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A New Approach Called the Waif Startup
September 4, 2013

A New Approach Called the Waif Startup

I like the Lean Startup methodology, but I am not sure it goes far enough. I am now recommending a disruptive new approach which I have aptly named the Waif Startup. It’s so lean…

Did Your Product Manager Really Say That?
August 29, 2013

Did Your Product Manager Really Say That?

Everyone I know in technology picks up jargon and funky talk as a way of fitting in or standing out in the office. Sometimes the ‘MBA speak’ is used to obfuscate what is really…

Managing Requirements: Who's in Charge Here?
August 26, 2013

Managing Requirements: Who's in Charge Here?

Efficient requirements management takes skill even in single product / single target market companies, but in more complex organizations it takes real expertise.

Hey Sales Guy — Stop Pissing Off The Engineers
August 18, 2013

Hey Sales Guy — Stop Pissing Off The Engineers

So you are the sales god — savior of the business — and the go-to-guy when that deal must get closed to save the quarter. You can sniff a wanting customer through your smartphone.…

Kanban — Is It Hurting Your Engineers?
July 28, 2013

Kanban — Is It Hurting Your Engineers?

Two-thirds of Americans say they are on a diet at any given time to improve their health, very few are actually getting leaner. More than 90% of all diets fail. And 75% result in…

The Alpha Engineer
July 21, 2013

The Alpha Engineer

The Alpha Engineer rules Silicon Valley and all great technology ecosystems. He holds the highest rank in technical communities worldwide and is rewarded with the greatest access…

Help! — My Product Manager Lost His Mojo
July 14, 2013

Help! — My Product Manager Lost His Mojo

Brief periods of misdirection and confusion have happened to me and every product manager I have managed or worked with. When it happens, it’s everyone’s responsibility to…

Why Do We Build Products That Suck?
July 7, 2013

Why Do We Build Products That Suck?

Is your product unsatisfying to customers? Worse, do you hate working on it? It’s one thing for your customers who probably only need to tolerate it for less than an hour or so a…

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