Question: "According to the Blackblot PMTK Methodology™, lean startup is unrelated to product management. However, is it not true that the MVP concept is revolutionary and it has transformed how product managers think about releasing products?"→ Read More: Is the MVP Concept Revolutionary?
Question: "How would you describe a competent director of product management who oversees the product group?"→ Read More: Competent Director of Product Management
Question: "I wish to know the role of a product manager on product pricing strategy. Do you have any content? (this is for personal use and study)"→ Read More: Role of a Product Manager on Product Pricing Strategies
Question: "Do the best products win in their respective product category?"→ Read More: Best Product Wins?
Question: "What does it take to be a great product manager?"→ Read More: Competent Product Manager
Question: "Should product managers be members of the engineering team?"→ Read More: Product Manager with Engineering Team
Question: "Why are some companies merging the product manager and product owner into one role?"→ Read More: Merging the PM with the PO
Question: "What is a market-driven company?"→ Read More: What is a Market-driven Company?
Question: "What is the guideline to support adding a sales-driven feature?"→ Read More: Adding a Sales-Driven Feature
Question: "How does DevOps relate to product management?"→ Read More: DevOps and Product Management
Question: "What's the difference between product management and design thinking? Do you have a course on design thinking?"→ Read More: Product Management and Design Thinking
Question: "Just completed the PMTK course. We didn't cover lean startup, business model canvas, and metrics. Why is that?"→ Read More: Lean Startup, Business Model Canvas, and Metrics
Question: "Where can I find more information about PMTK's problem space vs. solution space concept in product management?"→ Read More: Problem Space Vs. Solution Space Concept in PMTK
Question: "What tools can companies use to determine if they should use discovery-driven approaches versus traditional?"→ Read More: Discovery-Driven Approaches Versus Traditional
Question: "The Blackblot organizational chart shows UX under Engineering. Isn't UX, at least partially, owned by product management?"→ Read More: UX under Engineering
Question: "Is there any proof that the correct product strategy will yield marketplace success?"→ Read More: Product Strategy and Marketplace Success
Question: "Is product management a leadership position?"→ Read More: Product Management Leadership Position
Question: "What is the best product strategy for enterprise software?"→ Read More: Best Product Strategy
Question: "You often speak about the concept of planning as an imperative and integral part of PMTK and of a product manager's job. Why is it so important?"→ Read More: Planning an Integral Part of PMTK
Along with Occam's Razor principle for problem-solving, Russell's Teapot is one of two guiding principles that were instrumental in formulating the Blackblot PMTK Methodology™.→ Read More: Russell's Teapot in PMTK
Question: "You wrote about over-engineering at technology driven-companies. What is an over-engineered product?"→ Read More: Over-engineered Product
Occam's Razor argues that the simplest explanation is often the most correct, and that the more conditions you need to provide to support you explanation reduce the credibility of that explanation.→ Read More: Occam's Razor in PMTK
Question: "What is digital product management?"→ Read More: Digital Product Management
Question: "There seems to be several Venn diagrams floating around the internet trying to explain product management. Does Blackblot also have a Venn diagram?"→ Read More: Product Management Venn Diagrams
Question: "During the training the instructor explained that PMTK is a methodology, not a framework. But a google search shows the terms framework and methodology being used interchangeably for many things. Can you please clarify?"→ Read More: Framework, Model, Method, Methodology - What are they?