6 Pieces of Advice to Help PMs Handle Team Burnout

“Ugh, Monday’s here already!”“I just can’t wait for this project to end and finally take a break.”“I’m tired of being tired all the time.” It’s startling how often we hear these things being said all around us but are too immersed in a whirlpool of our own tasks and to-dos to even notice. Sure, we’re … Read more

Design Principles: The Guiding Light for all Your Product Decisions

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“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.” – Roy Disney One of the most, or perhaps, the most difficult things to do when running a business or managing a product is decision-making. Decision-making from a position of authority is never really a pleasurable activity, considering the outcome, especially in … Read more

Simplifying UX Design Metrics for Product Managers

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“Usability is about people and how they understand and use things, not about technology.” – Steve Krug So here’s an enlightening lesson upfront – usability is all about the users and not the technology. As a product manager, the aim is always to build products and experiences that fulfill business goals with utmost ease and … Read more

Product Management & Product Design – What’s the Difference & How Do They Work Together?

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If you’ve been a part of product design or product management, you’re sure to have heard someone or the other say, ‘Everyone is a UXer.’ Invariably, the person saying this is a UX fellow themselves. But think about it a bit deeper – have you heard anyone ever say that about architects or graphic designers? … Read more

The New Big Enterprise Investment – UX

A decade ago, MySpace was huge. The social network took over the internet and stood tenaciously against all the competition that came in with the explosion of the internet. And yet, it took only a Facebook to completely undermine MySpace’s market share. Facebook took over the social media and grew into a network of its … Read more