pretty big breakthrough. Here is how it happened… Continue reading...
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